Car Batteries for 1985 Ford Escort

Ford Escort Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 Ford Escort today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Battery Size & Replacement for 1985 Ford Escort

Need more info about Ford Escort batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Ford Escort battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
58-2 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance months 550
58-2 L4/1.9L Replacement 24 months Performance months 550
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: 58-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

L4/1.9L

- Battery: 58-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

Buy the Right Battery for Your Ford Escort

Your Escort doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Ford Escort stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1985 Ford Escort. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Ford service recommendations for Escort car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Find the Right DieHard Battery for Your Escort

We only want what’s best for your Ford Escort, which is why we carry just that. Your Escort needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard batteries go above and beyond using the latest innovative technology to meet the growing power needs of modern vehicles They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Ford Escort and get behind the wheel with confidence. Why? Because performance will be there when you need it most. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

After Buying 1985 Ford Escort Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Ford Escort? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Escort Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Ford Escort-specific, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my Escort battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old Escort battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for Ford Escorts? Get affordable prices on Ford Escort batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, all DieHard car batteries come with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.
  •  How long do car batteries last? Car battery lifespan varies depending on a few factors, including driving conditions, accessories,  how well it’s maintained, and the type of battery. On average, a car battery lasts about three to five years.
  • What is the white, crusty substance accumulating on my Escort’s battery post? A chemical reaction between battery acid and the air can cause a white, crusty buildup to form on the terminals of your Escort car battery. This buildup — known as corrosion — can impede the flow of electricity and cause a range of issues, from poor performance to premature battery failure.
  • What do I do about corrosion on my Escort car battery? You can help prevent or get rid of corrosion by regularly inspecting and cleaning your battery terminals. Before cleaning your battery, see your Escort owner's manual to learn how to disconnect the battery cables. After disconnecting the cables, use a mixture of water and baking soda, a wire brush, and a rag to carefully clean the terminals.
  • Where can I find a battery for my Escort? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care sells and installs Escort batteries in your neighborhood. Our Firestone Direct mobile vans can even come to you and do it! Learn more about mobile battery services.