Car Batteries for 1985 Ford Escort

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
MT-58 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 540
MT-58 L4/1.9L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 540
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-58

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 540

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MT-58

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 540

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.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Escorts?

We only want what’s best for your Ford Escort, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Ford Escort. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1985 Ford Escort. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

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 Ford Escort batteries? Get affordable prices on Ford Escort batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

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.