Car Batteries for 1986 Ford Escort

Get a Battery for Your Ford Escort

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 Ford Escorts today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

1986 Ford Escort Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Ford Escort? Use the following chart to find information on Ford Escort battery size and cold cranking amps.

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

L4/1.9L

- Battery: 58-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

Buying a Replacement Battery for Ford Escort

Your Escort doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1986 Ford Escort battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1986 Ford Escort running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Ford service recommendations for Escort battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Is There a DieHard Battery for Escorts?

Your Ford Escort deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. You need a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard batteries go above and beyond and house the latest technology to fuel the growing power demands of new vehicles and their accessories. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Go with a DieHard battery for your Escort and have the peace of mind that performance will be there when you need it most. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Caring for a New Ford Escort Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1986 Ford Escort? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. 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 a Escort-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • 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 may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead Escort battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for Ford Escorts? You can find affordable Escort batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every DieHard battery comes with extra coverage thanks to DieHard Assurance and a free replacement warranty.