1997 Ford Escort Car Batteries

Ford Escort Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 Ford Escort today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 1997 Ford Escort

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 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance months 550
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: 58-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

Shopping for Ford Escort Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Ford Escort until you don't want to anymore. But your Escort's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from 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 sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1997 Ford Escort. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Ford’s service specs for Escort battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Find the Right DieHard Battery for Your Escort

We only want what’s best for your Ford Escort, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Your Escort needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard Escort batteries surpass expectations using state-of-the-art advancements to satisfy the expanding power needs of modern vehicles A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Buy 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 1997 Ford Escort Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1997 Ford Escort? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, 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, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won'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 lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest 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.