2001 Ford Escort Batteries

2001 Ford Escort Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get 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
MT-58 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 540
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-58

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 540

Shopping for Ford Escort Car Batteries

Your Escort doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 2001 Ford Escort battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance 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. With computerized testing we 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 2001 Ford Escort. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Ford-specific recommendations for Escort battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Escort, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Escort?

We only want what’s best for your Ford Escort, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Ford Escort. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. Your 2001 Ford Escort needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2001 Ford Escort Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Ford Escort? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets 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, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my Escort battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • 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. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Ford Escort Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2001 Ford Escort at Firestone Complete Auto Care.