Car Batteries for 2002 Ford Escort

Battery Size & Replacement for 2002 Ford Escort

Researching battery replacements for your Ford Escort? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Ford Escort.

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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Ford Escort

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. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2002 Ford Escort running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Ford’s service specs for Escort battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Escorts?

We only want what’s best for your Ford Escort, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, 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 boom lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and boats! To run optimally, your 2002 Ford Escort requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2002 Ford Escort Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2002 Ford Escort? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life 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

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Ford Escort-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • 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 Ford Escort batteries? You can find affordable Escort batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Ford Escort Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2002 Ford Escort at Firestone Complete Auto Care.