2005 Ford Explorer Car Batteries

Ford Explorer Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2005 Ford Explorer at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 2005 Ford Explorer

Not sure what battery to get for your Ford Explorer? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Ford Explorer.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
65-1 V8/4.6L Replacement 36 months Performance months 850
65-2 V8/4.6L Replacement 36 months Performance months 850
65-AGM V8/4.6L Replacement 36 months Performance months 750
65-1 V6/4.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 850
65-2 V6/4.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 850
65-AGM V6/4.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 750
BATTERIES

V8/4.6L

- Battery: 65-1

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V8/4.6L

- Battery: 65-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V8/4.6L

- Battery: 65-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 750

V6/4.0L

- Battery: 65-1

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V6/4.0L

- Battery: 65-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V6/4.0L

- Battery: 65-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 750

Buying a Replacement Battery for Ford Explorer

Your Explorer doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Explorer’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! 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, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2005 Ford Explorer running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Ford service recommendations for Explorer battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Is There a DieHard Battery for Explorers?

Your Ford Explorer deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. You need a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard batteries go above and beyond using the latest innovative technology to satisfy the expanding power demands of modern vehicles They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Go with a DieHard battery for your Explorer and drive with confidence knowing that your battery will perform when you need it. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Making Your Explorer’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 2005 Ford Explorer car battery installed? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Explorer Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Explorer-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Explorer battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Explorer battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Ford Explorer’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Ford Explorer batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is every DieHard battery comes with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.