1986 GMC C1500 Batteries

1986 GMC C1500 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your GMC C1500? Use the following chart to find information on GMC C1500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
V6/4.3L Replacement months Performance months
V8/5.7L Replacement months Performance months
V8/5.0L Replacement months Performance months
V8/6.2L Replacement months Performance months
BATTERIES

V6/4.3L

- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

V8/5.7L

- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

V8/5.0L

- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

V8/6.2L

- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

Buying a Replacement Battery for GMC C1500

Your C1500 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 GMC C1500 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, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local 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 needed, get your GMC C1500 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with GMC-specific recommendations for C1500 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your C1500, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Firestone Has DieHard Batteries for  C1500s

We know what’s best for your GMC C1500, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Your C1500 needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even some of the toughest conditions. DieHard batteries shatter expectations using the latest innovative technology to meet the growing power needs of new vehicles. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your GMC C1500 and get behind the wheel with confidence. Why? Because performance will be there when you need it most. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Making Your C1500’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1986 GMC C1500 car battery installed? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked C1500 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a C1500-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my C1500 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar 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 C1500 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my GMC C1500’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Get affordable prices on GMC C1500 batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, all DieHard car batteries come with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.

Get a New GMC C1500 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 GMC C1500 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.