1988 GMC C1500 Batteries

GMC C1500 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 GMC C1500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Battery Size & Replacement for 1988 GMC C1500

Need more info about GMC C1500 batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your C1500.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
75-2 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V6/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-1 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
75FT-3 V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
78-1 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
75FT-3 V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
78-1 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
78FT-2 V8/6.2L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/6.2L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/6.2L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/6.2L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for GMC C1500 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your GMC C1500 until you don't want to anymore. But your C1500's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your C1500’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1988 GMC C1500 running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand GMC service recommendations for C1500 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Is There a DieHard Battery for C1500s?

We know what’s best for your GMC C1500, which is why we carry just that. Your C1500 needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard batteries go above and beyond and house the latest 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 C1500 and drive with confidence knowing that your battery will perform when you need it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

After Buying 1988 GMC C1500 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your GMC C1500? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked C1500 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are GMC C1500-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my C1500 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at 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 happens to my old C1500 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do DieHard batteries cost for your GMC C1500? 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.