1986 GMC C2500 Car Batteries

GMC C2500 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 GMC C2500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 1986 GMC C2500

Need more info about GMC C2500 batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your C2500.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
78-1 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
78FT-2 V6/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V6/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
75-2 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
78-1 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
75FT-3 V8/6.2L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM V8/6.2L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
78-1 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
78FT-2 V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
75-2 L6/4.8L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 L6/4.8L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM L6/4.8L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
75-2 V8/7.4L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/5.0L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

V8/6.2L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/6.2L

- 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: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

L6/4.8L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L6/4.8L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

L6/4.8L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for GMC C2500 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your GMC C2500 until you don't want to anymore. But your C2500'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 C2500’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, 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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1986 GMC C2500 running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with GMC’s service specs for C2500 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Firestone Has DieHard Batteries for  C2500s

We know what’s best for your GMC C2500, which is why we carry just that. Your C2500 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 expanding power needs of new vehicles. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Go with a DieHard battery for your C2500 and drive with confidence knowing that performance will be there when you need it most. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Making Your C2500’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your GMC C2500? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked C2500 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are GMC C2500-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my C2500 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 cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old C2500 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do DieHard batteries cost for your GMC C2500? You can find affordable C2500 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every DieHard battery comes with extra coverage thanks to DieHard Assurance and a free replacement warranty.