1987 GMC G3500 Car Batteries

Get a Battery for Your GMC G3500

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1987 GMC G3500 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 1987 GMC G3500

Researching battery replacements for your GMC G3500? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your GMC G3500.

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

V8/6.2L

- 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: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

Buying a Replacement Battery for GMC G3500

Sadly, your GMC G3500 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your G3500’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 needed, get your GMC G3500 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with GMC’s service specs for G3500 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Is There a DieHard Battery for G3500s?

Your GMC G3500 deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. Your G3500 needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even some of the toughest conditions. DieHard batteries go above and beyond using the latest innovative technology to fuel the expanding power requirements of new vehicles and their accessories. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your GMC G3500 and drive with confidence knowing that performance will be there when you're counting on it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

Caring for a New GMC G3500 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your GMC G3500? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked G3500 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your GMC G3500 battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my G3500 battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old G3500 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my GMC G3500’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? You can find affordable G3500 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.