1988 GMC G3500 Car Batteries

GMC G3500 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 GMC G3500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

1988 GMC G3500 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get 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 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
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 V8/7.4L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
78FT-2 V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
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
BATTERIES

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

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

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 78FT-2

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V8/7.4L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

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

Shopping for GMC G3500 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your GMC G3500 until you don't want to anymore. But your G3500's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last 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 lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1988 GMC G3500 running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand GMC service recommendations for G3500 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your G3500, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Firestone Has DieHard Batteries for  G3500s

We only want what’s best for your GMC G3500, 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 shatter expectations using the latest innovative technology to satisfy the increasing power demands of new vehicles and their accessories. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Buy a DieHard battery for your GMC G3500 and have the peace of mind 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? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked G3500 Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your GMC G3500 battery, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my G3500 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 in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old G3500 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my GMC G3500’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Get affordable prices on GMC G3500 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.