1986 GMC K1500 Suburban Batteries

Get a Battery for Your GMC K1500 Suburban

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 GMC K1500 Suburbans today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

1986 GMC K1500 Suburban Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your GMC K1500 Suburban? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your GMC K1500 Suburban.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
75-2 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
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

V8/5.7L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

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 K1500 Suburban Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your GMC K1500 Suburban until you don't want to anymore. But your K1500 Suburban's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 1986 GMC K1500 Suburban battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your GMC K1500 Suburban a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with GMC’s service specs for K1500 Suburban battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your K1500 Suburban, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Is There a DieHard Battery for K1500 Suburbans?

We only want what’s best for your GMC K1500 Suburban, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Your K1500 Suburban 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 expanding power requirements of new vehicles. Don't call a DieHard battery ordinary. It's an extraordinary battery. Go with a DieHard battery for your K1500 Suburban and drive with confidence knowing that performance will be there when you're counting on it. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

After Buying 1986 GMC K1500 Suburban Battery

Did you recently have a new 1986 GMC K1500 Suburban car battery installed? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked K1500 Suburban Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a K1500 Suburban-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my K1500 Suburban battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting 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 local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old K1500 Suburban battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do DieHard batteries cost for your GMC K1500 Suburban? GMC K1500 Suburban batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is every DieHard battery comes with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.