Car Batteries for 1988 GMC K3500

GMC K3500 Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1988 GMC K3500 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 1988 GMC K3500

Need more info about GMC K3500 batteries? Use the following chart to find information on GMC K3500 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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
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 V8/7.4L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V8/7.4L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

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

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: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

Shopping for GMC K3500 Car Batteries

Sadly, your GMC K3500 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your K3500’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1988 GMC K3500. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with GMC’s service specs for K3500 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.

Find the Right DieHard Battery for Your K3500

Your GMC K3500 deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. Your vehicle needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard batteries shatter expectations using the latest innovative technology to satisfy the increasing power needs of new vehicles. Don't call a DieHard battery ordinary. It's an extraordinary battery. Go with a DieHard battery for your K3500 and drive with confidence knowing that performance will be there when you need it most. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

After Buying 1988 GMC K3500 Battery

Did you recently have a new 1988 GMC K3500 car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked K3500 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your GMC K3500 battery, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my K3500 battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old K3500 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for GMC K3500s? Get affordable prices on GMC K3500 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.