Car Batteries for 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban

Get a New GMC R1500 Suburban Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Battery Size & Replacement for 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban

Not sure what battery to get for your GMC R1500 Suburban? Use the following chart to find information on GMC R1500 Suburban battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
75-2 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V8/5.0L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
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
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

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

V8/6.2L

- 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

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

Shopping for GMC R1500 Suburban Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your GMC R1500 Suburban until you don't want to anymore. But your R1500 Suburban's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your GMC R1500 Suburban stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand GMC service recommendations for R1500 Suburban battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose a DieHard Battery for Your R1500 Suburban?

We only want what’s best for your GMC R1500 Suburban, which is why we carry just that. Your R1500 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 growing power demands of new vehicles. A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Buy a DieHard battery for your GMC R1500 Suburban and have the peace of mind that performance will be there when you need it most. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Caring for a New GMC R1500 Suburban Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your GMC R1500 Suburban? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by 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.

Answers to Your R1500 Suburban Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a R1500 Suburban-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my R1500 Suburban battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old R1500 Suburban battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for GMC R1500 Suburbans? GMC R1500 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.