1988 GMC R1500 Suburban Car Batteries

Get a Battery for Your GMC R1500 Suburban

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 GMC R1500 Suburban today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

1988 GMC R1500 Suburban Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about GMC R1500 Suburban batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your GMC R1500 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
75-2 V8/6.2L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
75FT-3 V8/6.2L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
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: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

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 slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim 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 needed, get your GMC R1500 Suburban a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with GMC-specific recommendations for R1500 Suburban car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Firestone Has DieHard Batteries for  R1500 Suburbans

Your GMC R1500 Suburban deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Your vehicle needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even the most extreme conditions. DieHard R1500 Suburban batteries surpass expectations using the latest innovative technology to meet the expanding power requirements of new vehicles. They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Buy a DieHard battery for your GMC R1500 Suburban and get behind the wheel with confidence. Why? Because your battery will perform when you need it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

After Buying 1988 GMC R1500 Suburban Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 GMC R1500 Suburban? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your R1500 Suburban Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why doesn’t my R1500 Suburban battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead R1500 Suburban battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do DieHard batteries cost for your GMC R1500 Suburban? 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.