1989 GMC Safari Batteries

Get a New GMC Safari Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1989 GMC Safari today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

The Right Battery Size for a 1989 GMC Safari

Not sure what battery to get for your GMC Safari? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your GMC Safari.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
78-1 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance months 700
75FT-3 L4/2.5L Replacement 36 months Performance months 700
78-AGM L4/2.5L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
75-2 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance months 650
78FT-2 V6/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 800
78-AGM V6/4.3L Replacement 36 months Performance months 740
BATTERIES

L4/2.5L

- Battery: 78-1

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: 75FT-3

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: 78-AGM

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

V6/4.3L

- Battery: 75-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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 Safari Car Batteries

Sadly, your GMC Safari won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Safari’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 1989 GMC Safari running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with GMC-specific recommendations for Safari battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Is There a DieHard Battery for Safaris?

Your GMC Safari deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. Your Safari needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even some of the toughest conditions. DieHard batteries go above and beyond using the latest innovative technology to meet the expanding power requirements of new vehicles. They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Go with a DieHard battery for your Safari and have the peace of mind that your battery will perform when you need it. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

After Buying 1989 GMC Safari Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1989 GMC Safari? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Safari Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Safari-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Safari battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old Safari battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do DieHard batteries cost for your GMC Safari? GMC Safari 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.