1989 Honda Civic Batteries

Get a New Honda Civic Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1989 Honda Civics today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Battery Size & Replacement for 1989 Honda Civic

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
51-2 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance months 500
51-2 L4/1.5L Replacement 24 months Performance months 500
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: 51-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

L4/1.5L

- Battery: 51-2

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Shopping for Honda Civic Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Honda Civic until you don't want to anymore. But your Civic's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Civic’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1989 Honda Civic. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Honda’s service specs for Civic battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose a DieHard Battery for Your Civic?

We only want what’s best for your Honda Civic, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Your Civic needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard Civic batteries surpass expectations using the latest innovative technology to meet the expanding power needs of new vehicles. They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Honda Civic and have the peace of mind that your battery will perform when you need it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

After Buying 1989 Honda Civic Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1989 Honda Civic? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Civic Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Honda Civic-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my Civic battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead Civic battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Honda Civic’s battery cost if I get a DieHard battery? Get affordable prices on Honda Civic 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.
  • How long is a car battery good for? You can usually get three to five years out of your car battery. However, battery type, how well you maintain your battery, and your driving habits can all affect your battery’s lifespan.
  • Why is there white, flaky stuff around my Civic’s battery post? A chemical reaction between battery acid and the air can cause a white, crusty buildup to form on the terminals of your Civic car battery. This buildup — known as corrosion — can impede the flow of electricity and cause a range of issues, from poor performance to premature battery failure.
  •  How do I clean corrosion off my Civic vehicle battery? Regularly inspect the terminals and clean them with a mixture of baking soda and water, a wire brush, and a rag. Disconnect the battery cables before cleaning to help avoid the risk of electrical shock. Always reference and follow the instructions in your vehicle owner’s manual prior to disconnecting the battery cables.
  •  Who carries Civic batteries near me? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care sells and installs Civic batteries in your neighborhood. Our Firestone Direct mobile vans can even come to you and do it! Learn more about mobile battery services.