1996 Honda Civic Car Batteries

1996 Honda Civic Battery Replacement & Size

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
MT-51R L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-51R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Buy the Right Battery for Your Honda Civic

Sadly, your Honda Civic won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Honda Civic stranded. 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, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1996 Honda Civic running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Honda’s service specs for Civic battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Civic, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Civic?

We only want what’s best for your Honda Civic, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Honda Civic. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1996 Honda Civic. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Civic’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Honda Civic? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your Civic Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Honda Civic battery, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Civic battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old Civic battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Honda Civic batteries? Honda Civic batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Honda Civic

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1996 Honda Civic at Firestone Complete Auto Care.