1997 Honda CR-V Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1997 Honda CR-V

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-51R L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-51R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Shopping for Honda CR-V Car Batteries

Your CR-V doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. 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 Honda CR-V stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs 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 needed, a replacement battery for your 1997 Honda CR-V. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Honda’s service specs for CR-V battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your CR-V, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your CR-V?

We know what’s best for your Honda CR-V, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Honda CR-V. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1997 Honda CR-V requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Honda CR-V Battery

Did you recently have a new 1997 Honda CR-V car battery installed? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your CR-V 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 CR-V battery, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my CR-V battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old CR-V battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Honda CR-V batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Honda CR-V batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Honda CR-V Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 Honda CR-Vs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.