Car Batteries for 1987 Jeep Cherokee

Battery Size & Replacement for 1987 Jeep Cherokee

Not sure what battery to get for your Jeep Cherokee? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Cherokee.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-24 L4/2.1L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 600
MTP-24 L4/2.1L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 750
MT-58 L6/4.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 540
MT-58 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 540
BATTERIES

L4/2.1L

- Battery: MT-24

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

L4/2.1L

- Battery: MTP-24

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 750

L6/4.0L

- Battery: MT-58

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 540

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-58

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 540

Shopping for Jeep Cherokee Car Batteries

Your Cherokee 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 Jeep Cherokee stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Jeep Cherokee a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Jeep-specific recommendations for Cherokee battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Cherokee?

We know what’s best for your Jeep Cherokee, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Jeep Cherokee. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1987 Jeep Cherokee. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1987 Jeep Cherokee Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Jeep Cherokee? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Cherokee Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Cherokee-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Cherokee battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Cherokee battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Jeep Cherokee’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Jeep Cherokee batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Jeep Cherokee Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1987 Jeep Cherokee today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.