1996 Jeep Cherokee Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1996 Jeep Cherokee

Researching battery replacements for your Jeep Cherokee? Use the following chart to find information on Jeep Cherokee battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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

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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Jeep Cherokee

You can pretty much drive your Jeep Cherokee until you don't want to anymore. But your Cherokee'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 Cherokee’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights 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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1996 Jeep Cherokee. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Jeep’s service specs for Cherokee car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Cherokee, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Cherokees?

Your Jeep Cherokee deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Jeep Cherokee. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! Your 1996 Jeep Cherokee needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Jeep Cherokee Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Jeep Cherokee? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked Cherokee Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Cherokee-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won’t my Cherokee battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is 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 Cherokee battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Jeep Cherokee’s battery cost? Jeep Cherokee batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Jeep Cherokee Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Jeep Cherokees today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.