Car Batteries for 1983 Jeep CJ5

1983 Jeep CJ5 Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Jeep CJ5? Use the following chart to find information on Jeep CJ5 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-56 L6/4.2L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 590
MT-56 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 590
BATTERIES

L6/4.2L

- Battery: MT-56

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 590

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-56

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 590

Buy the Right Battery for Your Jeep CJ5

You can pretty much drive your Jeep CJ5 until you don't want to anymore. But your CJ5'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 CJ5’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! 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, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. 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 1983 Jeep CJ5. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Jeep-specific recommendations for CJ5 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for CJ5s?

Your Jeep CJ5 deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. 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, power, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Jeep CJ5. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and boats! To run optimally, your 1983 Jeep CJ5 requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your CJ5’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Jeep CJ5? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top CJ5 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Jeep CJ5 battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my CJ5 battery stay charged? 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 dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old CJ5 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Jeep CJ5 batteries? You can find affordable CJ5 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Jeep CJ5 Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1983 Jeep CJ5 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.