Car Batteries for 2016 Kia Forte

The Right Battery Size for a 2016 Kia Forte

Need more info about Kia Forte batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Forte.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-47/H5 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 L4/1.8L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
MT-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Kia Forte Car Batteries

Sadly, your Kia Forte won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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 Kia Forte stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Kia Forte a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Kia service recommendations for Forte battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Forte, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Forte?

We know what’s best for your Kia Forte, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Forte. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2016 Kia Forte. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2016 Kia Forte Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2016 Kia Forte? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your Forte Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Forte-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won’t my Forte battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead Forte battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Kia Forte batteries cost? Kia Forte 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 Kia Forte

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2016 Kia Forte today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.