2017 Kia Forte Batteries

2017 Kia Forte Battery Replacement & Size

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
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
MTZ-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 730
BATTERIES

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

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTZ-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 730

Buying a Replacement Battery for Kia Forte

Your Forte doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Kia Forte stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Kia Forte a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Forte car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Fortes?

We only want what’s best for your Kia Forte, 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 has been an battery-industry leader for durability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Forte. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! To run optimally, your 2017 Kia Forte requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2017 Kia Forte Battery

Did you recently have a new 2017 Kia Forte car battery installed? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Forte Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Forte-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Forte battery hold a charge? 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 in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Forte battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Kia Forte batteries cost? You can find affordable Forte batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Kia Forte

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2017 Kia Fortes today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.