2016 Kia Forte5 Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2016 Kia Forte5

Researching battery replacements for your Kia Forte5? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Kia Forte5.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
MTZ-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 730
MT-47/H5 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 L4/1.6L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTZ-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 730

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Kia Forte5 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Kia Forte5 until you don't want to anymore. But your Forte5's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 2016 Kia Forte5 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 2016 Kia Forte5. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Kia-specific recommendations for Forte5 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Forte5, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Forte5?

We know what’s best for your Kia Forte5, 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 leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Kia Forte5. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 2016 Kia Forte5 requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Forte5’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2016 Kia Forte5? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Forte5 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Forte5-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Forte5 battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Forte5 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Kia Forte5 batteries? Kia Forte5 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.

Kia Forte5 Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2016 Kia Forte5 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.