2001 Kia Optima Car Batteries

2001 Kia Optima Battery Replacement & Size

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-47/H5 L4/2.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 L4/2.4L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
MT-47/H5 V6/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 V6/2.5L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/2.5L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Kia Optima Car Batteries

Sadly, your Kia Optima won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Optima’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2001 Kia Optima running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Optima battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Optima, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Optima?

Your Kia Optima deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Kia Optima. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 2001 Kia Optima requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Optima’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2001 Kia Optima? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Optima Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Kia Optima-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my Optima battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. 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 happens to my old Optima battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Kia Optima’s battery cost? You can find affordable Optima 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.

Kia Optima Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2001 Kia Optima today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.