2005 Kia Optima Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2005 Kia Optima

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-124R L4/2.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTP-124R V6/2.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
BATTERIES

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/2.7L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

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! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2005 Kia Optima running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. 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 fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Optima?

We know what’s best for your Kia Optima, 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, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Kia Optima and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! To run optimally, your 2005 Kia Optima requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2005 Kia Optima Battery

Did you recently have a new 2005 Kia Optima car battery installed? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top Optima Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Kia Optima-specific, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my Optima battery stay charged? 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 a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old Optima battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Kia Optima batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Kia Optima batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Kia Optima Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2005 Kia Optima today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.