Car Batteries for 2006 Kia Optima

2006 Kia Optima Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Kia Optima? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Kia Optima

Your Optima 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 Optima stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 2006 Kia Optima. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Kia service recommendations for Optima car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Optimas?

We know what’s best for your Kia Optima, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, 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, utility vehicles, and even boats! Your 2006 Kia Optima needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Kia Optima Battery

Did you recently have a new 2006 Kia Optima car battery installed? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Optima Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Kia Optima battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Optima battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • 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? Kia Optima 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 New Kia Optima Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2006 Kia Optima today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.