Car Batteries for 2013 Kia Optima

The Right Battery Size for a 2013 Kia Optima

Need more info about Kia Optima batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Kia Optima.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-124R L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTP-H6R L4/2.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 600
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTP-H6R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

Shopping for Kia Optima Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Kia Optima until you don't want to anymore. But your Optima's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Optima’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance 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. 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 2013 Kia Optima. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Kia service recommendations for Optima battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Optima, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries 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. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Optima. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2013 Kia Optima. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Optima’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Kia Optima? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Optima Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Optima-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Optima battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary 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 will replacing my Kia Optima’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Kia Optima batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Kia Optima

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2013 Kia Optima at Firestone Complete Auto Care.