2017 Kia Optima Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2017 Kia Optima

Researching battery replacements for your Kia Optima? Use the following chart to find information on Kia Optima battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTX-94R/H7 L4/1.6L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
MTX-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
MTX-94R/H7 L4/2.4L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

Buying a Replacement Battery for Kia Optima

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. You want to replace your 2017 Kia Optima battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2017 Kia Optima running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Optima battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Optima, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Optimas?

We only want what’s best for your Kia Optima, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. 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 industrial lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and even boats! Your 2017 Kia Optima needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2017 Kia Optima Battery

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, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Optima Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Optima-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Optima battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • 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. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and 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 2017 Kia Optima at Firestone Complete Auto Care.