Car Batteries for 2001 Kia Rio

2001 Kia Rio Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about Kia Rio batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Kia Rio battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-35 L4/1.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 570
MTP-35 L4/1.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 640
MTX-35 L4/1.5L Replacement 38 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.5L

- Battery: MT-35

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 570

L4/1.5L

- Battery: MTP-35

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 640

L4/1.5L

- Battery: MTX-35

- Warranty: Replacement 38 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Kia Rio

Your Rio doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Rio’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery needs attention.

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 needed, get your Kia Rio a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Rio car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Rios?

We only want what’s best for your Kia Rio, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Kia Rio. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 2001 Kia Rio requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2001 Kia Rio Battery

Did you recently have a new 2001 Kia Rio car battery installed? Congrats! 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, limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Rio Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Rio-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my Rio battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Rio battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Kia Rio batteries? You can find affordable Rio 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.

Get a New Kia Rio Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2001 Kia Rio at Firestone Complete Auto Care.