2005 Kia Rio Car Batteries

2005 Kia Rio Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Kia Rio? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Kia Rio.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-35 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 570
MTP-35 L4/1.6L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 640
MTX-35 L4/1.6L Replacement 38 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-35

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 570

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTP-35

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 640

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MTX-35

- Warranty: Replacement 38 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Kia Rio Car Batteries

Your Rio doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Kia Rio stranded. 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 posts, or dim headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 2005 Kia Rio. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Kia-specific recommendations for Rio battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Rio?

We know what’s best for your Kia Rio, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Kia Rio. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, utility vehicles, and boats! Your 2005 Kia Rio needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2005 Kia Rio Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2005 Kia Rio? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Rio 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 Rio battery, visit 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. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly 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 Rio battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Kia Rio batteries? Kia Rio batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Kia Rio Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2005 Kia Rio at Firestone Complete Auto Care.