1997 Kia Sephia Car Batteries

1997 Kia Sephia Battery Replacement & Size

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-56 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 590
MTP-90/T5 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 600


- Battery: MT-56

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 590


- Battery: MTP-90/T5

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

Buying a Replacement Battery for Kia Sephia

You can pretty much drive your Kia Sephia until you don't want to anymore. But your Sephia's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1997 Kia Sephia battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1997 Kia Sephia running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Kia service recommendations for Sephia car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Sephia?

Your Kia Sephia deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Sephia. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1997 Kia Sephia. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Sephia’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1997 Kia Sephia car battery installed? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Sephia Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Kia Sephia battery, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my Sephia battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be 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 local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead Sephia battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Kia Sephia batteries? You can find affordable Sephia batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Kia Sephia Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1997 Kia Sephia at Firestone Complete Auto Care.