2012 Kia Sorento Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2012 Kia Sorento

Not sure what battery to get for your Kia Sorento? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Sorento.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-124R L4/2.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTP-124R V6/3.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
BATTERIES

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

Shopping for Kia Sorento Car Batteries

Your Sorento doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 2012 Kia Sorento battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Kia Sorento a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Kia-specific recommendations for Sorento battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Sorento?

We know what’s best for your Kia Sorento, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Sorento. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, golf carts, and even boats! To run optimally, your 2012 Kia Sorento requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Sorento’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2012 Kia Sorento? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Sorento Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Kia Sorento-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Sorento battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too 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 favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old Sorento battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Kia Sorento batteries cost? You can find affordable Sorento 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.

Kia Sorento Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2012 Kia Sorentos today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.