Car Batteries for 2002 Kia Spectra

The Right Battery Size for a 2002 Kia Spectra

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-90/T5 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 600
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-90/T5

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

Buy the Right Battery for Your Kia Spectra

Your Spectra doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Kia Spectra stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 2002 Kia Spectra running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Spectra car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Spectra, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Spectras?

We only want what’s best for your Kia Spectra, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Kia Spectra. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and even boats! Your 2002 Kia Spectra needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Spectra’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2002 Kia Spectra? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Spectra Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why doesn’t my Spectra battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Spectra battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Kia Spectra’s battery cost? Kia Spectra batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Kia Spectra

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2002 Kia Spectra at Firestone Complete Auto Care.