2008 Kia Spectra Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2008 Kia Spectra

Need more info about Kia Spectra batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Kia Spectra.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-121R L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 600
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-121R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

Shopping for Kia Spectra Car Batteries

Your Spectra doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Spectra’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2008 Kia Spectra running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Spectra battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Spectra, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Spectra?

Your Kia Spectra deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Kia Spectra and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 2008 Kia Spectra requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Kia Spectra Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2008 Kia Spectra? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked Spectra Battery Questions

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

  • Why won’t my Spectra battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to 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. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Kia Spectra Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2008 Kia Spectra at Firestone Complete Auto Care.