Car Batteries for 2008 Kia Spectra5

The Right Battery Size for a 2008 Kia Spectra5

Need more info about Kia Spectra5 batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Spectra5.

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 Spectra5 Car Batteries

Sadly, your Kia Spectra5 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 2008 Kia Spectra5 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Kia Spectra5 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Kia service recommendations for Spectra5 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Spectra5s?

We only want what’s best for your Kia Spectra5, 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 has been a leader in 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 Spectra5. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2008 Kia Spectra5. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Kia Spectra5 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Kia Spectra5? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Spectra5 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Kia Spectra5-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Spectra5 battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost 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 to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old Spectra5 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Kia Spectra5’s battery cost? You can find affordable Spectra5 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 Spectra5 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2008 Kia Spectra5 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.