2008 Kia Sportage Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2008 Kia Sportage

Need more info about Kia Sportage batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Kia Sportage battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-124R L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTP-124R V6/2.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/2.7L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

Shopping for Kia Sportage Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Kia Sportage until you don't want to anymore. But your Sportage's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Kia Sportage stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest 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, a replacement battery for your 2008 Kia Sportage. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Kia-specific recommendations for Sportage car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Sportage, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Sportage?

We know what’s best for your Kia Sportage, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Kia Sportage. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and boats! Your 2008 Kia Sportage needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Kia Sportage Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Kia Sportage? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Sportage Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why won’t my Sportage battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old Sportage battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Kia Sportage’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Kia Sportage batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Kia Sportage

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2008 Kia Sportages today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.