2012 Kia Sportage Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2012 Kia Sportage

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-124R L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTP-124R L4/2.4L 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

L4/2.4L

- Battery: MTP-124R

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

Shopping for Kia Sportage Car Batteries

Your Sportage doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Sportage’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate 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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2012 Kia Sportage running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Kia’s service specs for Sportage car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Sportage, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Sportage?

We know what’s best for your Kia Sportage, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. Pop the hood of any Kia Sportage and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2012 Kia Sportage. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Kia Sportage Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2012 Kia Sportage? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Sportage Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Kia Sportage-specific, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Sportage battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Sportage battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Kia Sportage batteries? Kia Sportage batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Kia Sportage

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2012 Kia Sportage today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.