2012 Nissan Altima Batteries

2012 Nissan Altima Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Nissan Altima? Use the following chart to find information on Nissan Altima battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-35 V6/3.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 570
MTP-35 V6/3.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 640
MTX-35 V6/3.5L Replacement 38 months Performance 36 months 650
MT-35 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 570
MTP-35 L4/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 640
MTX-35 L4/2.5L Replacement 38 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MT-35

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 570

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MTP-35

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 640

V6/3.5L

- Battery: MTX-35

- Warranty: Replacement 38 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-35

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 570

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-35

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 640

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-35

- Warranty: Replacement 38 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Nissan Altima

Your Altima doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. 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 Nissan Altima stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Nissan Altima a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Nissan’s service specs for Altima battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Altima?

We know what’s best for your Nissan Altima, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Nissan Altima. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2012 Nissan Altima. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2012 Nissan Altima Battery

Did you recently have a new 2012 Nissan Altima car battery installed? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Altima Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Altima-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Altima battery stay charged? 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 cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead Altima battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Nissan Altima batteries? Get affordable prices on Nissan Altima batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. 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 Nissan Altima

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