2012 Nissan GT-R Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2012 Nissan GT-R

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-51R V6/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500


- Battery: MT-51R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Shopping for Nissan GT-R Car Batteries

Your GT-R doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 2012 Nissan GT-R battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights may all indicate 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 needed, get your Nissan GT-R a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Nissan service recommendations for GT-R battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for GT-Rs?

We only want what’s best for your Nissan GT-R, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Nissan GT-R. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and boats! Your 2012 Nissan GT-R needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your GT-R’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Nissan GT-R? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top GT-R Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Nissan GT-R-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my GT-R 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’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 and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old GT-R battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Nissan GT-R batteries? Get affordable prices on Nissan GT-R 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 New Nissan GT-R Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2012 Nissan GT-R at Firestone Complete Auto Care.