Car Batteries for 2012 Nissan Leaf

The Right Battery Size for a 2012 Nissan Leaf

Researching battery replacements for your Nissan Leaf? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Leaf.

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

-/-L

- Battery: MT-51R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Buying a Replacement Battery for Nissan Leaf

Your Leaf 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 Leaf battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Nissan Leaf a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Nissan’s service specs for Leaf battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Leaf?

We only want what’s best for your Nissan Leaf, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Nissan Leaf. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2012 Nissan Leaf. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Leaf’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2012 Nissan Leaf? Good thinking! 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, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top Leaf Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Nissan Leaf battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Leaf battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Leaf battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Nissan Leaf’s battery cost? You can find affordable Leaf batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Nissan Leaf Batteries Near You

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