1999 Oldsmobile 88 Batteries

1999 Oldsmobile 88 Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Oldsmobile 88? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Oldsmobile 88.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V6/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V6/3.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V6/3.8L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
BATTERIES

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Shopping for Oldsmobile 88 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Oldsmobile 88 until you don't want to anymore. But your 88's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1999 Oldsmobile 88 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 Oldsmobile 88 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Oldsmobile service recommendations for 88 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.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 88s?

We only want what’s best for your Oldsmobile 88, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Oldsmobile 88. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! Your 1999 Oldsmobile 88 needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 88’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1999 Oldsmobile 88? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 88 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Oldsmobile 88-specific, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my 88 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old 88 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Oldsmobile 88’s battery cost? You can find affordable 88 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Oldsmobile 88 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1999 Oldsmobile 88 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.