1983 Oldsmobile 98 Car Batteries

1983 Oldsmobile 98 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Oldsmobile 98? Use the following chart to find information on Oldsmobile 98 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V6/4.1L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-75DT V6/4.1L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MT-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MT-75 V8/5.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
BATTERIES

V6/4.1L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/4.1L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

Buying a Replacement Battery for Oldsmobile 98

You can pretty much drive your Oldsmobile 98 until you don't want to anymore. But your 98's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your 98’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights 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 computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Oldsmobile 98 a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Oldsmobile service recommendations for 98 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.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your 98?

Your Oldsmobile 98 deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Oldsmobile 98. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1983 Oldsmobile 98 requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 98’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1983 Oldsmobile 98 car battery installed? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 98 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Oldsmobile 98-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 98 battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary 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 dead 98 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Oldsmobile 98’s battery cost? Oldsmobile 98 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.

Oldsmobile 98 Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1983 Oldsmobile 98 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.