1988 Oldsmobile Toronado Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1988 Oldsmobile Toronado

Not sure what battery to get for your Oldsmobile Toronado? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Toronado.

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
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

Shopping for Oldsmobile Toronado Car Batteries

Sadly, your Oldsmobile Toronado won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1988 Oldsmobile Toronado 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, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1988 Oldsmobile Toronado running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Oldsmobile’s service specs for Toronado battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Toronado?

We know what’s best for your Oldsmobile Toronado, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Oldsmobile Toronado. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1988 Oldsmobile Toronado. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Oldsmobile Toronado Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Oldsmobile Toronado? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your Toronado Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Toronado-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Toronado 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 may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead Toronado battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Oldsmobile Toronado batteries cost? Oldsmobile Toronado 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.

Get a New Oldsmobile Toronado Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Oldsmobile Toronado today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.