1985 Pontiac 6000 Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1985 Pontiac 6000

Not sure what battery to get for your Pontiac 6000? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 6000.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 L4/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTZ-75DT L4/2.5L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
MT-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTZ-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 800
MT-75 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
MTZ-75DT V6/2.8L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
BATTERIES

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/2.5L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTP-78DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTZ-78

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

Buy the Right Battery for Your Pontiac 6000

Sadly, your Pontiac 6000 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1985 Pontiac 6000 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Pontiac 6000 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Pontiac’s service specs for 6000 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your 6000?

We know what’s best for your Pontiac 6000, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Pontiac 6000. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! To run optimally, your 1985 Pontiac 6000 requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 6000’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1985 Pontiac 6000? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked 6000 Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a 6000-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my 6000 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead 6000 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Pontiac 6000’s battery cost? Pontiac 6000 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Pontiac 6000 Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 Pontiac 6000s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.