1988 Pontiac Firebird Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1988 Pontiac Firebird

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MT-75 V8/5.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75DT V8/5.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
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

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V8/5.0L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Pontiac Firebird

You can pretty much drive your Pontiac Firebird until you don't want to anymore. But your Firebird's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 1988 Pontiac Firebird battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1988 Pontiac Firebird. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Pontiac’s service specs for Firebird car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Firebird?

Your Pontiac Firebird deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and technology. Pop the hood of any Pontiac Firebird and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and boats! To run optimally, your 1988 Pontiac Firebird requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Firebird’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1988 Pontiac Firebird car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Firebird Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Firebird-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my Firebird battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. 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 old Firebird battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Pontiac Firebird’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Pontiac Firebird batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Pontiac Firebird Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Pontiac Firebirds today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.