1996 Pontiac Firebird Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1996 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
MTP-75 V6/3.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
MTZ-75DT V6/3.8L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 715
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

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

V6/3.8L

- Battery: MTZ-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 715

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

Shopping for Pontiac Firebird Car Batteries

Sadly, your Pontiac Firebird won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1996 Pontiac Firebird battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1996 Pontiac Firebird running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Pontiac service recommendations for Firebird battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Firebird, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Firebird?

We only want what’s best for your Pontiac Firebird, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Pontiac Firebird. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! Your 1996 Pontiac Firebird needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Pontiac Firebird Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Pontiac Firebird? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Firebird Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Firebird-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Firebird battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old Firebird battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Pontiac Firebird batteries? You can find affordable Firebird batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Pontiac Firebird Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1996 Pontiac Firebird at Firestone Complete Auto Care.