1997 Pontiac Firebird Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1997 Pontiac Firebird

Need more info about Pontiac Firebird batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Pontiac Firebird battery size and cold cranking amps.

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

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. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Firebird’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights can all be signs 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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1997 Pontiac Firebird running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Pontiac-specific recommendations 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.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Firebirds?

Your Pontiac Firebird deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Pontiac Firebird. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1997 Pontiac Firebird. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Firebird’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1997 Pontiac Firebird? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Firebird Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Pontiac Firebird-specific, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Firebird battery stay charged? 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 a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • 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? 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.

Pontiac Firebird Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 Pontiac Firebird today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.