1996 Pontiac Grand Prix Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix

Need more info about Pontiac Grand Prix batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Pontiac Grand Prix.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V6/3.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V6/3.4L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MT-78 V6/3.1L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78 V6/3.1L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
BATTERIES

V6/3.4L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/3.4L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/3.1L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/3.1L

- Battery: MTP-78

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

Buying a Replacement Battery for Pontiac Grand Prix

Your Grand Prix doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix 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, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Pontiac Grand Prix a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Pontiac service recommendations for Grand Prix battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Grand Prix?

We know what’s best for your Pontiac Grand Prix, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Pontiac Grand Prix and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and boats! To run optimally, your 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Grand Prix’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Give your new battery a hand by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Grand Prix Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Pontiac Grand Prix battery, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my Grand Prix battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Grand Prix battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Pontiac Grand Prix batteries? You can find affordable Grand Prix batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Pontiac Grand Prix

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.