Car Batteries for 2012 Ram 1500

Battery Size & Replacement for 2012 Ram 1500

Researching battery replacements for your Ram 1500? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 1500.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-94R/H7 V6/3.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MTX-94R/H7 V6/3.7L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
MTP-94R/H7 V8/5.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MTX-94R/H7 V8/5.7L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
MTP-94R/H7 V8/4.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MTX-94R/H7 V8/4.7L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 850
BATTERIES

V6/3.7L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

V6/3.7L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

V8/5.7L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

V8/4.7L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

V8/4.7L

- Battery: MTX-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 850

Buying a Replacement Battery for Ram 1500

Your 1500 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your 1500’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest 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 Ram 1500 a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Ram’s service specs for 1500 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your 1500, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your 1500?

We only want what’s best for your Ram 1500, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Ram 1500 and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2012 Ram 1500. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2012 Ram 1500 Battery

Did you recently have a new 2012 Ram 1500 car battery installed? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 1500 Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a 1500-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my 1500 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old 1500 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Ram 1500’s battery cost? Ram 1500 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Ram 1500

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2012 Ram 1500s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.