Car Batteries for 1996 Saturn SL1

Battery Size & Replacement for 1996 Saturn SL1

Not sure what battery to get for your Saturn SL1? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Saturn SL1.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-75 L4/1.9L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 700
MTP-75 L4/1.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 700
BATTERIES

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MT-75

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MTP-75

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 700

Shopping for Saturn SL1 Car Batteries

Your SL1 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Saturn SL1 stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Saturn SL1 a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Saturn-specific recommendations for SL1 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your SL1?

Your Saturn SL1 deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Saturn SL1. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1996 Saturn SL1. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your SL1’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Saturn SL1? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked SL1 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a SL1-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my SL1 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead SL1 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Saturn SL1 batteries? Get affordable prices on Saturn SL1 batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a New Saturn SL1 Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Saturn SL1s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.