1996 Saturn SL2 Car Batteries

1996 Saturn SL2 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Saturn SL2? Use the following chart to find information on Saturn SL2 battery size and cold cranking amps.

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 SL2 Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Saturn SL2 until you don't want to anymore. But your SL2's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1996 Saturn SL2 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Saturn SL2 a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Saturn service recommendations for SL2 battery cold cranking amps 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.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for SL2s?

We only want what’s best for your Saturn SL2, which is why we carry just that. 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, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Saturn SL2. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, freightliners, utility vehicles, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1996 Saturn SL2 requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your SL2’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Saturn SL2? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked SL2 Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a SL2-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my SL2 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 a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead SL2 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Saturn SL2 batteries? Get affordable prices on Saturn SL2 batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Saturn SL2 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Saturn SL2s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.