1998 Subaru Forester Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1998 Subaru Forester

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
H4/2.5L Replacement months Performance months
BATTERIES

H4/2.5L

- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

Buy the Right Battery for Your Subaru Forester

Your Forester doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Subaru Forester 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 terminals, or weak lights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1998 Subaru Forester. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Subaru-specific recommendations for Forester car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Is There a DieHard Battery for Foresters?

Your Subaru Forester deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Your vehicle needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in extremely hot and cold environments. DieHard batteries shatter expectations using the latest innovative technology to meet the expanding power demands of modern vehicles A DieHard battery isn't an ordinary car battery. It's extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Subaru Forester and get behind the wheel with confidence. Why? Because performance will be there when you need it most. That’s why you should choose batteries from Firestone Complete Auto Care.

Caring for a New Subaru Forester Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1998 Subaru Forester? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked Forester Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Forester-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why doesn’t my Forester battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. 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 dead Forester battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for Subaru Foresters? Subaru Forester batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is every DieHard battery comes with a free replacement warranty and extra coverage with DieHard Assurance.

Get a New Subaru Forester Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1998 Subaru Foresters today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.