1986 Subaru GL Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1986 Subaru GL

Not sure what battery to get for your Subaru GL? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your GL.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
H4/1.6L Replacement months Performance months
H4/1.8L Replacement months Performance months


- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:


- Battery:

- Warranty: Replacement months, Performance months

- Cold Cranking Amps:

Buy the Right Battery for Your Subaru GL

You can pretty much drive your Subaru GL until you don't want to anymore. But your GL's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1986 Subaru GL battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1986 Subaru GL. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Subaru-specific recommendations for GL 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.

Why Choose a DieHard Battery for Your GL?

We only want what’s best for your Subaru GL, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Your GL needs a reliable, durable and powerful battery in even some of the toughest conditions. DieHard GL batteries surpass expectations and house the latest technology to fuel the expanding power needs of modern vehicles They're no ordinary battery, they're extraordinary. Choose a DieHard battery for your Subaru GL and get behind the wheel with confidence. Why? Because performance will be there when you're counting on it. That's the kind of battery we deliver.

After Buying 1986 Subaru GL Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1986 Subaru GL? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked GL Battery Questions

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

  • Why won't my GL 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to my old GL battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of DieHard batteries for Subaru GLs? You can find affordable GL batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every DieHard battery comes with extra coverage thanks to DieHard Assurance and a free replacement warranty.

Subaru GL Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1986 Subaru GLs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.