Car Batteries for 1988 Subaru XT

1988 Subaru XT Battery Replacement & Size

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-25 H4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 550
MTP-24 H4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 750
MT-25 H6/2.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 550
MTP-75DT H6/2.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 650
BATTERIES

H4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-25

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

H4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-24

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 750

H6/2.7L

- Battery: MT-25

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 550

H6/2.7L

- Battery: MTP-75DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buy the Right Battery for Your Subaru XT

You can pretty much drive your Subaru XT until you don't want to anymore. But your XT's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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 Subaru XT stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or weak lights 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1988 Subaru XT running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Subaru’s service specs for XT battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your XT?

We only want what’s best for your Subaru XT, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Subaru XT. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, UTVs, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1988 Subaru XT requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1988 Subaru XT Battery

Did you recently have a new 1988 Subaru XT car battery installed? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top XT Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a XT-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my XT battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old XT battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Subaru XT batteries? Get affordable prices on Subaru XT batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. 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 Subaru XT

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Subaru XT today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.