1989 Subaru XT Car Batteries

1989 Subaru XT Battery Replacement & Size

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

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-24 H6/2.7L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 600
MTP-24 H6/2.7L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 750
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-24

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 600

H6/2.7L

- Battery: MTP-24

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 750

Shopping for Subaru XT Car Batteries

Sadly, your Subaru XT won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your XT’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest 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, get your Subaru XT a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Subaru service recommendations for XT car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your XT, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for XTs?

We know what’s best for your Subaru XT, which is why we carry just that. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, charge capacity, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Subaru XT and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1989 Subaru XT. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Subaru XT Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1989 Subaru XT? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your XT Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a XT-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my XT battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead XT battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • 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 New Subaru XT Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1989 Subaru XTs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.