1998 Suzuki Sidekick Batteries

1998 Suzuki Sidekick Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about Suzuki Sidekick batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Suzuki Sidekick battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-26R L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 575
MT-85 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-26R

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 575

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-85

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Suzuki Sidekick Car Batteries

Sadly, your Suzuki Sidekick won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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 Suzuki Sidekick 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, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights may all indicate 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 Suzuki Sidekick. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Suzuki service recommendations for Sidekick car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Sidekicks?

We only want what’s best for your Suzuki Sidekick, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Suzuki Sidekick and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, freightliners, utility vehicles, and boats! Your 1998 Suzuki Sidekick needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Suzuki Sidekick Battery

Did you recently have a new 1998 Suzuki Sidekick car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Help extend your car battery’s life by limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top Sidekick Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Suzuki Sidekick-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my Sidekick battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old Sidekick battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Suzuki Sidekick batteries cost? You can find affordable Sidekick batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Suzuki Sidekick

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