1999 Volkswagen Beetle Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1999 Volkswagen Beetle

Researching battery replacements for your Volkswagen Beetle? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volkswagen Beetle.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-48/H6 L4/1.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTP-48/H6 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MT-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Volkswagen Beetle Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Beetle until you don't want to anymore. But your Beetle's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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 Volkswagen Beetle stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1999 Volkswagen Beetle. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Beetle battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Beetle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Beetle?

Your Volkswagen Beetle deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Volkswagen Beetle. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1999 Volkswagen Beetle requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1999 Volkswagen Beetle Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1999 Volkswagen Beetle? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Beetle Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why won't my Beetle 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead Beetle battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Volkswagen Beetle batteries cost? You can find affordable Beetle batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Volkswagen Beetle Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1999 Volkswagen Beetle at Firestone Complete Auto Care.