Car Batteries for 2000 Volkswagen Beetle

Battery Size & Replacement for 2000 Volkswagen Beetle

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

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

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.9L

- 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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volkswagen Beetle

Your Beetle doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 2000 Volkswagen Beetle battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, 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. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Beetle a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Beetle battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Beetle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Beetles?

Your Volkswagen Beetle deserves the best, 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, performance, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Beetle and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. Your 2000 Volkswagen Beetle needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Volkswagen Beetle Battery

Did you recently have a new 2000 Volkswagen Beetle car battery installed? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. Give your new battery a hand 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.

Commonly Asked Beetle Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Volkswagen Beetle-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my Beetle battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old Beetle battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Volkswagen Beetle batteries cost? You can find affordable Beetle batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Volkswagen Beetle Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2000 Volkswagen Beetles today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.