Car Batteries for 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio

Battery Size & Replacement for 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-42 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-42

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Cabrio

Your Cabrio 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 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance 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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Cabrio battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Cabrio, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Cabrio?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Cabrio, which is why we carry just that. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Cabrio. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. Your 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Cabrio’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top Cabrio Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why won’t my Cabrio battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old Cabrio battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Cabrio batteries? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Cabrio batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Volkswagen Cabrio Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio at Firestone Complete Auto Care.