1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet

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

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-42 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-42

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volkswagen Cabriolet

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Cabriolet until you don't want to anymore. But your Cabriolet's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Cabriolet battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Cabriolets?

Your Volkswagen Cabriolet deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Cabriolet and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! Your 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Cabriolet’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand 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.

Top Cabriolet Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why doesn’t my Cabriolet battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Cabriolet battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Cabriolet batteries? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Cabriolet 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 Battery for Your Volkswagen Cabriolet

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet at Firestone Complete Auto Care.