2016 Volkswagen Golf R Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2016 Volkswagen Golf R

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

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

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Golf R

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Golf R until you don't want to anymore. But your Golf R's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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 Volkswagen Golf R 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, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all signal 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 2016 Volkswagen Golf R. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Golf R car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Golf Rs?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Golf R, 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. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Golf R and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2016 Volkswagen Golf R. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2016 Volkswagen Golf R Battery

Did you recently have a new 2016 Volkswagen Golf R car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Help extend your car battery’s life by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Golf R Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Volkswagen Golf R battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Golf R 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 been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old Golf R battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Golf R batteries? You can find affordable Golf R 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 New Volkswagen Golf R Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2016 Volkswagen Golf R at Firestone Complete Auto Care.