2017 Volkswagen Golf R Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2017 Volkswagen Golf R

Not sure what battery to get for your Volkswagen Golf R? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volkswagen Golf R.

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

Shopping for Volkswagen Golf R Car Batteries

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. On average, auto batteries last anywhere 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 slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

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 Golf R a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Volkswagen service recommendations for Golf R battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Golf R?

Your Volkswagen Golf R deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Golf R. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and boats! To run optimally, your 2017 Volkswagen Golf R requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Volkswagen Golf R Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Golf R? Congrats! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, limiting short trips, 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

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have battery questions that are Volkswagen Golf R-specific, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Golf R battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test 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’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Volkswagen Golf R batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Golf R 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.

Get a Battery for Your Volkswagen Golf R

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2017 Volkswagen Golf R today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.