1989 Volkswagen Golf Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1989 Volkswagen Golf

Not sure what battery to get for your Volkswagen Golf? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Golf.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-41 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MT-41 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Golf

Sadly, your Volkswagen Golf won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Golf’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs 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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1989 Volkswagen Golf running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Golf car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Golf, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Golf?

We only want what’s best for your Volkswagen Golf, which is why we exclusively carry the best. 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, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Golf. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1989 Volkswagen Golf. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1989 Volkswagen Golf Battery

Did you recently have a new 1989 Volkswagen Golf car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary 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 Golf 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 battery, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my Golf battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old Golf battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Volkswagen Golf batteries cost? You can find affordable Golf 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.

Get a New Volkswagen Golf Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1989 Volkswagen Golf today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.