1990 Volkswagen Golf Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1990 Volkswagen Golf

Not sure what battery to get for your Volkswagen Golf? Use the following chart to find information on Volkswagen Golf battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-41 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MT-41 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MT-41 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volkswagen Golf

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Golf until you don't want to anymore. But your Golf's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. 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! Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

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 needed, a replacement battery for your 1990 Volkswagen Golf. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Golf battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Golf?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Golf, which is why we exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation. 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, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1990 Volkswagen Golf. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Golf’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Golf? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Golf Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Volkswagen Golf battery, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my Golf battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be 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 favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Golf battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen Golf’s battery cost? Volkswagen Golf batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Volkswagen Golf Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1990 Volkswagen Golf today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.