Car Batteries for 1999 Volkswagen Golf

1999 Volkswagen Golf Battery Replacement & Size

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

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
MT-47/H5 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
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

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- 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. You want to replace your 1999 Volkswagen Golf battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery 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. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Golf a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Volkswagen service recommendations for Golf car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, 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 America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Volkswagen Golf. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! Your 1999 Volkswagen Golf needs a reliable battery to run optimally. 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! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Golf Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Volkswagen Golf-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Golf 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 lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Golf battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen Golf’s battery 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

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1999 Volkswagen Golfs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.