Car Batteries for 2000 Volkswagen Golf

The Right Battery Size for a 2000 Volkswagen Golf

Researching battery replacements 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 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-94R/H7 L4/1.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MT-47/H5 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
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

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

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

Sadly, your Volkswagen Golf won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Volkswagen Golf stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Golf a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Golf battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out 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?

Your Volkswagen Golf deserves the best, which is why we carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Volkswagen Golf. Their tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2000 Volkswagen Golf. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Volkswagen Golf Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Golf? 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, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Golf Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. 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 won’t my Golf battery hold a charge? 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 cabin light at 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 dead Golf battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Golf batteries? You can find affordable Golf 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 Battery for Your Volkswagen Golf

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2000 Volkswagen Golf at Firestone Complete Auto Care.