2005 Volkswagen Golf Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2005 Volkswagen Golf

Researching battery replacements 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
MTP-94R/H7 L4/1.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MT-47/H5 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-94R/H7 V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
MT-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Volkswagen Golf Car Batteries

Your Golf doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Golf’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2005 Volkswagen Golf running! 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 identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

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 Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Golf and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2005 Volkswagen Golf. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Golf’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 2005 Volkswagen Golf car battery installed? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top Golf Car 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, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • 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 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 complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead Golf battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • 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.

Volkswagen Golf Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2005 Volkswagen Golf today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.