2006 Volkswagen Golf Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2006 Volkswagen Golf

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 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 L4/1.9L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MT-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.9L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- 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. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Volkswagen Golf stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights 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. 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 battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size 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 carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. 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 tried and true products are commonly used in boom lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2006 Volkswagen Golf. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2006 Volkswagen Golf Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Golf? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. 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 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 Golf-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my Golf battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your local 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.
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen Golf’s battery cost? Volkswagen Golf batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a 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 2006 Volkswagen Golf today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.