2016 Volkswagen Golf Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2016 Volkswagen Golf

Not sure what battery to get 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
MT-47/H5 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 L4/1.8L 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

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Golf

Your Golf doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 2016 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 lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Golf battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Golfs?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Golf, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and technology. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Golf and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and boats! Your 2016 Volkswagen Golf needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2016 Volkswagen Golf Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2016 Volkswagen Golf? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets 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 Golf-specific battery question, 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 been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Golf battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Volkswagen Golf batteries cost? Volkswagen Golf batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. 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 2016 Volkswagen Golf today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.