2006 Volkswagen GTI Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2006 Volkswagen GTI

Researching battery replacements for your Volkswagen GTI? Use the following chart to find information on Volkswagen GTI battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volkswagen GTI

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen GTI until you don't want to anymore. But your GTI's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 2006 Volkswagen GTI battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or weak lights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Volkswagen GTI a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for GTI battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your GTI?

Your Volkswagen GTI deserves the best, 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 outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen GTI and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2006 Volkswagen GTI. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your GTI’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2006 Volkswagen GTI? Congrats! 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, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your GTI Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a GTI-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my GTI battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old GTI battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen GTI’s battery cost? You can find affordable GTI 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.

Volkswagen GTI Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2006 Volkswagen GTIs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.