2010 Volkswagen GTI Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2010 Volkswagen GTI

Need more info about Volkswagen GTI batteries? 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

Shopping for Volkswagen GTI Car Batteries

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. 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 GTI stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

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 one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for GTI battery cold cranking amps 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.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your GTI?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen GTI, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation for many years. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen GTI and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, freightliners, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2010 Volkswagen GTI. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Volkswagen GTI Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen GTI? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your GTI Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a GTI-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my GTI battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What happens to 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.

Get a Battery for Your Volkswagen GTI

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2010 Volkswagen GTIs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.