Car Batteries for 2011 Volkswagen GTI

The Right Battery Size for a 2011 Volkswagen GTI

Not sure what battery to get 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-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
BATTERIES

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Shopping for Volkswagen GTI Car Batteries

Sadly, your Volkswagen GTI won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 2011 Volkswagen GTI battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free 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 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size 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 carry just that. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen GTI. Their powerful products are installed in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2011 Volkswagen GTI. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2011 Volkswagen GTI Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2011 Volkswagen GTI? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. 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.

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 battery question that's unique to your Volkswagen GTI battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won'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 may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my dead GTI battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen GTI batteries? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen GTI batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a Battery for Your Volkswagen GTI

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2011 Volkswagen GTI today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.