Car Batteries for 1985 Volkswagen Jetta

1985 Volkswagen Jetta Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about Volkswagen Jetta batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volkswagen Jetta.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-42 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 500
MT-41 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-42

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 500

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Jetta

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Jetta until you don't want to anymore. But your Jetta'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 Jetta stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1985 Volkswagen Jetta running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Volkswagen service recommendations for Jetta car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your Jetta, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Jettas?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Jetta, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Volkswagen Jetta. Their powerful products are installed in boom lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1985 Volkswagen Jetta requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1985 Volkswagen Jetta Battery

Did you recently have a new 1985 Volkswagen Jetta car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Commonly Asked Jetta Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Jetta-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Jetta 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 by for a complimentary battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead Jetta battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Volkswagen Jetta batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Jetta 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.

Volkswagen Jetta Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1985 Volkswagen Jetta at Firestone Complete Auto Care.