1990 Volkswagen Jetta Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1990 Volkswagen Jetta

Not sure what battery to get for your Volkswagen Jetta? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Jetta.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-41 L4/1.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MT-41 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MT-41 L4/2.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/1.6L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L4/2.0L

- 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. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 1990 Volkswagen Jetta battery before it fails and leaves you 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, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Jetta a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Jetta battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, 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 exclusively carry the best. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, charge capacity, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Jetta and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, golf carts, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1990 Volkswagen Jetta requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1990 Volkswagen Jetta Battery

Did you recently have a new 1990 Volkswagen Jetta car battery installed? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Help extend your car battery’s life by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is 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, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Jetta battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old Jetta battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Jetta batteries? You can find affordable Jetta batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Volkswagen Jetta Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1990 Volkswagen Jetta today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.