2008 Volkswagen Jetta Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2008 Volkswagen Jetta

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-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
MTX-47/H5 L4/2.0L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
MT-47/H5 L5/2.5L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 L5/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-47/H5 L5/2.5L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
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

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Jetta

Sadly, your Volkswagen Jetta won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Jetta a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Jetta battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Jettas?

Your Volkswagen Jetta deserves the best, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, power, and innovation for many years. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Volkswagen Jetta. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and boats! To run optimally, your 2008 Volkswagen Jetta requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Volkswagen Jetta Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Jetta? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand by limiting short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Jetta Car Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Volkswagen Jetta battery, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Jetta battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Jetta battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Volkswagen Jetta batteries cost? Volkswagen Jetta batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Volkswagen Jetta Batteries Near You

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 2008 Volkswagen Jetta today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.