1998 Volkswagen Passat Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1998 Volkswagen Passat

Researching battery replacements for your Volkswagen Passat? Use the following chart to find information on Volkswagen Passat battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-48/H6 V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MT-48/H6 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
BATTERIES

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volkswagen Passat

Sadly, your Volkswagen Passat won't last forever. Neither will its battery. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1998 Volkswagen Passat battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1998 Volkswagen Passat running! Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Volkswagen service recommendations for Passat car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Passat?

We know what’s best for your Volkswagen Passat, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Volkswagen Passat and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and fishing boats. Your 1998 Volkswagen Passat needs a reliable battery to run optimally. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1998 Volkswagen Passat Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1998 Volkswagen Passat? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Passat Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Passat-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Passat battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old Passat battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Volkswagen Passat batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Passat batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Volkswagen Passat Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1998 Volkswagen Passat at Firestone Complete Auto Care.