2005 Volkswagen Passat Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2005 Volkswagen Passat

Need more info about Volkswagen Passat batteries? Use the following chart to find information on Volkswagen Passat battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-48/H6 L4/1.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-49/H8 L4/1.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MT-48/H6 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTP-94R/H7 L4/2.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 790
BATTERIES

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L4/1.8L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L4/2.0L

- Battery: MTP-94R/H7

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 790

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Passat

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Passat until you don't want to anymore. But your Passat's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 2005 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 slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2005 Volkswagen Passat running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Passat battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Passat, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Passat?

Your Volkswagen Passat deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Passat. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in forklifts commercial trucks, UTVs, and boats! To run optimally, your 2005 Volkswagen Passat requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Passat’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 2005 Volkswagen Passat? Great job! 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, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top Passat Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Volkswagen Passat-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my Passat 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 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 Passat battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Passat batteries? You can find affordable Passat 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.

Get a New Volkswagen Passat Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2005 Volkswagen Passats today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.