Car Batteries for 2012 Volkswagen Passat

2012 Volkswagen Passat Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about Volkswagen Passat batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Passat.

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
MT-47/H5 V6/3.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTP-48/H6 V6/3.6L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-47/H5 V6/3.6L 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

V6/3.6L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

V6/3.6L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

V6/3.6L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Volkswagen Passat Car Batteries

Sadly, your Volkswagen Passat won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Volkswagen Passat stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all signal that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Volkswagen Passat a replacement battery. 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 identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

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 outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, power, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Passat. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts freightliners, golf carts, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2012 Volkswagen Passat. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2012 Volkswagen Passat Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2012 Volkswagen Passat? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. Give your new battery a hand by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Passat Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a Passat-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my Passat battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. It may be getting old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check 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’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Volkswagen Passat batteries? You can find affordable Passat batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Volkswagen Passat

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 2012 Volkswagen Passats today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.