2008 Volkswagen Rabbit Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit

Researching battery replacements for your Volkswagen Rabbit? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volkswagen Rabbit.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MTP-48/H6 L5/2.5L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-48/H6 L5/2.5L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
MTZ-48/H6 L5/2.5L Replacement 48 months Performance 48 months 730
BATTERIES

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L5/2.5L

- Battery: MTZ-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 48 months, Performance 48 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 730

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Rabbit

Sadly, your Volkswagen Rabbit won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit 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, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Rabbit car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Rabbit?

We only want what’s best for your Volkswagen Rabbit, which is why we carry just that. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using outrageously dependable 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 Rabbit. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit? Great job! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Rabbit Battery Questions

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

  • Why won’t my Rabbit battery hold a charge? 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 dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What do you do with my old Rabbit battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen Rabbit’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Rabbit batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Volkswagen Rabbit

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit at Firestone Complete Auto Care.