2012 Volkswagen Tiguan Car Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan

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

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
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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Tiguan

You can pretty much drive your Volkswagen Tiguan until you don't want to anymore. But your Tiguan's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Volkswagen Tiguan stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volkswagen’s service specs for Tiguan car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help figuring out the battery size that's best for your Tiguan, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your Tiguan?

We only want what’s best for your Volkswagen Tiguan, which is why we carry just that. 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 Tiguan. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, freightliners, golf carts, and boats! Your 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Tiguan’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volkswagen Tiguan? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Tiguan Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a Tiguan-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my Tiguan 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’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead Tiguan battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Volkswagen Tiguan batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Volkswagen Tiguan batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Volkswagen Tiguan Batteries Near You

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan at Firestone Complete Auto Care.