Car Batteries for 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon

1988 Volkswagen Vanagon Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Volkswagen Vanagon? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your Vanagon.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-41 H4/2.1L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

H4/2.1L

- Battery: MT-41

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volkswagen Vanagon

Sadly, your Volkswagen Vanagon won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your Vanagon’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, bloated battery case, corroded battery posts, or weak lights can all be signs that your battery is on its last leg.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. 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 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Volkswagen-specific recommendations for Vanagon battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for Vanagons?

We only want what’s best for your Volkswagen Vanagon, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volkswagen Vanagon. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Vanagon’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon? Great job! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Answers to Your Vanagon Car Battery Questions

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

  • Why doesn’t my Vanagon battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. 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 old Vanagon battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Volkswagen Vanagon’s battery cost? You can find affordable Vanagon batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. The best part is, every Interstate Battery has both a maintenance-free performance warranty and a limited-time free replacement.

Volkswagen Vanagon Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Volkswagen Vanagons today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.