1990 Volvo 240 Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1990 Volvo 240

Not sure what battery to get for your Volvo 240? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volvo 240.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-47/H5 L4/2.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
BATTERIES

L4/2.3L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Shopping for Volvo 240 Car Batteries

Sadly, your Volvo 240 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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 Volvo 240 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, corrosion-covered posts, or dim headlights can all signal that your battery is waving goodbye.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1990 Volvo 240. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Volvo-specific recommendations for 240 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 240s?

We only want what’s best for your Volvo 240, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using America's #1 replacement battery from 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 Volvo 240. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, freightliners, UTVs, and fishing boats. Your 1990 Volvo 240 needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 240’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1990 Volvo 240? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top 240 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a 240-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 240 battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery may be too 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 to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old 240 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Volvo 240’s battery cost? Volvo 240 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Volvo 240

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1990 Volvo 240s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.