Car Batteries for 1988 Volvo 244

The Right Battery Size for a 1988 Volvo 244

Researching battery replacements for your Volvo 244? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volvo 244.

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

Buying a Replacement Battery for Volvo 244

Your 244 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. 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 244 stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A lagging starter, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or weak lights can all signal 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1988 Volvo 244 running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our expert technicians understand Volvo service recommendations for 244 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 244s?

We only want what’s best for your Volvo 244, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volvo 244. Their tried and true products are commonly used in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! To run optimally, your 1988 Volvo 244 requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 244’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 Volvo 244? 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, limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top 244 Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a 244-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my 244 battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. 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 in for a free battery check at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead 244 battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  •  How much do Volvo 244 batteries cost? Get affordable prices on Volvo 244 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 Volvo 244

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Volvo 244 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.