Car Batteries for 1989 Volvo 245

1989 Volvo 245 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Volvo 245? Use the following chart to find information on Volvo 245 battery size and cold cranking amps.

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 245

Your 245 doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1989 Volvo 245 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 posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With best-in-class tools we can tell you how much "life" is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, get your Volvo 245 a replacement battery. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our expert technicians understand Volvo service recommendations for 245 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. 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 245s?

We know what’s best for your Volvo 245, 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, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volvo 245. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, golf carts, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1989 Volvo 245. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1989 Volvo 245 Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Volvo 245? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your 245 Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Volvo 245 battery, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why doesn’t my 245 battery stay charged? 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 been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old 245 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Volvo 245 batteries cost? You can find affordable 245 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Volvo 245 Battery

The middle of nowhere is the wrong place to have a weak battery. Shop replacement batteries for 1989 Volvo 245 today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.