Car Batteries for 1996 Volvo 850

1996 Volvo 850 Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Volvo 850? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Volvo 850.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-47/H5 L5/2.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 L5/2.3L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
MT-47/H5 L5/2.4L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 650
MTX-47/H5 L5/2.4L Replacement 41 months Performance 36 months 650
BATTERIES

L5/2.3L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/2.3L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/2.4L

- Battery: MT-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

L5/2.4L

- Battery: MTX-47/H5

- Warranty: Replacement 41 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 650

Buy the Right Battery for Your Volvo 850

Sadly, your Volvo 850 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. You want to replace your 1996 Volvo 850 battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights 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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1996 Volvo 850 running! Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Volvo’s service specs for 850 car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your 850, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your 850?

Your Volvo 850 deserves the best, 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, charge capacity, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Volvo 850. Their powerful products are installed in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1996 Volvo 850. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 850’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1996 Volvo 850? Good thinking! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 850 Battery Questions

Get answers to common car battery questions, from Firestone Complete Auto Care. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Volvo 850 battery, pay us a visit. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 850 battery hold a charge? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead 850 battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  • How much will replacing my Volvo 850’s battery cost? Volvo 850 batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Volvo 850 Batteries Near You

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1996 Volvo 850s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.