How Long Do Hybrid Car Batteries Last?

2020 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring

Whether you’re behind the wheel of an efficient Honda sedan like the Accord, or a versatile SUV like the CR-V, you can opt for these Honda models to be equipped with advanced hybrid technology to improve your fuel efficiency on Redmond roads. But when you upgrade your standard Honda engine to be paired with an available AC Synchronous Permanent Magnet Electric Motor, it must be charged at certain intervals to provide the performance capabilities you need to get you to where you need to be. Eventually, they will also need to be replaced. 

So you might be wondering: how long do hybrid car batteries last? While this can depend on how long you need to travel, Honda of Kirkland is here to break down how long these batteries last and where you can easily find savings on a new hybrid car battery replacement so you can get back on the road. 

How Long Do Hybrid Batteries Last? 

So, how long do hybrid batteries last? Your Honda hybrid battery is expected to last around 6 to 10 years or up to 100,000 miles. Some hybrid batteries can last a little bit longer on Woodinville roads for about 10 years or even closer to 150,000 miles. When you take advantage of the hybrid capabilities of your Honda sedan or SUV, you’ll have an impressive set of features that support your vehicle’s fuel efficient performance and handling. These include:

  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • 3-Mode Drive System (ECON/Sport/EV)
  • Electric Parking Brake with Automatic Brake Hold
  • Eco Assist™ System
  • Active Noise Cancellation™ 
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Immobilizer System
  • Remote Engine Start
2019 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid

What Factors Can Affect the Lifespan of a Hybrid Car Battery?

Since you rely on your hybrid battery to provide a more fuel efficient drive, there are several factors that determine when you might need to replace it. How often you drive or how far you drive will surely come into play as well as whether you commute in the suburbs, around the city, or drive frequently on the open road. The climate where you regularly drive your vehicle will also come into play, along with the mileage you put on your vehicle. Lastly, the age or year of your vehicle will indicate how long you can expect your hybrid car battery to last, as new hybrid and electric technology is advancing each year.

When Should I Get a Hybrid Battery Replacement?

When you opt for a Honda hybrid model, you want to ensure that you can make the most of this one-of-a-kind feature. While Honda hybrid battery replacements can be quite expensive, you’ll have a dependable 8-year/100,000-mile warranty for your battery, so you can rest assured that this essential component of your vehicle is covered for years to come.

Find Honda Hybrid Battery Replacements at Honda of Kirkland

Now that you know more about how long hybrid batteries last on Seattle roads, you’ll have a better understanding of how to effectively plan for your commute and make the most of your hybrid technology. 

If you’re ready to get behind the wheel of a new Honda hybrid sedan or SUV of your own take a look at our inventory of hybrid cars for sale at Honda of Kirkland, and you can speak with a member of our Honda service team to get the auto maintenance advice to keep your hybrid running at its best. You can even shop and save on OEM parts like a hybrid battery replacement and more among our various discounts and specials. Contact us today for more information and to schedule an appointment at our dealership near Lynnwood!

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