Car Batteries for 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E

Battery Size & Replacement for 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E

Not sure what battery to get for your Mercedes-Benz 260E? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Mercedes-Benz 260E.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-48/H6 L6/2.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 L6/2.6L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-48/H6 L6/2.6L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
BATTERIES

L6/2.6L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

L6/2.6L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

L6/2.6L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Shopping for Mercedes-Benz 260E Car Batteries

You can pretty much drive your Mercedes-Benz 260E until you don't want to anymore. But your 260E's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Mercedes-Benz 260E stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, an illuminated battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is waving goodbye.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our equipment can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our expert technicians understand Mercedes-Benz service recommendations for 260E car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your 260E?

We know what’s best for your Mercedes-Benz 260E, which is why we exclusively carry the best. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Mercedes-Benz 260E. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, severe duty trucks, golf carts, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E Battery

Got a new car battery installed in your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping the battery posts corrosion-free, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked 260E Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Mercedes-Benz 260E-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won't my 260E battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop in for a free battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my dead 260E battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • What’s the cost of Mercedes-Benz 260E batteries? Get affordable prices on Mercedes-Benz 260E 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 New Mercedes-Benz 260E Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 260E at Firestone Complete Auto Care.