1985 Mercedes-Benz 300TD Batteries

1985 Mercedes-Benz 300TD Battery Replacement & Size

Need more info about Mercedes-Benz 300TD batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 300TD.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 L5/3.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 L5/3.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 L5/3.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

L5/3.0L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L5/3.0L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L5/3.0L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buy the Right Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 300TD

Your 300TD 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 Mercedes-Benz 300TD stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery is waving goodbye.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Mercedes-Benz 300TD a replacement battery. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are well-acquainted with Mercedes-Benz’s service specs for 300TD car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 300TDs?

We only want what’s best for your Mercedes-Benz 300TD, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, charge capacity, and innovation. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Mercedes-Benz 300TD. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 300TD requires a dependable battery. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 300TD’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1985 Mercedes-Benz 300TD car battery installed? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Top 300TD Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a 300TD-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won’t my 300TD battery hold a charge? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the cabin light at night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What do you do with my old 300TD battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Mercedes-Benz 300TD batteries cost? You can find affordable 300TD 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 Mercedes-Benz 300TD Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 Mercedes-Benz 300TDs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.