1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD Car Batteries

Battery Size & Replacement for 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD

Not sure what battery to get for your Mercedes-Benz 300TD? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Mercedes-Benz 300TD.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 L6/3.0L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 L6/3.0L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 L6/3.0L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/3.0L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buy the Right Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 300TD

You can pretty much drive your Mercedes-Benz 300TD until you don't want to anymore. But your 300TD's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD 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, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights may all indicate that your battery is on its last leg.

You can also get a Free Battery Test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Visit us for a complimentary battery check and, if needed, get your Mercedes-Benz 300TD a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for 300TD battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help figuring out the battery size that matches your vehicle, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your 300TD?

Your Mercedes-Benz 300TD 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, performance, and innovation for many years. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Mercedes-Benz 300TD. Their powerful products are installed in industrial lifts, severe duty trucks, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD requires a dependable battery. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 300TD’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD? Great job! 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, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top 300TD Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a 300TD-specific battery question, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won't my 300TD battery stay charged? A car battery that needs to be jump-started every time is as good as dead. The battery might be 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 local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old 300TD battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Mercedes-Benz 300TD batteries? Mercedes-Benz 300TD 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.

Get a New Mercedes-Benz 300TD Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TDs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.