Car Batteries for 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE

1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Mercedes-Benz 380SE? Use the following chart to find information on Mercedes-Benz 380SE battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-48/H6 V8/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-48/H6 V8/3.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 760
MTX-48/H6 V8/3.8L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 760
BATTERIES

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MT-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MTP-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MTX-48/H6

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 760

Buying a Replacement Battery for Mercedes-Benz 380SE

Sadly, your Mercedes-Benz 380SE won't last forever. Neither will its battery. 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 380SE stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or faded headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

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 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE. Car batteries are one of our many specialties! Our technicians are well-acquainted with Mercedes-Benz’s service specs for 380SE car batteries’ reserve capacities and cold cranking amps. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your 380SE, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 380SEs?

We know what’s best for your Mercedes-Benz 380SE, which is why we carry just that. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, power, and technology. Pop the hood of any Mercedes-Benz 380SE and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. To run optimally, your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE requires a dependable battery. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE Battery

Did you recently have a new 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE car battery installed? Good thinking! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by limiting short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your 380SE Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a 380SE-specific battery question, stop by your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my 380SE battery stay charged? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you may have been leaving your car doors ajar and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary 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 dead 380SE battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • How much will replacing my Mercedes-Benz 380SE’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Mercedes-Benz 380SE batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Mercedes-Benz 380SE Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SEs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.