1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SEC Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SEC

Need more info about Mercedes-Benz 380SEC batteries? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC.

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

Buy the Right Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC

You can pretty much drive your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC until you don't want to anymore. But your 380SEC's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. You want to replace your 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SEC battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, and subpar electrical performance can all signal 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. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, get your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for 380SEC battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that fits your car perfectly, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your 380SEC?

Your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and innovation. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Mercedes-Benz 380SEC. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts freightliners, utility vehicles, and even boats! Your 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SEC needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 380SEC’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC? Good thinking! You can give your new battery a head start with proper care and attention. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, cleaning your battery posts, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Top 380SEC Car Battery Questions

Firestone Complete Auto Care has answers to your top car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Mercedes-Benz 380SEC battery, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my 380SEC 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 free battery test at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care to learn more about the state of your battery.
  • What happens to my old 380SEC battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Mercedes-Benz 380SEC’s battery cost? Get affordable prices on Mercedes-Benz 380SEC 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 380SEC Battery

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SECs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.