1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Batteries

The Right Battery Size for a 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL

Need more info about Mercedes-Benz 380SL batteries? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 380SL.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 V8/3.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 V8/3.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 V8/3.8L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V8/3.8L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buy the Right Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 380SL

You can pretty much drive your Mercedes-Benz 380SL until you don't want to anymore. But your 380SL's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. The average car battery lasts three to five years. You want to replace your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL battery before it fails and leaves you stranded. Look out for symptoms of a faulty car battery. A slow engine crank, an illuminated check engine light or battery signal, swollen battery case, corrosion-covered posts, or weak lights can all signal 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 necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for 380SL battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your 380SL, and schedule a fast car battery replacement at your earliest convenience.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 380SLs?

We know what’s best for your Mercedes-Benz 380SL, 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 outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Mercedes-Benz 380SL. Their powerful products are installed in boom lifts, freightliners, utility vehicles, and fishing boats. You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL. That’s why you should choose Interstate Battery. Their products are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your 380SL’s New Battery Last

Got a new car battery installed in your 1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. flipping the dome lights and headlights off when exiting the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, keeping your battery posts clean, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Answers to Your 380SL Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have battery questions that are Mercedes-Benz 380SL-specific, pay us a visit. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my 380SL battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery may be too old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the lights on overnight. Stop in for a free battery check at your favorite Firestone Complete Auto Care and learn more about your battery's charge.
  • What happens to my old 380SL battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  • How much will replacing my Mercedes-Benz 380SL’s battery cost? Mercedes-Benz 380SL batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 380SL

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