1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Car Batteries

1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Battery Replacement & Size

Not sure what battery to get for your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your 560SEL.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 V8/5.6L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 V8/5.6L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 V8/5.6L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

V8/5.6L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V8/5.6L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V8/5.6L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Shopping for Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Car Batteries

Your 560SEL doesn't have an expiration date, but its battery does. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your 560SEL’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Watch for signs that your current battery is getting too old or too weak. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery posts, or dim headlights 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 needed, get your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL a replacement battery. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for 560SEL battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that fits your car perfectly, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Are Interstate Batteries Good for 560SELs?

Your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. Our technicians install over 700,000 batteries/year using America's #1 replacement battery from Interstate Batteries. Interstate has been a leader in car battery reliability, charge capacity, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Mercedes-Benz 560SEL. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in industrial lifts, commercial trucks, utility vehicles, and even boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Caring for a New Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Battery

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. turning off all of the lights when you leave your vehicle, cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not playing the radio or using other electronics when the engine is turned off.

Answers to Your 560SEL 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 560SEL-specific, stop by your nearest store. Our technicians have the answers.

  • Why won’t my 560SEL battery hold a charge? 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 dome lights on during the 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 dead 560SEL battery? We recycle it! Nearly 100% of all lead-acid batteries are recyclable.
  • What’s the cost of Mercedes-Benz 560SEL batteries? Get affordable prices on Mercedes-Benz 560SEL batteries by using one of our limited-time battery deals. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SELs today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.