1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 Car Batteries

1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 Battery Replacement & Size

Researching battery replacements for your Mercedes-Benz C280? Use the following chart to find information on Mercedes-Benz C280 battery size and cold cranking amps.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 L6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 L6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 L6/2.8L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

L6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

L6/2.8L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buying a Replacement Battery for Mercedes-Benz C280

You can pretty much drive your Mercedes-Benz C280 until you don't want to anymore. But your C280's battery? Don't count on it to last forever. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Mercedes-Benz C280 stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A lagging starter, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights may all indicate that your battery needs attention.

Or, you can get a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Drop in for a free battery check and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280. Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for C280 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help choosing the battery size that's best for your C280, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C280?

We only want what’s best for your Mercedes-Benz C280, 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 leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and technology. That’s why it’s unsurprising to find an Interstate Battery in the engine of a Mercedes-Benz C280. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts severe duty trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. Your 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

After Buying 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 Battery

Did you recently have a new 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 car battery installed? Congrats! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. Give your new battery a hand by 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 C280 Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a battery question that's unique to your Mercedes-Benz C280 battery, pay us a visit. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why doesn’t my C280 battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a complimentary battery check at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my dead C280 battery? We’ll recycle your car battery for you!
  •  How much do Mercedes-Benz C280 batteries cost? You can find affordable C280 batteries by using one of our car battery coupons, when available. Plus, every Interstate Battery comes with a maintenance-free performance warranty and limited-time free replacement.

Get a New Mercedes-Benz C280 Battery

Don’t let a dead battery stop you. Shop replacement car batteries for your 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 at Firestone Complete Auto Care.