Car Batteries for 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280

The Right Battery Size for a 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280

Not sure what battery to get for your Mercedes-Benz C280? Check the chart to find the right car battery size and cold cranking amps for your C280.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-49/H8 V6/2.8L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 900
MTP-49/H8 V6/2.8L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 900
MTX-49/H8 V6/2.8L Replacement 36 months Performance 36 months 900
BATTERIES

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MT-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTP-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

V6/2.8L

- Battery: MTX-49/H8

- Warranty: Replacement 36 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 900

Buying a Replacement Battery for Mercedes-Benz C280

Sadly, your Mercedes-Benz C280 won't last forever. Neither will its battery. Generally, car batteries last from three to five years. Don’t get stranded by your C280’s car battery. Replace it regularly instead! Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A slow engine crank, a blinking battery or check engine light, bloated battery case, corrosion-covered posts, and subpar electrical performance can all be signs 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. Stop by for a free battery test and, if needed, a replacement battery for your 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280. Automotive batteries are just one of our many areas of expertise. Our technicians are familiar with Mercedes-Benz-specific recommendations for C280 battery CCAs and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your C280, and schedule an appointment today for a quick car battery replacement.

Why Choose an Interstate Battery for Your C280?

Your Mercedes-Benz C280 deserves the best, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We replace over 700,000 batteries each year with Interstate Batteries, America’s #1 replacement battery brand. Interstate has been an battery-industry leader for durability, performance, and technology. That's why you'll find Interstate Batteries in the engines of many a Mercedes-Benz C280. Their entire line of powerful offerings can be found in boom lifts, commercial trucks, UTVs, and boats! You need a car battery that's just as dependable as your 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280. And Interstate Batteries are Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your C280’s New Battery Last

Did you recently have a new 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280 car battery installed? Great job! Now, help it last longer and stay charged by caring for it from the get-go. ensuring all the lights are turned off before you leave the car, decreasing the number of short trips you take, cleaning your battery posts, and avoiding radio and electronic component use when the engine is off.

Top C280 Car Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a C280-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our expert techs have the answers you need.

  • Why won’t my C280 battery hold a charge? A battery that won't hold a charge is almost as good as dead. The battery might be old. Or, you’ve been leaving the doors slightly open and the lights on overnight. Stop by for a free battery test 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 Battery for Your Mercedes-Benz C280

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1998 Mercedes-Benz C280s today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.