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2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 Battery Replacement

Replacing some types of batteries, especially in newer models, can be very tricky as hood space in vehicles continues to shrink to improve performance. Because of this, some batteries can be difficult to access. You'll want to check your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 owner's manual for detailed information on where your battery is located. Oddly enough, some batteries can be located under the floorboard or in the trunk, however, this is extremely rare.

How to replace your battery:

  1. Make sure your engine is off - refer to your vehicle manual to locate the battery.
  2. Use a wrench to loosen the bolt that holds the black negative battery cable.
  3. Carefully remove the cable by twisting and pulling - do not use too much force or any metal objects to pry the cable away from the battery. This can damage the cable.
  4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 to remove the positive (red) battery cable.
  5. Locate the clamp that holds the battery in place and remove it with a wrench or ratchet.
  6. At this point, you should be able to easily remove the battery. Careful, it will be heavy.
  7. It is recommended that you clean the battery tray and any corrosion on the cables using a wire brush and proper battery cleaning solution.
  8. To install the new battery simply repeat the steps above.

Plaza Motor Company Battery Replacement & Mercedes-Benz Batteries for sale

At Plaza Motor Company, our service team is comprised of Mercedes-Benz certified technicians that can help diagnose what is wrong with your battery. Our Mercedes-Benz factory-trained mechanics can change your C300 battery swiftly at competitive prices. Call Plaza Motor Company at 3145825294 or schedule battery service online for the fastest battery replacement in Creve Coeur MO.We will check your battery for any understandable fixes such as examining your battery for corrosion build-up before recommending a full battery replacement. Our central goal is customer service unlike frequent other auto repair shops. Sometimes it is just a poor battery connection and tightening or reconnecting loose components might get your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 started again. Outstanding service and affordable prices are just two of many reasons people do business with Plaza Motor Company.

Are 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 batteries covered under warranty?

Most genuine OEM Mercedes-Benz batteries sold at Plaza Motor Company are covered under some type of warranty for potentially up to 24 months. Give us a call at 3145825294 so we can look up the battery that was installed and confirm the warranty for you. There are a few reasons why a battery would not be covered under warranty such as:

  • C300 Batteries connected to non-OEM components
  • C300 Batteries that were physically damaged prior to inspection
  • C300 Batteries that own been recharged
  • C300 Batteries with cracks

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 Battery Price

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 pricing is also heavily dependent on whether or not you opt for to install the new battery yourself or retain Plaza Motor Company install it for you. Over the years, hood space has shrunk as the performance of vehicles has increased and as a result, sometimes the battery is not easily achievable. If that’s the case or you'd identical a Mercedes-Benz trained technician to install your battery, the price of labor may add an additional $20-$40 to your service bill depending on the market. The excellent news is Plaza Motor Company offers several services and components specials when it comes to car batteries, and in several cases if you purchase a battery at Plaza Motor Company, we may be trained to install your battery at no additional cost. Contact Plaza Motor Company to learn more about battery installation today.

What Are the Best Car Batteries to Buy?

Popular vehicle battery brands include DieHard Batteries, Odyssey, NAPA, AC Delco, Duralast, EverStart, just to name various. This can be a difficult question to answer. There are many factors that go into determining the "best" vehicle battery, as many vehicle batteries are designed with diverse factors in mind. Contact the experts at Plaza Motor Company and we will be competent to help suggest the best vehicle battery for your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 based on your needs and driving habits.

How do you know if your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 needs a new battery?

The most common symptoms of bad 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 batteries are if your car is slow to start after turning the key, or if your battery cables and connectors show signs of heavy corrosion. You may also notice a clicking sound when turning the key or if your electronics work but the car won't start. These are all tell tale signs of failing batteries on your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300. Give our experts at Plaza Mercedes a call or book an online appointment here.

How often should you replace your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery?

Every 3 to 5 years, but you should have your battery tested frequently for drops in voltage to make sure it's operating at a high level. Car batteries typically carry 12 to 13 volts unless you have a high-performance battery. Anything higher than 13 volts may indicate a faulty battery.

How long do 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 batteries last?

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 batteries usually last between 3-5 years, but this is variable depending on the type of battery, driving habits, weather conditions, and more. You can prolong the life of your C300 battery by:

  • Cleaning the terminals and posts of corrosion with the suitable cleaning solution & a wire brush.
  • Keeping the battery tightly fastened - did you know the vibrations of your car can loosen the connections and rattle your battery's components?
  • Proactively testing your battery
  • Keeping your vehicle stored indoors away from extreme swings in temperature or climate
  • Starting your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 generally is big. Don't let your battery go unused for long periods of time.

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 Battery

Your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery will typically last between 3 to 5 years, but that can vary heavily depending on battery size, type of battery, weather conditions and driving habits. Even still, just because your battery isn't completely dead, doesn't mean it's operating at optimal levels. For that reason, it is important to have your battery inspected every time you visit a service center. Hopefully, you're a client of Plaza Motor Company and you will always receive a free multi-point inspection of your vehicle during every service visit. Inspecting your battery and battery cables is part of this process. If you leave your battery unchecked, when it's not running at optimal levels your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 can put pressure on the alternator or the starter to improve power. Drawing excessive power to compensate for the loss of energy from the battery can make your engine run outside of ideal conditions. In the end, this is going to cost you more money to fix. It's extremely important for your Mercedes-Benz battery to operate at near-perfect levels.

How do 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 batteries work?

SLI stands for “starting, lighting, and ignition.” This type of battery produces energy in order to power your lights, accessories, and engine. So, how do car batteries work? Most car batteries rely on a lead-acid chemical reaction to get your car off & running. These types of batteries are considered part of the “SLI” category. Once the energy reaches your engine, the alternator provides power. You can learn more about back-up types of batteries by reaching out to sole of our service advisors. We bid a better asset and the deduction prices on batteries that were designed for your vehicle. If you are shopping for a battery for your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300, count on Plaza Motor Company. With the help of our 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery experts, we will get you back on the road immediately. Book your service appointment online today or call us at 3145825294 with any questions. We look forward to working with you!

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 Battery Coupons & Specials in St. Louis

Plaza Mercedes offers monthly battery coupons for your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300. You can find our battery replacement coupons here, or browse parts specials here. From full battery replacement to labor cost savings to big discounts on battery parts, Plaza Mercedes has you covered.If you can't find the battery you're seeing for or favor to speak to someone about our monthly discounts, give us a call at 3145825294 today. Our Mercedes-Benz C300 technicians are standing by to help you with all your automotive service needs.

Is it safe to drive with the battery light on?

If your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery warning light comes on while driving, be sure to turn off your accessories, so the battery doesn’t drain further. The warning light usually means that the alternator isn’t working properly meaning you are operating solely on battery power. The purpose of the alternator is to charge your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery while you are driving. When the alternator isn't working properly, it can cause the battery to drain all its power, leaving you stranded if the vehicle is turned off. Be sure to turn off the radio, air conditioner, and the lights unless you are driving at night.It's also possible that your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 serpentine belt has malfunctioned. If you have multiple warning lights come on including the battery light, then pull over to a safe location if possible.Another possible symptom that could point to the serpentine belt as a cause for the battery warning light, is if steering becomes laborious or feels colossal. If the dash lights indicate overheating, then the water pump was on that belt too. If you're near St. Louis and need service, give Plaza Motor Company a call at 3145825294. We can even arrange to have your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 brought in to us.

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 Battery Cost

What is the brand of the battery? What size engine does your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 have? What size battery do you need in your Mercedes-Benz? When you are shopping for a 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery, there are some things that you need to keep in mind that will have an effect on the rate. Will you require our dealership to replace your battery or are you just looking to purchase the battery and install it yourself? These are just some of the many questions you should read into before choosing a precise battery or replacement at Plaza Motor Company. Call us at 3145825294 and let our experts find the proper battery for your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300.

The larger the battery the larger the Amp Hour rating of your battery, meaning it will provide more amps of electrical current per hour. The most directly correlated aspect of a battery's price is its size.

Common Car Battery Issues & Problems - How Do You Know If Your Car Needs A New Battery?

One of the most regular car problems is a dead battery. We have all been there, whether you leave your lights on, don't close a door completely, or leave the radio too long without your engine engaged. But when does your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery need to be replaced? Here are a few symptoms that may indicate your C300 battery needs to be looked at by a Mercedes-Benz mechanic or replaced.

  • Fluid Leaks or Corrosion - it's traditional for battery fluid and additional fluid leaks to cause excessive corrosion which is an different sign the battery needs to be replaced. Over time, corrosion will build typically and can be cleaned to prolong the life of your 2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 battery.
  • Check Engine Light - the check engine light usually turns on when your battery is losing charge.
  • Delayed Engine Crank - when you attempt to start the vehicle, it takes longer than usual to roll over or start.
  • Low Battery Fluid Level - if the fluid level is low, you need to keep the battery and charging system tested.