EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Battery Replacement: 2008-2013 Mercedes-Benz C300

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

The video above shows you how to replace the battery in your 2009 Mercedes-Benz C300. We recommend changing the battery in Mercedes-Benzs every 4 years. Although some batteries last much longer, most batteries begin breaking down chemically after four years, so you could experience dimmer headlights and other negative effects before you have a dead battery in your C300 that you need to replace.

Replacing the battery in your C300 involves removing the terminals. When you reconnect the terminals, your radio presets are likely to be cleared out. In some C300s, you may need to re-enter a security code to get your radio to work again. Check for this code in your owners manual - it will usually be either a sticker or small card in the booklet. If you can't find it, call Mercedes-Benz and they will give you the code for free. In many Mercedes-Benzs, the transmission "learns" how you drive over time and makes adjustments, so you may experience altered driving dynamics as your car re-learns your driving style after changing the battery.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • Rotate Tires 2008-2013 Mercedes-Benz C300
    Rotate your tires

    Want an easy way to save $500? Rotate your tires at least three times per year

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • Add Brake Fluid: 2008-2013 Mercedes-Benz C300
    Add brake fluid

    If your brake fluid is a little low, learn how to add some here. Ignoring a low level leads to big problems

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • Rear Turn Signal Replacement Mercedes-Benz C300 (2008-2013)
    Change a rear blinker

    Don't send mixed signals - if your turn signal doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • Tail Light Change 2008-2013 Mercedes-Benz C300
    Change a tail light

    The burnt out tail light: classic reason for a cop to pull you over - change yours now

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • Engine Light Is On: 2008-2013 Mercedes-Benz C300 - What to Do
    Do not ignore this!

    A check engine light can be cleared with a simple fix or it could be a major problem - find out now!

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • Coolant Flush How-to: Mercedes-Benz C300 (2008-2013)
    Coolant flush

    Flushing the coolant in your car is not that hard and will extend the life of your engine tremendously - learn how here!

    2009 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sport 3.0L V6
  • See all videos for the 2009 Mercedes-Benz C300
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools
batteries battery chargers terminal clamps preset protectors tires gloves consoles and organizers battery terminal cleaners