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Battery check Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2007 - 2014 Diesel C220 CDi - 2.1

OnDemand step-by-step maintenance & repair BETA

Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2007 - 2014  | C220 CDi - 2.1 Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery - it's in the boot
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
Check the Positive (+) terminal clamp is tight. CAUTION If using a spanner to tighten terminal, be careful not to short it on the bodywork
Check battery is generally secure, if loose, tighten the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
To tighten, a 13mm socket or spanner is needed. Not too tight because you may damage the battery casing