Mercedes-Benz SL in version R230 was produced in the years 2001 – 2012. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.
Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Mercedes-Benz SL (2001-2012):
|Layout||Terminal types||Base hold-down|
|0 – positive on the right side||1||B13|
Mercedes-Benz SL R230 – petrol engines:
- 55 AMG
- 55 AMG Kompressor
- 63 AMG
- 65 AMG
For these petrol engines, we recommend batteries with dimensions of 278x175x190 mm and a capacity exceeding 67 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Halfords Standard AGM 096 which capacity is 70 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 720 A. The most powerful battery is Halfords Advanced AGM 096 of a capacity 70Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 760 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.
|Brand and series||Model||Capacity||Cold Cranking Amps||Dimensions (LxWxH)||Base Hold-Down||Price|
|Bosch S5 AGM||S5A 08||70 Ah||760 A||278x175x190 mm||B13||More|
|Exide AGM||EK700||70 Ah||760 A||278x175x190 mm||B13||More|
|Halfords Standard||AGM 096||70 Ah||720 A||278x175x190 mm||B13||More|
|Halfords Advanced||AGM 096||70 Ah||760 A||278x175x190 mm||B13||More|
|Varta Silver Dynamic AGM||E39||70 Ah||760 A||278x175x190 mm||B13||More|
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Mercedes-Benz SL , or if you want to help others in their selection, please send us a photo of your current battery in the comment section at the bottom of the page. You can also send the picture to email@example.com (we will place it in the comments to also help other users). Be sure to specify the car model, year, type, as well as the engine capacity and power. We’ll do our best to assist you!