EVERYTHING IS MESSING UP. Battery light visit workshop ? Help please

Asked by Feb 08, 2015 at 08:49 PM about the 2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class 2 Dr CLK320 Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So a light came on , on the
instrument clutter that was red and
had a picture of a battery and said
visit workshop . Got battery and
alternator tested . Said battery was
good , just needed a charge, and the
alternator was bad . I'm driving home
, headlights go out , windows won't
work, abs light pops up , it then says
'bas nor available', and esp not
available. Got alternator replaced
and battery charged . Same
problems are happening plus ,
battery light still there . Car will not
shift out of first . It will now not even
go into gear when I crank it . I turn it
off and the windows will work . Turn
it on and the windows won't work .
Someone please help , please

6 Answers

22,585

How old is the battery? They usually only last around 5 years, mine went bad around 3 years old in my C230 all the lights everything lit up and it seemed fine but no crank. Since replacing the battery I have had no issues, I would recommend replacment if your not sure how old it is.

It's the original battery , so it's 10 years old . But I had the battery tested and they said it was fine . Do you still recommend changing it ?

Yes

295

I have a 08 CLK cab. with 20K miles,orgn. battery. Every time it starts boom.I think because of low mileage. It is sitting in the garage for the rest of the season. I have a Lexus RX 400H. First time battery was dead in the garage, 2nd tme in a parking lot. Wall Mart garage said, the battery was fine and took charge. But I did not want to take chances anymore with my wife getting stuck, So I got a new battery.After 2 times take no chances. It Is time to change. Batteries don't give any better signal than this(ie being dead)..

22,585

The battery is over 10 years old so just replace it .

11,315

If the car sits for a lengthy period of time, put a battery charger with a trickle system on it. Around 20 to 40 dollars. It will send a low charge to your battery to keep it fully charged and not harm anything, even lengthen the life of the battery. those little puppies are expensive, and a pain when your little lady is stuck in from of the mall.

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