Will driving the car recharge an auxiliary battery?

Asked by Sep 13, 2016 at 09:59 AM about the 2012 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 350 BlueTEC Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

main battery ran down recharged it.

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Alternators are not designed to recharge a dead battery, doing so can burn it out in short order.

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