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Which battery for SLK..?

Can somebody give me the references of a "high capacity" batterty for a SLK with full options, heated seats included..? Meaning "xx Ah/xxx A(EN)"...
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What type of SLK do you have? R170 or R171?

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HI,

SLK 200 - 136 hp should be a R170, first model.

it's 74 Ah with heated seats. high capacity battery , code option 673
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Any high end battery will work.
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Any high end battery will work.
As long as it fits!! - the alternator powers all the accessories - the battery is just there to allow you to start the engine






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HI,

SLK 200 - 136 hp should be a R170, first model.

it's 74 Ah with heated seats. high capacity battery , code option 673
Merci beaucoup JFR... The color of our cars are the same... And apparently the batteries also...
Where are you from in France..?
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As long as it fits!! - the alternator powers all the accessories - the battery is just there to allow you to start the engine
True, it has to fit.
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