Interesting article, thanks. Brings up the usual cluster of manufacturers' contradictions. The information seems sound though - I have a new (1 year old) Interstate battery.
On your previous post, you said you used a TRANSPO regulator instead of the Bosch? Is this regulator compatible with a Mercedes alternator? Any mods needed?
2007 E550 4Matic - 61,000 Km - Iridium Silver, black leather, Sport package, Premium 2 package
2007 GL450 4Matic - 62,000 Km - Obsidian Black Metallic, black leather, all options
1998 E430 - sold
1989 300E - 333,000 Km - sold
1977 280E - sold
1971 250 - retired
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