Service Tip: What is a Trickle Charger?

November 30th, 2018 by

Did you know your Mercedes-Benz battery life decreases by 1% each day you don’t drive your vehicle? 

Shop Foreman, Joshua Schneider is back at it again with another informational service tip. Let’s give him our undivided attention!

If you’re not going to drive your Mercedes-Benz for a long period of time, we suggest you use a trickle charger. We recommend using trickle chargers that automatically turn off or go into float mode when your Mercedes-Benz is fully charged. Otherwise, you will need to monitor your battery’s percentage and then unplug it once fully charged – so don’t forget about!

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Contact us online or by phone at (312) 628-4500 to learn more about trickle chargers and other service tips we offer.