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Today, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By petee1997

Nationalism, protectionism and tariffs caused the...

Nationalism, protectionism and tariffs caused the great depression. Unfortunately President Trump is not a student of history. As a matter of fact, the man does not read and is poorly informed. He...
Today, 01:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By superswiss

As always, things are not that simple. The EU...

As always, things are not that simple. The EU tariffs try to protect the domestic production of passenger cars, something the USA is not very strong in anymore. American car manufacturers are...
02-15-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 910
Posted By Almo133

Hi, what do you think of my 2018 C238

Hi everyone,
Heres my 2018 E class coupe, hope you like it.
Ive made a few slight changes but let me know what you guys think or if you have any questions :)


...
02-08-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Centre cubby box

This is one of the most useful things I bought for my E. I had one for previous BMW and loved it. It is tailor made for W213, fits perfectly, gives lots of extra options for additional wireless...
02-04-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,513
Posted By nycebo

See, here is where you need to clarify so you...

See, here is where you need to clarify so you don't flame bait folks.

It sounds like you're saying that the 212 E350 is stronger than the 213 E300, and that's presumably correctly. However, the...
02-01-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,513
Posted By nycebo

You both kind of have a point. It's a W213 forum...

You both kind of have a point. It's a W213 forum for owners. Seems the W212 forum for potential traders would make this thread more worthwhile. But, I can also see wanting to get 213 owners point of...
01-24-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,337
Posted By FedM

Thanks Steph The key is to wrap the chrome...

Thanks Steph
The key is to wrap the chrome around the grille in black (the thin part I pointed with the arrow), otherwise the panamericana grille will look not so good
...
01-23-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,580
Posted By West_Coaster

Thank God the center MENU button is still there,...

Thank God the center MENU button is still there, couldn't live without it. How would I quickly get to my scent and ionization menu?

(Read tremendous sarcasm)
01-16-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,773
Posted By Frank Rizzo

New E43

Just picked up a new 2018 E43 last weekend. I got a screaming deal because they obviously wanted them gone with the E53 already on the lots. Was originally looking at the C43 but it felt too small...
01-14-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 624
Posted By Obeidat

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1333/d86498c5_f3ed_4ec2_aa80_3b86ce15690b_1db1bda5f1dd42bd1573eaa4b25a559617e1266c.jpeg...
01-07-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By bytemaster0

Finally ready to post

Hello all,

Though I've been a member for years and have been active on several threads, this forum included, I'm finally ready to post pics. This is a story of a W212 and a W213. This is a...
12-28-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 658
Posted By The_Judge

My wife, who is tiny, has a bit of a problem with...

My wife, who is tiny, has a bit of a problem with the doors on my E400C. I'm considering trading her in....
12-20-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 582
Posted By Egonvdv

it's a new feature. i'm pretty sure it's called...

it's a new feature. i'm pretty sure it's called "predictive" in English speaking countries as well, but not 100pct sure...

EDIT: yes that's what it's called

Predictive Navigation4
Based on...
12-19-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,860
Posted By Egonvdv

you are talking about sending ONE address...

you are talking about sending ONE address directly to the car. and indeed often the address doesn't arrive.

but i'm talking about sending addresses to the server, which you then download with the...
12-19-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,055
Posted By ua549

I use Meguiar's Ultra Quik Wax G17516 on the wood...

I use Meguiar's Ultra Quik Wax G17516 on the wood trim. It is a synthetic hydrophobic polymer (no wax). Nothing sticks to it. When the interior gets dusty I simply clean it with a bit of pure...
12-07-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,620
Posted By The_Judge

I've had paddle shifters on my last seven cars,...

I've had paddle shifters on my last seven cars, going back to my 2003 E55, and I've very rarely every used any of them. I find that the 9-speed tranny on my current car (2018 E400 Coupe) is very...
12-06-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,860
Posted By Slugsy

You guys are lucky, remote start isn’t allowed in...

You guys are lucky, remote start isn’t allowed in UK! I am gutted, would love to heat up my car before getting in!!!
11-30-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 995
Posted By konigstiger

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/432x294/capture_4b0528e964c419570baed637c8ea202a32eb4d42.jpg
11-26-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,037
Posted By TOM992

Projector lights open door

From Alibaba Express. Fits but a little loose. $11 pair.


https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20181126_181148_61c31f6f3ab9ad981842902a6f3df2fc244f5943.jpg
11-23-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 902
Posted By jerkku74

C238 lowered with H&R and 22" wheels

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/831x640/image_0c0b5c22a9122067043f8cabf279d0e0924b7744.jpeg...
11-16-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 13,760
Posted By rbrylaw

No Valet person is driving my car. Not now, no...

No Valet person is driving my car. Not now, no how. My partner can if he wants, but we rarely drive each other's cars. After 38 years together, 4 legally married, he's come to get that while...
11-15-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By Meeru

W213 E63s

thought I should post here to honour the w213 forum
...
11-12-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By thewb

Happy Monday to all W213 honors and...

Happy Monday to all W213 honors and congratulations to those new owners posting recently.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1753/41747784625_4eb7859b2e_h.jpg
11-08-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,879
Posted By rustybear3

Rusty's Ride 2019 E450 CABRIOLET

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3096_2f02e71565b8ab16a351e5528beb045fc1d35289.jpeg...
11-04-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 856
Posted By Top_Speed1

Talking It followed me home, I had to keep it!

Howdy howdy howdy...

My first MB car!. I’ve owned a MB 33K GVW commercial truck, but now I guess you can now say I’ve downsized ;)

i shopped for about a Month, mostly Internet peeping. I inked...
11-04-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By rbrylaw

Putting a ceramic coating on a car is a great...

Putting a ceramic coating on a car is a great thing. It truly protects the paint, but there is still nothing IMHO like a high quality wax over the ceramic coat. Doing one immediately after the...
11-03-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By rbrylaw

Even though it was ceramic coated, I still like...

Even though it was ceramic coated, I still like to have a coat of high quality wax put on. So my detailer just spent 4 hours detailing the car and the wax I prefer is Collinite pure carnauba. It's...
10-28-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,321
Posted By rbrylaw

Don't pay this guy any attention. Clearly a...

Don't pay this guy any attention. Clearly a troll. Check out his thread on the Worst MB he's ever owned. Musings of the disgruntled.
10-28-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,856
Posted By ua549

Stop shouting. Lower case is sufficient.

Stop shouting. Lower case is sufficient.
10-26-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,291
Posted By Haag

Actually the base model in Germany comes with 16...

Actually the base model in Germany comes with 16 inch.... :-)

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1308x632/1_66294a49188654243476ab1e5dc926625161e967.jpg
10-04-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By teksurv

Here's my coupe when I picked it up in January....

Here's my coupe when I picked it up in January. She's a little dirty due to construction at the house....
09-27-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By Bfgslkman

Couple more decent pictures. Our car is only for...

Couple more decent pictures. Our car is only for those who like black and white😀😀😀...
09-14-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,173
Posted By CarFan1

Everyone has their own preferences, but its...

Everyone has their own preferences, but its definitely not a city car. Having taken several road trips over the summer I saw that the ride is quite impressive and the fuel economy is phenomenal. I...
08-29-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,011
Posted By rbrylaw

And if what he bought was the Star as pictured,...

And if what he bought was the Star as pictured, why does the box say it's a Coolant Thermometer?
08-22-2018, 12:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 776
Posted By rbrylaw

Coming from a C Class to the E Class, I have to...

Coming from a C Class to the E Class, I have to really disagree with your comment that a C and E drive the same. You make some broad sweeping comments, which I don't think many really agree with. I...
08-15-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,173
Posted By mickhoog

oh why? I like those.

oh why? I like those.
08-14-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,239
Posted By haibieb

I currently drive a 2018 C 300 as a rental while...

I currently drive a 2018 C 300 as a rental while i wait for our 2019 E450 4Matic. We have owned (leased) 9 MB's with different engine sizes. Each one brings a level of efficiency, noise and...
08-12-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,362
Posted By Egonvdv

No, it only works when there's lots of space....

No, it only works when there's lots of space. this feature is only handy
for people that really don't know how to park
08-11-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,014
Posted By rbrylaw

Why? He already said he's going for an E300 and...

Why? He already said he's going for an E300 and there's nothing wrong with that. Plus his question was not about engine, it was about interior finishes and for 2019, there isn't an E400. It is...
08-04-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,218
Posted By rbrylaw

Sorry your tires wore out so fast, but I still...

Sorry your tires wore out so fast, but I still don't agree they are the worst. I drove my C300 for 3 years, which I traded today for an E400 and the tires were wearing just fine on them. Perhaps...
08-03-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,218
Posted By rbrylaw

Because it's your opinion. You said "run flats...

Because it's your opinion. You said "run flats are joke." They're not. And "you shouldn't drive on them." Your opinion, and not one I share.

If you had said simply you don't want or like run...
08-03-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,218
Posted By rbrylaw

If you don't want keyboard warriors don't make...

If you don't want keyboard warriors don't make opinionated claims as fact. Run Flats aren't a joke and I've had no issue riding on them. In fact, I was very happy to have the ability to safely make...
08-02-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,227
Posted By Benz44

Congrats AMF77. My nickel's worth about the run...

Congrats AMF77. My nickel's worth about the run flat tires... Mercedes' has their own custom run flats which are a thousand percent better than the BMW run flats I've experienced on 2 different...
08-02-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,258
Posted By c4004matic

700 and 900 RPM? Are you a child or just...

700 and 900 RPM? Are you a child or just ignorant? Those are idle speeds!! Im sure there is turbo lag when the auto stop is on too at zero RPM. DUH.
08-01-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,258
Posted By c4004matic

BS! Troll alert!

BS! Troll alert!
07-31-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 536
Posted By Bobby4919

Flipping the switch deactivates ALL methods of...

Flipping the switch deactivates ALL methods of opening the trunk... key fob, drivers side switch and kicking under the bumper.... except getting into an accident (which unlocks the trunk as explained...
07-27-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By Obeidat

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/c6b9ba04_6754_4535_b8ef_b8d4c738b96b_a67c877dab2035c8274ba892e900600f44d255e3.jpeg

Passenger seat...
07-16-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,482
Posted By hyperion667

Hot damn, there are some lame ass comments here....

Hot damn, there are some lame ass comments here. "Oh man, I'd never spend that much" (Because I'm too cheap or can't afford it) "Oh man, I did mine for XXX dollars" (yeah good for you, your point?)...
07-14-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,482
Posted By dukester34

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x971/20180713_110910_5c79f52464bebadf5a3834e170e051c264d29834.jpg...
07-09-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By vic viper

Pretty strong opinions from someone who havnt...

Pretty strong opinions from someone who havnt even tried them.
Yes I am very happy with my 21s and they do not inhibit comfort in they way you want to portray at all.

I wish there could be...
06-04-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,482
Posted By NFAREVIEW

Just had a ceramic coating applied...(PIC HEAVY)

I must say, I'm impressed! I'm one of those weird people that loves trying high end waxes and seeing how much depth and shine I can get out of my cars paint. Well, these days time is money to me, so...
05-16-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,365
Posted By Egonvdv

I have wife alert. it starts beeping before I...

I have wife alert. it starts beeping before I even notice anything happening.
05-14-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 885
Posted By Long Islander

I called MBUSA because I was concerned about...

I called MBUSA because I was concerned about carbon monoxide filling the garage when remote starting using Mercedes Me was accidentally activated when the car was inside the garage. They said that...
05-10-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 860
Posted By Cao Black

I'm curious. On Canadian cars, does the...

I'm curious. On Canadian cars, does the navigation lady say about or aboot? :nix:
05-09-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By dayjob3

Please share Wheel and Tire specs. Im thinking...

Please share Wheel and Tire specs. Im thinking of doing 21 inch too.
05-05-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Cambridgehank

HaHa you must have a better and more expensive...

HaHa you must have a better and more expensive package than me. I get nothing but a image of the dash board.
04-30-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By bbbbbbb

Oh, Sorry about that. I thought you were in the...

Oh, Sorry about that. I thought you were in the US.
04-27-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,464
Posted By Akash S

W213 Updates and New Engines Coming

Well it's come quick, the W213 is already getting some significant updates .

http://www.autobild.de/artikel/mercedes-e-klasse-w213-2018-technik-update-4945174.html
Use google to auto translate....
04-27-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By CaptainE

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1795x872/84683513_2f78_4169_b1e4_3f8685e467b1_0aa87831a4dd1fc8d7bef5528c95175f1e4a0961.jpeg...
04-27-2018, 01:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By bbbbbbb

This is called the curb finder feature. It's...

This is called the curb finder feature. It's suppose to do this to help you avoid the curb when parallel parking or backing up towards the curb.
But to make this stop, you just move your rear view...
04-26-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 943
Posted By c4004matic

Very easy as long as the mirror is not selected...

Very easy as long as the mirror is not selected is is not selected (light on) it will not dip.
11-16-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,043
Posted By c4004matic

On the E the engine is mostly silent inside the...

On the E the engine is mostly silent inside the car it doesnt make itself noticed till higher revs. The whole discussion is circular a circular argument, if you are used to driving high powered v6...
11-01-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,136
Posted By E43uk

Voice Controls

I didn’t realise it was this clever!...I’m going to have play tomorrow.

https://youtu.be/1n4Kst-uBig

I really ought to read the manual!
10-20-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By c4004matic

E43 on track!

Just completed the one day advanced drvers course on Road America. What a blast! The 43 aquited itself great on the autocross. Though certainly no miata it will actually drift nicely when pushed and...
10-20-2017, 02:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By Diesel Benz

Neither one exactly. The engine control unit has...

Neither one exactly. The engine control unit has an accurate knowledge about the amount of fuel injected. The ECU controls the time injectors are open and it knows the fuel pressure (I guess more...
10-10-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,314
Posted By grange3

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504-1/img_2386_326c385f2c4ce8119521b56d11863c0c7c1d055b.jpg


Had a pair of the Burmester 3D Rotary tweeters installed few weeks ago by...
10-08-2017, 12:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,010
Posted By vic viper

How To: Replace dash air vents

So it is done, the air vents swapped out for the Coupe/Conv ones, I really like them, they feel a lot sportier than the regular ones.
Here is how yo do it:

Tools needed
Torx 20 bit and ratchet,...
09-21-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,441
Posted By petee1997

I usually count the number of doors.

I usually count the number of doors.
09-21-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,441
Posted By vic viper

Yes, but inside of the car, how do you know its a...

Yes, but inside of the car, how do you know its a coupe or a sedan? ;)
08-31-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,428
Posted By dbtk

Love it! I love the look and smell of old...

Love it! I love the look and smell of old American interiors. My Cadillac Fleetwood interior was leather with a lot of vinyl and plastics, and smelled like old, overheated flesh...
08-25-2017, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,105
Posted By Egonvdv

there are 2 ways to send an address. one is...

there are 2 ways to send an address.

one is directly to the car.
when u start the car the address pops up and u select.
however if the car is underground it will not receive the address at...
08-23-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 485
Posted By DutchTim1

(New Video) 2018 Mercedes AMG E63S Already in Kosovo

AMG E63s 4MATIC+ (612 HP > check the license plate) :bow:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzeQvaCZThU
08-22-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,428
Posted By dbtk

"Ghetto Upgrades"

Did some recent ghetto upgrades to my E...lol...
08-21-2017, 03:09 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By gofallg

New 2018 E400 Coupe

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-img_7331_d7588e9bad92385c38286b9197da9d7d249799d2.jpg
...
08-19-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,799
Posted By vic viper

Had some spare time over so I fitted the brakes...

Had some spare time over so I fitted the brakes this evening, turned out great, unfortunately I hadnt time to wash the car or take some decent pictures, but these will do for now.

...
08-17-2017, 05:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 631
Posted By Egonvdv

Smile installing web based app on Iphone - Tutorial

The official Iphone app is pretty limited, but there is a way to "create" a better one yourself through the Mercedes me website:

(This is for the iPhone, but I guess it would work for other phones...
08-14-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,799
Posted By vic viper

Yes, that would be the case with off the shelf...

Yes, that would be the case with off the shelf "caliper paint" or similar, this is a very long lasting finish, the glossy surface is very resistant and easy to clean.

We have done this to several...
08-09-2017, 07:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,445
Posted By Egonvdv

downloaded half of available countries one by one...

downloaded half of available countries one by one
and updated accordingly.

logged on to my mercedes me website and it show
that updates have been done, as well as which updates
still...
08-08-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,343
Posted By dbtk

Hi tresean1: here is a link to my 600 which was...

Hi tresean1: here is a link to my 600 which was recently featured in a cars and coffee event in Sausalito, CA.
http://www.biscottiandcars.com/aug-2017-bc/
08-08-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 42,797
Posted By grange3

One does not give a rats a** that's an old saying...

One does not give a rats a** that's an old saying we have in Australia and i am sure you have the same saying where you are from too.
So much fun so little time.....
08-07-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By vic viper

It does, same armrest.

It does, same armrest.
08-07-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,027
Posted By Egonvdv

Armrest storage tray

Best 10 euros ever spent - Very handy!

(Note: the AMG logo was not in the picture when i bought it on aliexpress!)
08-05-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 42,797
Posted By vic viper

Unfortunately it looks like 50 bucks as well if...

Unfortunately it looks like 50 bucks as well if you ask me.
08-04-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,235
Posted By Forty9

Congratulations

Let me add my congratulations to all those you have received. I remember when my father bought his Mercedes 190 when I was a child. He kept it for sixteen years. Then I remember driving my...
07-17-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 861
Posted By Diesel Benz

You probably have a point but I think you are...

You probably have a point but I think you are pushing too hard this one message. Starts to be frustrating to see the same reminder everywhere. One message per topic should be enough.
07-16-2017, 11:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,191
Posted By MichaelRDavis

It maybe the taxi of Europe but here in Australia...

It maybe the taxi of Europe but here in Australia I paid $115K AUD for my E Class 200 AMG Line ($90K USD) so it is a big deal to drive one around thank you very much.
07-11-2017, 04:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,009
Posted By Proeliator2001

It's not clear from that text but I'm telling...

It's not clear from that text but I'm telling you, again, that for a fact the suspension IS adjustable between a comfort and a sport setting. Why aren't you getting that?

Having checked in the car...
07-06-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 510
Posted By ua549

E300 Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

Excerpt from Fox News article
07-04-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By Forty9

Independence Day in the Black Forest

We've just picked up our new car in Sindelfingen yesterday and enjoyed celebrating Independence Day in the Schwarzwald. I'm grateful to all the MB World members who answered my questions and offered...
07-01-2017, 08:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,370
Posted By vic viper

Fun fact, older Mercedes models had seat memory...

Fun fact, older Mercedes models had seat memory tied to the key, adjusting the seat as soon as the vehicle gets unlocked.

The easy entry function also hade the seat moving backwards before...
06-30-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,443
Posted By guhvies

Them 'mericans don't use the hold function like...

Them 'mericans don't use the hold function like us Euros do and do they hate stop start...
06-24-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,175
Posted By Streamliner

There are a few folks on this site, who word...

There are a few folks on this site, who word their posts as if they just had a four hour dinner with the C.E.O. of Daimler-Benz and that everything they say is absolute gospel. IMO, just the fact...
06-16-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 53,473
Posted By Mercedesfinance

Lightbulb Have you ever wanted to crawl into a ball and...

Have you ever wanted to crawl into a ball and pretend something didnt just happen..... So much for me being the guru here! LOL..... I stand corrected.

Embarrassed..... But corrected.... You are...
06-07-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Proeliator2001

Assuming you're already in media, otherwise it is...

Assuming you're already in media, otherwise it is press into media, wait, go to connect last media and click it then go back to whichever screen you're in. That is a pain in the arse when setting off...
06-06-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,416
Posted By Forty9

It is a comfort to me to know that, if Arnsbrae...

It is a comfort to me to know that, if Arnsbrae should decide to drive to Ulan Bator for a strengthening dinner of yak yogurt, he will have all the latest maps at the ready.
06-01-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 42,797
Posted By grange3

Hi Proeliator2001, like you i have the same thing...

Hi Proeliator2001, like you i have the same thing with turn parking on and stop start off are opposite side to me and almost totally obscured and it piss me off every time i go for a drive even my...
06-01-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,832
Posted By c4004matic

They sell more cars per capita in the Vatican...

They sell more cars per capita in the Vatican too!!! DUH The American market is 30 times larger! They probably sell more MBs in LA county alone than in all Canada.
Learn mathematics... It will...
06-01-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,832
Posted By petee1997

Sorry to burst your bubble. MB sells more cars...

Sorry to burst your bubble. MB sells more cars per capita in Canada than in the US. "They sell the E400 in Canada because Canada has lower income"??? That doesn't make sense. We get an additional...
06-01-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By off

W213 T-modell

Super excited the wagon came in early! Have a month left on the Lexus lease so I'm leaving it at the dealer's indoor garage for now. More to come!

...
05-31-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 825
Posted By c4004matic

Congrats the coupe looks awesome:y

Congrats the coupe looks awesome:y
05-31-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 825
Posted By Proeliator2001

Congrats on this one, hope you have no problems...

Congrats on this one, hope you have no problems like the old. I've still to see a new E coupé in the metal, not a fan of the c but reckon the bigger size will carry off design language really well as...
05-31-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,374
Posted By c4004matic

Since I waited 5mths for the car I dutifully read...

Since I waited 5mths for the car I dutifully read most of mine before I ever got the car. I skipped the most of the audio system part because Its inscrutable.:eek:
05-27-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,066
Posted By c4004matic

Hey its just a car!............ Ill posf the pics...

Hey its just a car!............ Ill posf the pics if me crying when I get my first ding:mercy:
05-25-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By eas43

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x2000/80-img_8409_8d85f7f9eb9aecd1037495d1c9a37d9633f5e8dc.jpg

From a E250 to the E43!
05-25-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,883
Posted By c4004matic

Not yet to me. All these self braking systems...

Not yet to me.
All these self braking systems will occasionally "false" due to a wide range of issues. A few common ones are driving over the heavy metal plates they use to cover excavations on...
05-21-2017, 01:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 748
Posted By mdot949

E43 AMG Laguna Canyon Run Video

The weather was very nice in Orange County today so I decided to shoot a quick video driving down Laguna Canyon HWY towards Laguna Beach https://mbworld.org/forums/images/smilies/thumbsup.gif
...
05-19-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,004
Posted By Proeliator2001

If you have to position the w213 seat fully...

If you have to position the w213 seat fully rearwards to be comfortable, you're either closing in on 6 foot 8+ (you're a retired pilot i think, so I'm guessing you're not that tall or life must have...
05-18-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,283
Posted By RickInHouston

The dealership called a half hour ago. They...

The dealership called a half hour ago.

They agreed to the coupe (if it's still available at the other dealership). He is trying to get the deal done by tomorrow.

Pictures coming soon.
...
05-17-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 42,797
Posted By RAzZin

Great how-to, replaced mine easily: ...

Great how-to, replaced mine easily:

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/576x768/80-2t7vt_e22141f76a671c8367b5da2b5973d4f5d32ebe3c.jpg


...
05-06-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,004
Posted By BenzMan369

Similarities is an understatement. This...

Similarities is an understatement.

This seems to be the approach Daimler's CDO Gorden Wagener is taking. You take a C Class, blow it up a little and you get your E Class, rinse and repeat and...
05-06-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,004
Posted By BenzMan369

Where oh where do I begin. :D When I read...

Where oh where do I begin. :D

When I read your March post I found your description of the new design ("It looks like a whale in white" "Only a hairdresser would buy this car." ) even more fitting...
05-03-2017, 11:22 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By Drano64

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1200x2000/80-img_20170407_1830217_e3951ddff9527ecd0336d199a1a56b83641130ec.jpg
...
05-03-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By salemraucher

The wait is finally over. Ordered November 29 or...

The wait is finally over. Ordered November 29 or so, built March 24 in Sindelfingen and ready for delivery May 1. Hood stars are underrepresented here and so are wagons, so I figured I'd changed that...
04-27-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 42,797
Posted By vic viper

How To: Replace center console

Sure the gloss black looks classy, but I was a bit shocked when I was told that gloss black is the only option for the sedan and estate 213.
Coming from a S205 with the open pore black ash center...
04-26-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,936
Posted By Sunrose305

Here are a few of the voice-search terms I have...

Here are a few of the voice-search terms I have successfully used with my USB based music collection of about 5,000 songs in my E300.

NOTE1: It takes about FOUR MINUTES (longer for larger...
04-20-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,731
Posted By Proeliator2001

You don't state anywhere if you've actually been...

You don't state anywhere if you've actually been in a w213 with airmatic or not. Your posts make it sound like you're assuming it won't be as good because of certain physical differences between the...
04-20-2017, 08:01 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,453
Posted By vic viper

You understood what I meant right? I live...

You understood what I meant right?


I live in Sweden and as you may know English isnt our primary spoken language, but I guess one turns to grammar nitpicking when out of arguments.
04-20-2017, 05:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,731
Posted By vic viper

During the launch of the W213 we had two event...

During the launch of the W213 we had two event days with among others a side by side comparison of the W222 with MBC and a loaded W213 with Airmatic
The Mercedes staff told us that they had put...
04-18-2017, 12:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,646
Posted By Sunrose305

Here's what I have concluded about the...

Here's what I have concluded about the self-driving Drive Pilot suite (Steering Pilot, Distance Pilot, etc). In theory it is supposed to relieve you of the stress and constant attention of driving. ...
04-16-2017, 11:09 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By Sunrose305

Delivered yesterday! ...

Delivered yesterday!


https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1333/80-cp3_3584_c01fd2a42af9060fcee8dc8a483c3282fb02b9be.jpg
...
04-06-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,061
Posted By Benz-W213-E350e

No probs, Alphabet GB Ltd

No probs, Alphabet GB Ltd
04-05-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,739
Posted By Proeliator2001

Not being smart and money in the bank doesn't...

Not being smart and money in the bank doesn't feature in my view that spending money to do such a minor change, which could also invalidate warranty, seems ridiculously nuggatory.
04-03-2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 36,243
Posted By Proeliator2001

I'm having trouble pinpointing exactly why, but i...

I'm having trouble pinpointing exactly why, but i suspect you're a bit of a Muppet. Your anecdote about hacking, blue screens etc just feels really off and it certainly feels to me like you have...
04-03-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,678
Posted By jonesy11

I received my new E43 last Friday, and I was...

I received my new E43 last Friday, and I was looking at the 540i, 550M and Guilia. If you order one of these, get the black piano laquer wood in place of the aluminum (where 4 center vents are and...
04-03-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By grange3

Some pics of my car here in Australia

Option Packages*
VP1
Vision Package
Panoramic glass sunroof with roller sunblind & heat-insulating glass
Head-up display with virtual image windscreen projection
Burmester surround sound...
03-28-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 923
Posted By joebe

The iPhone nav app does allow for freeway/toll...

The iPhone nav app does allow for freeway/toll decisions under Settings for the app on the iPhone. It does not allow selection of fastest/shortest route in Settings. The calculated routes allow you...
03-27-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 28,821
Posted By vic viper

Finally got her out, still some adjusting work...

Finally got her out, still some adjusting work left, and a front window tint is a must.

...
03-23-2017, 01:04 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 36,243
Posted By c4004matic

Ive yet to find a nav voice system that...

Ive yet to find a nav voice system that understands go home. In fact, its by design, the last thing any owner would like is for their car to show a thief home given that the car will also open the...
03-21-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,622
Posted By HarisAutolyzer

Lightbulb E 350 e Plug-in hybrid Review

Hey everyone! I just wanted to share my latest review, the new E 350 e Plug-in hybrid. If you're interested in some of it's many tech features and customization, then I hope you'll enjoy this piece....
03-20-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,678
Posted By beejAMG

this is the 3rd time ive seen this "grocery...

this is the 3rd time ive seen this "grocery getter" from you (twice from one thread). my eyes roll so far back that i see my brain everytime. do you have a volvo for the "pick-the-kids-upper" and...
03-19-2017, 01:59 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 24,206
Posted By BD-C63

These are for a C63 but they may apply... They...

These are for a C63 but they may apply... They may be common knowledge but here they are anyway.

You can open/close the windows & sunroof using the door handle. Hold the unlock on the back of...
03-18-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,188
Posted By teksurv

El Cid, I've seen many posts from you in the W212...

El Cid, I've seen many posts from you in the W212 section, good stuff. i realize you may be ready to move on to a newer vehicle, but I fail to see why this post was made, and in this forum. The G80...
03-17-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,255
Posted By Proeliator2001

Fingers crossed that's the bulk of your issues...

Fingers crossed that's the bulk of your issues with car over and done with now.
03-12-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By MichaelRDavis

I think there is only one favourites list. Some...

I think there is only one favourites list. Some items have presets including the radio. This is how I have established favourites for frequently called contacts. I use the controller knob on the...
03-11-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,386
Posted By l00semarble

Its here ...

Its here
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-20170311_121726_1df213072007a783377aa10633619cb4b5827d54.jpg
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03-10-2017, 03:53 PM
03-10-2017, 05:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,839
Posted By Proeliator2001

It's not manure at all. Of course vehicle...

It's not manure at all. Of course vehicle emissions are only but one problem in a sea of many, and taking your example further, don't even have the hybrids, just use electric cars powered by nuclear...
03-09-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By roger_nl

This is me Selenite Magno Grey Designo E400 w213,...

This is me Selenite Magno Grey Designo E400 w213, with white designo leather interior.
It has almost all of the available options, including tv reception, airbalance, assistance systems and so on. ...
03-09-2017, 02:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,878
Posted By The Benz

Thumbs up Thread Winner........Game over.

Thread Winner........Game over.
03-09-2017, 12:01 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,878
Posted By Cao Black

I don't understand your "not selling well"...

I don't understand your "not selling well" criteria. All car sales are down, all sedan sales are down...apparently consumers want a truck, SUV or crossover vehicle. As for Mercedes in general, they...
03-08-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,878
Posted By Proeliator2001

Having driven very little on US highways I don't...

Having driven very little on US highways I don't have the experience to put your comment in context so I have to ask, do people on the highway drive like utter arseholes where you live? I mean, do...
03-08-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,255
Posted By Proeliator2001

Technology is brilliant and a total pain in the...

Technology is brilliant and a total pain in the backside all at the same time. I sort of miss having to fiddle with a distributor cap and use a manual choke sometimes! Good luck getting it sorted, at...
03-07-2017, 12:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,150
Posted By Drgolf131

I got my car in November and just hit 4,500 miles...

I got my car in November and just hit 4,500 miles ... and I would concur with most of what the OP said. Biggest difference is I have not had any rattles to date. Coming out of a CLS 550 I was...
03-02-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,281
Posted By Bobby4919

Cleared off my iPod and put about 10 albums on...

Cleared off my iPod and put about 10 albums on it... maybe 100 - 150 tracks. Search function popped up after about 10 seconds of the iPod being connected so there must be some kind of indexing going...
03-01-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By makris0000

I don't think the remote start will activate the...

I don't think the remote start will activate the rear window defroster because I noticed when I would try that, the rear window would still be frosted.
02-25-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 860
Posted By sc01

Question IIHS Crash Test video

I've been looking for IIHS's W213 crash test video on youtube for a while.
The car has been on the market for around 8 month.
But I only found 2014 E class video...
02-19-2017, 11:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,150
Posted By mitul316

6 months and 20,000 miles later....

And I still love this car.

Bought it on July 25, 2016 and have driven the heck out of it. Took it to both coasts as I prefer to drive and its been fantastic.

Since I have driven the car so...
02-07-2017, 10:27 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 129,748
Posted By xrayted

Gorgeous pictures of the E300! Thanks to everyone...

Gorgeous pictures of the E300! Thanks to everyone for posting their beautiful cars.
I had posted my photos in a different thread (apologies if you've already seen 'em)...but will add them here for...
02-06-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,891
Posted By ADD0514

Coming from an E400 myself, I find the E300 more...

Coming from an E400 myself, I find the E300 more than holds its own against its formidable siblings. There are differences and trade offs between these two fine cars, of course. I think anyone who's...
01-29-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,891
Posted By ngerstman

I didn't buy the new e for a number of reason...

I didn't buy the new e for a number of reason particular to me, but certainly still had a high degree of respect for the new e class in either the e300 or e43. The write up by 1guitar is over the top...
01-27-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,295
Posted By makris0000

Possible Solution for Remote Start Issue

So I was experimenting with the remote start on the app and every time I would do it, it would always give me an error saying my sunroof or windows were open. Well i think I figured out why it keeps...
01-19-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 19,408
Posted By Mike__S

Number of speakers is not an essential criteria...

Number of speakers is not an essential criteria for sound quality beyond may be four and a bass unit. Really.

A tight, distortion free amplifier is first requirement. Most 12v amps are...
01-18-2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 19,408
Posted By ADD0514

Yep, not much out there -...

Yep, not much out there - https://www.burmester.de/en/automotive/mercedes-benz/e-class.html .
Count the number of speakers on the A pillars, front doors, back doors, then add the woofer hidden in...
08-12-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 250
Posted By Plutoe

Sounds like relay to me--look in your fuse and...

Sounds like relay to me--look in your fuse and relay box--look at the wiring diagram printed on the relay--apply voltage---do you hear a click--yes or no!
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