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01-16-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,294
Posted By 2011E350

The Thermostat failing open is normally the...

The Thermostat failing open is normally the default setting. The logic is 1. won't overheat immediately and hopefully give you a chance to get to the dealer or repair shop, 2. Hopefully make a...
12-26-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By MBENZTECH

I have had my own shop since 2013 and I worked...

I have had my own shop since 2013 and I worked for MB dealerships for about 7 years. Here is what I can tell you, no one at the dealer is allowed to do anything extra unless the customer is there...
12-15-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 580
Posted By nikobimmer

160,000 miles

I hit 160,000 miles this week.

The E250 got a new set of Pirellis las month but nothing else to report.

My Fuelly average is 38mpg over the 160,000.

...
12-07-2018, 04:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,294
Posted By belarus27

exactly what it was , a take off 2011 e550 for a...

exactly what it was , a take off 2011 e550 for a good price.
12-06-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 640
Posted By nikobimmer

High Mileage Award

My new grill badge arrived today!

2014 E250

If you've hit 155,000 miles (250,000 kilometers) you qualify too.

https://www.mbusa.com/mercedes/heritage/events_community/overview
12-04-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By iconoclast

Going, going, gone... Both dailies found new...

Going, going, gone... Both dailies found new homes. No toys in the garage this Christmas or at least for now.

https://i.ibb.co/6g3k8Hj/December-Double-Duty.jpg
12-04-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By mellonc

I'm with El Cid on this. Most brands pretty have...

I'm with El Cid on this. Most brands pretty have similar options and features available these days. And ditto for safety features as well. Where MB does poor, IMHO, are those major repairs that...
07-06-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By danikkolo

yes you cant throw a rock around here without...

yes you cant throw a rock around here without hitting a pot shop. Welcome to Seattle!
04-05-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 305
Posted By Racin_fool

There are a few things that could be leaking. The...

There are a few things that could be leaking. The oil filter o-ring might be leaking (old or pinched on install) or not correctly tightened. The gasket between the oil cooler and the oil filter...
04-03-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By KEY08

Ha yeah, The best or something. Thanks! I just...

Ha yeah, The best or something. Thanks! I just bought this new GT350 and am preparing to track it this year. It only has 300 miles and I'm trying to break it in before beating on it too hard. The...
04-02-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,294
Posted By KEY08

Yes, the default on a failing thermostat is to go...

Yes, the default on a failing thermostat is to go to full open and then throw the CEL. The CEL may come and go at first and then it goes solid. Mine failed on my 2010 E550 and I replaced all of the...
03-24-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,278
Posted By Merc Mania

Much thanks for the kind words fellas. For a...

Much thanks for the kind words fellas. For a while there I really wasn't totally convinced that this car would run reliably after all that major surgery performed here, but thus far it as been a...
02-12-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By Oda112

Once you have the new valve block installed and...

Once you have the new valve block installed and everything is put back together you can perform a air reservoir(canister) fill and leak test, any STAR diagnostic tool should have it (I have it on my...
02-12-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By Oda112

If you look that part( 2123200358) up on ecs they...

If you look that part( 2123200358) up on ecs they say it's for MB suvs(GL, ML) and CL/S/R but no E. Each vendor has different part numbers and they're all over the place. I also trust The King, he...
02-12-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By Oda112

I don't know why it's saying that, the part...

I don't know why it's saying that, the part number is correct though. Might be their software which is not sorted out.
02-12-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By konigstiger

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/545x296/capture_a678671d9ba53e10fa281fc1e3fd013b3125db52.jpg
2123200658 is correct.
02-12-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,117
Posted By Oda112

https://www.mboemparts.com/oem-parts/mercedes-benz...

https://www.mboemparts.com/oem-parts/mercedes-benz-control-valve-2123200658/?c=Zz1yZWFyLXN1c3BlbnNpb24mcz1yaWRlLWNvbnRyb2wtY29tcG9uZW50cyZpPTU3MjE3NjU1JnI9OSZhPW1lcmNlZGVzLWJlbnombz1lNTUwJnk9MjAxMCZ0P...
12-30-2017, 11:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,037
Posted By fosterelli

What kind of forum help are you providing to a...

What kind of forum help are you providing to a fellow owner here? Holy crap. If you don't have something to offer, other than your exceptional life wisdom to bestow upon us, why post some BS like...
12-29-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 23,862
Posted By kajtek1

I've got those badges for my other MB in the...

I've got those badges for my other MB in the past, but on W212 I replaced the grille with one having big center star. Still working on hooking up light wire on it.
Don't think the badge will look...
12-29-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,037
Posted By Darel

Wow. Tough crowd. First off, not...

Wow. Tough crowd.

First off, not expecting perfection. However, I am absolutely "entitled" to not having to replace the engine in my car every 3 years or 50,000 miles. Just wondering how...
12-23-2017, 11:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,268
Posted By konigstiger

Attached bulletin addresses rear nevertheless,...

Attached bulletin addresses rear nevertheless, read through in its entirety - see attachments.
12-01-2017, 08:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,011
Posted By thefisch

MB Coupon $130 off $250 service expires 12/31

Found this on slickdeals here (https://slickdeals.net/f/10970475-mercedes-benz-130-off-vehicle-maintenance-of-250-or-more?v=1). Now I can move up by January service A a few weeks and save $130
...
11-03-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By konigstiger

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

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/558x363-1/side_marker_7030bc29766883f3170fbbe24a50408c1998e29b.jpg...
10-20-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,278
Posted By Merc Mania

I agree with this assessment, Yidney. Looking at...

I agree with this assessment, Yidney. Looking at the sequence of pictures starting with when the car was in the Copart yard in Texas, the plate that normally sits atop the radiator, unto which the...
09-23-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 973
Posted By ijain314

$100 off $200 service Mercedes Fall Special

Wanted to pass this along. Mercedes Coprate is offering $100 off $200 fall service speical.

Here is he linke:
https://www.mbusa.com/mercedes/service_special/fb2017
09-06-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,174
Posted By mbzusr

I am so with you on this point! I'm searching...

I am so with you on this point! I'm searching the forums now for replacement steering wheels to buy on my own. Through observation, I think that at issue were the old designs that allowed for lots...
09-04-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By thefisch

Crossing 80k miles

Gassed up today and seeing the odometer sitting at 79,997, just a few miles from crossing the 80k mark, made me reflect a little on my experience thus far. A little over 3.5 years in and 30k miles...
08-30-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,202
Posted By Airmousam

Picked it up last night. Here's the pic at...

Picked it up last night. Here's the pic at delivery:) Fit and finish is not even close to a Benz, but the infotainment system is epic and the Bose is pretty good, but not HK!! The Chevy app is...
08-23-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,642
Posted By Airmousam

Glad you were able to keep the airmatic, I know...

Glad you were able to keep the airmatic, I know you've liked it...yes expensive...but every car has its issues...would seem a good Indy could do the other corners for cheaper when the time comes...my...
08-20-2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,642
Posted By belarus27

Got 110k miles now got a new front left(oem)...

Got 110k miles now
got a new front left(oem) and front right struts (from a cls550 w218 i believe which i consider also oem)
and left rear bag is from Arnott.

airmatic is comfortable. , but...
08-18-2017, 03:22 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By Hsg08

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/750x750/80-img_6438_png_597806ea36eaefb9c95917d16b69eab0df72d1e1.jpeg

Chilling with the OG's
08-06-2017, 11:55 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By Peachy

http://i.imgur.com/G0iZyhA.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/G0iZyhA.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/MTiv9pZ.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/y4S3Uj3.jpg
A meet I went to earlier today :B
08-01-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By DJ Hellfire

Well, I believe the BiTurbo wording is a...

Well, I believe the BiTurbo wording is a completely separate piece from the V8. So If you bought it, you could just rip the BiTurbo off and just place the V8 only. Can't do anything about the size,...
07-30-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,174
Posted By BenzMan369

Latest from Consumer Reports.Org

Here’s the latest Takata recall status information as posted by Consumer Reports.org.

As of this time, 704,420 MB vehicles require the recall. Of those, 12,750 repairs have been completed. This is...
07-28-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 814
Posted By Peachy

Just found a gas station with 100 octane race...

Just found a gas station with 100 octane race fuel but its 30 minutes away and I have to pay a bridge toll to get to it. :rolf:

https://s3-media3.fl.yelpcdn.com/bphoto/Igq9tWFtJ8-ci9cQhcRI3g/o.jpg
07-27-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,174
Posted By belarus27

So who gonna make new ones if Takata is going...

So who gonna make new ones if Takata is going down?
And dang time flies...
Funny thing is that , even my mom got it replaced by her dealer at least half a year ago on her 2007 honda crv. And...
07-24-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By looney100

Engine flushes are useless. No one aside from...

Engine flushes are useless. No one aside from those performing them recommends them. The colour of your oil tells you little about its effectiveness. Dark oil doesn't mean it's not protecting. Oil...
07-24-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By kbob999

My OM642 diesel oil is like black ink when I...

My OM642 diesel oil is like black ink when I change it, but I attribute this to high compression, blowby, and particulates in the diesel exhaust. All my other supercharged or turbo gasoline cars are...
07-24-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By Mud

Once again MB Forum coincidence lol. I just did...

Once again MB Forum coincidence lol. I just did an oil change and was sending a sample to Blackstone. I do a once a year check on our vehicles and boat.

Several years ago I had a crown Vic that...
07-24-2017, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By konigstiger

https://www.blackstone-labs.com/

https://www.blackstone-labs.com/
07-24-2017, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By C Smith

Ive spent nearly twenty years in the highline car...

Ive spent nearly twenty years in the highline car service business exclusively at franchised dealers, so I say this with expertise: Don't fall for the flush scam. It's nonsense that came into...
07-24-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By Mud

There may be a bit of blow-by past the rings but...

There may be a bit of blow-by past the rings but a dark oil is essentially telling you it's doing it's job by cleaning and holding impurities. Different oils also show different coloring that is...
07-21-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,174
Posted By El Cid

Thumbs down Takata Airbag recalls and Bankruptcy

Takata has apparently declared bankruptcy (no surprise), but has promised that defective airbags will be replaced eventually. Between 26 and 42 million to be replaced, depending on source....
07-18-2017, 01:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 592
Posted By cetialpha5

If you go to their web catalog, the only...

If you go to their web catalog, the only difference seems to depend on whether you have the coupe or sedan for the rears. For the fronts it all seems to be the same. There's different setups for the...
07-17-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By alx

the n/a has certain advantages which are largely...

the n/a has certain advantages which are largely irrelevant in the s-class- namely the linearity of power delivery... which ... doesnt matter unless you are driving it at 10/10 and if you are doing...
07-17-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,363
Posted By aquinob

Just drop the trunk lining and it will make...

Just drop the trunk lining and it will make sense. Follow the wiring from the camera back and you will find the connector. IIRC there is some plastic trim that first needs to come down or be...
07-16-2017, 05:03 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By cocobeex

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

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1075/80-l6m2vwv_5cc270aecdc77e4d377e541e820ec39d3eda7dc1.jpg
07-14-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,363
Posted By ericwudi0830

I had an issue like this a while back. Personally...

I had an issue like this a while back. Personally I think its an easy fix so I dont think you'll need a diagram
07-14-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,363
Posted By konigstiger

Bulletin explaining calibration was released that...

Bulletin explaining calibration was released that may or may not apply depending on complaint. In addition, pre-facelift camera retrofit will give a better understanding of system. See attachments.
07-14-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By KEY08

The C and E class have used the double 5 spoke...

The C and E class have used the double 5 spoke wheel interchangeably in some, but not all cases. I don't know what the offset is of the wheels you are looking at, but make sure they will fit...
07-13-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By progradeu

350

350
07-11-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,198
Posted By PaulE550

I have to agree with you J. The whole idea of...

I have to agree with you J. The whole idea of owning any luxury vehicle means being able to get the maximum enjoyment out of it. Not having to settle for something less because the warranty ran out....
07-11-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,717
Posted By raja777m

Let me be the dunce and ask the question, is this...

Let me be the dunce and ask the question, is this for 350 also or just 550?
Sounds like a bit inexpensive(compared to actual exhaust replacement).
07-10-2017, 03:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,256
Posted By belarus27

Update on door sills if anyone will be...

Update on door sills if anyone will be interested.
It is on double sided tape , but the side skirt has to holes for that sill , and once you remove the sill , tge holes become visible. So its a ...
07-01-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 877
Posted By Greg Williams

2015 E400 Photos

I promised some photos once I had time. Friday night I had time to go back to the office and use the courtyard for some photos. It had been raining most of the day, so I wanted to get some shots...
06-30-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,728
Posted By apg231

Screen shot, it fills the hole in the door of the...

Screen shot, it fills the hole in the door of the armrest

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/750x1334/80-img_8071_572ba5665c66f1ea9494a690aa1f73e91c0a2da3.png
06-26-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,007
Posted By KEY08

I can routinely get 27 mpg in the 550 on highway...

I can routinely get 27 mpg in the 550 on highway commutes and you will see others on here with even better than that. These are very well designed engines, but alas 2014 was the last year for the...
06-23-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,290
Posted By konigstiger

Attachments cover Airmatic details for future...

Attachments cover Airmatic details for future reference.
06-22-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 656
Posted By Peachy

That's why you own a diesel right? Take your Benz...

That's why you own a diesel right? Take your Benz :B
06-21-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 586
Posted By thefisch

I think from sport to comfort +1 it is about 1.5...

I think from sport to comfort +1 it is about 1.5 inches. If it's that close, I would turn around too.
06-20-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By raja777m

While accelerating from 5-35 mph at 2500-4000...

While accelerating from 5-35 mph at 2500-4000 rpm(don't need to floor it) and release the foot off the gas pedal, with that rpm buildup, the car should shift smoothly, but it jumps when shifting from...
06-17-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,243
Posted By CARLA MCKINNEY

😂😂sorry guys! I thought I gave you an update. I...

😂😂sorry guys! I thought I gave you an update. I went with the GS 350 and I've attached some pics below. I've driven a MB for 4 years (bought new) and my parents have driven Lexus for the past 10...
06-16-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,399
Posted By KEY08

^ correct, and now I need that tint!

^ correct, and now I need that tint!
06-16-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,399
Posted By tresean1

Yes my car IS tinted. I think jaquan was...

Yes my car IS tinted.
I think jaquan was referring to Key08's car, which isnt tinted.
06-06-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,661
Posted By sleeperZ96BT

2013 E550 Exhaust Comparison - Stock vs. 3 inch vs. AMG

Hi All,

I recently have tinkered around with my 2013 E550’s exhaust and I wanted to provide some insight as to my experience. A few quick comments. All measurements are approximate and with a...
06-04-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 922
Posted By Magoo6541

To start, there are so many variables involved...

To start, there are so many variables involved with detailing vehicles and everyone will have their own opinions about what they like and what they don't. I used to own and operate a mobile...
06-03-2017, 10:48 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,943
Posted By raja777m

for anyone who wants selective locking of the...

for anyone who wants selective locking of the doors, for keyless GO.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6quoPtET3o
enjoy :)
05-31-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 62,129
Posted By Loubud

Not yet. All I hear is that I'm on the list.

Not yet. All I hear is that I'm on the list.
05-26-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,514
Posted By blegthbloo

I also like the way the Impala looks. Mine was a...

I also like the way the Impala looks. Mine was a burgundy-red color that looks real good on that car. Power was just okay, nothing spectacular or particularly confidence-inspiring (for merging)......
05-26-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,514
Posted By Shadow5501

This thread didn't catch my attention when it...

This thread didn't catch my attention when it started. But ironically after 20+ years of driving only Mercedes - I bought a Ford Focus. :) I have a Focus ST, which is the "hot hatch" version...
05-25-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,071
Posted By Airmousam

Started a thread a while back that may be of some...

Started a thread a while back that may be of some help. There are better dash cams out there near that price point and there is really no need for an actual screen on the unit. Higher end units can...
05-24-2017, 10:58 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,124
Posted By homeyclaus

For one, most kids will have had experience with...

For one, most kids will have had experience with alcohol prior to getting a learner's license. This means they have developed some degree of judgment about how they react to alcohol and more...
05-23-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,124
Posted By kajtek1

Nevada HP generally "let the drivers drive" and I...

Nevada HP generally "let the drivers drive" and I see 100's.
Still on I15 the California "left lane huggers" will slow down the traffic below 80 mph.
The pictures when I could have CC at 100 mph...
05-23-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 26,301
Posted By CarHopper

I'm just going to post this again... You...

I'm just going to post this again...

You guys know that not all Eurocharged tunes are the same, right?

If you're running a EC tune from the states off a handheld and Jerry then you have...
05-21-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 26,301
Posted By DavesMeanE's

I have already turned out a few 500+ whp cars...

I have already turned out a few 500+ whp cars running pump E85. Among them a 127k mile E63 making 500whp on V5, and the C63 making 525/500 wheel. Both of them will be brought in and tested again.
...
05-21-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 26,301
Posted By arun.6ix

Thanks for the proper response. But ever since I...

Thanks for the proper response. But ever since I posted it all I got was bashed and punked off like I'm some dumb kid. I've had Mercedes and tuned them for the last 13 years, I just never posted...
05-13-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,015
Posted By thefisch

I go on 2-4 long roadtrips a year in my E550 and...

I go on 2-4 long roadtrips a year in my E550 and have gone about 500 miles (about 6.5 hours) straight before, but I never do as stopping to stretch or whatever helps break up the trip. More range...
05-02-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3,351
Views: 934,510
Posted By hyperion667

thats dope Jahquan

thats dope Jahquan
04-16-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By thefisch

$100 coupon for $200+ service expires 5/31

Saw this in the announcements and reposting coupon here so more folks will notice and can share their experience using it at dealer. It is for $100 off $200 or more in service this time.
...
04-07-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,198
Posted By Diesel #2

Tires usually have about a 1.5 inch range as to...

Tires usually have about a 1.5 inch range as to the wheel size you can fit. But you want to be at the lower part of the range so your wheels sit inside of the tires more, if you know what i mean.
...
03-24-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By belarus27

isnt it 18x8.5 F 245 40 18 18x9 R 265...

isnt it
18x8.5 F 245 40 18
18x9 R 265 35 18
and its on one of the spokes from the inner side
03-24-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By cetialpha5

Here's a couple for $189, but they probably don't...

Here's a couple for $189, but they probably don't have them in stock. Lots of places list them, but don't have them in stock.
...
03-24-2017, 02:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By cetialpha5

I just did a quick search, not sure what the size...

I just did a quick search, not sure what the size of the rim is, once you have the MB part number, you can do a search and sometimes you can find them in the $200 range.
03-23-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By belarus27

I know a guy that can fix it , for about 80(just...

I know a guy that can fix it , for about 80(just the repair no touch up paint) but looks like u not in cali... so im guessing for 150 a shop can do both? And yes it is fixable , i had worse lol...
03-23-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By cetialpha5

You can also get the curb rash cleaned up, about...

You can also get the curb rash cleaned up, about the same price anywhere from $100-$150 a wheel. It's probably cheaper if you do all 4. Not a fan of aftermarket wheels, especially if you're going to...
03-23-2017, 09:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,181
Posted By Airmousam

Looks like alloy and that can be repaired, I've...

Looks like alloy and that can be repaired, I've had a few done. Get yourself some new center caps on ebay too. Good luck
03-13-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,916
Posted By thefisch

Free MB wiper blades

I know not everyone if a fan of the MB OEM wiper blade. But how much can it hurt if they are free.
...
02-23-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 35,937
Posted By DEAD CIVIC

https://youtu.be/bstJIXYNnzg Just Fixed...

https://youtu.be/bstJIXYNnzg

Just Fixed mine. :) Finally some peace. I hated that sound.
02-13-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,023
Posted By KEY08

Yep, it is designed to be easy to turn it off...

Yep, it is designed to be easy to turn it off when you want to. Fair warning though, it is also designed to not be "completely" turned off. To do that you do need to go into the engineering menu,...
01-23-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,957
Posted By IgorE350

Thank you sir :D did it all myself, about to...

Thank you sir :D did it all myself, about to start on the front seats. Its harder to figure out how to take seats out. They really made it hard for average person to find out how to take things off....
11-22-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 345
Posted By Chris_tA_4

yeah i had them on my A4 ...

yeah i had them on my A4


https://vimeo.com/82413889
11-08-2016, 01:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,747
Posted By belarus27

changed out my rear left air spring today took...

changed out my rear left air spring today
took me roughly about 2 hours.
didnt remove brake calipers or any connectors.
Arnott PDF instructions make it seem too simple , which it kinda is ......
09-22-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,576
Posted By Good Stuff

I like it. It hauls all of our gear when we go on...

I like it. It hauls all of our gear when we go on vacation. It goes GREAT in the snow when we go skiing. The ride is just ok and it eat tires quickly. I did just discover another brand of tires...
09-19-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,589
Posted By J.M.G.

First: Congratulation for this terrific results! ...

First: Congratulation for this terrific results!

As I already commented at FACEBOOK, I have two questions.

Your stock graph shows a rev limiter around 6,700 rpm? I thought it would be a lot...
09-15-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,591
Posted By belarus27

no mufflers on NA engine , and it does sound...

no mufflers on NA engine , and it does sound different. NA sounds louder to me (might be trippin though , or because of the video)
08-16-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,610
Posted By Ejbrock

Ejbrock

jahquan3,I have had very satisfactory results using Surf City Garage Voodoo Blend leather rejuvenator. It works well on leather,vinyl or plastic.
08-05-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By beejAMG

^I dont have instagram just fb. Its all good, you...

^I dont have instagram just fb. Its all good, you can Grab and share any pics you like mate.:y
08-01-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By beejAMG

youre welcome mate. my eyes almost popped...

youre welcome mate.

my eyes almost popped out of their suckets when i saw the LCT on the AMGs.
07-12-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,441
Posted By El Cid

I have contacted BP corporate and prices are...

I have contacted BP corporate and prices are determined by local distributors/stations. Called owner of local station and he says it is distributor. Other BP stations also have high prices for...
07-11-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,441
Posted By looney100

Guys, A lot of conflicting information in this...

Guys,
A lot of conflicting information in this thread - including a lot of incorrect stuff that one guy heard from another that saw something happen once.

I've worked in the industry for nearly...
06-10-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,242
Posted By KEY08

I cannot see what you drive with my iPhone...

I cannot see what you drive with my iPhone connection, but my 2010 opens all windows AND my panoramic roof, plus it starts my drivers side ventilated seat on setting 3.
06-04-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,838
Posted By thefisch

While I am waiting on the next step, I thought I...

While I am waiting on the next step, I thought I would share some observations from swapping the bulbs. The passenger side is easy to access from the engine compartment as others have mentioned. ...
05-22-2016, 12:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,747
Posted By pwells

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/80-wp_20160521_028_adf5802d2b42f5a60792ce0bbe0046dda0fb794b.jpg

With the brake and electrical connector out of the way slide the...
05-15-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 52,964
Posted By gardevski

Build the most powerful cls550 4matic

Hi Guys,

As the thread title say i'am about to share my cls500 2013 build with you. For those of you that want power the thread will be very informative. Target 700-750+hp from m278 engine :)
...
05-03-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,439
Posted By konigstiger

Storage Storage and Accessory Power -...

Storage Storage and Accessory Power - Mercedes-Benz USA E-Class - YouTube
04-24-2016, 03:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By MBtech764

pins can definitely get loose and cause contact...

pins can definitely get loose and cause contact problems. The pins crimp onto the end of wires and are inserted into a specific slot in the connector; the pins are male and female, the male pin...
04-22-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By bbirdwell

Yep. Loose pins and/or sockets. Cause...

Yep. Loose pins and/or sockets. Cause intermittent connections. PITA to replace; very small, very tedious, very difficult to work with. Mercedes Electronic Parts Catalog shows the individual pins and...
04-11-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By Drives550

Good on you, man. Thank you. Not talking...

Good on you, man. Thank you.

Not talking about you, but I grew up without money. When the man's handing out bread and leaves a loaf on the table, you take it. I get it.

But when you find...
04-06-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,960
Posted By jonUF02

This is where I like to buy parts. They will show...

This is where I like to buy parts. They will show you what is actually the OEM part, but without the markup of the fancy MB box.
...
04-05-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,960
Posted By Ferris_E550

Spark Plugs

This youtube link shows how to replace spark plugs for engine 112,113 and 272,273.

BENZWERKS MERCEDES BENZ SPARK PLUGS AND WIRES REPLACEMENT - YouTube
04-04-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,960
Posted By Arrie

Don't have a write up but I changed the plugs on...

Don't have a write up but I changed the plugs on my E550 sedan. I assume it is very similar to coupe.

First thing to do is to take the air box off.

First remove the front half of the engine...
03-25-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By The Thomas J

Not so much tire failure, but the wheel can and...

Not so much tire failure, but the wheel can and will become bent again because the repair does weaken the wheel a bit. Bent wheels can lead to side wall tire bubbles that can cause tire failure.
03-23-2016, 12:48 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By mercedesbenzs55

Lightbulb Ugh. Please keep your negative and derogatory...

Ugh. Please keep your negative and derogatory comments to yourself.

Turbo civic Started! Engine Idling well. - YouTube - You can hear me thanking the people of the civic forum I used to frequent...
03-18-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 145,287
Posted By drinrin

Haven't seen a reply so adding my 0.02

So first thanks to all of you posting in the forums about the tips and tricks with BT and the engineering menus. You all deeply influenced my decision to pick up a 2011 E550 with 96k miles on it just...
03-16-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,698
Posted By LukkyStrike

2016 E400 Loaner

So I have been having a "lurch" problem when releasing the brake after a stop, it almost seems like there is an issue with the TQ converter. As i only have about 2k miles left on my warranty it has...
03-14-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,597
Posted By Childsplay

2010 e550 in as sweet condition as mines for 18...

2010 e550 in as sweet condition as mines for 18 grand. I'll buy another one. I don't even see them go in manheim for that cheap. Oh thanks fella's for the good look . There are plenty of people in...
03-14-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,894
Posted By YYZ-E55

This is the Canadian program, not sure if USA...

This is the Canadian program, not sure if USA differs.

SCW Features
Included with every Star Certified vehicle
Coverage on Major Component and Powertrain
Roadside Assistance Program is Included...
03-12-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By mercedesbenzs55

Fixing it well, but on the cheap, was the point...

Fixing it well, but on the cheap, was the point from the beginning.

I don't think you know what trolling means:

troll
trōl/Submit
verb
gerund or present participle: trolling
1.
informal
03-11-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By TechSuperstar

Yesterday's episode here is rubbish! Stop the...

Yesterday's episode here is rubbish! Stop the bickering. Can we keep this civil? There really is nothing else to say here until the key arrives. There are many of us rooting for you...
03-10-2016, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By mercedesbenzs55

Dildil, Your bashing is weak, and points are...

Dildil,

Your bashing is weak, and points are fragile.

This sort of challenge isn't for the feint hearted. I'm not making this for others to get the idea to do it too. Its a documentary of what...
03-09-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By Dollos

Ya, whats with the negetive talk heh... The guy...

Ya, whats with the negetive talk heh...
The guy made a decision, it wasnt yours, he is kind enough to share with the rest of us in case in the future we come accross something like this... Seems...
03-09-2016, 06:40 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 200,037
Posted By beboy

guys give him a break, whats the point of all the...

guys give him a break, whats the point of all the (-) talk? it was his call, his money, and if he made a mistake, lets support him to fix it with whatever knowledge we have in a (+) tone; decision...
03-06-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,382
Posted By mleskovar

+1 Very high $/hour and inflated hours. I also...

+1 Very high $/hour and inflated hours. I also find that dealer mechanics need to hurry to make money and that leads to simple errors.



My Indy uses OEM parts, mechanics are MB trained, uses...
02-08-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 145,287
Posted By beejAMG

cheers mate.

cheers mate.
01-14-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 25,596
Posted By BMWtoAMG

[QUOTE=KEY08;6676202]Nice! Did you have to...

[QUOTE=KEY08;6676202]Nice! Did you have to replace the little brass washer on the air line at the nut? Did you confirm your old bag really did have a leak?[/QUOTE


The brass inlet screw is not...
01-06-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,868
Posted By tmarko

Front Page News!

Thought the front page crowd would enjoy this thread too...
https://mbworld.org/articles/audi-a6-bmw-5-series-or-e-class-discuss/
12-17-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 23,393
Posted By GregTR

My first 1,200 miles with the E-class. Feature review and opinion.

It's been a bit over two weeks since I picked up my new E350 Wagon and so far I have driven a bit over 1,200 miles in the E-class. I said in the E-class and not in my wagon as the car has been in the...
01-26-2012, 10:21 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 26,749
Posted By joseph1980

Traffic is exactly the reason for getting a...

Traffic is exactly the reason for getting a luxury car in my view, it alleviates the anger! Try being stuck in traffic in a cheap small car, you'll go crazy!
10-29-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 15,307
Posted By ebolick

As many problems as i have had with my airmatic...

As many problems as i have had with my airmatic system i would have changed the springs in a heart beat if i have not already spent over 10K (in the past 2 years) out of pocket fixing these issues....
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