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Today, 03:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By fabbrisd1

The GLC Keyless Go button simply pulls straight...

The GLC Keyless Go button simply pulls straight out.. removing the button shuts down the keyless go function on the GLC so it will go into deep sleep when left unattended.

The Keyless Go button...
Today, 03:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By fabbrisd1

The Stegs alone won't get you where you want to...

The Stegs alone won't get you where you want to go.... you should check out the Match/Helix/Fischer stuff .. their new US distributor can be helful... the stock equalization is set for the factory...
Today, 02:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,071
Posted By fabbrisd1

Does the Parking Brake auto-release as you drive...

Does the Parking Brake auto-release as you drive forward/reverse ? If it does auto-release with a bit on the accelerator then it's a non-problem - right ?
Today, 02:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,867
Posted By fabbrisd1

Order the wireless from China thru Aliexpress -...

Order the wireless from China thru Aliexpress - make sure you email vendor your VIN# before purchase so they send you correct unit..
Today, 02:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 127
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. What mileage and when you did conductor plate...

1. What mileage and when you did conductor plate how did the old fluid/old filter look and smell ? Any metal in the old fluid ?

2. Did you replace tranny adapter plug with genuine MB/MOPAR ($14)...
Today, 02:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 55
Posted By fabbrisd1

As pointed out by other - anything needing full...

As pointed out by other - anything needing full new paint is a walkway.

A OBD2 will show any current codes - OBD port under dash driver's side under area of headlight switch

At $2700 "dealer"...
Yesterday, 04:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By fabbrisd1

When "not using" for two weeks - all you need to...

When "not using" for two weeks - all you need to do is remove the Keyless Go Button - that turns off the "ears" so to speak - no need for trickle-dickle
06-15-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By fabbrisd1

"Individualization" is not what it sounds like -...

"Individualization" is not what it sounds like - it is not "make my G-Wagen Hot Pink #532X" - G-Wagen "individualization" is more in the theme of the Italians or Land Rover (upper end) meaning...
06-15-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,076
Posted By fabbrisd1

Do a search on eBay - Center Caps (4) $20 - Nut...

Do a search on eBay - Center Caps (4) $20 - Nut Cap Covers (with "tongs") nice ones $20..
06-15-2019, 04:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - the "Off" symbol come up when you start the...

Yes - the "Off" symbol come up when you start the car up while that system initiates itself and you get the GL in gear and moving...
06-15-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By fabbrisd1

It is unfortunate that Mercedes dealer personnel...

It is unfortunate that Mercedes dealer personnel come up short in product expertise - I would expect MB Manhattan (as MB owned) "should" be a bit stronger in this.

designo Manufaktur was a...
06-13-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By fabbrisd1

It's not a sensor issue - that part of the manual...

It's not a sensor issue - that part of the manual describes the function of Collision Prevention Assist - which is a emergency alert - and NOT Distronic function.

Under "normal" driving - you...
06-13-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,750
Posted By fabbrisd1

Mercedes makes that mat - like $35 and perfect...

Mercedes makes that mat - like $35 and perfect fit and quite a nice mat - sorry I have not seen a China knockoff yet.

There is a very nice China plug-n-play wireless charger to the same area of...
06-13-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By fabbrisd1

I agree with the direction of this thread - #1...

I agree with the direction of this thread - #1 31PSI is too "low" - I prefer cold around 36PSI - and good suggestion to remember how to reset TPM yourself when needed.

Keep the beat !
06-13-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,075
Posted By fabbrisd1

I think this thread might get around to clearer...

I think this thread might get around to clearer understanding ....

1. Actual Wrist Pin "Issue" - was isolated to "possible" for specific year and specific VIN sequence.

2. Was questioned by...
06-13-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By fabbrisd1

On engine mounts - hydrostatic filled -...

On engine mounts - hydrostatic filled - Lemfoerder is OK brand about $50 each - China-made non-brands/quasi-brands frankly aren't worth sh*t.

On a single misfire like that 301/201 - frankly it...
06-13-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sounds to me you might consider a Air-Con...

Sounds to me you might consider a Air-Con evac-recharge - the machine sucks out the old refrigerant - holds at vacuum for 2-3 minutes as a leak test - then refills with the proper amount of fresh...
06-13-2019, 01:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By fabbrisd1

"2013 GL450 from BMW of Bakersfield" - " a few...

"2013 GL450 from BMW of Bakersfield" - " a few days later I detailed the car only to uncover that the rear quarter panel that has been repainted w/ good amount of bondo. Front bumper has also been...
06-13-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By fabbrisd1

Gee... this link will let your download your...

Gee... this link will let your download your Owners Manual: CLICK HERE OWNERS MANUAL DOWNLOAD (https://www.mbusa.com/en/owners/manuals)

Check under Collision Prevention Assist (Alert)
06-12-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By fabbrisd1

This sometimes is the result of "training...

This sometimes is the result of "training yourself" to the Keyless Go procedure. Foot-on-the-brake - push keyless go button firmly down (with foot on brake) - release button - starts up - after it...
06-12-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By fabbrisd1

Please understand when you "jump" your GL450 -...

Please understand when you "jump" your GL450 - please make sure the Keyless Go button is pulled out - and NEVER have the key in the ignition on hook up... that's bad juju.

You use the key to...
06-12-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By fabbrisd1

I understand - but to be frank the best path...

I understand - but to be frank the best path forward is to start searching where you can have the damage repaired competently at a fair price. Just for your reference - because Arkansas is not a help...
06-12-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. Cats - there are TWO in line - front operating...

1. Cats - there are TWO in line - front operating cat - and rear "can" cat. Not uncommon with time/age for the ceramic element in the front cat to "breakdown" causing "chunks and pieces" blown back...
06-12-2019, 01:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 830
Posted By fabbrisd1

If it's the GLC you want - sure - buy it ! ...

If it's the GLC you want - sure - buy it !

The key here is the fact it's the Mercedes you want - the one that "fit's you" - not worth the time scrambling around for "added discount" - or someone...
06-09-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,387
Posted By fabbrisd1

The "order window" for the GLS580 will be...

The "order window" for the GLS580 will be very/very short - will Open soon and Close/Reach-Capacity like a camera shutter.

Spec it with your dealer (best guess) - give them a deposit - that way...
06-09-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By fabbrisd1

Your Mercedes dealer..

Your Mercedes dealer..
06-09-2019, 03:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 645
Posted By fabbrisd1

This is what I "think" - you have a "about a 1Yr...

This is what I "think" - you have a "about a 1Yr old" 2017 GLS450 that you have driven over 19K miles in "about 1yr" - and you have had one warranty engine repair - and now that you need rear brakes...
06-09-2019, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 657
Posted By fabbrisd1

In my words - the Collision Prevention Assist +...

In my words - the Collision Prevention Assist + System (which is now incorporated as "Brake Assist") does three things based as triggered by short range forward radar/w-algorithm : (1) alerts...
06-08-2019, 01:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - it's a 2014 G63 - did I miss the...

Frankly - it's a 2014 G63 - did I miss the service records - or did I miss that this is not MB Certified - it's certainly from a Winter Salt Area - is there a reason you need to talk about minor...
06-07-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 522
Views: 107,948
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - GLE350 "shipments to dealer's" is...

Frankly - GLE350 "shipments to dealer's" is bouncing up - with the # of GLE450's on the rise as well. "Most" dealers got a bump-up in deliveries over this past 10 days.

That said - a dealer has...
06-07-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 558
Posted By fabbrisd1

Good luck - I don't think your dealer will be...

Good luck - I don't think your dealer will be able to get it approved under CPO - he can try and then you can call MB Customer Care...
06-07-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 500
Posted By fabbrisd1

Go to ebay - message your VIN# to 3-4 of the Nav...

Go to ebay - message your VIN# to 3-4 of the Nav Card vendors there - the ones who "guarentee" their cards
06-07-2019, 03:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By fabbrisd1

It's the time it takes for the exhaust system to...

It's the time it takes for the exhaust system to warm up to operating temperature
06-07-2019, 03:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 645
Posted By fabbrisd1

To be helpful a couple of questions... 1....

To be helpful a couple of questions...

1. Your purchased a "new 2017 GLS" about June 2018 - from that same dealer - are both statements correct ?

2. Was there there any other reason - other...
06-07-2019, 02:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

For most "good" MB dealers - you sign-off a MB...

For most "good" MB dealers - you sign-off a MB spec/configure sheet so both the customer and the dealer know the exact rig being put on order - if you have ordered a 2019 that "will be converted to...
06-07-2019, 02:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly there normally are not any additional...

Frankly there normally are not any additional options added to the DOG later - what happens is the DOG is updated as more in announced on pricing - although frankly 2020 MSRP will be inline with...
06-07-2019, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,214
Posted By fabbrisd1

How do you know it's "leather" - do you show...

How do you know it's "leather" - do you show "leather" interior on the window sticker or Mercedes spec sheet ? If this is your 1st Mercedes 90% of 2015 C-Class are MBTex/synthetic so that you know.
...
06-07-2019, 02:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,384
Posted By fabbrisd1

Lunar Blue - tough since a "brush-on" or "dab-on"...

Lunar Blue - tough since a "brush-on" or "dab-on" touch up will be darker/not-so-good - fortunately where it is you will be the only one that knows it's there.

A car touch-up guy should be...
06-06-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 558
Posted By fabbrisd1

Your "best shot" is to address this under...

Your "best shot" is to address this under original 4yr/50K Mercedes New Car Warranty - if you are already corssed over to CPO Warranty - your dealer will need to write-it-up and submit under CPO for...
06-06-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. Please take a look at the "ring" surrounding...

1. Please take a look at the "ring" surrounding the ignition cylinder - that ring screws on to hold the ignition cylinder securely in the dash. Often if that ring can loosen which can cause some...
06-06-2019, 12:49 AM
Replies: 3,506
Views: 562,112
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly at this moment - there are more units...

Frankly at this moment - there are more units coming out of the factory - especially on the GLE350 side - and what is throwing dealer's for a loop - is that "yes" there seems to be no rhyme or reason...
06-06-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 700
Posted By fabbrisd1

For a 2020 GLE - as of today - the factory...

For a 2020 GLE - as of today - the factory mounted trailer hitch I think is the ONLY option at the moment.

The two major aftermarket trailer hitch companies - Curt Mfg and Drawtite - each has not...
06-06-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 413
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sure - I would recommend using edmunds.com...

Sure - I would recommend using edmunds.com "appraisal tool" for a impartial 3rd party trade-in estimate - since the new 2020's have been released - although delivered 2020 #'s are still low - your...
06-06-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 967
Posted By fabbrisd1

I am grateful for both posts - the Mercedes GLE...

I am grateful for both posts - the Mercedes GLE and GLS make AWESOME tow vehicles - and frankly what impresses my customers - in addition to the "smooth pull" is the fantastic highway handling.
...
06-05-2019, 11:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By fabbrisd1

please check V167 forum which is for 2020 GLE

please check V167 forum which is for 2020 GLE
06-05-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By fabbrisd1

The forum "tip" here - going into 40K service -...

The forum "tip" here - going into 40K service - or going into 50K service when the spark plugs have not been done - shop for the 2Yr/20K Mercedes prepaid maintenance - best bang for the buck since it...
06-05-2019, 11:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,386
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - sure if you want to wrench on your W205...

Frankly - sure if you want to wrench on your W205 - full speed ahead...

But frankly $800 for 2yrs/20K prepaid service - and including Spark Plug change and more - a lot of bang for the buck there
06-05-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sorry - May 29 DOG 2020 C-Sedan & 2020 DOG C-Coupe

Sorry - the original May 29 Sedan DOG was too large of file for forum to take the upload - I optimized it so it to smaller file size - PTA

I have NOT checked for typo/2019 corrections.

Lets see...
06-05-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,334
Posted By fabbrisd1

Now this is funny - "having someone build the...

Now this is funny - "having someone build the motor for a few k" - you might consider buying a Santa Suit on top of that - since you will be flashing CEL's all the way - ho - ho - ho !

On the...
06-05-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By fabbrisd1

If all else fails - if you have a Mercedes Indie...

If all else fails - if you have a Mercedes Indie in your area that would be your best fallback - since MB dealer tech's don't have much hands on experience with a W210 now-a-days - and indie shop...
06-05-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,343
Posted By fabbrisd1

I "assume" this is a Mercedes "Brass Hat" -...

I "assume" this is a Mercedes "Brass Hat" - Mercedes Executive Demo (or Engineering Demo) driven under Manufacturer Plates - 12% Discount is strong/appropriate .

If I had brought this Wagon into...
06-05-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By fabbrisd1

You won't have any warranty problems with MB on a...

You won't have any warranty problems with MB on a correct installation of the Spice-In Modulite - but if you muck up the Modulite install - or have Modulite problem down the road (and Modulite is...
06-05-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

G63 order lead time for "most" dealers will be...

G63 order lead time for "most" dealers will be about 1 1/2yrs - 2yrs - and Southern California dealers and other Urban Markets will continue to charge added Market Adjustment as long as they can.
06-04-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

Latest 2020 DOG

Attached is the 2020 DOG from May 29 - I have not checked for typo's.

Here in the US - production is held at VPC until official release of the 2020's - then what has been built gets shipped out to...
06-04-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,386
Posted By fabbrisd1

All prior posts to the side - I might suggest you...

All prior posts to the side - I might suggest you look to buy 2yrs/20K prepaid service for like $800 - and doublecheck if you have already had your sparkplugs changed (due at 45K) and that "should"...
06-03-2019, 02:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - but please understand - where the 4matic...

Yes - but please understand - where the 4matic wagon model has a suspension system (especially front) which is a bit challenging - and a bit costly to service/repair as compared to the standard...
06-03-2019, 02:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - congrats on your E430. That has been...

Frankly - congrats on your E430. That has been doing fine on 89 - a bit lower fuel economy.

A 2002 at 131K miles - a few items for your consideration from back to front:

1. Dose gas tank at...
05-31-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 829
Posted By fabbrisd1

I apologize - but I have not seen a factory "MB...

I apologize - but I have not seen a factory "MB under seat storage box" - have you seen this ?
05-31-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 569
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - "seriously" look for GL with Factory...

Yes - "seriously" look for GL with Factory Trailer Hitch package since that is the TOP VALUE as pointed out when you plug-in your trailer to the GL - with the factory hitch that integrates into the...
05-31-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,614
Posted By fabbrisd1

" There is no GLE450 available in any of the...

" There is no GLE450 available in any of the dealers here." - it would be helpful if you would say "where" - there maybe members who might know where to point you to..
05-30-2019, 01:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 628
Posted By fabbrisd1

Pricing will depend on dealer - target 15% - and...

Pricing will depend on dealer - target 15% - and in most states if financing that will include added 1Yr Unlimited Mileage Mercedes Certified Warranty on top of balance of Mercedes New Car Warranty....
05-30-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,330
Posted By fabbrisd1

In US under new car warranty "possible" to get...

In US under new car warranty "possible" to get replaced depends on how a dealer presents it to MB for approval... in US under Certified Warranty "not possible" MB will not approve.

This type of...
05-30-2019, 12:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 619
Posted By fabbrisd1

Order Wireless CarPlay from Aliexpress..

Order Wireless CarPlay from Aliexpress..
05-30-2019, 12:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By fabbrisd1

NEVER Armorall - ever... Check Amazon -...

NEVER Armorall - ever...

Check Amazon - Nextzett Cockpit on a clean dash/cluster... if you need to deep clean dash/doors (not cluster) Nextzett Plastix Deep Clean..

BIG tip on either product -...
05-29-2019, 01:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,276
Posted By fabbrisd1

The OE Mercedes system in the door has a "step-up...

The OE Mercedes system in the door has a "step-up transformer/box" that installs in the door - car power lead connects to that kindof a intense box with heat sink case construction - then that box...
05-29-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By fabbrisd1

Interesting post - once you have everything...

Interesting post - once you have everything zipped up and working - please post back your success.

I "think" you might need a different SAM with the tow package - so that's why I say post back...
05-29-2019, 01:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,359
Posted By fabbrisd1

1st Release US 2020 Dealer Order Guide (DOG)

1st Release US 2020 Dealer Order Guide attached.

Have fun with it.. keep the beat !
05-29-2019, 01:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By fabbrisd1

Mercedes does not "really" take a stand one way...

Mercedes does not "really" take a stand one way or another - for a W210 leather interior - follow the instructions and Leatherique is awesome - best done on a hot summer day !
05-28-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,330
Posted By fabbrisd1

Well - frankly I have never found a product that...

Well - frankly I have never found a product that will "remove" that type of corrosion on the trim even close to 30% - the majority of the corrosion is under the clearcoat...

Post pics if you have...
05-28-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By fabbrisd1

Well - first make sure you have Leather interior...

Well - first make sure you have Leather interior - then for the VERY BEST W210 leather cleaning/renew - that's Leatherique - follow the instructions - and well worth the effort !
...
05-27-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By fabbrisd1

This new/new 2020 model year for the GLS - which...

This new/new 2020 model year for the GLS - which is now the 3rd generation GL - will have no charge option of "Captain's Chair's" as 2nd row option as 6-seater.

Other than that (and that will NOT...
05-26-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By fabbrisd1

Please do not disconnect the battery - if you go...

Please do not disconnect the battery - if you go that route then you need to reset a handful of other things like - reset each window - and reset sunroof - or you stand a good chance down the road to...
05-26-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 778
Posted By fabbrisd1

All dealers know their allocations thru August......

All dealers know their allocations thru August... if you shop around for other dealers .. shop dealers no more than about 250-400 miles .. "most" dealers are not comfortable selling a G outside their...
05-26-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By fabbrisd1

Two words - "Clip It" - since you have the cap...

Two words - "Clip It" - since you have the cap holder in the fuel filler door - frankly the retainer line is not necessary really..
05-26-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

Any MB dealer who charges over MSRP for a ordered...

Any MB dealer who charges over MSRP for a ordered unit - unless "market price at delivery" was agreed to at time of order - should be shot...

G63's are not the only ultra-luxury/ultra-performance...
05-24-2019, 01:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,334
Posted By fabbrisd1

I don't know who "they" are - I guess that is...

I don't know who "they" are - I guess that is your Toronto Speed sho["

1. Downpipe - Weistec - but with free-flow exhaust you will have (2) issues - (1) too dang loud (2) when you get that Check...
05-24-2019, 12:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

DA2/$1700 - DA5/$2350 is the "correct" listing in...

DA2/$1700 - DA5/$2350 is the "correct" listing in the DOG - noted the detail sheets for both those are old/uncorrected. I have notified the Product Management Asst and I expect it will be corrected...
05-23-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

The one thing that is confirmed for MY 2020 G's -...

The one thing that is confirmed for MY 2020 G's - production #'s will stay the same as MY 2019.

At this moment there are no "confirmed" details regarding 2020 G's until Mercedes releases the 2020...
05-23-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By fabbrisd1

I would not concern yourself about adding air...

I would not concern yourself about adding air before you leave - the "Extended Mobility" tires on this gen C-Class (commonly called Run-Flat) have a very stiff sidewall - and 2-3 month parking will...
05-23-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

I did a quick review of the 2020 DOG when I read...

I did a quick review of the 2020 DOG when I read your note - yes - for 2020 our Vance factory has changed over to "new packaging codes" which in car speak is new option/manufacturing designations...
05-23-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,270
Posted By fabbrisd1

Interesting and cute - two things from the Video...

Interesting and cute - two things from the Video - (1) they mention some "gyroscoptic" control - so I would suggest :

(1) to clarify with them is the front grill signal lights are "turn activated"...
05-23-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - it may be easier to fashion added...

Frankly - it may be easier to fashion added "cushion" and "back rest" pads - the "Orthopedic" seats from the W210 are subject 15yr old age problems with the air mechanics (bladders/hoses) - and as...
05-23-2019, 02:10 AM
Replies: 522
Views: 107,948
Posted By fabbrisd1

The 1st sheet is the VII sheet which shows the...

The 1st sheet is the VII sheet which shows the status of your rig - the 2nd sheet/Greg's is the MSRP Options Sheet
05-23-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By fabbrisd1

You might be overthinking it just a bit - it's...

You might be overthinking it just a bit - it's not that uncommon for a new GLC (which takes 30-45 days to come in from Germany to begin with) to be in dealer inventory 3-4 months - and they will...
05-20-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,890
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sure - in spite of all the engine/system...

Sure - in spite of all the engine/system monitoring that Mercedes builds-in for ECO-Start/Stop - a unforeseen "stumble" can be a legitimate concern - especially for those owner's who run...
05-20-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,322
Posted By fabbrisd1

I am not a fan of Cooper Tires - however Mercedes...

I am not a fan of Cooper Tires - however Mercedes has added Copper as a approved manufacturer for specific sizes of SUV tire.

Please understand Mercedes "co-designs" and approves each specific...
05-20-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,314
Posted By fabbrisd1

If your dealer has a confirmed factory order for...

If your dealer has a confirmed factory order for your rig - if they do - they will have a PO# and Tentative Factory Production Date.

If your dealer can give you a Factory PO# - then whether or not...
05-20-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,577
Posted By fabbrisd1

Employee Discount (often called Friends & Family)...

Employee Discount (often called Friends & Family) is different program than Fleet Discount - both use Control#'s to verify the discount - but two separate "discount" programs.

On Fleet Programs -...
05-19-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3,506
Views: 562,112
Posted By fabbrisd1

From early production early production up thru...

From early production early production up thru now - the added Option DQ1 - "Rebuilt DAO Package" = Head Up Display & Augmented Nav - no Interior Assistant. The Interior Assistant reportedly at the...
05-19-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. Wireless Charging - the SigHill is plug n play...

1. Wireless Charging - the SigHill is plug n play

2. Running Boards - that's a eBay thing - most owners prefer no running boards - as they are just a "accent" for the look

3. Aftermarket Touch...
05-19-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By fabbrisd1

Not knowing what yr/model - and whether you have...

Not knowing what yr/model - and whether you have Sport Package or not - which does determine your parts/choice for both pads and rotors... at that mileage since you are considering Front Brake change...
05-19-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

Spoke too soon - you have your MSRP now

I spoke too soon - actually MSRP's were released this past week.. so that part is ahead of schedule.. but 2020 model release "should be" end-Aug/beg-Sept.

I have attached the May 15th "updated"...
05-19-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,299
Posted By fabbrisd1

You have all the right info... once it is...

You have all the right info... once it is completed at Vance - it will be held there until "2020's are formally released" - best estimate at this point is end-Aug/beg-Sept - when that release happens...
05-19-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,334
Posted By fabbrisd1

By-and-large - the available "piggy-back" tuner...

By-and-large - the available "piggy-back" tuner packs do not require any mechanical modifications - gives you a little bump - you can do a google search... Dinan of oft mentioned here

To get "more...
05-19-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By fabbrisd1

Please check your existing puddle lamps 1st to...

Please check your existing puddle lamps 1st to confirm your factory projector puddles are the same construction..

The China replacement puddles are designed as replacements for the standard puddle...
05-19-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By fabbrisd1

You answered your own question.. 1) don't...

You answered your own question..

1) don't want to wait until September (or October?)

2) will not get as good of a discount as I did for the 2019 custom build - "from the same dealer"

...
05-18-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By fabbrisd1

If you are under New Car Warranty it is...

If you are under New Car Warranty it is replaceable at No Charge - if under Mercedes Certified Warranty Mercedes "might" replace no charge... if this is on you - order the replacement part from...
05-18-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,129
Posted By fabbrisd1

I understand the "resistance" to the new...

I understand the "resistance" to the new generation electronics - on the flip side many parts of this Mercedes did "right" - meaning the touch center screen is so fast/responsive - a even match for...
05-18-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,010
Posted By fabbrisd1

Generally - a 20-30 minute "burn off" with Full...

Generally - a 20-30 minute "burn off" with Full Heat - Reciculation On - usually takes care of the immediate issue.

Again - Find a Auto setting that's comfortable for you - which is normally a few...
05-18-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 208,943
Posted By fabbrisd1

If you search on the Aliexpress site - several of...

If you search on the Aliexpress site - several of the suppliers have posted videos of the install in MB's with both Small (Audio 20) and large (COMAND) screens.

The video's are not detailed...
05-18-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,835
Posted By fabbrisd1

Unfortunately - in today's car manufacturing -...

Unfortunately - in today's car manufacturing - the wiring harness for each MB is made specific to the features that that MB will have - so there isn't a "wiring loom" available to add a specific...
05-17-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,010
Posted By fabbrisd1

It's not as challenging as it sounds - (1) Burn...

It's not as challenging as it sounds - (1) Burn it out with the heater - (2) then use Auto more .... if you need to hit it a bit more after the burn...it you can does with Nextzett Klima-Cleaner -...
05-17-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,322
Posted By fabbrisd1

Nicely Equipped Polar White GLE450 AMG Ext Espresso Leather

Just received in a nicely equipped GLE450 I ordered for a good customer - I wanted the forum to have quick look. Polar White - AMG Exterior Package - Espresso Brown Leather Interior - pdf Options...
05-17-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 641
Posted By fabbrisd1

Normally - on ECO startup there will be a "small"...

Normally - on ECO startup there will be a "small" engine "shutter" as the fuel injection fires up the engine - but for most people that becomes negligible as ECO start/stop save a bit on your fuel...
05-17-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By fabbrisd1

No - since it is essentially a safety warning -...

No - since it is essentially a safety warning - especially for raining road conditions - it will come on every time - sorry !
05-17-2019, 01:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By fabbrisd1

Message Vladimir with your VIN# so he can confirm...

Message Vladimir with your VIN# so he can confirm back to you with what he can do for your MB....
...
05-17-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - OBD Bluetooth or standard "wired"...

Frankly - OBD Bluetooth or standard "wired" scanners will pull the standard "generic" date - but will not pull MB specific codes.

On Bluetooth OBD - Bluetooth OBD plug in's that are "Elm"...
05-16-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3,506
Views: 562,112
Posted By fabbrisd1

Interestingly - the other car manufacturers have...

Interestingly - the other car manufacturers have been "resistant" and slow to pick up and implement this QR Rescue Code System..
05-16-2019, 02:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - I don't think that will be PDR...

Frankly - I don't think that will be PDR repairable - it's heavy frame material and quite challenging..
05-16-2019, 02:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,010
Posted By fabbrisd1

First things 1st... 1. Run the car blower...

First things 1st...

1. Run the car blower on full-heat/full-fan 20+ minutes - windows closed - air recirculation function "on"

2. Find a Auto setting that's comfortable for you - which is...
05-16-2019, 01:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 972
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. A dealer's selling price is best checked...

1. A dealer's selling price is best checked against a authentic 3rd party value guide - I normally suggest Edmunds..

2. Cracked front door wood trim is not uncommon for 2017 - BUT - please...
05-16-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By fabbrisd1

I'm sorry that a online Pdf manual is not...

I'm sorry that a online Pdf manual is not available - stupid but true - there are settings in your Comand that can address that - see your dealer's Product Concierge to go thru...
05-16-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - I would say about 90%+ of the AMG's...

Frankly - I would say about 90%+ of the AMG's where there is a recommended "break-in" rear differential service have actually had it - AND - sad to say "most" MB dealers will miss-that-it-is-missing...
05-15-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 208,943
Posted By fabbrisd1

How much did your installer charge ?

How much did your installer charge ?
05-14-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

Of course all dealer's know about "Urban" pricing...

Of course all dealer's know about "Urban" pricing - in non-Urban markets the available G's will sell by-and-large to local market customers - as it should be - and those non-Urban dealers are not...
05-13-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,129
Posted By fabbrisd1

There is more room from chest to-dash - and the...

There is more room from chest to-dash - and the dash has been moved "forward" and a bit "lower" to the engine compartment.. and FYI the front seating is a bit "higher"... and 2nd row seating is a bit...
05-13-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 724
Posted By fabbrisd1

There is a diagnostic and "re-calibration" too in...

There is a diagnostic and "re-calibration" too in Xentry MB shop tool... you may need to turn this issue over to a dealer or a well-equipped indie...
05-13-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 748
Posted By fabbrisd1

Please note the pic in the ad is of a GLE - I...

Please note the pic in the ad is of a GLE - I don't think this can be done in W205 C-Class.
05-13-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By fabbrisd1

Good question - as the "cloudiness" is actaully...

Good question - as the "cloudiness" is actaully under the clear finish.

You can use a product to clean them up a "little" - and best to use a wax or sealant on them to slow down more corrosion.
...
05-12-2019, 02:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 365
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. 1st things first - the remedy most likely to...

1. 1st things first - the remedy most likely to work - let your rig run/idle for 30 mins with the heat on highest temp/highest fan setting - that will dry-out and kill anything in the system

2....
05-12-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By fabbrisd1

If you have "sensor" rectangle's on your door...

If you have "sensor" rectangle's on your door handles - YES - buy a Keyless Start Button - your dealer parts dept will have them - really not-so-expensive
05-12-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,664
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. Mercedes is really paying attention to the...

1. Mercedes is really paying attention to the G-Wagen's on the anti-export thing. Before this year - a re-exported G-Wagen was treated the same as any other Mercedes model that was re-exported -...
05-10-2019, 11:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,079
Posted By fabbrisd1

"he is going to eventually get a 350 because it’s...

"he is going to eventually get a 350 because it’s much quieter" - now that's a real chuckle - and a outright lie - either a lie from ignorance or a lie by intention..

The new 350 Turbo 4 engine...
05-10-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By fabbrisd1

The GLE only has Sport+ mode with AMG models.....

The GLE only has Sport+ mode with AMG models.. non-AMG GLE's have never had Sport+ mode..
05-10-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By fabbrisd1

0W40.. 5W40.. takes about a little under 8qts...

0W40.. 5W40.. takes about a little under 8qts last time I used my TopSider
05-10-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By fabbrisd1

If you're installing a after market head unit -...

If you're installing a after market head unit - try to install one with 3V+ pre-amp out voltage...
05-10-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - a 20yr old W210 can be a great Mercedes...

Frankly - a 20yr old W210 can be a great Mercedes for you - acquisition price is low - and you can plan to use as a daily driver "forever" AFTER all issues and maintenance are back up to snuff.

A...
05-10-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,367
Posted By fabbrisd1

Am I missing something - you got "11% off" from a...

Am I missing something - you got "11% off" from a out-of-state dealer - so why are you still looking ?
05-10-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 522
Views: 107,948
Posted By fabbrisd1

Here in the US a customer can choose to cancel at...

Here in the US a customer can choose to cancel at any time before delivery - for any reason - or choose to go forward as delivery is updated. If customer "cancels" any deposit is really "earnest...
05-10-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 118,160
Posted By fabbrisd1

Steg front door + tweeter add'on set... like...

Steg front door + tweeter add'on set... like USD$213 with connecting wiring w/haig-pass/bass-blocker:
...
05-10-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By fabbrisd1

With Keys In - on the head unit try "push- rest-...

With Keys In - on the head unit try "push- rest- push" repeated to see if you can loosen the head unit from the cage.

The other thing you can try is to light bend last 1/2" of the key up about...
05-09-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,635
Posted By fabbrisd1

It's MB Canada's push back to cut back the "huge"...

It's MB Canada's push back to cut back the "huge" # of V6 GLE's and GLS's that were purchased in Canada and shipped to China..

It's not MB/China's fault.. the manuf pay very/very hefty China...
05-09-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 118,160
Posted By fabbrisd1

You might consider 1st upgrading to the Steg 4"...

You might consider 1st upgrading to the Steg 4" for the doors.. or redo both doors/tweets with the Steg door/tweeter set... do a google search the 2-way plug-n-play set was about $200 last time I...
05-08-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By fabbrisd1

I'd get a small bottle jack (check extended...

I'd get a small bottle jack (check extended height) to replace the MB jack - and add a can of fix-a-flat... (MB "Tire Fit" can is pricey)
05-08-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By fabbrisd1

Please understand the "straight edge" of the key...

Please understand the "straight edge" of the key goes towards the "outside" of the head unit - the "curved edge" goes toward the inside of the head unit.

This 1st photo taken looking up from the...
05-08-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 837
Posted By fabbrisd1

You can do some research and give your mechanic a...

You can do some research and give your mechanic a short list of issues to check: a whole bunch of sh*t runs thru Fuse 9 - examples to check in the fused systems are : failed interior door light...
05-07-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By fabbrisd1

Just got to parts.com or buymercedespartsnow.com...

Just got to parts.com or buymercedespartsnow.com and search under speakers for the WIS reference diagram... keep the beat !
05-07-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,586
Posted By fabbrisd1

Awesome... glad it all worked out for you...

Awesome... glad it all worked out for you...
05-07-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 970
Posted By fabbrisd1

" If we cancel, is the cancellation immediate,...

" If we cancel, is the cancellation immediate, with the refund taking approximately five to six weeks, or does the cancellation as a whole (refund plus warranty cancellation) take five to six weeks...
05-07-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,890
Posted By fabbrisd1

The way that EO-Start works - the Mercedes V6 &...

The way that EO-Start works - the Mercedes V6 & V8 will be "smoother" for ECO Start - and in the new ECO Boost powertrain's premiering in other models 1st ECO Start is virtually seamless.

Yes -...
05-07-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,775
Posted By fabbrisd1

A Mercedes bought from the US and exported to...

A Mercedes bought from the US and exported to another country will not have any Mercedes warranty - and I think you were aware of that when you purchased your Mercedes.

Did you buy your Mercedes...
05-07-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. The most professional supplier of OBD module...

1. The most professional supplier of OBD module is Vladimir - and message him your VIN# thru his eBay listing - and he will confirm for sure if you can OBD/module add CarPlay or not - for Mr Canada...
05-06-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By fabbrisd1

1. +3yr/75K is MB MSRP $6,700 - so your Finance...

1. +3yr/75K is MB MSRP $6,700 - so your Finance guy is just trying to hose you a little

2. After 30 days from purchase - Mercedes MSRP goes up 15% - dealer cost for the warranty goes up 5% -...
05-06-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,890
Posted By fabbrisd1

Vladimir's OBD Eco programmer is righteous -...

Vladimir's OBD Eco programmer is righteous - because it changes the programming so you can have ECO do what YOU want it to... if ECO is Off when the car is turned off, when car is turned back on ECO...
05-06-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,890
Posted By fabbrisd1

A bit of "Engine Shutter" is normal on start-up -...

A bit of "Engine Shutter" is normal on start-up - and frankly on the MB's it can be a bit less than EC-Restart on other brands - in essence the fuel injection is "jump-starting" then engine..

The...
05-06-2019, 12:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By fabbrisd1

Feel free to ask... never hurts... it's a $130...

Feel free to ask... never hurts... it's a $130 solution on eBay for New (1/3 dealer cost actually):
...
05-06-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,467
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - 851 "Heat and Noise" Insulating (Acoustic)...

Yes - 851 "Heat and Noise" Insulating (Acoustic) front side window glass is a USD$150 option in the US 2020 Dealer Order Guide.

This front side window glass I understand has a additional "poly"...
05-06-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 970
Posted By fabbrisd1

Well... let's clarify exactly where you are at...

Well... let's clarify exactly where you are at now... and please understand from the "20% " and the "inspection required" comments the Finance person at your dealership was not being entirely...
05-06-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 828
Posted By fabbrisd1

The fact is in most cases the MB Dealer can have...

The fact is in most cases the MB Dealer can have a lower "buy price" than you have on your Lease Residual.

If that is the case with your GLC - often the dealer can arrange to purchase your GLC for...
05-05-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By fabbrisd1

YES - message Vladimir your VIN# and he will...

YES - message Vladimir your VIN# and he will confirm back to you - Vladimir is a righteous coder - and his OBD protocol makes PERFECT SENSE - you'll love it !

Quick EZ install - then you pull the...
05-05-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By fabbrisd1

With a Metra harness/adapter and a double-DIN -...

With a Metra harness/adapter and a double-DIN - preferable with Pre-Out Voltage 3V+ to properly "drive" the system in your car.
05-04-2019, 01:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,577
Posted By fabbrisd1

They say a picture is worth 1000 words - my...

They say a picture is worth 1000 words - my GLE450 Employee Purchase April 19 ... sorry, most of this thread has been chatter...
...
05-04-2019, 12:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 478
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - shocks are reversed - the cross reference...

Yes - shocks are reversed - the cross reference was wrong - the good news front-goes-back - the back-goes-front and you should be OK... happened before..
05-03-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,577
Posted By fabbrisd1

The GLE has been eligible for MBDeal since March...

The GLE has been eligible for MBDeal since March 1st... your dealer just doesn't want to sell one under MBDeal when he can sell it in current market MSRP (maybe 3% discount),,
05-03-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,026
Posted By fabbrisd1

Actually - for most it will ask to download...

Actually - for most it will ask to download install a Java "tool" .. different thing than :"normal" java..
05-03-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - replace tranny plug ... MUST be genuine...

Yes - replace tranny plug ... MUST be genuine Mercedes or MOPAR only... like this :
...
05-03-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By fabbrisd1

Frankly - don't over "think" it... a good car...

Frankly - don't over "think" it... a good car wash wand... high pressure rinse.. held diagonally at a angle about 1 1/2 ft from the top ... put a milk-crate or small step ladder in the trunk so you...
05-02-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,129
Posted By fabbrisd1

There are other "New York Auto Show" videos you...

There are other "New York Auto Show" videos you can cruise and see a bit more.

The new 2020 GLE gives you good "cues" as to the 2020 GLS interior. YES - space all around is definitely "upgraded" -...
05-02-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By fabbrisd1

I "think" there might be a cmapaign to update...

I "think" there might be a cmapaign to update your tranny software - as a "campaign" that is free - call your dealer with your VIN# and they can pull that up and check
05-02-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By fabbrisd1

693 = Desert Silver Metallic (sometimes called...

693 = Desert Silver Metallic (sometimes called Desert Beige, in Euro Travertine Beige)

As a metallic - please understand this will need to be a custom color match to your old paint - and a...
05-02-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By fabbrisd1

Did you run over something and muck stuff up ?...

Did you run over something and muck stuff up ? Oil pan and Rear Dif leaks are kindof rare with a W210...

Please see this thread where it might be better to "seal" the leak from the outside that to...
05-02-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 3,506
Views: 562,112
Posted By fabbrisd1

Absolutely positively no shifting issues - other...

Absolutely positively no shifting issues - other than one member here who provides better information - "blind" comments are non-specific..
05-02-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By fabbrisd1

I recommend you find out what Service your dealer...

I recommend you find out what Service your dealer uses - "wholesale" wheel repair for the dealer is about $80-$120 a wheel - one-time retail about $125-$150. There are mobile services out there that...
05-01-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By fabbrisd1

Get these plug-n-play... ...

Get these plug-n-play...

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01HHD8Y8W/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1
05-01-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By fabbrisd1

Usually not - but you can hope..

Usually not - but you can hope..
05-01-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,115
Posted By fabbrisd1

That socket is for a Euro light only - don't fill...

That socket is for a Euro light only - don't fill with a bulb...
05-01-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By fabbrisd1

Back to basics - you have to make sure...

Back to basics - you have to make sure "communication" is clear - which can cause a mis-taken fault.

the tranny communicates the the Transmission Control Module in the engine compartment thru a...
05-01-2019, 03:19 AM
Replies: 3,506
Views: 562,112
Posted By fabbrisd1

Have you gone into the Sound System Settings -...

Have you gone into the Sound System Settings - Pure/Surround/Profiles ?
04-30-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By fabbrisd1

U-Haul "should" be able to mount a Curt Class III...

U-Haul "should" be able to mount a Curt Class III hitch reasonably... frack the Class II
04-30-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,115
Posted By fabbrisd1

The "standard" fit is H7/ (94R or L7 "should"...

The "standard" fit is H7/ (94R or L7 "should" fit) AGM battery .... Walmart like $165... Pep Boys SKU 838845 $146.24
04-30-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sure... time to go to the shop and have them...

Sure... time to go to the shop and have them reprogram the tranny...
04-30-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 557
Posted By fabbrisd1

Actually you detail guy doesn't know "paint" -...

Actually you detail guy doesn't know "paint" - it's a quick and affordable job to strip and shot a fresh UV coating... like maybe $200 any competent shop can do,,,
04-30-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - get prepaid service .... somewhere along...

Yes - get prepaid service .... somewhere along the line your Service Indicator got reset once-too-many.... 40K is B+ - then Spark Plugs - then 50K is A... frankly Tafel Motors - Jeff Jackson (502)...
04-30-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,176
Posted By fabbrisd1

Save yourself about $1.50..... ...

Save yourself about $1.50..... https://www.ebay.com/p/Trailer-Wiring-Adapter-Connector-TowReady-20141/227556560?iid=254208205212&chn=ps#ProductDetails
04-30-2019, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - you're dealer is soft pedaling you to get...

Yes - you're dealer is soft pedaling you to get you in the door ... in addition to 40K Service (B+) - you will have spark plugs due at 45K - then 50K service.. about $2500 or so upcoming.

Decide...
04-29-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By fabbrisd1

Quite simply... parts.com

Quite simply... parts.com
04-29-2019, 11:05 PM
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Posted By fabbrisd1

1st things 1st - check the Tranny Adapter plug...

1st things 1st - check the Tranny Adapter plug fir internal leakage - and check the Transmission Control Module for contamination to get this small thing out of the way. If replacing the lug replace...
04-28-2019, 01:41 AM
Replies: 442
Views: 116,633
Posted By fabbrisd1

My GLE450 has been rock solid for 2-weeks !

My GLE450 has been rock solid for 2-weeks !
04-28-2019, 01:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By fabbrisd1

You're not missing anything - the manual...

You're not missing anything - the manual illustration is wrong - and if you notice the written description is unclear. In front - you have two USB-C under the roll-up storage cup-holder area - and...
04-28-2019, 12:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By fabbrisd1

Call MB Customer Care Mon-Fri with your VIN# and...

Call MB Customer Care Mon-Fri with your VIN# and the Repair Order ... open up a case...
04-27-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,047
Posted By fabbrisd1

That contact is Jeff Jackson at Tafel Motors -...

That contact is Jeff Jackson at Tafel Motors - Tel (502) 894-6829 or email him thru About/Staff Section on their website www.tafelmotors.com

Tafel has intelligent strategy and uses the upside...
04-27-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,186
Posted By fabbrisd1

Euro Delivery - HerrK - I don't know if your...

Euro Delivery - HerrK - I don't know if your intention for Euro delivery was Sept 2019 for 2020 model - not ED Sept 2020 as you posted. Please undersatnd AMG GLC models are 5% ED discount (and free...
04-27-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Posted By fabbrisd1

Well..... there are definitely a few things...

Well..... there are definitely a few things "unsaid"... yes, order for 3rd decade June are open for changes - if you had placed a deposit (and I assume from what you have not said directly your...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-27-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,400
Posted By fabbrisd1

All this chatter to cover-up for a greasy...

All this chatter to cover-up for a greasy steering wheel - and heaven forbid a "inspector" sees the tracked-out-pads+rotors... let's get emotionally goofy,.. that should throw them off the scent...
04-27-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 517
Posted By fabbrisd1

This is a photo of the 2020 GLE "standard" lugs...

This is a photo of the 2020 GLE "standard" lugs bolts - which USE STANDARD LUG WRENCH to remove...
04-27-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,577
Posted By fabbrisd1

DE1 discount is fixed - the erson that is logging...

DE1 discount is fixed - the erson that is logging you into the system to register you for a DE1 would be able to tell you that - and tell you if GLE qualifies.. so what's your point asking here on...
04-27-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,786
Posted By fabbrisd1

Sure --- get a GT 63 s and call it a day - having...

Sure --- get a GT 63 s and call it a day - having the Nurburing King 4-Door Euro Coupe will take the pain out of it don't you think ?

Circle back on the new GLS63 is like 1st Quarter next year...
04-27-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By fabbrisd1

The W210 E55 for US market was rear wheel drive...

The W210 E55 for US market was rear wheel drive only...
04-27-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,047
Posted By fabbrisd1

The ELW New Car Warranty gives you the exact same...

The ELW New Car Warranty gives you the exact same coverage as the Original New Car Warranty for every yr/mileage level.

The "actual shop value" of ELW has actually gone up where the ELW cost has...
04-26-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By fabbrisd1

I already replied to you in detail by PM..

I already replied to you in detail by PM..
04-26-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By fabbrisd1

The Twin-Turbo V6 has been more-than-fine - it...

The Twin-Turbo V6 has been more-than-fine - it was only a "forum subject" at the time of changeover from the "detuned" V8 (as compared to that same V8 motor also used in GL550/GL63 in different...
04-26-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,047
Posted By fabbrisd1

Let me clear this up... ...

Let me clear this up...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1949x939/2020_gle350w4_elw_prepaid_service_msrp_5ebb6502d0f36dc74b05c769c6efe58059a229c7.jpg
04-26-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 517
Posted By fabbrisd1

Let me clear this up: 1. the factory puts...

Let me clear this up:

1. the factory puts the small box in the glovebox - the VPC removes 1-lug bolt each wheel - and replaces it with a special bolt - and the "socket" that fits each special bolt...
04-26-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,054
Posted By fabbrisd1

On the question "my lease is up in 2 mos" -...

On the question "my lease is up in 2 mos" - timing kindof off since new 2020 GLS "should" be end-Aug/early-Sept release - although with MB you can extend your lease month-by-month with MBFS directly...
04-26-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 873
Posted By fabbrisd1

Yes - Iridium - and under the Show Lights - you...

Yes - Iridium - and under the Show Lights - you get glare and wierd effects..

On GLE's I have not noticed any color differences body/body-colored bumpers - the metallic's I have seen have all been...
04-26-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By fabbrisd1

The Options and Option Packages are priced in the...

The Options and Option Packages are priced in the Dealer Order Guide - and those prices "should" be accurate when the GLS580 order bank is opened.

However - the 2020 Base Price has not been...
04-26-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By fabbrisd1

1st - if you are in the US - basic trailer wiring...

1st - if you are in the US - basic trailer wiring can be installed with U-Haul for under $100 which gives you lights and brakes which uses a small relay box (normally Modulite) and splices into rear...
04-26-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By fabbrisd1

Easiest to use a "insert" : ...

Easiest to use a "insert" :
...
04-26-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,781
Posted By fabbrisd1

A forum member Vladimir from Belarus "might" be...

A forum member Vladimir from Belarus "might" be able to help - he also sells CarPlay OBD modules on eBay.

You will need to message him with your VIN# and tell him you're interested in CarPlay or...
04-26-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By fabbrisd1

Under New Car Warranty it will be taken care of -...

Under New Car Warranty it will be taken care of - frankly I have not seen anything like this in the US - are you located outside-US ?
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