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Genuine Mercedes-Benz Supplies and Parts for Service On Time

Genuine Mercedes-Benz Supplies and Parts for Service On Time

Regular maintenance is critically important to keeping the car reliable. It’s also a chance for your experienced Mercedes-Benz technician to check all of the vehicle systems for potential issues that might compromise reliability or safety.

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Engine Mechanicals

Engine Mechanicals

You have to extrapolate from what various tests can tell you, plus think about “the big picture” before you take things apart and maybe make a big mistake.

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Tires, Wheels, and So Much More

Tires, Wheels, and So Much More

You can’t just choose “Round and Black” anymore…

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Understanding the 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission

Understanding the 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission

Like two sticks? Ingenious technology yields the smooth and efficient 7G-DCT.

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StarTuned March 2016

StarTuned March 2016

In this issue: Serpentine Belts & Pulleys; XENTRY Diagnostic System; Wiring Harness Repair; Body Beautiful

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Body Beautiful

Body Beautiful

A beautiful finish sells more than just new cars: It can help promote a strong word-of-mouth reputation for your shop. Feed your buzz with these vehicle finish care tips.

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Wiring Harness Repair

Wiring Harness Repair

The Mercedes-Benz Wiring Harness Repair Kit contains every type of terminal, connector, and tool needed for wiring harness repairs.

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XENTRY Diagnostic System

XENTRY Diagnostic System

Star Tuned explores the latest developments in this exceptional technical resource.

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Serpentine Belts & Pulleys

Serpentine Belts & Pulleys

Dealing with apparent “belt noise” is often the first step in recognizing that a belt and possibly other system components are worn out, or operating under duress — it might be only a matter of time before a breakdown on the road.

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StarTuned December 2015

StarTuned December 2015

In this issue: The Return of the Mercedes-Benz Hybrid; Mit Kompressor; Tracing Parasitic Drains; Adhesive Bonding and Riveting

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