Filters + Fluids

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.

June 2016 | By | Reply More
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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XENTRY Diagnostic System

XENTRY Diagnostic System

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

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Mit Kompressor

Mit Kompressor

In 1998, the SLK got a supercharger that provided the “right now” feeling normally associated with larger engines. These and other later models should be showing up in your shop by now, so you’d better know how they work.

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Active Body Control

Active Body Control

If proper fluid maintenance is done, this is really not a troublesome system. Here is some real-world maintenance and diagnostic advice.

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Breathing Easy: Cabin Air Filtration

Breathing Easy: Cabin Air Filtration

Cabin air filtration is designed to filter 100% of the air entering the ventilation system to provide the cleanest air for the maximum passenger comfort possible.

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Climate Control Vents: Fair or Ill Wind?

Climate Control Vents: Fair or Ill Wind?

Mercedes-Benz has gone far beyond cables and vacuum to control HVAC accurately.

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Why You Should Use Mercedes-Benz’s New Blue Anti-Freeze

Why You Should Use Mercedes-Benz’s New Blue Anti-Freeze

There are many different antifreeze formulations out there in the wild and wooly real world, but for the Mercedes-Benz service specialist who cares about his customers there’s only one real choice. 

June 2013 | By | Reply More
HFO-1234yf Rejection Continues Safety Leadership

HFO-1234yf Rejection Continues Safety Leadership

Due to the new findings of this study and the high safety demands at Mercedes-Benz, this chemical will not be used in its products,” the company states unequivocally.

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ABC Service Baselines

ABC Service Baselines

Some practical points on the fundamentals.

May 2012 | By | Reply More