Steering + Suspension

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center

Mercedes-Benz Classic Center

A World-Class Preservation Facility for a World-Class Marque

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Alignment 2017

Alignment 2017

The basic geometry is the  same  as it’s always been, but the  means  of making adjustments and recalibrations sure aren’t.

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Why You Need XENTRY

Why You Need XENTRY

Here’s the short answer: So you can perform virtually every diagnostic, service, and programming task that a dealership can perform.

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Using WIS Efficiently

Using WIS Efficiently

While the Mercedes-Benz Workshop Information System may be intimidating at first, stick with it and you’ll find that it’s ALL in there.

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Recent Developments in Steering & Suspension

Recent Developments in Steering & Suspension

Passive evolves into active, and the changes keep Mercedes-Benz vehicles ahead of the curve in regard to driving feel and handling prowess. Here’s an overview of electronic suspension, AIRMATIC, Magic Body Control, proper calibration of lane-keeping radar, and collision prevention.

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CAN Bus Review

CAN Bus Review

We’ll go through a brief introduction to CAN, and then focus on what’s most important: troubleshooting.

June 2017 | By | Reply More
Mercedes-Benz Electrically-Powered Steering

Mercedes-Benz Electrically-Powered Steering

Introduced in 2011 with the CLS (218) model, virtually every new Mercedes-Benz model that’s appeared since then has this innovative system. We’ll explain how it works and offer some tips for when something’s not quite right.

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XENTRY Diagnostic System

XENTRY Diagnostic System

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

March 2016 | By | Reply More
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.

March 2016 | By | Reply More
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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