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Factory Service Bulletins: Coolant Loss; Shift Softening

Factory Service Bulletins: Coolant Loss; Shift Softening

These suggestions and solutions for technical problems are from service bulletins and other information published by Mercedes-Benz, selected and adapted for independent repair shops.

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Parts News: Heater Core Pivot Pin

Parts News: Heater Core Pivot Pin

Whether for vehicles long out of production or for modern ones, your best source for Genuine Mercedes-Benz Parts is Mercedes-Benz.

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Trans R&R …To Correct Spark Timing!

Trans R&R …To Correct Spark Timing!

When would you remove and replace a transmission for a spark timing problem? To line up some marker holes. Come and see.

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New Cores for Old: Replacing Heater Cores and A/C Evaporators

New Cores for Old: Replacing Heater Cores and A/C Evaporators

In an easy diagnosis, but a complex repair, we follow a heater core and A/C evaporator swap.

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StarTuned December 2002

StarTuned December 2002

In this issue: The ‘Oil Motor’ Part II; Driveability; Parts News; Factory Service Bulletins

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Parts News: Diesel Injectors; MAF Sensor

Parts News: Diesel Injectors; MAF Sensor

Whether for vehicles long out of production or for modern ones, your best source for genuine Mercedes-Benz parts is Mercedes-Benz.

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Factory Service Bulletins: MAF Sensor Troubles; Centrifugal Advance Drum; Stretched Timing Chain

Factory Service Bulletins: MAF Sensor Troubles; Centrifugal Advance Drum; Stretched Timing Chain

These suggestions and solutions for technical problems are from service bulletins and other information published by Mercedes-Benz, selected and adapted for independent repair shops.

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Driveability Coded & Uncoded

Driveability Coded & Uncoded

Self-Diagnostics was supposed to make repairing vehicle systems easier. It did so, but in the meantime the factory made the cars more complex. Chasing codes and chasing ghosts of codes.

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The ‘Oil Motor’ Part II – Mercedes-Benz Diesels

The ‘Oil Motor’ Part II – Mercedes-Benz Diesels

The focus is on recent and current Mercedes-Benz Diesel engines, how they work, how they fail, their diagnosis and repair.

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StarTuned September 2002

StarTuned September 2002

In this issue: The ‘Oil Motor’; Revivals!; Parts News; Factory Service Bulletins

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