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Factory Service Bulletins: Early Upshift / Delayed Downshift; Rear Cap and Top Front Cover Oil Leak

Factory Service Bulletins: Early Upshift / Delayed Downshift; Rear Cap and Top Front Cover Oil Leak

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

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Parts News: Sheetmetal; Diesel Injection Pumps

Parts News: Sheetmetal; Diesel Injection Pumps

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

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Revivals!

Revivals!

Few cars make better restoration projects than a Mercedes-Benz, and few factories can provide such detailed assistance, in parts and in information. Should your shop conduct revivals?

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The ‘Oil Motor” – Mercedes-Benz Diesels

The ‘Oil Motor” – Mercedes-Benz Diesels

Mercedes-Benz introduced the first Diesel car in 1936, and the company is still pioneering compression-ignition technology.

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StarTuned June 2002

StarTuned June 2002

In this issue: Emissions Mission: Detox; Them’s the… Brakes!; Driveability Puzzles; Parts News; Factory Service Bulletins

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Factory Service Bulletins: Rear Door Panel; Soggy Rug, Sooty Exhaust; Coil Corrosion; False Failures; Fuse; ABS

Factory Service Bulletins: Rear Door Panel; Soggy Rug, Sooty Exhaust; Coil Corrosion; False Failures; Fuse; ABS

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

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Parts News: Emission Components; Dependable Brakes

Parts News: Emission Components; Dependable Brakes

Whether for emissions controls or for brakes or for other vehicle systems, parts from the original manufacturer have features available nowhere else.

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Driveability Puzzles

Driveability Puzzles

This issue let’s consider some puzzles that left different shops stumped for some time.

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Them’s the… Brakes! Decelerating the Mercedes-Benz

Them’s the… Brakes! Decelerating the Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz cars have some of the most powerful deceleration systems in the automotive industry. Here are some of the Mercedes-Benz brake specifics.

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Emissions Mission: Detox

Emissions Mission: Detox

We want to drive, but we want to breathe. So we have many emission control technologies on engines.

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