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StarTuned June 2018

StarTuned June 2018

In this issue: Do You Understand the Science Behind BlueTEC?; Restoring the Beauty of Mercedes-Benz Carbon Fiber Components; Fuel Pump Diagnosis and Replacement; XENTRY and OBD II – Go Deep; Wholesale Team Spotlight: Al DiFranco; Mercedes-Benz StarParts

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XENTRY and OBD II – Go Deep

XENTRY and OBD II – Go Deep

We will explore the questions surrounding diagnostic equipment, including XENTRY, in an attempt to aid both the business owner and the learning technician.

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Fuel Pump Diagnosis and Replacement

Fuel Pump Diagnosis and Replacement

Now that they’ve gone modular, replacement is an even more expensive proposition than before. Better be real sure.

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Restoring the Beauty of Mercedes-Benz Carbon Fiber Components

Restoring the Beauty of Mercedes-Benz Carbon Fiber Components

Carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) is showing up on more Mercedes-Benz models as the company reduces weight. We provide a few tips on what to look out for when repairing CFRP components.

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Do You Understand the Science Behind BlueTEC?

Do You Understand the Science Behind BlueTEC?

Some European cities are outlawing diesels, but that wouldn’t be happening if they were all as clean as those with this Mercedes-Benz technology.

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StarTuned March 2018

StarTuned March 2018

In this issue: The Electronic Accelerator Revisited; 7G-DCT (724.0) Care & Maintenance; SAM I Am; Step Up to Mercedes-Benz Aluminum Repair Certification; How Do My Parts Get Here?

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How Do My Parts Get Here?

How Do My Parts Get Here?

Ordering replacement parts for a customer’s Mercedes-Benz is as easy as calling the helpful parts professional at your local dealership’s parts department.

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Step Up to Mercedes-Benz Aluminum Repair Certification

Step Up to Mercedes-Benz Aluminum Repair Certification

Here’s a brief summary of key special tools and equipment and application-specific training needed to repair aluminum-intensive vehicles.

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SAM I Am

SAM I Am

The data being shared on the CAN is useless until interpreted and utilized by a Signal Acquisition Module.

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7G-DCT (724.0) Care & Maintenance

7G-DCT (724.0) Care & Maintenance

It’s strong, but needs some care to stay that way.

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