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Mercedes Flex Disc Problems, Symptoms, Cost

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What is a flex disc? A flex disc or a giubo is a coupling device made of hard rubber. Input and output shaft flanges are bolted to the Mercedes Flex Disk on either side (see picture below).  The transmission shaft, drive shaft and differential are not connected directly to one another …

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Mercedes Thermostat Replacement DIY Guide

engine overheating due to failed themostat

In this article, we will show you how easy it is to replace the coolant thermostat on your Mercedes-Benz engine. The thermostat stays closed from the time you first start the motor until the engine operation temperature is reached. At that point, the thermostat opens up and allows the coolant …

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Mercedes Wiring Diagram – Free Resources

This page provides links to websites that contain Mercedes-Benz wiring diagrams and schematics. Bookmark this page as it contains invaluable resources. Our goal is to keep the resources in this page updated at all times. If you know of any website that we should add to this list, please send us …

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Mercedes Shifter Stuck – Problem and Solutions

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Shifter stuck in Park? You start your Mercedes-Benz but realize that the transmission gear selector won’t move out of Park. The shifter can’t be moved from Park (P) to Drive (D). Or you turn off the car but can’t move the shifter back to Park. Don’t panic; this is typically …

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Mercedes Camshaft Postion Sensor

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In this article, we discuss Mercedes Camshaft Position Sensor / Camshaft Hall Sensor (CAM) problems, symptoms and how to replace the CAM yourself. Replacing the Camshaft Position Sensor (also referred to as Camshaft Hall Sensor) on a Mercedes-Benz is very easy and can be completed in less than 15 minutes, …

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Mercedes Ignition Coil Pack Replacement – DIY Instructions

Remove spark plug ignition coil from Mercedes

This guide will help you to replace Mercedes ignition coil. Replacing Mercedes-Benz igntion coils is very easy if you have the right tools. These instructions apply to several Mercedes-Benz cars equipped with V6, V8 and V12 gasoline engines.    Failed ignition coils will cause engine misfire. The car will run …

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Mercedes-Benz ESP light and how to reset it yourself

Mercedes ESP light on problem e s c ml class

Mercedes ESP Light No matter if you are driving an E, C, S, ML Class or any other Mercedes-Benz model you could get “ESP Malfunction fault – visit workshop” warning and the ESP light stays on or is flashing. In this article we will go over the most common Mercedes ESP …

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DIY Mercedes AC Recharge – HowTo the easy way

mercedes benz ac recharge

The hot summer days are here and you realize that the air conditioner on your Mercedes-Benz is no longer blowing cold air. A/C problems can be complicated but it also can be something as simple as the system being low on freon. This is usually one of the most common …

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