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Hello. There is a filler plug that is located on the side of the transmission near the back. A lot of times, special pumps are needed in order to get the fluid into the sealed transmission. I wouldn’t suggest trying...
radiator leaking coolant
Hello. The overflow and the washer fluid tank are either made as one whole unit or one right next to each other. If the overflow and the washer fluid tank are made as one unit, there may be a crack...
won't move in drive
Hello. When your car has been in an accident, the impact will cause it to go into a fail safe mode. While in fail safe mode, the car may come on but you will be unable to drive. This is...
cracked oil pan
Hello. It is possible that the service shop doesn’t know exactly what is leaking or where the leak is coming from. When there is a leak that is hard to detect, sometimes a technician will introduce dye into the oil,...
cars ruined by fuel
Hello. It is possible that there is something that is defective in your fuel system. This could be a fuel screen or parts that would cause the fuel pump to malfunction. It is unusual for you to have problems with...
can garage fix my car
If you got to a minor accident, you should have the car checked by a local body repair shop. The shop will need to quote all of the repairs needed to bring the car back to working condition. Cost for...
hi how long should my brake calipers last?? based on other mercs etc
Brake calipers, associated torque plates and sliding pins should all be thoroughly cleaned and rebuilt every time you have to change the brake pads. These parts are subject to corrosion, brake grit, dust and dirt, and extremely high heat. If...
The AC smells like fertilizer.
It sounds like you have mold or mildew in the system. The most likely place for it to grow is on the evaporator itself. That component gets very cold and humidity forms condensation on it. That moisture along with heat...
two front wheel speed sensor died
As long as the light is out and does not come back on, then the system is working as it should. The problem with the sensors may be an intermittent problem in the sensors or the wires going to the...
Power steering, Mercedes C250
Many vehicles have adaptive power steering. It is speed sensitive, so that when in a parking lot at slow speeds, you get the maximum amount of help turning the wheels. When at highway or cruising speeds, the system reduces the...
Wheels alignment
Hello. I'll be glad to help you with this. On a straightaway, at speed, with no significant crown on the road, if the car is properly aligned, you should be able to remove your hands from the wheel and the...
car not sounding and running properly
Most likely the loss of power after your oil change is just a coincidence. It is possible they checked your air filter and disconnected a sensor on accident. If this is the case, there should be a Check Engine Light...
The car don't start. It's a Mercedes C class C200
The black liquid coming out of the coolant cap is most likely oil in your coolant. This is typically a sign of a blown cylinder head gasket. This can happen when the car overheats to an extreme level or has...

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