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Why does this site say it costs $2000 to replace a cv joint boot on the front passenger axle of my 2008 c300?
Hi...if there is a grinding noise from the joint/CV axle, or any noise for that matter from the joint, typically the entire axle is replaced. Replacing a torn boot is only acceptable if the joint is still serviceable which will...
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Interior lights and the stereo cuts off and on while the carnival is on, and now it won't move when U put it in gear...
Hi Norcolon. Thanks for the question. Unfortunately, we need a bit more detail about what is happening with your Mercedes-Benz in order to correctly identify the root issue. It appears as if you've got a rather large electrical glitch, that...
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when i turn a corner it seems like i get a hesitation in my wheels, what could that be
Hi there. This type of symptom is commonly caused by power steering fluid that is low, damage to wheel bearings, or other suspension components. If the steering wheel feels "heavy" when you turn, it's also possible that the steering stabilizer...
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Does a person have to buy rotors each time they have a brake job on a 2015 C class 300 4matic
If you don't want your 'Benz to sound like a fully loaded moving van when its coming to a stop, you will want to replace the rotors. It isn't always necessary to replace the brake rotors, but sometimes there will...
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Hello, I have a 2010 Mercedes c300. Lately each time I put gas the car won’t start until I keep pushing gas pedal. Code p2422
The codes (P0174, P0171) indicate insufficient fuel relative to the air charge (i.e., lean operation). Lean operation can be caused by a faulty fuel pressure regulator, a weak fuel pump, a clogged fuel filter, a faulty powertrain control module (not...
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Mercedes W205 C300 2015 4doors having jerk in gear from 2-3 and from 3-4
It sounds like you may have an internal transmission issue. It is possible that some reprogramming of the shift solenoids may resolve this issue. Otherwise I would recommend having a transmission specialist inspect your vehicle for any issues.
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The Esl is locked car won't start
With ignition on look to see if theft light is on or blinking to see if theft system is active. Sometimes another key if you have one will start vehicle if the key FOB is defective.If the battery is dead...
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Mercedes Benz c300, 2015 power steering malfunction is showing up on the dashboard.
Hi there. With electronic power steering system like your Mercedes-Benz C300 has, this issue is typically due to a sensor failure or mechanical problem with the power steering system that needs to be correctly diagnosed before any repairs are attempted....
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Only one side of my 2016 c300 locator lights turn on. What could the problem be?
Hi there. Usually when only one side works, the problem is due to a damaged fuse or electrical relay. You might want to start by checking the fuses and relays to see if one is damaged and replace. If not,...
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Is a 2008 Mercedes C300 sport sedan with 75,000 miles a good buy?
In evaluating the wisdom of buying a particular model of car (used or new), consult the database of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA. The NHTSA database contains model specific consumer complaints, official recalls and factory service bulletins searchable...
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Every time it rains, my passenger side floor/carpet is soak. I'm driving a 2014 Mercedes C 300 60,000 miles
Hi there. In most cases, when you have water leaking underneath your dashboard on the passenger side, it's due to one of two things; either your AC system is developing a lot of condensation due to the excess humidity and...
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I had a really weird thing happen to me the other day. I shipped my car on a barge to our neighboring island here in Hawaii
The only way to determine if negligence is the cause of the no start condition is to determine the cause of the no start. Once the cause is found, it will be clear if negligence is even a "potential" cause....
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why does the mouse pad that also controls the car system stop working most times?
Problems with the touchpad are occasionally reported on Mercedes Benz models and other cars as well. The touchpad membrane is probably just defective but there could be additional issues as well if the unit is not even powering on. We...
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Can a mechanic crack a rim while changing a tire?
Hi Adeline. Thanks for contacting us tonight. With today's tire changing machines, cracking a rim during removal and installation is incredibly difficult to do - however, it is possible. If the tire is busted off the bead (which is a...
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I have a new 2017 mercedes c300 and wanted to know about switching it over to LED headlights. Is this something that I have to sw
Hi Adam. Thanks for the question today. I believe Mercedes-Benz recommends swapping the headlamp housing when converting to LED bulbs on their C300. However, you might want to contact an MB dealership to get clarification from them, as I believe...
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i want to replace engine mounts of 2008 c300 4matic, so let me know how many and where engine mounts are on the car
Using Mercedes Benz' nomenclature, there is a front left, front right and rear (transmission) mount. If you are trying to diagnose and/resolve a vibration problem in the vehicle do not buy aftermarket motor mounts. The original mounts installed in the...
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2008 mbenz 300 4matic blower motor cover slides up and down repeatedly for 15min or more after shutting engine off and removing ke
Hi Vicki. Thanks for contacting us today. I think this is an example where a Mercedes-Benz specialist is better served to recommend the right repair, as this should be inspected personally by the mechanic to recommend the right repair. I...
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Shaking
Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such as a faulty idle air control valve may cause the engine idle to drop below the normal...
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Low Coolant Light
This would depend on what exact coolant was used in the vehicle. There are many coolants that are made that are supposed to be Universal and for all vehicles. If you use Universal coolant in your vehicle, it is very...
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I have a 2010 Merceds Benz C300, the headlight will turn off for a few seconds then come back on while I'm driving. what can it be
Hi Thomas. Thanks for sending your question today. Typically, this type of issue is caused by a loose headlight electrical harness or an electrical short somewhere from the light switch to the headlight itself. The best way to determine the...

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