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How much is steering wheel airbag? 2007 Mercedes S550
Hello - unfortunately, that is not a service YourMechanic can offer at this time. Thanks for thinking of us though!
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I am thinking of buying a 2010 S550 with about 57,000 miles. What's your advice prior to buying?
You have three very nice choices in front of you and I am sure you know of the amazing reputation Mercedes has with respect to these particular models. The AMG model comes with slightly more horsepower and a bit more...
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Transmission not operating correctly and stops working on when coming to a stop.
Hi there. The transmission drive selector module may have failed causing the transmission to not shift or go into gear. This is a common issue with the 2007 Mercedes-Benz vehicles. Check the wiring harness on the transmission to see if...
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Rear battery isn't charging.
If you had the key on for an extended period of time without the engine running, you may have run the accessory battery down. It really should last longer than a car wash though, so maybe it needs replacing. Your...
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engine cooling fan keeps running after car is turn ed off. New fan installed. problem still happens. aslo coolant and temperatu
A fault with a fuse would more likely result in non operation rather than continuous operation. ECM's rarely go bad, indeed of the ones "claimed" to be bad, that is of those sent in as warranty returns, based on surveys...
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Jay I'm thinking about purchasing a 2012 Mercedes S550, what are some of the things I should look for. It has 66k miles.o
Hi there. The Mercedes-Benz S550 rates among one of the better values for used cars in it's category with several third-party review websites. Like any other previously owned vehicle, ensuring that the vehicle has been serviced as required, has good...
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I have a 2008 S550 and it just developed a problem that is unusual. During cold start ups it's fine, but after a little driving and shutting it off, it will not start up.
Hi there. The signs all point to the fuel pump. When the engine is started cold, the fuel is cold, but when the engine is started when the engine is warm, the fuel is warm. The fuel pump may be...
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What is the maintenance upkeep on a 2010 Mercedes s550 with 105,000 miles
Hello. If the vehicle is up to date on its maintenance then moving forward you will need to keep up on vehicle maintenance from this point on. Most everything at this mileage has to do with fluid changes, but you...
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Thinking of switching to 22" Rims & Tires, How much would it effect the ride and do need to do any modifications?
If stock, your vehicle might be presently equipped with 255/45R18 tires/wheels. Twenty-two inch wheels, and accompanying tire sizes, will fit without modification (catalog shows up to 26 inch wheels for your application but catalog does not specify "configuration" for all...
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fornt let malfunction service required
Hi..I can help you with that. Service and warning lights usually have quite a few different code possibilities "behind" them. Typically, a certified mechanic from YourMechanic will use a code scanner, often vehicle manufacturer specific, to download the codes that...
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My RPassenger window did not work. I had it fixed. shortly after neither of my rear windows will work from the or the front and
Hi there. Usually when both window switches do not work it is due to an electrical fault with the primary control module. There is a center module that relays all electricity from switches to individual window drive motors to open...
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Can I put the 2013 Mercedes benz S550 on my 2007 Mercedes benz S550?
Hi there. I believe the connections on these two years are different, so the swap would not work if this was the case. You might want to verify this with a MB dealership to see if the parts are interchangeable....
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I have a 2008 s550 Mercedes Benz. I'm having a hesitant/vibration in between shifts at a moderate acceleration.
Hello. The most common cause of this is a failure in the drive shaft coupling. The coupling begins to fail and this occurs. I would have this checked by a shop that specializes in this as it can be difficult...
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Any DIY service manuals available? 2007 Mercedes S550
Hello - except for the Mercedes factory Service Manual/DVDs, the usual sources of quality aftermarket service manuals (i.e. Bentley) are bare on this one. Haynes/Chiltons don't yet cover anything this new either, certainly not for S-class models. Your best bet...
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Vibration in drive shaft 2011 Mercedes S550
Hi there - there is a flexible coupling in the driveshaft that connects the transmission to the driveshaft called a "flex disk" or "guibo". This disk is essentially a rubber and fiber donut that flexes as it transmits power, and...
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Metal fragments in Transmission fluid
The reason they dropped the price by $2,000 (from $8,500) is because you can buy the entire transmission used (low miles, too) for about $1,000 to $2,000 using an on-line database such as Car-Part.com. Input your year, make and model...
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My 2007 s550 at times when driving 40 mile or less it go into gear 4 and 5 and won't regulate back to the proper gear what is wron
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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My s550 4matic due service shortly what kind a cost should i brace for
Hi Everton. Thanks for contacting us tonight. One of the best tools we have on our website is the free scheduled maintenance tool, which will list the recommended maintenance based on the mileage of your vehicle. Since we don't know...
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A mercedes dealership has said I need a new transmission for my 2007 s550. Approx what should that cost for parts and labor?
Hi there. Unless the mechanic completing the transmission replacement is a certified Mercedes-Benz technician, this is not a repair that any reputable mechanic should complete. Mercedes mechanical components are incredibly specialized; which is why certification is required to service them....

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