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having issues with power seat moving forwards and backwards, does he fix that?
If your seat will not go forward or backward, it is very likely that your power seat motor has failed. The seats in your vehicle actually have three separate motors. One controls the headrest, one controls the recline function, and...
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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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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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Vehicle won't raise to riding height after rear right suspension bag change
You really can't do much with the Mercedes Air Suspension without the diagnostic computer.If the air suspension controller detected a big leak in the system, it may have shut off to keep the compressor from overheating. Or if you are...
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I have a CLS550 I was driving on the Interstate and Suddenly my car gave me a message saying pull over stop driving car too low wh
Hi there. This error message typically comes on when there is a leak in the air suspension of the Mercedes-Benz CLS-550. If you'd like to have one of our mobile mechanics come to your location and complete a suspension inspection,...
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repair brake for E550 2008
A brake warning light can refer to fluid level, maintenance required, or other system fault. If the light is purely a maintenance reminder light, please note that brake pads are not replaced according to any fixed schedule, or number of...
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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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Radio "device unavailable"
I would recommend to look in your owner's manual for information relating to this matter. In the chapter about the radio unit, you will likely find information that will lead you to being able to reset your region back to...
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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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Camshaft position sensors control what part of engine
Changing the Camshaft Position Sensor (CMP) might solve your problem, but probably won't. The P0016 code is saying that the CMP signal is there, but not at the right time. The Camshaft must be timed precisely to the crankshaft and...
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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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fuel sending unit
Either the dash gauge, the sending unit, or the wiring (the circuit) has a fault. To get the precise issue(s) pinpointed and repaired, the recommended service is a fuel level system diagnostic. If you request that service, the responding certified...
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Do I repair my car or sell it?
Hi There, The car is a definitely worth fixing. If you have the vehicle towed to a dealer, it is likely they will charge you for the repairs or subtract the cost of the repairs from the offer they make...
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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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ESP stability control light is on.
Hi there. If the vehicle was jolted hard on the front end when the vehicle hit a pole, then the Electronic Stability Motor may have had a harsh force applied to it causing the motor to either fail or become...
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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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