• Aging Vehicles, Thriving Independent Mercedes-Benz Repair Shops

    Published 6 days ago — by Lisa Federico

    Motorists are keeping their vehicles longer, according to a recent poll.

    Motorists are keeping their vehicles longer, according to a recent poll.
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    The average age of consumer vehicles on the road today has risen over the last few decades as more motorists are choosing to keep their vehicle longer. According to a poll by market research company IHS Markit, the average age of consumer vehicles on the road was 11.6 years in 2016. This number is up from 11.5 years in 2015.

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  • Summer Mercedes-Benz Preventative Maintenance Tips For Road Trips

    Published 2 weeks ago — by Lisa Federico

    Preventative maintenance tips for your Mercedes-Benz summertime road trip

    Preventative maintenance tips for your Mercedes-Benz summertime road trip
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    The kids are out of school and the temperature is rising, summer has graced us with its sun-shiny presence once again. Keep yourself and your travel companions safe on the road, whether trekking to the beach, going for a cross-country drive or visiting family and friends. Here are a few preventative maintenance tips to keep your Mercedes-Benz ready for the road…

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  • Don’t Fear, An Independent Mercedes-Benz Repair Shop Is Near

    Published 2 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    Build a trusting relationship today with your friendly Mercedes-Benz repair shop in your neighborhood.
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    Scenario 1: It’s Monday morning and your check engine light is still on in your Mercedes-Benz, and has been for weeks, and you’re hoping your vehicle won’t break down in rush hour traffic.

    Scenario 2: The weather’s just right and it’s road trip season, but you’re wary of how your Mercedes-Benz will perform on such a lengthy trip.

    Scenario 3: Last time you got your vehicle serviced from the Mercedes-Benz dealership it was such a hassle, from unnecessary repair recommendations, a long wait and a costly bill to round it out.

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  • 2017 Valentine's Day Gift Guide For the Car Enthusiast

    Published 4 months ago — by Lisa Federico

    2017 Valentine's Day Gift Guide For the Car Enthusiast

    Planning to cruise along 2 heart-shaped roads with your lover? Make sure you have the appropriate gift for the car enthusiast this Valentine's Day!
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    Forget the flowers, candy and useless cards…nothing says I love you on Valentine’s Day like a fun car gadget for your special someone. Here are a few fun Valentine’s Day gifts for the car enthusiast.

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  • Mercedes Recall: Restraint System Fail, Parts Corrosion

    Published 1 year ago — by Lisa Federico

    Now Hear This! Mercedes Recall

    Now Hear This! Mercedes Recall
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    Mercedes-Benz has announced a recall of approximately 7833 C-Class sedans due to a restraint system failure because of a possible parts corrosion issue.

    Which Mercedes-Benz models are affected by the recall?

    Mercedes C-Class W204 range sedans built between March 1, 2006 and December 31, 2008.

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