Serpentine Belts & Pulleys

Serpentine Belts & Pulleys

Dealing with apparent “belt noise” is often the first step in recognizing that a belt and possibly other system components are worn out, or operating under duress — it might be only a matter of time before a breakdown on the road.

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Mit Kompressor

Mit Kompressor

In 1998, the SLK got a supercharger that provided the “right now” feeling normally associated with larger engines. These and other later models should be showing up in your shop by now, so you’d better know how they work.

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The Return of the Mercedes-Benz Hybrid

The Return of the Mercedes-Benz Hybrid

A major hybrid automobile and truck innovator just after the turn of the 20th Century, Mercedes-Benz has engineered advanced versions of the concept that are not only highly economical, but also have a big “Wow” factor.

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Illustrious History

Illustrious History

Historical photos of the people and cars on the, 130th anniversary of Gottlieb Daimler being granted a patent on his motorized bicycle, that led to the fabulous Mercedes-Benz vehicles we have today.

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ECO Start

ECO Start

Why waste fuel and produce emissions while idling at a traffic light?

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Active Body Control

Active Body Control

If proper fluid maintenance is done, this is really not a troublesome system. Here is some real-world maintenance and diagnostic advice.

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