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Tips To Extend The Life Of Your High Mileage Vehicle

With proper maintenance and regular servicing, most vehicles can stand the test of time. It’s no secret that your high mileage car requires a bit more TLC than a newer vehicle. If your vehicle already has 75,000 to 100,000, your goal may be to increase its life cycle by another 100,000. If you stick to a service schedule and stay on top of any recommended care and services, your vehicle can remain reliable for several years. Below are a few simple tips that will help extend the life of your high mileage vehicle.   The key is to stick to a regular service schedule. With commuting and summer road trips, your vehicle will rack up many miles. Your owner’s manual will have recommendations on the best mileage periods to get serviced, but if you no longer have it, your trusted automotive expert can advise you. A routine vehicle check-up is meant to catch any potential issues that may need to be fixed before it becomes a costly problem. Regular check-ups ... read more

Mercedes Benz: Scheduled Service- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Mercedes Benz: Scheduled Service- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Mercedes Benz: Scheduled Service    WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOWWhat do the Letters attached to Services Mean? On your Mercedes Benz, you may have noticed that after a certain amount of mileage, you received a notification that says Service “ due with a corresponding letter attached to it. These letters will range from A-H, just depending on what your car requires and what type of mileage you have driven since your last service. These letters are designations of the labor time and type of service necessary for your Mercedes at that time.Current and recent Mercedes Benz models will have a multitude of sensors that monitor your brakes, tires, fluids and most of the important things happening with your car. Washer fluid, Brake fluid, Power steering fluid, transmission fluid, coolant, tire pressures, brake condition and filter conditions are all monitored by these letters. Some are corresponding to the mileage driven and some are actively ... read more