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    Eco system fail

    Hi newbie here …. 2011 c220d .. eco system fail, light works on ignition but goes out few seconds later, no stop/start. Thought battery issue but no other symptoms. May be connection somewhere as system comes back to life if driven on very bumpy ground (happened twice now, off road car park...
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    218 CLS coupe - remove rear seat back support, requesting help please

    Hi All, Long time lurker on here. I'm hoping a generous and kind member here with WIS would be able to share the relevant pages for removing the rear seat back cushion. Car is a 2014 CLS350 diesel coupe, facelift, without the optional split-folding seats. I have found how to remove the rear seat...
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    DIY Servicing?

    Hi All, my 64 plate S212, 2.2 Bluetec, is telling me that service AD is due in 25 days, I have called my local MB who gave me a price which prompted me to call my local specialists. Although my car has the online service book, I can't get two straight answers as to what actually needs to be...
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    My new W212, scratched :'(

    Hi all, I've had my W212 for all of 10 days now, I woke up this morning to see somebody has scratched it :'( I've attached a picture of the rear offside, the scratch is located towards the rear of the car... The scratch is rough to touch... Can't tell you how upset I am.... Anyway, any...
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    How do I remove Front Driver Wing Panel on a W204 [C220]?

    Anyone know or have a guide to how to remove the Front driver wing of a Mercedes W204 C220 (2012)?
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    Vacuum door lock leak

    Happy Friday everyone! There is a leak somewhere in the door lock vacuum system of my 2001 CLK Coupe. I suspect it's inside the drivers door as the is a hissing sound there every time I lock and unlock the car, plus the driver door lock no longer locks unless I push the lock down physically...
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    Fantastic DIY Site For 204 Owners

    A member on t'other side found this site, I've just watched the video guide to replacing all the interior lights to LED, it's superb. The list of guides is very long - well worth a bookmark for any 204 owner. http://www.diagnostic-world.com/pages/mercedes_c_class_w204_diy_guides_242253.cfm
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    W124 front armrest repair

    I finally found a suitable armrest on eBay to dismantle and harvest parts to get my car's front armrest holding in the upright position. This post was most helpful: http://www.benzworld.org/forums/w124-e-ce-d-td-class/1681362-swapping-arm-rest-installng-arm-rest.html I had to sacrifice a...
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    (W211) DIY Guide for Differential Oil Change

    Hey Everyone, Information was a bit thin on the ground for changing the differential oil so I wanted to pass along my experience from doing the job for fellow DIY'ers. A bit of background - we run a chauffeuring company in the North of England, and our cars do around 10,000 miles per month, so...
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    (W211) DIY Guide for Differential Oil Change

    Hey Everyone, Information was a bit thin on the ground for changing the differential oil so I wanted to pass along my experience from doing the job for fellow DIY'ers. A bit of background - we run a chauffeuring company in the North of England, and our cars do around 10,000 miles per month, so...
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    (W211) DIY Guide for Differential Oil Change

    Hey Everyone, Information was a bit thin on the ground for changing the differential oil so I wanted to pass along my experience from doing the job for fellow DIY'ers. A bit of background - we run a chauffeuring company in the North of England, and our cars do around 10,000 miles per month, so...
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    fitting a new cig charger

    Hi there, Just bought a MB C Class coupe 230 03 plate love it but i have a MB fitted phone kit for a Nokia 6310i My Problem is that i have a iphone and didn't really want to spend 250 on a iphone cradle i have a tomtom iphone kit and wanted to know if i could use the power to the...
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    W140 1996 'How to' videos/Manuals

    Hello! W140, S500, 1996. The interior rattles. Don't want to hand it over to the cruel hands of body shop guys as I can't stand broken holding clips, missing screws and a crisscross of scratches. Can any one kindly guide me where to find (free) DIY manuals/videos for the dash, center...

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