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    W211 om629 reliability

    So my project is this as the 420cdi w211 isn't available where i live, i want to make my own, that's by getting a 220cdi and throw the engine away, and put the 420cdi in it, question is what about the OM629 reliability on the daily, i'm planning to do a tune, dpf and egr delete, most likely...
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    E350 Bluetec - Whining/Air leak sound upon hard acceleration.

    Hi, My car has suddenly started to make this very strange, and quite loud whining/air leak sound when accelerating hard. Does anyone have any idea what it could be? My mechanic test drove it for just 1 minute and said my turbo is beginning to fail even though earlier, he said it was just a...
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    W211 facelift door mirror glass removal.

    So. Got the offside door mirror assembly off to service the noisy power folding motor. Cannot remove the glass to get to the internal gubbins. Everything on YouTube and internet discussions I can find shows how to remove the pre-facelift glass with the metal clip running along one edge. Pics of...
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    E Class Brake Part Query

    What do you call this part and is it easy to get hold of (see picture)? The picture shows the one on the rear brake, but I need a replacement for the offside on the front brake. The part on my car has lost its springiness, so it doesn't do what it is supposed to do. As a result, the front pad...
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    2013 E Class, E300 BLUETEC HYBRID AMG SPORT

    Hi, I picked up a used 2013 E class E300DE 1 week ago about 100 miles away from my home. When I Test drove it and the hybrid side of things felt fine, the battery on the dashboard is charging it would cut to electric at 0-20MPG, or when I stop at traffic lights it would change and pull to...
  6. Janchee

    S213 E220d brake pedal vibration at idle (E class)

    Hi all, E class is in the Mercedes dealer on Wednesday after a trip to Birmingham (2 hours) for the first time in 15 months! Car was awful to drive, whole car vibrated quite harsh at 70mph +. Seems to do it at 40 mph and close to double that speed if you know what I mean. But it doesn't seem...
  7. Baddad59

    Am I expecting too much?

    Afternoon all, Thought id' sign up again after some time away, (not in prison) to tell of my 2001, W210, rust adventure. I bought the car in 2018 with 54500 miles, looking as new, having been garaged and with minimal rust. By Jan this year the rust was spreading despite being treated with rust...
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    E Class 2016 w213 Saloon E220d SE

    Hi all, Hope everyones doing well. I am planning on purchasing a Mercedes E Class 2016 Saloon SE. The SE that I have found is a really nice spec with Pan roof and the single 12.3 inch screen for a reasonable price. However, the only thing that is concerning me is the fact that the exterior...
  9. Janchee

    W213 E220d estate - AMG19 to Se 17?

    Hi all In a previous thread; I hit a pothole 4 weeks back and a second garage has confirmed that there is a crack in my NSR alloy. Situation is that I would most like have to replace both alloy and tyre (garage saying this if impact has caused alloy to crack, can’t see damage easily within...
  10. Janchee

    W213 Brake Judder

    Hi all, Drove to Bristol today ( 380 mile round trip ) and I've noticed a severe judder of the steering wheel under braking. Googling the problem has opened my eyes. I've seen that a large majority of W213 owners are suffering from this problem. Car is just 4 months out-of-warranty. Only 34k...
  11. Janchee

    Passenger puddle light not working (under mirror)

    Hi all, Picked up a second hand E class estate couple of months back (W213, estate, 220D, Reg: Sep 16) and have noticed that the passenger puddle light isn’t working. All lights on the door are still working ie bottom of door, ambient lighting, indicator light etc. Drivers side puddle light...
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    Which E class

    Hi everybody! Hopefully somebody can give me some good ideas what to do here; I'm purchasing a car and parented by a mechanic a Mercedes is the only option. Things narrowed to a diesel E class 2009. to 2014. I have literally seen every single one of the E classes in a 0 to 6500 pounds price...
  13. Ian306

    E class rail cover

    I have an E220 amg sport (c207) I was putting my roof bars on today and accidentally caught one of the covers that cover up the mounting points, snapping the corner. Is it possible to get replacement covers? If so, does anyone know how much they would be, and how easy/hard are they to fit? Ian
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    Garmin Sat Nat Directions- always says 3 miles?

    The Garmin sat nav in my E220D works well for me overall however I’ve noticed a glitch. When it is navigating and you’ve just completed a manoeuvre, eg turning or leaving a junction, it then says continue for 3 miles irrespective of how far to the next turn/junction. It’s always 3 miles...
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    w212 s212 Rear Air Suspension. A WARNING!!

    Having recently had a slow leak necessitating the replacement of a rear air spring on my car (and finding it an incredibly easy job, it's described elsewhere but with two people you don't even need to remove the shock top mount making it a 15 minute job) I found some springs at just over £60...
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    Alert alert do not buy!!!

    DO NOT BUY FH65ZPS silver e class coupe for sale at jag land rover Southampton it’s completely bodged!! !hi all just had to join to alert everyone not to buy Fh65zps I put a deposit on it 2 weeks ago on the grounds the endless list of scratches on the body the worn turbo , the massive scratch...
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    Just bought my 6th Benz...

    My newest vehicle is a 2005 E320 CDI with 145 k miles. Bought it in Raleigh, NC and drove it home to Tucson, AZ. This is my 3rd diesel and I'm excited to see how long this one can serve me! Tucson320CDI
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    E-class coupe no crank issue

    Hello I have a 2011 Mercedes E Class coupe The car won't crack over to start the dash lights turn on all fuses are okay interior heating doesn't turn on sometimes buttons on steering wheel don't work also the radio controls and seats gearbox used to show up on the dash screen if its in park...
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    W212 GPS Antenna (Convertible)

    Hello, New to this forum so apologies if I've posted this in the wrong section. A month ago my W212 cabriolet's Satnav showed my location way off. I'm in Essex and it was showing up somewhere in wales so a good 300 miles off. Doing some research it looks like the GPS antenna has gone maybe? I've...
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    Hello!

    Hello everyone! Just wanted to get registeted and join the community. I take delivery of my new E220D AMG Line On 5th July! I decided on the following configs: - iridium silver - premium plus - comand online with widescreen display - split folding rear seats Very much looking forward to...

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