Around 150,000 -200,000 miles, W211 chassis Mercedes E-Class models are known for breaking front springs. Due to wear or corrosion, the bottom coils of the spring break off. The bottom coil holds the spring in place, so, when the bottom coils break the spring will fall off the strut assembly and the front of the ...
Biodiesel is an exciting alternative fuel that can be used as a supplement to traditional diesel fuel that offers dramatically lower emissions and is renewable. But, running it isn’t always simple. This guide overviews some biodiesel basics and which cars should or should not use biodiesel.
Mercedes owners love their cars, and many are technically and mechanically skilled and enjoy maintaining their vehicles themselves. Here are some excellent websites for Mercedes owners looking to learn more.
There are many, many different fuel additives available for diesels. A quick google search or a stroll down the aisle at your local parts store will give you plenty of options from which to choose. Are they necessary and which one is the best?
On modern VWs, whenever you replace your brake pads, you should also replace your brake rotors. This is because brake rotors become scored from use, and a pad might not seat correctly on a worn rotor. Below we highlight a few key characteristics of brake rotors and show you what to look for when buying.