28 Sep, 2015

Mercedes SL Hydraulic Power Top Repair

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The Car
The classic Mercedes 129 chassis (aside from being Bruce’s favorite car ever) also know as the SL300 and SL500, has to be one of the most amazing cars from a electromechanical technology standpoint. First released in 1989 and were in current production through 2002. The R129 replaced the R107 SL-Class in 1989 and was in its turn replaced by the R230 in 2003 (US). The R129 was produced as a two-door roadster with an automated (electro-hydraulic) textile tonneau cover. All R129s came standard with an detachable hardtop that could fitted by folding the canvas roof down and manually attaching […]

13 May, 2015

Mercedes ML320 – Transmission Fluid Leaks

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These are the types of repairs we don’t like to see, but are happy to undertake to help out a customer.

14 Apr, 2015

Washer Solvent Warning Light Sensors and Rain X Deicer

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Low Washer Fluid Warning Low Washer Fluid Warning

The Problem
Have you experienced a washer low level light that seems to stay on all the time, or worse yet, doesn’t come on at all, even when the fluid is low or empty? This is something we are seeing more and more often, now that the New England snows have finally left us, problems with the fluid level sensors in customer car’s washer solvent bottles. The problem seems to occur across the car lines we service, and doesn’t seem to matter what kind of car, we’ve […]

13 Mar, 2015

BMW Engine – When Good Oil Pans, Go Bad – Oil Leaks

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Drive Oil Level Data Drive Oil Level Data

I title this when “Good Oil Pans Go Bad” to illustrate a point, 99% of the time, the engine oil pan does nothing but hold your engine’s oil, but when the gasket between the engine block and pan fails, it’s a bad thing.

What
Aside from the engine oil leak making a mess in your garage or parking space, and possible engine damage from low oil level, that oil has a nasty habit of finding it’s way to your engine’s catalytic convertor. Oil on a very hot […]

5 Mar, 2015

Headlight Lens Refinishing – We Do That – Save Money And See Better

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Tech Tip – Headlight Lens Refinishing
– Save Money And See Better –

Headlight refinishing - Volvo. We can do the same on Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Mini Cooper, Saab and Lexus. Headlight refinishing – Volvo. We can do the same on Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Mini Cooper, Saab and Lexus.

How many of you get in your car that’s a few years older now and find that your headlights are no longer shining like they used to? More and more cars have gone from glass headlight housings to plastic ones for cheaper production costs and weight reduction.

One […]