Question Answered: replace tail light bulbs
September 19, 2010, 11:57 AM
The tail lamp bulbs are accessed by removing the trunk sill and pulling the carpet back. After that, the bulb assembly can be easily removed by releasing the tabs that hold them in.
Question Answered: where is transmission dip stick
September 19, 2010, 11:46 AM
M-B's generally do not have transmission dipsticks. The fluid level is checked with a M-B special tool while the vehicle is connected to a scan tool to insure proper trans temp to set the fluid level.
Question Answered: E service on 2005 E500 Mercedes
September 19, 2010, 11:38 AM
An "E Service" is a little more extensive than a minor service, but not as much as a major. You may be more familiar with the A and B service terminology. An "A Service" being a minor service, and B Service" being a major. The additional letters: C, D, and E; relate to milage and vehicle age. These services generally consist of additional component checks and fluid changes.
Question Answered: Need engine replace
September 17, 2010, 03:22 PM
Check goldwing.com for prices on used saab parts.
Question Answered: where is the exact fuse location that controls the ac, fan, radio
September 17, 2010, 03:17 PM
There are three fuse locations in your car. One under the hood on the drivers side, close to the windshield. Another on the left side of the dash- accessible when you open the driver's door. And another in the the trunk on the left side. The radio and ACC panel fuse is probably in the dash fuse panel. Open the drivers door and remove the plastic panel on the side of the dash, there should be a fuse diagram in there to tell you the exact fuse.
Question Answered: runs rough at idle and has no power
September 17, 2010, 03:03 PM
Is it a gas or diesel engine? The check engine light is probably related and should be diagnosed and repaired.
Question Answered: brake job
September 17, 2010, 02:56 PM
It should be around 500-600 dollars, depending on the labor rate where you have it done. For your future reference, here is the link to our repair estimator: http://repairpal.com/estimator
Question Answered: FUEL Filter
September 15, 2010, 02:52 PM
It is located under the car, just in front of the rear suspension assembly on the passenger side. There may be a black plastic cover over it.
Question Answered: power steering fluid leaks? where is the reservoir for this located?
September 15, 2010, 02:50 PM
Looking at the engine, the small black reservoir at the top/front/right side of the engine, is the power steering fluid reservoir. There are two common leaks associated with that area. 1) The power steering return line leaking at the fitting. 2) The o-ring that seals the reservoir to the pump. Both should be fairly inexpensive to repair at any M-B dealership. In addition, I recommend having the repair done at a dealership to insure that the proper synthetic hydraulic fluid is used to fill the system. Finally, there is another common issue with the p.s. reservoir. If the fluid appears to be coming out of the top, the baffles in the reservoir may have gone bad causing excessive swirling of the fluid. That problem will let air into the fluid causing a noise and expanding the fluid causing it to leak out of the top.