Generally speaking, compared to other brands, Mercedes-Benz maintenance costs are pretty expensive. This lovely European vehicle, like BMW, is a luxury vehicle. So, if owning a Mercedes is a dream come true, thinking about the costs of services and maintenance is avoidable.
As you know, Mercedes-Benz maintenance costs vary dramatically based on the driving conditions, age and specific model. No doubt that a high-performance V12 or V8 AMG engine requires a higher level of maintenance rather than to a 6-cylinder power engine which is used in most common Class C and E Models.
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Which Mercedes-Class Costs More Expensive to Service and Maintenance?
This question is asked by Mercedes-Benz lovers who can’t neglect the costs of service and maintenance. Also, Some may ask: Is it hard to maintain a Classic Mercedes Benz? Are Mercedes B Class more expensive to maintain rather than C Class? And so on!
It’s a fact that all classes are expensive to service and maintenance. But don’t be worry! Mercedes-Benz has some recommendations to reduce the costs.
Importance of Preventive Maintenance for Mercedes-Benz
Preventative maintenance is designed to maximize the operating life of vehicle parts. We at Sarkis Motors never wait for components to wear out! we try to reduce risking the charge to major and expensive repairs. So preventative maintenance services can be done for luxury vehicles as Benz in an affordable and acceptable costs.
Regular Preventative Maintenance
If you neglect to do regular vehicle services and maintenance after a long run, you may face a lot of problems, some are serious ones. This will lead to you to spend a lot of money to get it fixed. Sarkis Motors schedule checkpoints for that. Here are some of the parts that should be checked or serviced on a regular basis:
- Oil change
The first maintenance service for any vehicle is about oil and engine. Over time, tiny pieces of the engine components break off and mix with the oil. At first glance, maybe its not necessary to change the oil. But it helps to flush out debris and keeps the engine healthy.
- Belt change
Mercedes-Benz uses some different belts to run like fan belt, timing belt, power steering belt. Due to pressure and heat, the belts begin to wear out as you can’t see and feel. But if snap, may cause bad damage to the vehicle. Checking belts services are not expensive and easy to perform.
- Brake and Tires
Some car accidents are due to faulty brakes and tires. Besides neglecting the lent life time any damage the brake drum. Tires are the only physical connection between your car and the road. Mercedes-Benz tire maintenance regularly helps maximize traction, fuel economy, stability, comfort, noise reduction and also load carrying capacity.
overlooking or ignoring tire issues may lead to malfunctions and costly repairs.
- Wiper blade replacement
Sometimes wiper blades are often overlooked during regular Mercedes-Benz maintenance. Although it is inexpensive and easy to replace, but worn out wiper blades can negatively affect your driving ability and overall safety especially in rainy weather conditions. As your wiper blades fade slowly over time, you may not realize how worn they have become.
Sarkis Motors recommends to replace wiper blades every 6 months. This time may be reduced, especially in wet climates. If leaving behind any water, dirt, or residue on the windshield as they swipe, your wiper blades are not working as effectively as they should.
For any kind of car, we can do some things to extend the life of the car battery. Simply cleaning off the battery if there is any dirt and greasy. Because the battery runs hotter and that’s the time it shortens the life. Specialists at Sarkis Motors check if the battery terminals are corroded. Of course, some newer Mercedes-Benz batteries are coded to the specific vehicle. It’s not possible on your own to replace the battery without proper tools. Otherwise, some electronic systems may not work probably. Always make sure to meet your manufacturer’s recommendations on battery.
Guarantee the Mercedes-Benz Services and Maintenance
Experienced technicians at Sarkis Motors are ready to guarantee the repair services. Today, after 40 years’ experience of Benz Vehicles, it is a regular term to guarantee the tasks. So, you can feel pleased by services. It’s a worthy experience from 4-decade history of Sarkis Motors.
The other services for Mercedes-Benz are performed in Sarkis Motors according to a defined schedule. You can get familiar with some services for your vehicle.
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