Mercedes Benz Engine History?

Answer Mercedes-Benz produced well over 160 types of engines since the automaker's inception in 1886 when it introduced its first gasoline-powered, belt-driven six-horsepower two-cylinder engine. Since th... Read More »

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How to Check the Engine of a Mercedes Benz?

A diagnostic scanner will help pinpoint problems within a Mercedes engine. The service light does not have to be active for a Mercedes' On-Board Diagnostic system to detect problems. Engine service... Read More »

How to Install a Mercedes Benz Engine Heater?

If you own a Mercedes Benz diesel powered vehicle that either has a defective block heater, or has no engine heater fitted, you may wish to save money by installing the block heater yourself. Since... Read More »

How to Maintain the Engine of a Mercedes Benz 420Sel?

Your Mercedes 420 SEL is an S-class sedan manufactured by Mercedes between 1979 to 1991. The 420 SEL, which was built on the W126 chassis, was powered by a M116, 4.2-liter, V8 engine. This high per... Read More »

How do I Clear a Check Engine Light On a 1993 Mercedes Benz?

The 1993 Mercedes Benz lets you know when you need to have your engine looked at by a mechanic by illuminating the "Check Engine" light on your control panel. The cause of this light can be diagnos... Read More »