Monthly Archives: September 2017

Common Mercedes Fault Codes That Trigger Your Warning Lights

Mercedes builds some of the most advanced vehicles on the road. To keep everything running smoothly, Mercedes' onboard computers monitor hundreds of individual systems, sensors and variables and make corrections as necessary to optimize performance, shifting, braking, traction, stability, safety and other vehicle parameters. When anything goes wrong, your Mercedes registers the error or deviation and produces a fault code. Fault codes happening within your Mercedes trigger dash lights (such as ‘Check Engine,' ‘Brake' or ‘Temperature'), but this often isn't enough information for the average Mercedes owner to properly diagnose the cause of the problem. You should always take these warning lights on your dash seriously and immediately bring your car or sprinter to a Mercedes specialist repair shop such as Burdi Motorworks here in Chicago whenever a warning light comes on. In some cases ... read more