Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV: Maximize Performance Without Sacrificing Power

Performance is the name of the game in the second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV. Its compact size and powerful 221 turbo horsepower engine give it maximum agility and road handling capabilities without sacrificing power.

Rough, bumpy, icy, or wet road conditions are no match for this all-wheel drive SUV. Its 4MATIC system ensures that power is sent from front to back wheels automatically based on each tire's real-time grip on the road. This also enables a smoother ride, as each wheel works independently of the others to absorb and handle shock.

 

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Why Choose Auto-dimming Mirrors for Your Next Vehicle?

The scientists who came up auto-dimming mirrors did the world a great service by devising a solution to one of the leading causes of glare and short-term night blindness. If you’re considering an automotive purchase in the near future and you’d like more information on this technology, we here at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne have answers to your questions.

A self-dimming mirror includes several components that a standard mirror doesn’t have. The mirror must have an attached sensor to gauge the level of ambient lighting as well as a power source

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There are Many Good Reasons for Buying a Used Car

Trying to decide to buy a new or used car can be a difficult one. New cars and used cars have unique benefits. You do not have to worry about a new car’s past, but a used car has a lower price tag. Yet, there are many reasons why it is better to buy a used car rather than a new car.

First, affordability is the number one reason why you should consider buying a used car from a dealership like Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne. You are more likely to be able to afford the car of your dreams…

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Mercedes-Benz C 300 Performance Features at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne

The Mercedes-Benz car models keep on surprising its customers. Sometimes new technologies, new designs, models, and upgraded interiors. At our dealership, the Mercedes-Benz C 300 is the talk of the town. With the car models, you are sure to experience the best-in-class performance features, as highlighted below.

Once you get a Mercedes-Benz C 300 model, traction and transmission are all sorted. The car models offer rear-wheel and all-wheel drivetrains with the 4Matic system, and engines get mated to an automatic nine-speed transmission. These come with paddle shifters

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Correcting Your Vehicle When It's Sliding on an Icy Road

Your vehicle sliding on an icy spot on the road can cause you to panic. If there's a lot of other vehicles on the road, you may be worried that you're about to slide into one of them. Don't worry, Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne wants to share a little bit of information that can make a big difference in your safety this winter.

People often want to slow their sliding vehicle down by hitting the brake. We recommend that you take your foot off the accelerator, but don't touch the brake. Allow the vehicle to coast…

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What Is Car Wax?

Regardless of the make and model of vehicle that you have from Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne, it's important that you take care of your vehicle regularly. This can include routine maintenance from our service department, but you should also be washing and waxing your automobile regularly. Not sure what all the fuss about vehicle wax is? Let's talk a bit more about it.

Car wax provides a layer of protection on top of your clear coat. This protection works well in order to avoid 

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Is Now the Time for Wheel Alignments?

When a car pulls to one side while driving, the performance isn't typical. The likely culprit may be misaligned wheels, although only a thorough inspection will tell for sure. Even if the vehicle doesn't pull nor present an off-center steering wheel, problems with wheel alignments may still cause troubles.

A wheels alignment refers to wheel angles that set how tires touch roads. When the alignment and angles aren't right, tires don't travel on the road the right way. Problems arise, such as increased tread wear. Low treads don't handle well, 

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Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe Audio & Entertainment Features

The Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 offers so much fun and relaxation in the latest package. There are tons of technology upgrades, but it's the audio and entertainment that you will love with the latest Mercedes models. The new CLA 250 comes with an amazing audio system that responds to voice commands and plays any music through apps on your phone, HD radio, SiriusXM satellite radio, or Bluetooth audio streaming. You can instantly listen to your favorite playlist on Spotify, or you can press a button on your steering wheel to go to your favorite satellite radio station.

 

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Stay connected with Apple CarPlay

When you're headed down the road, sometimes you need to stay connected. Many of the infotainment systems in the vehicles we offer have integrated Apple CarPlay. Our team here at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne understands the importance of having access to the latest features, and let's see how Apple CarPlay can make your ride easier.

Controlling the system is fairly simple. Depending on the model you can press the voice control button on the steering wheel to activate Siri. 

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What are Gaskets used for?

Here at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne, we recognize that the best way to understand something is to know how it works. In order to properly understand the big picture, it is necessary to start by learning about the smaller parts in the system. In the example of a car engine, which is a complex machine that involves many different parts, the gasket is a simple component that is relatively easy to understand and a great starting point for further learning and understanding of vehicle mechanics.

The gasket is an important part of any vehicle engine. At the most basic level…

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