Pick Your Favorite Style from the Mercedes-Benz S 560 Line-up

Whether you like driving a sedan, coupe or convertible, the Mercedes-Benz S 560 line-up offers something for you. You can look over the selection and get all the facts on this popular luxury brand when you visit the showroom here at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne.

The S 560’s sedan version tops out at just less than 207 inches in length while the more compact coupe and convertible styles are slightly greater than 198 inches in length. The exterior height ranges from 59 inches for the sedan to around 56 inches for the other styles.

 

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What Should Vehicle Owners Know About the Transfer Case?

Just how important is the often misunderstood transfer case? If you drive a car, truck or van that includes either all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, then your ride almost certainly includes a transfer case as well. Without that component, it would be simply impossible for power to be transferred to the appropriate portion of your car, van or truck.

What, exactly, happens when your transfer case does its jobs? It starts by taking your vehicle's transmission's power and then sending it through your trusty drive shafts, which results in it ending up at the rear and front axles…

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How Can You Test Your Vehicle's Battery?

The electrical system in your car, van or truck needs to be tested frequently, and the most important component of this automotive electrical system is, of course, the vehicle's battery. How, though, can you test this component? Many service centers, like the one at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne offer simple automotive battery tests, but you can also attempt these battery tests at home.

A multimeter will be a valuable tool when it comes to testing the charge of your automotive batteries. With a full charge, the measurement should be at least 12.6 volts. If the motor is running…

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The Basics of Headlights

Headlights are among the most important exterior features on your vehicle, so they need to be of the highest quality. Are all headlights created equal? According to our Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne service department, headlights each have individual strengths.

Sealed-Beam vs. Composite

Sealed-beam headlights were long the standard. They are a single piece, hermetically sealed, permitting no ingress of moisture or debris. Composite headlights have durable parts temporarily fused. They have bulbs that you can remove should the light fail. Newer sealed-beam assemblies contain 

 

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Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV - Unparalleled Luxury and Performance

When you think of luxury, class, and performance, the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV checks all of those boxes and more. At Mercedes-Benz of Fort Wayne, you will be impressed by the selection of high-quality Mercedes-Benz vehicles available right here in the greater Fort Wayne area.

Performance is a key component to consider when settling on your next vehicle, and this SUV does not disappoint. The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV encompasses such features as:

  • ECO Start/Stop system option to reduce your carbon footprint and save gas
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Navigating Safely During the Winter

Control Your Vehicle

When you drive during the winter, you will need to be more controlled with your movements. It is important for you to press the gas slower, press the brakes lighter, and turn the wheel more precisely to avoid upsetting the suspension of your vehicle. With slippery road conditions, it will be easier for your vehicle to lose control and harder for you to regain control of the vehicle once it has lost control.

Staying Relaxed

In the event that your vehicle loses control, it is important for you

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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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