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I bought an 2004 W211 E55 off a member here in July 2017 with 86,500 miles on the clock.
As known the M113k engine has been very reliable and overall the w211 has been a joy over the last 2 years.
Very nearly had an accident couple of days ago on the A3 towards Guildford.
It was dark and I was driving on the fastest track with medium traffic in the middle lane around 52-53mph when a police car popped up in my mirror.
Obviously trying to make space, I sped a bit to around 57-60mph to...
I own an E55 for 2 months now and sometimes I smell very strong petrol odor inside the cabin.
I noticed that it happens when the car is in a stop and go traffic.
The first time it happened when the fuel was 3/4 full and yesterday it was 1/4 but I could still smell it.
I found out that...
Up for sale is my Golf 2.0 GTi as I am moving abroad to Germany.
MOT Till November 2017
I purchased the car back in February. It had new pads and discs front.
I did an oil + filter change and fixed a faulty wheel bearing and leaking CV boot.
Car drives really...
A mate of mine played around on my E55 and wanted to switch it to the AMG logo during boot up, which he succeeded but selected the AMG211_USA option instead of AMG211_ECE... :doh:
Anyways, now I lack the DVD and TA feature but have the WB softkey, plus I just can't get into the config menu...
A lot of topics on this matter, but none that could give me a definitive answer.
Basically I picked up an E55k yesterday, and whenever I would like to use the SBC Hold feature, it comes with the SBC Hold unavailable.
From what I found, it may be a switch at the gear lever, that is...