Good question infact - that was my first thought when they told me the driver side bearing was shot, but to pay the labour cost twice wasnt worth it, so replaced the shocks as the well as i got them at a good price.
They only had to replace the one side as the passenger side was perfectly fine.
Had both front shocks replaced on Friday. Replaced them with Sachs shocks. When they removed the struts they checked the strut mountings and discovered the driver side mounting bearing was worn(Thanks Grober for advising to check the mounting bearings :thumb:) had this replaced as...
Thanks Grober, i havent had the torque arms replaced as you mentioned. There doesnt seem to be any play on them compared to the lower control arm. Im not sure if this is the next step as it really sounds as if its coming from the shock mounting area.
@StarDelta had the drop links replaced that...
2009 C200K Auto AMG Sport, my wife drives motorway and the reading she gets is 41mph and gave 38-40mpg, thats driving in "S" mode, im sure should get better with a nice long run. But a full tank she normally ranges about 450 miles
Maybe someone can give some insight on the problem im having.
Bought a W204 C200 09 plate, car drives beautifully besides a clunking/knocking noise when i go over a speed bump or rough patches of road.
Had the car at the workshop, checked the suspension and was told theres...
ive read the reviews about Chipex and many have complained about the shade of colour is slightly off. I know many of these products try their best to match the colour closely and have so many contributing factors to take into consideration ie the age of the paintwork etc.
Chipex was the first...
Just wondering if anyone on has used Dr ColourChip for any stone chip and other chips. I have a few chips on the bonnet, dont want the exorbitant prices of body shops to repair the chips.
Looking to order a colour pack from Dr ColourHhip but wanted to know if anyone has used this...
Im really sorry if this thread exists already.
I have 2005 C180K, i bought the car about 2 years ago with a whining noise, which i was told when viewing the car it as the Kompressor, i really like the car so didnt want to miss out on the deal.
During the time that i had the car...
Hey Ladies and Gents,
Im new to the forum
Wanted to receive some advice.
I have W203 2005 1.8K, ive had a weird winding noise which sounds similar to a powersteering belt/pump noise which i thought was a tensioner or pulley.
Ive had my car taken to a Mercedes specialist to check...