Mercedes Club website down?

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  1. flowrider99

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    Is anyone else having issues with connecting to..........

    Home - Mercedes Benz Owners

    Site appears to be dowm.

    Thanks
     
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    yeah, it's the shock of the american election.
     
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    if mbclub fails I might have to do some actual work.
     
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  5. markmifsud

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    site isn't down, its the dns

    [root@sftp ~]# ping forums.mercedesclub.org.uk
    ping: unknown host forums.mercedesclub.org.uk
    [root@sftp ~]#
     
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    How can you tell?
     
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    Forum is working fine for me
     
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    flowrider99

    flowrider99 Hardcore MB Enthusiast

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    Still not working for me.
     
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    Not been able to access the forum since this morning.
    Tried Safari and Firefox on macOS Sierra, and Chromium, Firefox and Tor on Linux.
    traceroute and ping not resolving the host ...
     
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    flowrider99

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    Just checked again and still down for me, I am on Virgin Media. I also checked on my phone data network (EE) and the site is also down there too:fail.
     
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    OK for me
     
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    I'm on Sky, and yes, I too checked my mobile data network (Three) - same thing.
     
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    Been down all day so far for me on BT Internet. Tried clearing the DNS cache per instructions on the link above, still no joy.
     
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    I wonder if the site knows people are having issues.
     
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    I can access over 4g but not work wired or wireless networks.
     
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    It's down for me also.
     
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    I stuck a thread on about it.
     
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    It was fine for me until about 16:10.

    I think its a DNS issue. We all most likely use different DNS servers, as the changes/corruptions got propergated across the internet it slowly stopped working for more and more people.
     

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