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Places to eat on St. Patrick's Day in Scottsdale AZ

Best Restaurants in Scottsdale AZ for St. Patty’s Day 2016

Places to eat on St. Patrick’s Day in Scottsdale AZ

Traditionally, St. Patrick’s day is an excuse for college students to drink an alternate color, but let’s face it, you’re getting too old for that. Just look at what you Googled! St. Patty’s day doesn’t have to be about getting obliterated and working on your Irish accent. Even in Arizona, 2,635.7 miles from Boston by way of the new 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, we can have some fun with special dinners and events without any regrets the next day. Here are some places to eat on St. Patrick’s day in Scottsdale AZ, Mercedes-Benz not included. Read the rest of this entry >>

Mercedes-Benz Tire Size Guide

What Do the Numbers on the Side of My Tire Mean?

Mercedes-Benz Tire Size Guide

Rubber tires have come a long way since they were invented by Karl Benz in 1888, but even after 100 years, they are still the same old tires we are know and love. This universal use of tires has made it much easier to find tires that will fit your car for summer, winter, or racing environments. Use this Mercedes-Benz tire size guide to learn what all those numbers mean on the walls of your tires. Read the rest of this entry >>

How Long Will a Car Starter Last

Life Expectancy of Automobile Electric Starter

Starters are one of the most fascinating organs of an engine because they are so simple, yet so vital. In fact, before the starter was invented, people were literally breaking their arms turning the engine over with a hand crank. A starter only costs about $100 on average, but when they fail, they can be extremely frustrating to replace, which is why labor costs can get steep. To find out exactly how worried we should be about starter failure, we first have to figure out how long a car starter will last. Read the rest of this entry >>

When To Change The Oil in Your Mercedes-Benz

Don’t Neglect Your Car! Find Out How Often To Change Mercedes-Benz Oil

When To Change The Oil in Your Mercedes-Benz

Back in the days of carburetors, distributors, and regular oil, it was recommended that you change your oil every time you cross the 3,000-mile mark. Over time, this number slowly increased out of the view of the public eye. Dirty carburetors got replaced with fuel injectors, ignition systems dug the grave for the distributor, and scientists developed a way to synthesize oil to make it work better in every possible way. So how do you know when to change the oil in your Mercedes-Benz? The answer, unfortunately is that it depends, but don’t worry there is a simple way to find out. Read the rest of this entry >>