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Vehicle repairs you don’t need a mechanic to do

Taking your car in to see a mechanic can be expensive and time-consuming. While our team here at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale is happy to help you no matter what your vehicle needs, we know there are some customers who would prefer the lower cost of doing things themselves. So, here are some vehicle repairs you don’t need a mechanic for.

DIY vehicle repair list

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Cracked windshield (depending on severity). There are kits you can buy either in-store or online in order to repair minor cracks and chips in your windshield.

Windshield wiper replacements. This is one of the most common repairs a large quantity of car owners decide to undertake themselves. It’s relatively easy to replace the windshield wipers yourself, and there are many how-to guides to help.

Headlight/taillight replacement. The worst part of replacing the headlights or taillights of your car is finding the right bulb to use. Thankfully, you vehicle owner’s manual and an online shopping cart can fix that.

Rust/paint scratches. Rust spots and paint scratches are most likely the most involved item on this list. Even so, with the proper tools and a bit of time, this fix can save you the cost of bringing your car in to a mechanic.

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Service coupons near Phoenix, AZ

Now that you know a bit more about the items on your vehicle to-do list that you can take care of yourself, it’s time to check out the cost of those you want to take your car in to a mechanic for. Thankfully, we have a large variety of service coupons to help your car get the care it deserves at a price that fits your budget. So, don’t hesitate to check out the vehicle service and maintenance deals you can get near Phoenix, AZ, at your friendly Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale.

Vehicle service & maintenance in Scottsdale, AZ

Now that you know a bit more about the vehicle maintenance you can take care of yourself (if so desired), it’s time to contact Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale for the more serious repairs your car may need. Our expert service team would be happy to help you get your car back into shape. If you have any questions we encourage you to contact us. We would be happy to tell you more about the available automotive services we provide here at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale.