Brake fluid for European vehicles can be confusing. Finding the correct specification can be ambiguous because some manufacturers give a part number instead of a specification in the service information or owner’s manual. The confusion gets even worse when you try to select a brake fluid from your parts supplier. In theory, all fresh DOT
In some cases, a missed detail can turn an expensive module into an expensive brick.
4MATIC is constantly evolving. Here are some of the most common issues with it.
Regenerative braking takes the forward motion of the vehicle and turns it into electrical energy.
If you’re facing it, someone else will likely relate and learn from your efforts – or have suggestions to help you.
July issue includes technical articles on BMW and Mercedes-Benz vehicles, as well as a guide to brake fluids.