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How Much to Replace a Headlight Bulb & Brake Light on a 2010 Mercedes?

by Brian England on Tue, Apr 24, 2018

It sounds like an easy question to answer doesn't it? In fact, when people bring their vehicle in for a headlight bulb replacement, they expect to be in and out quickly, but that's not always the case. With cars built in the last decade, a simple task like changing a headlight or brake light bulb can be much more complicated than before. Gone are the days when an auto mechanic could wander out to a vehicle in the parking lot, lift the hood, change the headlight bulb and be back in the office in five minutes!

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Topics: replacing car bulbs, onboard computer monitoring system, replacing headlights

Sailing Through the Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program (VEIP)

by Brian England on Tue, Jun 11, 2013

You will sail through the Maryland VEIP if you own a vehicle newer than 1996 and the check engine light has not been on for about a week.  Also, you'll need to make sure the tires are in good shape (i.e. no bald tires and no temporary spares) in order to have the car tested.

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Topics: VEIP, gas cap, emissions inspection, Maryland, emissions, onboard computer monitoring system

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