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Marty. Switch the line on the sl 500.. didn't blow

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Hey marty. Switch the line...
Hey marty. Switch the line on the sl 500.. didn't blow anything. Now I can't get the suspension to level out. New strut on front left . That's the lowest. Rt side is higher. Much higher. . Did the rodeo. Any ideas
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Sorry for the wait I have been backed up at work. Are you getting anywhere with this? Did you try driving the car to see if it would level out?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
not realy .. when u put into drive or reverse .. left side goes down to much and light comes to low to drive. Im have some bad luck with this.. no leaks though
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

Can you scan the ABC suspension system?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I will. Get the codes later to u..
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Maybe the used rear solenoids are bad
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

That's what I am thinking. I'm thinking you may need to replace the valve blocks. Does the car drop when you turn it off and let it sit for an hour?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Gonna take a video of what it's doing as well
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Not at all. Didn't move from last night
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

Ok, I'd also like to see the fault codes.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

I'm going to be away until tomorrow morning.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No problem. I was able to raise all the struts. I'm having trouble with my autel maxis . There were some special functions I was able to access. But the scanner crashes. . Will get back to u at later time. Thks marty
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

You're quite welcome.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Hi Marty.. after trying to activate everything i can with scanner. this is where I'm at.. When u put the car in drive or reverse and move the car an inch the front rt drops 30 to 40 mm. Then when u shut it off it levels a little. You go to start it and the front right now levels completely with other struts. But as soon as u move vehicle again ,the front front drops again.. any clue?
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 2 years ago

Hi, it sounds like there may be a fault with one of the level sensors or with the acceleration sensors. Were you ever able to get any fault codes from the ABC system?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
morning marty.. these are the codes i just pulled. swapped two front small solenoids last night.. same issue...
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
from the outside it doesn't sound like the front right strut is filling up with fluid.. when I open the bleeder screws.. all three except the rt front fluid comes out. When u open the rt front no fluid actually comes out.
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