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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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My cigarette light, window and abs went out at the same

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my cigarette light, window and abs went out at the same time. Mechanic just told me that I need to replace brakes hydraulic $2600 and I don't trust it.
JA: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too?
Customer: just the abs light?
JA: What is the model of your '600 Mercedes?
Customer: 2007 s550
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am doing my research now. I would like to check my fuses first. When I start the car its fine for the first few blocks then the abs/esp goes out.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: i just gave them $3000 last week over an electronic issue with the trans.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 year ago.

Hello, what was the reason he wants to replace the hydraulic unit?