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Need to know if Parktronic can be installed after market on a 2107 GLA 250 with rear camera system. I am just looking for sensors that beep, but if the whole package is easier to install, I might go for it.

Mechanic's Assistant: Which particular sensor are you asking about? And have any trouble codes been triggered?

I am just an end user, need help to find someone local who can do it or have the dealer do it

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?

2017 GLA 250 4MATIC

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Not fixing myself, I need to take it someone who can do it. local MB dealers are not interested in looking into it

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Mercedes
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
My 2017 GLA 250 has only a backup camera, but NO parking sensors on back or front. I need to find out if the dealer can add it or not ? If not, need recommendation to have these installed in the Bay Area, California. If the dealer cannot add only the sensor, then is it possible to add the entire PARKTRONIC option. How much will it cost ?
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Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 8 months ago
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I do need a vin # to get the factory information if the factory system can be installed.

if not there are aftermarket set ups where the sensors are mounted on the bumper itself.

lets try the factory first !!

Thanks

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