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Get check brake pad wear, check engine oil, and check

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Get check brake pad wear, check engine oil, and check coolant messages. Just got the car 2k miles ago and have 76k miles to schedule b. 2014 gl450

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have the trouble code? Do you have a code reader or scan tool?

7600 until schedule b

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll pass this info along to the Mercedes Mechanic so that he can get you a quick fix. What is the model of your '14 Mercedes?

Gl 450

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

Nothing my husband checked brake pads visually and didn't see any issues

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Mercedes
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
The message say check engine oil level at next fueling
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Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 4 months ago
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Thanks for choosing Just Answer . I'm Wolfgang here to help!!

I am confident we can resolve your problem together. Please
understand that I don't know your skill level. In most cases when you have a problem
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i do need the vin # of the vehicle to get the factory information.

did you check the coolant level?

if you take the cap off just do this when the engine is off and should be filled up to 1" from top of the bottle not the rim of the cap opening.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
5LMFU28R43LJ48984
I have not checked yet.
Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 4 months ago

hello this vin # is a lincoln navigator vin. is that true because you have posted for a mercedes gl450?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
4JGDF7CE8EA285222 sorry grabbed wring #
Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 4 months ago

please do check the oil level . the dipstick is on the drivers side in the rear of the engine compartment. check this with the engine off . now if low add 1 qt at a time 0w40 mobil 1 oil.

then check the coolant level as stated above.

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