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2013 Mercedes Benz GL550
4.6L 8-cyl Engine Code 278.928 8-cyl Engine Code 278.928 Turbo
362 bhp. @ 5000 rpm / Torque: 406 ft. lbs. @ 1500 rpm
32 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
4.6L - V 8-cyl (4663 cc) (Gasoline engine w/ Twin Turbocharger)
Compression Ratio: 10.5:1

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For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO30
    European Car Formula 5W-40 Classic ESP Synthetic Motor Oil (EFMQT)
    European Car Formula 0W-40 Classic ESP Synthetic Motor Oil (EFOQT)
    Above 5 F  »  15W-30, 15W-40, 15W-50
    Above -4 F  »  10W-30, 10W-40, 10W-50, 10W-60
    Above -13 F  »  5W-30, 5W-40, 5W-50
    Above 23 F  »  20W-40, 20W-50
    All TEMPS  »  0W-30, 0W-40
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

  4. Front Differential

    Differential, Front  »  GLS49

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  5. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear W/215 mm RG  »  GLS49

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Differential, Rear W/200 mm RG  »  GLS49

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Differential, Rear W/ 187 mm RG  »  GLS49

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  6. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  7. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Without code A89 (Reduced-Fricion) on datacard
    [2] With A89 code (Reduced-Friction) on datacard.
    Fluid is Blue in color.
    [3] Use DOT 4 plus, P/N 000989080701 or products approved on MB
    Sheet 331.0.

  8. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  9 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  11.6 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 722.9 Initial Fill  »  Not Specified
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    7 speed 722.9  »  9.5 quarts
    Differential, W/200 mm RingGear Rear  »  2.3 pints
    Differential, W/215 mm RingGear Rear  »  2.5 pints
    Differential, Front  »  2.3 pints
    Differential, With 187 mm RingGear Rear  »  2.1 pints
    Transfer Case, Single speed  »  1.1 pints
    Transfer Case, Double speed  »  3.2 pints
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  9. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  10. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  M12 bolt  »  15 ft/lbs
    Oil Drain Plug  »  14 MM Plug  »  22 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case
    Fill Plug 18 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 18 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter WIX 57059 Oil Filter [1]

    Filter Comments
    [1] For vehicles with 5 inch filter housing cap and no housing center post
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOBDominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    ASTGasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    APIP.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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EFMSynthetic 5W-40 C-ESP Euro Oil (EFM)

European Car Formula 5W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFM) is a Full-SAPS synthetic motor oil, specially formulated for the lubrication needs of European gasoline and diesel cars and light trucks. Its full sulfated ash, ...
EFOSynthetic 0W-40 C-ESP Euro Oil (EFO)

European Car Formula 0W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFO) is a Full-SAPS European motor oil for European Gasoline and Diesel Engines. Formulated for the lubrication needs of European gasoline and diesel cars and ligh...
ATLSignature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTLOE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLVDOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPCPassenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANTAntifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
24,000 miles (38,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
24,000 miles (38,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
24,000 miles (38,400 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
36,000 miles (57,600 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
36,000 miles (57,600 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
48,000 miles (76,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
48,000 miles (76,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
48,000 miles (76,800 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Activated charcoal pre-filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A container that traps or absorbs fuel system vapors.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
2.1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
72,000 miles (115,200 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
80,000 miles (128,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
96,000 miles (153,600 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
96,000 miles (153,600 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
96,000 miles (153,600 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
108,000 miles (172,800 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
108,000 miles (172,800 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Activated charcoal pre-filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A container that traps or absorbs fuel system vapors.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
2.1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
140,000 miles (224,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
144,000 miles (230,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
144,000 miles (230,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
144,000 miles (230,400 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
144,000 miles (230,400 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
144,000 miles (230,400 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
160,000 miles (256,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
168,000 miles (268,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
168,000 miles (268,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
168,000 miles (268,800 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Activated charcoal pre-filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A container that traps or absorbs fuel system vapors.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
2.1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
192,000 miles (307,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
192,000 miles (307,200 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
192,000 miles (307,200 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
200,000 miles (320,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
200,000 miles (320,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
216,000 miles (345,600 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
220,000 miles (352,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
2.1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Activated charcoal pre-filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A container that traps or absorbs fuel system vapors.
Distance:
250,000 miles (400,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
252,000 miles (403,200 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
252,000 miles (403,200 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
260,000 miles (416,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
264,000 miles (422,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
264,000 miles (422,400 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
264,000 miles (422,400 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
280,000 miles (448,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
288,000 miles (460,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
288,000 miles (460,800 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
288,000 miles (460,800 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
288,000 miles (460,800 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
288,000 miles (460,800 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive shaft
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A sturdy metal tube with universal joints on either end that connects the engine to a differential on a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Activated charcoal pre-filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A container that traps or absorbs fuel system vapors.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
2.1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2012-10-01
Bulletin Number:
LI33-20-P054920
NHTSA Item Number:
10053823

Component Description: Suspension:front:wheel bearing.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (mercedes): on some vehicles, the front axle has creaking or cracking noises in area of wheel bearings whenever maneuvering or turning corners. Models 166, 231 (ml350, 550, 63, gl350, 450, 550, 63, sl550, 63, 65). No years. ( nhtsa item number - 10053823 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
2013050001
NHTSA Item Number:
10059573

Component Description: (A) Equipment., (B) Service brakes, air:supply:low pressure warning.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10059573 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
2013050004
NHTSA Item Number:
10059575

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10059575 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-07-01
Bulletin Number:
CIA-13 07 01
NHTSA Item Number:
10059756

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10059756 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-2013080001
NHTSA Item Number:
10053533

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:hose.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mercedes: the coolant hose position, on some vehicles, may be incorrect and can cause lower radiator hose coupling not to lock into place. Models 2014 ml350, ml550, ml63, ml350, gl 350, gl 450, gl550, gl 63. ( nhtsa item number - 10053533 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
LI54-15-P057373
NHTSA Item Number:
10055333

Component Description: Electrical system:fuses and circuit breakers.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (mercedes): the fuse and relay boxes (srb) in engine compartment or rear compartment has a malfunction and disruptions to communication paths causing a no start in vehicle. Model 2012-2013 204, 207, 212, 218, 231, 246, 176, 117, 1 ( nhtsa item number - 10055333 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SCB-2013090008
NHTSA Item Number:
10055385

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mercedes: software fails to correspond, on some vehicles, to current production configuration. Model 2013 166 (ml), x166 (gl), 204 (c), x204 (glk), 207 (e-coupe), 212 (e), 218 (cls), 231 (sl). ( nhtsa item number - 10055385 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
T-B-32.34/84
NHTSA Item Number:
10059856

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10059856 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-06-01
Bulletin Number:
LI46-35P059241
NHTSA Item Number:
10056472

Component Description: (A) Digital instrument panel., (B) Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (mercedes): after engine has started, several issues occurs, an acoustic warning sounds is heard, the instrument cluster displays warning message power steering malfunction, service required. Steering system is sluggish. Model 117 ( nhtsa item number - 10056472 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
LI54-18P059464
NHTSA Item Number:
10056474

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (mercedes): due to a malfunction the esp, bas, presafe, hold function, hill-start assist and esp trailer stabilization is unavailable and adaptive brake lights, adaptive brake assist and/or attention assist has failed or is deactiva ( nhtsa item number - 10056474 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
LI-54-65P059552
NHTSA Item Number:
10056820

Component Description: (A) Back over prevention: camera system., (B) Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (mercedes): via function bar in cockpit, and when reverse gear is engaged or the 350 degree camera is manually activated, the 360 camera system shows no image in comand display. ( nhtsa item number - 10056820 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
SM-B-54.10/10
NHTSA Item Number:
10059851

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10059851 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-08-01
Bulletin Number:
LI54.30-P-059628
NHTSA Item Number:
10057119

Component Description: Digital instrument panel.

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry: mercedes benz: the following message is being displayed "attention assist": system inoperative" within the instrument cluster. ( nhtsa item number - 10057119 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-06-01
Bulletin Number:
LI54-18-P-057927
NHTSA Item Number:
10058548

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Xentry (daimler): stored in engine control unit are faults relating to throttle valve actuator and/or oxygen sensor due to occasional transition resistance at contacts, causing engine diagnosis warning lamp to be inactive. Model all. ( nhtsa item number - 10058548 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
MERCEDES BENZ
Model(s):
GL350, GL450, GL550, GL63
Year(s):
2013
Manufacturer:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
NHTSA ID:
13V166000
Recall Date:
April 29th, 2013
Units Affected:
256

Affected Component: Seat belts.

Summary: Mercedes-benz usa, llc (mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2013 gl350 bluetec, gl450 4matic, gl550 4matic, and gl63 amg vehicles manufactured may 15, 2012 through october 4, 2012. The second row seat belt anchor fitting bolts may not be properly torqued. .

Conequence: If the bolts are not properly torqued, the seat belt anchor bolts may continue to loosen and in the the event of a crash, the belted occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury. .

Remedy: Mercedes-benz will notify owners and dealers will check, and tighten the bolts of the seat belt anchor fittings, as necessary, free of charge. The recall campaign began on may 24, 2013. Owners may contact mercedes-benz at 1-800-367-6372. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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