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    Cheaper Run-Around / Luggage Hauler Suggestions

    Hi Everyone, Hope that you are well. I currently daily drive a 2010 Mercedes-Benz E500 Coupe. I have recently transferred to another geographical location within the same company. The area itself is not very pleasant to drive in (bad road surfaces, crime ridden) and much further away in terms...
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    Advice Needed: Performance Tyres for Mercedes Benz

    Hi Everyone, I need some advice on tyres for my vehicle please. I currently drive a 2010 MB E500 Coupe. I require two new front tyres. Now, the dealership where I bought the car, put Davanti DX640's on the rear of the vehicle. I have not seen a lot of reviews for them, but from what I've seen...
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    Daily Driver for CBD

    Hi Everyone, I currently daily drive a 2007 Mercedes Benz CLK 500. Even though I love the car, it might be time to make it a weekender and buy something more economic to drive to work and back. What would you guys recommend with regards to the following requirements: Car can be a Hatch, Sedan...
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    Fibre Infastructure Not Active in Randburg

    Hi Everyone, I am currently trying to find a solution for internet at our townhouse. I used to have Afrihost fibre at my old house. When placing the order for at the new house (Ferndale), I was advised by VUMA that the infrastructure in the area is installed but not yet active. Does anyone...
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    2011 Ford Figo 1.4 Trend Buying Advice

    Good Day Everyone, I am currently considering a 2011 Ford Figo 1.4 Trend as a second car for myself as the CLK 500 is a bit heavy on the wallet in terms of fuel. Vehicle Details as Follows: Colour: Red 2011 Ford Figo 1.4 Trend 108000km R80000 incl VAT Vehicle is currently at CMH Randburg...
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    Vodacom Online Upgrade Nightmare - Escalation Process

    Good Day Everyone, I am currently at my wit's end with Vodacom and RAM Couriers. I ordered a Galaxy Note 9 on Vodacom Online on Thursday 29 November. On Friday when RAM attempted delivery of the device I could not take delivery as I am not the main account holder. I was told by RAM to submit a...
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    Vodacom Migrate to Cheaper Contract after upgrade due date

    Hi Everyone, I am considering not taking a new device on my Vodacom contract. My upgrade is due on the 21st of May 2018. I am currently on a uChoose Flexi 200 + 1Gig of Data with a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge for R935pm (Gear VR Goggles Included). If I wanted to take a sim only deal, how...
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    Mercedes CLK500 No Sound from Radio

    Good Day Everyone, While driving home from work yesterday, my car's sound just died. Head unit and cd changer still powers on and works however there is no sound at all. I have already checked the fuses in the engine bay, in the dash as well as in the boot. I am dreading that it might...
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    Rant: Why do we even have trade and retail values anymore?

    Good Day Everyone, I apologise that this is basically just a rant about the dodge dealings of car dealers in South Africa. I currently have a 2007 Mercedes Benz CLK 500. 125000km on the clock. Trade Estimate: R167000 Retail Estimate: R200000 I still owe R157000. I was looking to...
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    Shock Testing around JHB North

    Good Day Everyone, Could you possibly please provide me with a few suggestions at to where I can take my vehicle to get its shock absorbers tested. I have been to the two following shops but both of their machines have been broken for months: BestDrive in Cresta on Beyers Naude Drive...
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    Accident with Uninsured Driver

    My mother was recently involved in an accident whereby a lady drove into the back of my mother's vehicle. When exchanging details it was found that the lady does not have car insurance. So how does this get handled in terms of compensation? My mother's vehicle is a 2016 Mercedes Benz GLC 220d...
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    2012 Hyundai Elantra Advice Needed

    Hi Everyone, I currently drive a 2007 MB CLK500. I am looking to move to a cheaper vehicle as the Petrol price and work driving (Big 4 Consultant) is really taking a toll on my budget. I am considering a 2012 Hyundai Elantra 1.8 GLS Auto. I know that it won 2012 compact saloon of the...
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    Corsa Lite A/C Advice Need

    Good Morning Everyone, So my 2005 Opel Corsa Lite's factory fitted air conditioning isn't working anymore. When pulling out the A/C knob, you just hear the relay clicking in the fuse box next to the steering wheel and the car's revs getting higher and higher. I have already swapped out the...
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    Mercedes Navigation DVD for Africa

    Good Day Everyone, I have recently acquired a 2007 Mercedes CLK500 Avantgarde. It did not come with the Navigation DVD. Is there any alternative option to get the OEM GPS working without spending R5000 at Mercedes for a DVD that cost about R10 to make? Thanks guys!
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    Textar Brake Products on Takealot

    Good Day Everyone, I recently saw on Takealot, that they are now selling Textar Brake products. Which to my knowledge is the OE Manufacturer for Mercedes Benz brakes. Has anyone tried these directly from Takealot? As they are significantly cheaper than the quotes received at the stealership...
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    Vodacom Network Connectivity Issue on Apps

    Good Day Everyone, I could really use some advice please. I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge with Vodacom on contract. I am curently experiencing the following issues: Cannot send and receive media through Whatsapp on mobile data (Wi-Fi works fine) Facebook media doesn't show media on...
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    Estimated Rim repair prices

    Good Day Everyone, Can someone possibly please give me an indication of prices in JHB for getting an alloy wheel repaired. I bent two of mine as a result of a lovely nighttime drive through a Pothole on the N12 heading from Jet Park to Sandton. And now it feels as though I am driving a...
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    2005 Corsa Lite Service/Maintenance Costs DIY

    Good Morning Guys, Just wanted to share with anyone that migt be interested: I serviced my 2005 Corsa Lite Plus A/C over the weekend and here are the parts price breakdown for the job: 2005 Corsa Lite Plus A/C Minor Service Cost: Oil Filter - Goldwagen...
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    Urgent: Toyota Corolla Flasher Relay

    Hey Guys, My grandfather drives a 2004/5 Toyota Corolla and last week the indicators/flashers just stopped working. All the fuses are fine in all of the fuse boxes on the vehicle. We suspect it is the flasher relay, but when we took it to the "Extremely Helpful" :mad: parts department at Fury...
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    Pre-Owned Mercedes Buying Advice Needed

    Good Day Everyone, I currently have a W203 2004 Mercedes C180k with 110,000km on the clock and considering the age, the old girl has given me trouble free motoring since I bought her. Have only paid for a few small "irritations" and routine services. I am considering going for something...
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