Does Mercedes-Benz Have a Hybrid? | Mercedes-Benz of Westwood, near Boston

If you're in the market for a new luxury vehicle, there a several reasons to consider making the switch to an electric vehicle—like reduced ownership costs, increased efficiency, and a smaller environmental footprint. EVs and hybrids deliver more miles per dollar than their gas-powered counterparts, and electricity prices are more stable too. Internal combustion has made significant strides in its 130+ year history. However, it's still very inefficient at converting gasoline's potential energy to movement—and the transit sector is the number-one polluter in Massachusetts...

 

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How much does an oil change cost? Mercedes-Benz of Westwood—Serving Boston and Needham

It's the most basic and common maintenance item. It's also the most vital to your vehicle's optimal operation and longevity. Of course, we're talking about an oil change. Inside the engine, many metal parts slide against each other thousands of times a minute. But due to the high friction coefficient of metals like steel and aluminum alloy, these parts can't readily slide without the oil to form a thin film between them. Without oil, the amount of friction would be so damaging that the engine would irreparably fail in a very short amount of time…

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Find tire maintenance at Mercedes-Benz of Westwood; serving Boston and Canton

While tires may seem like a simple concept compared to other parts of your Mercedes-Benz, they're a significant contributor to its optimal efficiency, performance, safety, and comfort. Their pneumatic design helps absorb bumps for better ride quality, and the tread is integral to the vehicle's handling and traction.

Quality all-purpose tires are pretty durable, lasting 30,000 to 50,000 miles depending on factors such as age, operating conditions, driving style, and proper maintenance. However, front tires wear down faster due to the added friction of turning and the engine's weight

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How long does a battery replacement take? – Mercedes-Benz of Westwood, serving Boston and Needham

While its concept isn't complicated, the battery in your Mercedes-Benz has a pretty tough job. It's not only responsible for ignition but also for powering the interior and exterior lights, advanced driver aids, infotainment, HVAC system, and more. And it runs all these while continually being recharged by the alternator. Still, it's easy to take your battery for granted because it's usually not visible. But the consequences of a dead battery can range from minor inconvenience (asking strangers for a jump) to dangerous (being stuck alone in freezing Foxborough conditions). So, it's...

 

 

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When does my Mercedes-Benz need brake service?—Mercedes-Benz of Westwood near Boston

Although the primary reason we buy a car is to go places, being able to stop is possible even more important. Not being able to move is an inconvenience, while not being able to stop adequately is a hazard to you and others on the road. It can also have a marked impact on driving confidence, so proper brake care is a crucial component of your Mercedes-Benz's routine maintenance. However, since brakes are out of sight most of the time, it's easy to take them for granted until there's an issue, but preventative maintenance can help to…

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Find Oil Maintenance in Westwood


If you own a Mercedes-Benz car or SUV, then you know how important routine oil changes are. We offer oil maintenance at Mercedes-Benz of Westwood on "The Automile," just about 20 miles southwest of Boston. We're easy to find across the street from Everett Street Conservation Land and Purgatory Brook.

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Car Battery Specials at Mercedes-Benz of Westwood


Here at Mercedes-Benz of Westwood, we offer various service specials, including battery specials. If you suspect your Mercedes-Benz car or SUV needs a new battery, be sure to check out our Mercedes-Benz service specials to see if any apply to you. Our service technicians usually complete a battery replacement in less than 30 minutes! We proudly serve drivers near Westwood, Boston, Milton, Canton, Needham, Foxborough.

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Need Brake Repair? Learn How Long the Service Takes and How to Make Brakes Last Longer


A brake repair at the Mercedes-Benz of Westwood Service Center lasts approximately 30 minutes to one hour, depending on the repair. We offer brake pad replacements, brake rotor replacements, brake fluid flushes, brake caliper replacements, and more. Your brakes are a key safety feature for you and those around you, so it's important to keep them in good shape. Learn more about how to make your brakes last and how to know when you're ready for new ones.

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Everything You Need to Know About Choosing the Right Tires for Your Mercedes-Benz


If you aren't sure which tires to choose for your Mercedes-Benz car or SUV, you aren't alone. If this is your first time buying new tires, or you have some confusion about which ones to pick, our service technicians are here to help. We offer Mercedes-Benz-compliant tires for our clients in Westwood, Boston, Milton, Canton, Needham, Foxborough, and beyond. Learn more about which tires you should choose today!

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Fill up Your Tank This Season

With winter weather quickly approaching, be certain to keep your vehicle's tank full. Some gas stations can become closed, or pumps can become nonfunctional during heavy storms. In this situation, the last thing you need is to become stranded. Keep your tank full every month this winter to prevent winter-related accidents and issues.

Many people believe that they can keep their tank on empty, and save money on gas. This is untrue, and typically dangerous during the winter months. In fact, the majority of experts say that a full tank actually saves you money.

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