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  1. New Members Area
    Anyone has an experience in doing it themselves or at least links you can share for directions on doing the Oil and Filter Change (Service A). yourself? Or afraid the local oil shop, Midas, may mess something up like they did in my previous vehicle.. And Mercedes Dealership (15 miles away) of...
  2. New Members Area
    Just got my 2013 Smart Passion and need advice on where to buy fluids and spare parts. I am in Dayton Ohio with the closest service center 38 miles away in Cincinnati. Starting Questions: would it be "smart" to buy oil, filters, antifreeze, washer fluid, car wax etc from my local O'Reilly's? Or...
  3. smart fortwo Electric Drive
    A couple of weeks ago I drove our other car while my wife drove my Smart ED behind me. I noticed that the headlights of the Smart were uneven in brightness. I couldn't figure out whether it was a misaligned reflector orientation or actual light power difference. So, I took it to the dealer and...
  4. smart Operation and Maintenance
    A single wrench light with -14 came on in my new 2014 car which has 600 miles. Is a service required at 600 miles?
  5. California Chapter
    Just moved to Palm Springs and looking for a reputable repair shop for minor things like my turn signal that just went out and tire that appears to be flat. Just had my 5-year service back in the spring, so any recommendations for general repairs would be GREATLY appreciated. Thanks!
  6. Performance & Handling
    Time for a service? Check out our smart Service Package! From 10K miles to 100K miles, we have you covered. For more product information, please follow the link below: Search - smart service package Online Store - smart car Parts and Accessories
  7. smart Operation and Maintenance
    um,,,, just bought a 2011 passion coupe with 19K. Local GM dealer has changed oil (mobil 1) but did not reset the dash reminder screen. It now reads something a minus 700 days. Not too concerned as I have the receipts for the oil changes, still would like to know how to reset this. Help...
  8. smart General Discussion
    Does anybody know or use a product that tracks the service work you do on your car? thanks
  9. smart Operation and Maintenance
    I apologize if this is in the wrong section or anything of that nature... I just registered here because I'm picking up my new Smart today (new to me, at least). Its an '08 Passion with 58k miles on it. It was from a Ford dealership so they obviously didn't do any sort of maintenance on it...
  10. New Members Area
    Hello everyone! My name is Mike, and I'm a Network Engineer.... I'm starting a new job next week for a large IT consulting firm here in Little Rock, which will require me to drive all over the city for many clients. So yes - mostly just city driving... Currently, I have a 2-seater limited...
  11. Minnesmarta Chapter
    Hello fellow MinneSmartans. A good friend of mine, Jason, works at a shop called "All Imports and Domestic Auto Services" in Eagan. All Imports and Domestic Auto Services - Eagan Location 3475 Denmark Ave Eagan, MN 55122 651-688-0931 They are my new "smart service center." Appointment...
  12. smart General Discussion
    Hey guys, I'm sure you have run across my cabriolet problem thread. I'm looking at three options now for making this a do-it-yourself option and I am requesting some input. 1. Buy the $18/day smart Tekinfo official repair and servicing manual. The advantages of this would be that it will...
  13. Texas Chapter
    I'm in Plano, TX...other than Park Place where's the best place to get one's Smartcar serviced?
  14. New York Chapter
    Hello all.. This sub-sections for New York seems a little quiet, but I'm hoping there's still many of you lurking around on here. I've done a search for the answer to my question, and I can't really see a previous thread that applies, so I'm going to ask it here. My apologies if I missed it...
  15. Smart Owners Club of San Francisco
    Does anyone know of a good mechanic in the East Bay where I can get my 20,000 mile service done?
  16. Arizona Chapter
    We recently moved to Prescott. Any idea where to get our Smart Car serviced without driving it back to Phoenix?
  17. Original (450) smart fortwo
    Hi, We currently own a 2008 Smart and are thinking of buying one of the 2006 Cabriolets that were imported. Since we are not auto mechanics we want to have a place to take it for service. Does anyone know of a place in the Phoenix Arizona area? I have called Smart Car and Mercedes with no luck...
  18. New Members Area
    Thank you for allowing me to participate in your forum. My husband and I own a 2008 Smart ForTwo (license plate IMARUNT) :-) We have an opportunity to purchase a 2006 Smart Cabriolet imported from Germany but altered to be driven in the states. The Smart dealership we currently take our Smart...
  19. Michigan Region
    I'm heading to Grand Rapids for the weekend (from IL) and had hopes of getting my 20K service while I was up there. There's no smart dealer that I could find close - only Bloomfield Hills and I was trying not to drive another 120 miles. I also noticed that Betten Imports was closed on...
  20. New Members Area
    Our family has 2 Smarts, and we love them! Our big challenge is finding anyone to service them -- the dealer in Seattle saids "no problem, the Mercedes dealership will do it." Problem: the Mercedes dealership (here) does not work on Smart Cars. I see plenty of Smarts in Spokane, who can give...
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