1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E Engine Tune-Ups & Maintenance

Enhance Mercedes-Benz 300E Performance with a Tune-Up

Is your engine overdue for a tune-up? If you tend to ignore your car until something goes wrong, it might be time to change your ways, especially if you want your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E’s engine to last for a long time. Routine engine tune-ups can bring power back to your 300E. Tune-ups help your engine start smoothly and run efficiently, which can mean better fuel economy (a win for you) and lower emissions (a win for the environment). When you get routine engine tune-ups based on Mercedes-Benz's recommendations, you invest in your 300E's long-term health and engine performance.

Routine Engine Tune-Up Service for Your Mercedes-Benz 300E

Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care offers a range of engine tune-up services for your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E. The standard Firestone Tune-Up is one service option. This includes the installation of new spark plugs and a visual inspection of your engine’s components, plus a lifetime warranty on parts*. The second service focuses on your 300E's filters, specifically replacing the air filter and fuel filter. The third tune-up option is a fuel system cleaning service, which is a three-step process that removes varnish, dirt, and carbon deposits on your 300E's fuel injectors, throttle body, and throttle plate. This can improve your fuel system’s performance (and therefore, your engine’s performance). Here’s something to remember when choosing services: the mileage and service history of your 300E can determine what kind of service it needs. This means that a tune-up service that’s a great fit for another car may not be optimal for yours. Chat with a Firestone technician before you jump into a specific service to ensure your engine tune-up money is well-spent.

Where to Get a Mercedes-Benz 300E Tune-Up

Schedule your next 1991 300E engine tune-up service at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Follow Mercedes-Benz's recommended maintenance schedule or book an appointment as soon as you notice one of the following: decreased gas mileage, "rough" idling or stalling when stopped, engine knocking, or an illuminated check engine light.

*Ask a Firestone Complete Auto Care teammate about full terms and conditions for warranties.

Common Engine Tune-Up Q&A For 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300Es

  • What happens if my Mercedes-Benz 300E spark plugs fail? When it’s time to replace the spark plugs, don’t delay. These small (but vital!) parts provide the electric spark that your car needs in order to start, and old spark plugs can prevent your car from starting at all. Replace spark plugs on time or about every 30,000 miles or so.
  • What should I do if I see leaks under my 300E? Don't ignore puddles of fluid under your Mercedes-Benz 300E. It could signal a coolant leak, brake fluid leak, or an oil leak. Let any one of these leaks linger and it could cause engine damage.
  • Are hard starts and stops bad for my Mercedes-Benz 300E engine? You can make your driving habits more engine-friendly. Hard starts and stops can increase the stress on engine parts, especially over many years. Boost your fuel economy and care for your engine by using gradual, smooth starts and stops instead.

Maintenance for Your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E

Take care of your vehicle and it'll take care of you. Click on a service below to learn more about properly maintaining your Mercedes-Benz 300E.

Repairs on Your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Mercedes-Benz 300E's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E repairs.

Schedule Your Mercedes-Benz 300E Tune-Up Service Appointment

If your 300E is acting strange or making new noises, it could be engine tune-up time. Don’t wait until small problems get bigger. Make an appointment now.