June 22, 2017

About Randy Santly

I am currently the Chief Executive/Owner of Santly Training, LLC with over 29 years of experience in many technical and educational aspects of Mercedes-Benz vehicles. Most recently I was the Supervisor for the Mercedes-Benz STARt technical training programs in Norwood, MA, and Rancho Cucamonga, CA, and the Education Supervisor for the Mercedes-Benz ELITE program in Norwood, MA, for 3 years. Prior to this I was an Instructor for the Mercedes-Benz ELITE program in Allentown, PA, and Norwood, MA, for 5 years. I’ve also taught Mercedes-Benz Elite courses in Orlando, FL, Chicago, IL, and Rancho, CA, and participated in training in Houston, TX. As Instructor I trained over 700 technicians, students and instructors across the country. I have successfully completed over 100 Mercedes-Benz factory training and eLearning courses from 1979 to date.

Mercedes-Benz Club of America

Mercedes-Benz Club of America “Mercedes at the Marina” http://www.mbca-nepa.org/ Saturday, August 20th hosted by Jolanta & Walter Piekarski. If you’re not a MBCA member please join and you can participate in the food, fun and festivities! http://www.mbca.org/

Check Climate Control Sensor Values Through Pushbutton

You can check all of the sensor values through the ACC push button assembly by using this handy chart.

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Training Seminar

I will be holding a Technical Training Seminar at Atlantic Motor Car located in Wiscasset, Maine August 13, 2011. FREE STI passes, Star Tuned Magazines and calendars! The training will cover current Mercedes-Benz engines. It will start at 1:00 PM and last till 4:00 PM. If you are interested please contact Randy at 484 695 0838 before noon, Tuesday August 9, 2011, if would like to attend.

Mercedes-Benz of Westwood, MA Parts and Training Expo

The FREE Mercedes-Benz of Westwood, MA Parts and Training Expo was a huge success this past Saturday! The STI, FFS+ and 722.9 transmission training provided by Santly Training, LLC left everyone looking forward to the next event!  Everyone invited was grateful for the free gifts Mercedes-Benz provided. The NASCAR race tickets and prizes that were raffled off after the training were just the icing on a great day. Visit SantlyTraining.com and register to access “Play to Win” and “Free Tips”.  This is also where you will find our eLearning courses. Don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter after you register!

Technical Training Expo for Independent Service Providers

Santly Training, with the support of Mercedes-Benz of North America Wholesale Parts, will be holding a FREE Parts and Technical Training Expo for “Independent Service Providers”. This event will be hosted by Jim Parker, Parts Manager at the Mercedes-Benz dealership located in Westwood, MA. Door prizes will be given to all invited valued at almost $300. Stay tuned for a Training Expo near you. Or sign up at SantlyTraining.com to receive our monthly newsletter.

Formula 1, Chinese Grand Prix

Congratulations to, Nico Rosberg, he is starting from the 4th position for the Chinese Grand Prix, of Shanghai, best start of the year for the Mercedes GP Petronas team!

Halogen Bulb Replacement

The free elearning course below uses pictures, text, and a voice narration to teach the correct way to replace halogen headlamp bulbs on your Mercedes-Benz vehicle.

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Fifty Years of Automatic Transmissions from Mercedes-Benz

Here’s some interesting Mercedes-Benz® history from a Daimler® press release:

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Play to Win

Test your Mercedes-Benz model knowledge and try to win a Fluke meter or one of many other prizes. When you complete the challenge all you have to do is click the email button on the last page!

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Crucial Safety Tips for Sensotronic Brake Control (SBC) Vehicles

Here is a step-by-step explanation of how to safely deactivate the Sensotronic Brake Control (SBC) without using the Star Diagnosis System (SDS).

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