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    KIck-down stopped operating?

    Many thanks, I don't think it is the carpet - I will check though - because the fault is not there when I start out but appears after 5 or 10 minutes. I suspect it is a bit more technical
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    KIck-down stopped operating?

    Many thanks, I have tried that. it is however unfortunately something else. It worked perfectly in the past
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    KIck-down stopped operating?

    Dear All, The kick down on my C220 CDI Coupe has stopped working. It appears to be okay when driving away from cold and then stops operating after a short time. The vehicle appears to want to sit in top gear and when the accelerator is pressed slowly get faster instead of changing down...
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    Gear changing problem

    Help! I am not very technical. I have a 2006 C 220 CDI Coupe, I have just returned from driving 2000 miles in France towing a caravan and used the cruise control all the time, the gearbox was set to 'S'. At the end of the journey noticed that I had lost the ability to kick-down to engage a lower...
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    Engine running cool

    Many thanks
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    Engine running cool

    Many thanks I have a longer journey tomorrow and will see how it performs Is it much of job to replace? Regards
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    Engine running cool

    Dear All, I am not a technical person. I have a 56 plate 220 diesel Coupe and the temperature gauge appears to be reading 20 degrees or so less than I remember. The car used to run at just over 80 and now appears to run at 60. Please advise?
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    Rear Screen Amplifier

    Dear All, Many thanks for the info and encouragement which has meant I sourced a rear screen amplifier from a breakers and fitted it, problem solved! Thanks again Arthur Ambrose
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    Rear Screen Amplifier

    Tanuie, Fiddly I can do if it saves removing the window which I can't do. Can you tell me how you did it please? Regards, Arthur
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    Rear Screen Amplifier

    Richard, I removed part of the rear screen interior surround and the part number appears to be A203 870 16 89. It looks like two pieces connected across the middle with wiring running away on both sides. The VIM number of my car is WDB2037082A930807 (according to the V5C). Regards...
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    Rear Screen Amplifier

    Chris, Many thanks and yes please I will have it. How do I contact you? Regards, Arthur Ambrose
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    Rear Screen Amplifier

    :( I recently took my 2006 C220 Coupe into a Soapy Joe's Car wash and they managed to spray water on the inside of the rear tailgate. The consequence was that the RF central locking and the car radio no longer operate. I took the car to Mercedes and they said the Rear Screen Amplifier was...
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