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    faulty cruise/dead battery

    thanks for this tip. where is the cc board located in case i need to look at it?. touchwood cc is working at present:bannana:
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    faulty cruise/dead battery

    positive feedback-all is well that ends well! thanks for the response. i installed the new battery-was quite easy and followed your advice above which was what the aa man also had said. the best thing was the alarm did not need resetting and the radio code did not need resetting as it...
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    c200 misfiring

    did you check your o2 sensor?
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    faulty cruise/dead battery

    the car is a c200 1997 uk spec with 5 speed automatic gearbox-79,000 miles i have a problem with the cruise control not working this was happening on an intermittent basis whereby it would work sometimes and not at other times. i suspected a dying battery-as the one in the car was the...
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    New Lambda sensor

    you could try german and swedish or eurocarparts. they usually have 2 qualities- 1 would go for top spec.
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    Castrol SLX Longlife II 0W-30

    vag specifies this oil as longlife but it must be changed after 2 yrs maximum anyway ,and the engine computer monitors how the engine is used and may trigger an earlier service depending on how the car is driven
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    Castrol SLX Longlife II 0W-30

    this is the stuff they use in the new vw bora tdi engines. it is a longlife fully synthetic oil which costs about 42 quid for 4litres from german and swedish.
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    MB Part Viewer

    . i agree! pictures of parts would be nice.
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    MB Part Viewer

    . this link provides a part description if you enter the part number -this must start with an A for the search to work. try: http://wwwsg.daimlerchrysler.com/Projects/wi/cda/etpl?etpl_lang=01 it gives you the part description and price in euros. quite useful i thought!
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    merc part number needed

    thanks for doing that. got to be careful in future. lesson learnt!
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    merc part number needed

    . thanks,as i used the 0401 number to source awaterpump from febi. febi part no 05377 pump should arrive wed.
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    merc part number needed

    . thanks, was the number previously 111200 0401,which has now been superceded to 111 200 40 01?
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    merc part number needed

    . thanks, the vin number is "Now Removed as Part Found.
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    merc part number needed

    the car is a 1997 c200. what is the part no. for an original merc waterpump for this car?
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    need new waterpump for c200-1997

    thanks, finally ordered waterpump from febi.(febi brand-i like their quality) had to go thru camberley motor factors in staines. only on special order. should get it next week. £59 inclusive. the pollen filter from gsf and euro carparts were cheaper than dealer but they could...
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