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    N/S number plate bulb/wiring fault

    Had it stripped down today and followed the brown wire as far back as i could get to before it goes beyond reach and still no joy, for the time being ive just put a patch wire over to enable it to work but still getting the error. I know it all runs off a canbus system could it be a fault...
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    N/S number plate bulb/wiring fault

    When bridged over it works fine, except I still get the bulb error. So would I just need to trace the defective wire to where it connects and run a new to the n/s bulb?
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    N/S number plate bulb/wiring fault

    Cheers for that, already tried cleaning the contact up but no joy, the only problem with running a wire over is thati still get the error msg on the dash and would like tp try and eliminate the fault.
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    N/S number plate bulb/wiring fault

    Hi Guys, just looking for a bit of help with the above. Up until recently all was working fine but overnight the bulb error came on the dash - simples - change the bulb as it was not lighting up - but this did not resolve the issue. So i changed the bulb that was working to the side that is...
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    Help needed with Defective Display msg (W210)

    issues solved - no warning signs at last. unpluged all of the new sensors and refitted but same issue, as a stab in the dark replaced the new coolant sensor with the old and it eliminated the problem.
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    Help needed with Defective Display msg (W210)

    Hi all, had the above msg on the car since i bought it, so decided to replace the washer bottle sensor and the coolant level sensor to eliminate the issue as im aware that they work in series - but ive still got the same problem showing on the dash - any ideas as to where/what to try next...
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    Unable to trace the knock/clunk

    problem solved via replacing roll bar bushes and drop links - thanks to all for the advice
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    2001 E200 (w210) kompressor P200B Bank 2/5 error code

    Where abouts is this section of the wiring loom???? I dont want to start pulling plugs out that are not relevant - any pictures would be ideal :-)
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    2001 E200 (w210) kompressor P200B Bank 2/5 error code

    Sorry for delays, things cropped up and they came first - im not sure what system has been used to check the fault, is star diag a main dealer system?? sorry not near Essex, up in South Yorkshire
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    2001 E200 (w210) kompressor P200B Bank 2/5 error code

    Hi Guys, looking for a bit of info for a neighbour, he was on the motorway the other day and the car lost most of its power and went into limp mode with the accompanying waring light on the dash - he has taken it to be checked and it it spat out P200B Bank 2/5 hot film mass air flow error...
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    Unable to trace the knock/clunk

    Thanks for all the above, I will get it on stands this weekend and have a nosey without the wheels to see what the eye can see.
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    Unable to trace the knock/clunk

    Hi Guys Hoping for a shove in the right direction - When i bought the car (97' E300TD) in September it had a minor knock from the front end everytime i went over a hump or similar, overtime it sounds like it has got worse. It passed its MOT in December after replacing a track rod end...
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    Age of MB Drivers.....

    28 with a '97 E300 TD Avantgarde my first Benz
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    Hello Folks,

    Big Hello to everybody!! I purchased my E300TD Avantgarde back in September 2011, been lurking around on here since January this year and got to say it is a wealth of knowledge, hints and tips. I have already used the posts on here to restore my headlamps, fix minor issues and generally get to...
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