That seems overpriced to me.
I picked up a ULEZ compliant 2003 Facelift CL500 for around £1600 as an in-between runaround car. Had 113,000 and part service history.
Didn’t have an obscene amount of owners and had 6 months plus left on the MOT. Though it wasn’t fully loaded and the front...
I’m 99% sure a software update resolves this.
If you are due a service soon you could ask them to update during the service, I had success with that recently and the update was carried out FOC for DAB and TCU.
Fixed the DAB and shifts are much smoother too!
Software update should be included...
I have a good friend who is struggling with his fathers C180.
Whenever it’s cold the car turns but does not start. When it’s warmer it fires and runs perfectly.
A fresh battery has been installed.
A few days ago he tried to use a hairdryer to warm up the relay in the boot fuse...
Cheap run around car prices are extremely strong. I would go as far as saying that prices are higher / or for the same price you are getting lesser cars (higher miles, more ropey etc)
Cars are not hanging around long, as per above, most are paid for at asking price and picked up and sold within...
This is exactly what should happen during a service.
During a recent repair at a dealership they did agree to do this for me at zero cost - it was on the proviso that no coding or operator input was required.
So I was able to get the DAB module and TCU updated whilst they had the car for...
And that too, but combined with the fact some also have the leaks and burn it you could find yourself topping up a little more frequently, lastly, if the engine isn’t healthy it’ll burn a bit more still!