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    Limp Mode.

    Hi thanks for the reply. The only light on the dash is the coolant light. It is a ML270cdi auto I checked the engine oil and if anything it seems to be a little over the full mark.Now the bonnet catch will not work so cannot get into the engine bay. Booked it in for a diagnostic check but they...
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    Limp Mode.

    Hi Thanks for your reply Yes checked coolant seems to be right level. Will take it in for a Star check over.
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    Limp Mode.

    I can do without stupid comments thank you.
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    Limp Mode.

    Hi. When I start off cold everything is ok the car accelerates as normal. But when it has gone about a mile it goes into limp mode. I notice the engine coolant warning light on the pannel is lit up, can this cause limp mode. Or is it something more sinister than that.
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    Annoying Rattle from back of car

    It is a C Class 220cdi sal. Thanks for the answers they have been checked and it is neither. I wonder is there something in the boot lid that could have come loose as the rattle does seem to come from that area..
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    Annoying Rattle from back of car

    Hi. There is a rattle coming from the back of the car, sounds as though something is knocking against metal. Been to my locai garage all the suspension was checked and found to be all ok nothing loose. Could not find the reason for knocking, I emptied the boot, problem not there.Strange...
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    mechanics puzzled by this

    MERCEDES BENZ 320CDI ELEGANCE ESTATE 2001 Low power it drives, but it lacks power, it is OK at 70mph. Also under hard acceleration it produces black smoke. On recent M.O.T it passed on emissions Engine Control Unit' was sent to a specialist firm, but it came back with no problems. The...
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    Hand brake mounting on back plate

    Hi, Thanks for the reply, to save all the hassle my garage has made an alterations as to how they fitted to the back plate.
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    Hand brake mounting on back plate

    Oh dear I was having problems with my hand brake holding the car. I called into my local garage and after inspecting the brakes, he told me the bad news. It would appear that the mounting brackets securing the brake had as he put it crumbled like biscuits. They managed to secure the brake to the...
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    Rotating clicking noise from engine

    I have 2002 classic 220cdi auto estate. When I press the accelerator there is a rotating click noise from the engine with gets faster as I accelerate. As soon as I stop accelerating and cruise the noise seems to stop. I was wondering if it was the turbo unit?
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