Can anyone help with info re my ML 270 Tiptronic gearbox?
Just started to intermittently not change through the gears and no kickdown, and the tiptronic change doesn't work. If I stop somewhere and then start again, it seems to be fine. It then may do it again later on.
Starting off it...
Thanks to both of you for your advice. On this, took car to local Mercedes specialist who confirmed you're both right on this - car now booked in for work next week.
Appreciate your help.
I have a 2002 ML 270 CDI auto with 113,000 on the clock.
Over the last 12 months, a problem has occurred where from cold it turns over approx 10 times before it fires and even worse when warm.
Last winter it let me down twice in the freezing weather and wouldn’t fire at all.
I’ve replaced the...
Thanks for all the replies
Went to Mercedes - got a genuine canister filter, with new O ring for the clip on, filled the filter with diesel, turned it over for approx 20 secs - and she's now fine.
Many thanks for all your help
I fitted a new canister type fuel filter to my ML270 CDI - now it won't start at all. Any advice please?
I bought one fuel filter on-line and it was a different type to the one supplied by the Mercedes garage. Are there 2 fuel filters on a 270 CDI???
Would appreciate any help.
My ML 270 cdi has problems starting ... takes about 4 turns over in the morning when cold but always starts. When warm, might take 10 or 15 turns but does eventually start.
Could this be the fuel filter needing changing? Owned it 5 years and always changed the oil and air filter but never...