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  1. Wraakian

    My steering lock went down

    Hi, I have already opened new threads some time ago but back again after some time away. My 2011 E220 cabriolet steering wheel lock has recently gone down. I was at my fitness club and on coming out found I could not move the steering lock or start the car with the key. After a £110 check of the...
  2. S

    MOT Failure

    :fail My 2001 clk 230 Avantgarde is dead! It is a rare manual 6 speed 144000 miles with a stainless exhaust, stepped AMG alloys with nearly new Dunlops on the rear. The front wings were renewed a few years ago. The rust bug was the reason for the failure. It cannot be driven as a brake pipe...
  3. C

    Water pump failure

    Anyone had their water pumps fail on a w204 c class what were the symptoms Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. F

    W212 V6 Catastrophic Engine Failure

    Hello The V6 engine (OM642) in my 2010 E350 failed at the weekend. It looks like one of the connecting rods failed (not entirely sure what exactly the failure mode was) and punctured through the casing and destroyed the engine . The car now requires a new engine and if this were to be carried...
  5. R

    SL350 - R231 - Parking light failure

    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum, so I hope I have put this request in the correct place. An LED has apparently failed in the right hand(offside) head lamp unit. (The eyebrow light) Has anyone had a similar failure and how did you handle it? I have been quoted over £1000 just for the...
  6. R

    SL350 - R231 - Parking light failure

    The right hand eyebrow LED has failed. Does anybody know is this an easy fix? The lighting unit seems impossible to access by the look of it without taking the the front off the car.
  7. lxi

    R230 roof / boot lift failure

    My boot hydraulic lift has been a bit iffy for some time - works fine most of the time (opening) and all of the time (closing). So, with the weather brilliant, it decides not to play (opening) at all. That also means the roof wont play either. My keyless driver's handle is u/s - passengers...
  8. R

    M271 Ecu failure

    Hi everyone. I thought i had previously posted on this problem but can now not find the thread. I don't know if it was removed or i just dreamed i had posted it. So excuse me if i'm repeating myself or posting in the wrong area. I have a ongoing problem with my c200 Kompressor. It previously...
  9. C

    W166 2014 bulb failure warning with led's on caravan

    Hi guys can anybody offer advice on how to stop bulb failure message on command when caravan connected, van has led lights all lights working ok
  10. L

    C63 Clinder Head Failure (W204)

    Hi All, In the first 2 months of ownership of my 2012 c63 coupe I noticed the smell of burning oil coming from under the bonnet and also the car had started to run slightly rough on idle, I had a quick look and noticed that oil had been dripping onto the exhaust manifold on the right hand bank...
  11. GillyC63

    Parking sensor failure or worse?

    Hi all 2010 C63 wagon, it would appear the rear parking sensor(s) on my wagon have given up the ghost. Everytime I select reverse I get a beep several seconds long & two red led's on the rear headlining indicator. Front sensors appear to be working fine. I also get the two red led's (on the...
  12. B

    E320 SatNav failure

    Took my 2005 e320 to have the small battery replaced (the one under the bonnet). During the journey to the garage, the Command SatNav was working perfectly. After fitting the new battery, the SatNav refuses to work, saying it cannot read the DVD. Any ideas anyone ?
  13. E

    W211 Front spring failure

    My E280 front end had collapsed over night? The O/F of the car has dropped so far that I can't even drive to the garage. I assume it's the coil spring that has failed (glad it happened on the driveway and not on the motorway). Can anyone recommend a good brand of replacement front coil...
  14. J

    W211 SRS Failure!

    W211 ESP Defective! Hello I recently bought a 2003 E320 CDI W211 Estate I have a fault when I try to start the engine. A message appears saying ESP Defective! visit workshop. The engine will either not start at all or it turns over for a second and stops. In this state I can't get the car to...
  15. Rowanlaw

    Sat Nav Failure

    Hi All, (New member) Just had my S213 since February and Sat Nav has gone bonkers. I keep getting on-screen message stating road not mapped and the screen shows an area that is totally unrelated to where we actually are! For example when in Scotland screen showed Yorkshire. The cursor...
  16. M

    2006 Vito 109 639 engine failure

    1st case-Instrument cluster would jump and limit the revs, clicking sound in the dash when the air con is on and does not work the same time it is happening to the instruments. 2nd- While driving engine light comes on then loses power before engine shuts down, can coast, turning ignition off...
  17. M

    Vito 639 engine failure

    1st case-Instrument cluster would jump and limit the revs, clicking sound in the dash when the air con is on and does not work the same time it is happening to the instruments. 2nd- While driving engine light comes on then loses power before engine shuts down, can coast, turning ignition off...
  18. R

    Spa fourchamps BWK failure M113K

    Hi All, just today returned from Spa track day, awesome track, ran the route down, the day it self and a fast return trip though Belgium and France to the tunnel with 13 0f us, 8 of them forum members here, bringing a few exotic cars, on the return leg, suddenly lost power to my E55 approaching...
  19. J

    URGENT HELP: CLS (W219) Strut Failure

    Car been into a local specialist after front suspension dropped following only recently repairing the rear. Quoting £650 + vat + fitting. Main dealer wants £850 + fitting. Are there any companies on here or any contacts I can try for a supply of the strut? Thanks in advance
  20. CowleyStJames

    Right side tailgate lamps failure S212

    Further on from tailgate not latching automatically, third brake light, right brake light, right side reversing light and right side tailgate marker lights and tailgate shut button not working this morning. Does a fuse control that area of tailgate our is it more likely to be wiring? No faults...
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