stall

  1. brucemillar

    C55 wants to stall and sometimes it does.

    Friends My C55 is laid up for the winter and kept garaged and healthy on a maintenance battery charger etc. Yesterday I removed the air box to clean it and fit new filters. On refitting it and starting the car!! The car runs and ticks over fine. Then when I blip the throttle and let the...
  2. Mr Fixit

    UPS Stall 3000 TC upgrade for C55

    Some advise please. I want to change the TC on my C55 and have been looking round, the UPS stall 3000 gets good press. What is the implications of changing, has anybody done it, are there alternatives and whats it like to drive when the TC is changed. I've always thought that Mercedes...
  3. N

    Engine woes - erratic idle and stall

    Hi, I need the advice of you experts on here! My car is 2011 C-Class coupe C250 2.2 CDI. OM651 engine. Here's what's happened. I started the car one morning and the idle was very erratic, before eventually the engine stalled. Didn't get off the drive. 30 mins later it started and ran...
  4. M

    E210 E300 TD boost threshold/converter stall speed

    Hi folks, 1998 UK E300 TD What is the boost threshold on these engines? When should they begin to build boost? What engine speed should the torque converter stall at? I've picked up a car which behaves perfectly well at autobahn speeds (90 mph) but falls off-boost at 70 mph and is...
  5. I

    About to stall

    A couple of days after buying a C class 2.1 C220 CDI Blue EFFICIENCY Auto 2010 with 138k miles on the clock I noticed it wasn't idling correctly when standing still, it felt like the car was about to stall and then the engine management light came on. Then about 5 days later the engine light...
  6. C

    C200k lacking power and trying to stall on pull away

    Hello all, Looking for a little help. On my C200k 2.0 CL203 or W203 2002 the engine management light appeared a few weeks ago, so I bought an OBDII scanner and cleared the code which was P0101 I have just replaced the MAF but during this period of time a new fault developed recently...
  7. zakspeed007

    cold start stall

    Hi I have a 2010 c250cdi estate, great car but got this annoying problem of stalling when put in D or R when the cars been stood 12 hours or more. Its been to merc on star machine with no faults found. If left running a couple of minutes then VERY VERY slowly move gear shift to R the revs drop...
  8. Pauljay

    Ultimate Performance and Design 3000 stall converter

    Hi Guys! I haven't posted on here for a while but I wanted to tell you about my latest installation... I approached UPD after reading up on their product which is a brand new (no core return) custom installation for the CLK55, C55 and C32, basically the NA AMG models. They look at your...
  9. R

    M111.960 Occasional Stall When Cold

    Hi, I have been an avid reader of posts on this forum for a year or so now and have been able to resolve various minor issues with my beloved W124 E220 (M111.960) - thanks to all the members out there. Time for my first post to the board... The car has been immensely reliable over the years...
  10. J

    R129 SL500 Surge & stall when slowing to halt in heavy traffic

    Dear all I wonder if you can help. My R129 SL500 has a recurring problem. After a long drive and having been in heavy traffic, it will surge then nearly stall when slowing to a stop. Appears to be when the gearbox down changes from 2nd to 1st (it's a 98 car with 5-sp electronically controlled...
  11. L

    Hi stop me selling on my Merc ( a bit of advice will do it)

    Hi all - I bought a very attractive Automatic 1998 C240 a few weeks ago - i've used it every day since. I do like it but it has a couple of what i think are minor issues. It cuts out in traffic and/or very slow speeds. It has a quite jerky gear change ... It has came out of gear twice (i...
  12. W

    w124 cutting out

    I am having a problem with my 1992 W124 auto ---- when driving without warning there is a loss of power and the car will cut out even at speed--- car comes to a stop and starts perfectly -- will travel another half a mile or so then repeats--- When I started it the other day it was running rough...
  13. C

    Would this cause engine to stall

    It connects to the manifold after the throttle body, I think it's the Egr circuit. It's pretty much blocked.
  14. Eazi

    320 (petrol) Stall at Junction

    So the car (2001 CLK 320 Covertible Automatic) is running fine 90% of the time. But... a couple of times now, I have stopped at traffic lights or junctions and whilst stationary the refs still rock solid and stable at around 500rpm. Then, when I go to pull off, instead of the usual normal...
  15. N

    engine stall or stuttering problem

    hi all. am in the DR Congo and have a peculiar problem with my w124 220e 4-cyl 1993 model with a 111 engine. on cold start it runs very well and revs perfectly but as soon as it warms up then it stutters and just stalls. if you leave it to cool down 20-30min then all is well again until its hot...
  16. T

    w203 m111 engine misfire and stall when hot

    Hi everyone, me again.:ban: had to call out a recovery last night as my car packed in again, so need some help from you guys, so the cars been running absolutely fine for around 4 months since i replaced the top breather hose and cleaned the butterfly in the throttle body, however yesterday...
  17. NW_Merc

    Car feels like it's going to stall

    I have put my pre-facelift W202 to bed until next year while I do different mods i have been putting off. Anyway I have a facelift W202 which I am running around in and it has juddering symptoms almost like it's going to stall but doesnt. Now 3 questions: 1. Could it be the Crank position...
  18. K

    c200 1998, engine stall when accelerating from idle

    hi, i just bought this c200 1998 auto and whenever i press the accelerator hard, the engine stalls because the the revs drop. only option is to slowly press the accelerator and when the revs slightly increase, then floor it. any suggestions what the problem might be? i hope its not much to...
  19. R

    A class intermittent splutter / stall ...advice needed please !

    Hi, I've just bought a 1998 (S) A140 for the wife. It has 77k miles and seems in great condition. It ran fine for the first week. I fitted a new air filter as the existing one was quite dirty.. Now this week every so often it keeps spluttering / stalling. I replaced the spark plugs last...
  20. S

    1994 C280 M104 Engine Stall Idle Rough

    Chaps I have recently aquired a 1994 C280 I6 M104. It has a problem: Car starts fine, idles fine when cold. When engine starts to warm it goes lumpy, rough and if driven surges. It will rev freely and once above about 1000rpm is sweet but when accelerator pedal is released the revs drop...
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