Mercedes e 320 year 08

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  1. Seanposs

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    Went for test drive he started it up drove from garage went up road went good. Pulled over I got in an went to put indicator on an must of caught something as nothing happened at all 3 times I put the throttle pedal down. Then stopped at traffic lights an big cloud of blue smoke.
    It as 49 k miles he wanted £11799 is that to much ? I must say it was very clean as sat nav,paddle gear change DVD play.

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    Difficult to say if there's an issue or not, but if you search for 'delay before acceleration' (which unfortunately is normal for many auto Mercs) then you will be able to judge for yourself if this is indeed what you have experienced.
     
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    Or forgot it has 3 services history 2 mercedes Specilist an 1 kwik fit.

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    There was nothing at all just sat at wouldn't go past 40 ish miles per hour.

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    That doesn't sound great, at that price maybe give it a miss?
     
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    We went back to is garage an we swapped seats an he drove an was ok. I wonder if I caught the cruise control lever an it set at 40 ish ?

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    I'm going to view an test drive a C class 320 06 plate tomorrow at Alyesbury. Ment to go today but got side tracked at viewing bmw at Bradford I warn anyone going there as they was everything from merc C 63 AMG to audi RS4 a 61 plate M3 all sorts of cars there but all bought from auction some C class 320 with rips in tires an bad paint work. All had small numbers in windows. Will look what the name of the place is BRB

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    PENNIE MOORHOUSE MOTOR GROUP

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