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Misfire codes
Hi There, All of the codes you are referring to relate to various cylinder misfires. Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a...
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Engine sputtering after refueling
Hi There, This is likely related to your EVAP emissions system and something called a purge solenoid. The EVAP system prevents fuel vapors from the fuel tank from escaping into the atmosphere. The EVAP system collects and temporarily stores the...
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Can I have
Hi there. I'm not sure as to which component you are asking for a price quote. Before you decide to have parts replaced, you might want to read this article on the P0016 OBD-II trouble code as it will tell...
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2003 Mercedes-Benz C230 turn signal switch problems
Then turn signal switch internal parts hold it in one direction or the other normally until the steering shaft contacts the lever mechanism and returns it to center. You have a defective turn signal switch and need to replace it....
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Starter replacement
Hi there. If you're considering replacing the starter on your 2005 C230, I would highly recommend purchasing a service and repair manual for this vehicle. Although there are not multiple components to remove, there is a specific order it should...
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Dave, are you near Huntington Beach? I am looking for a mechanic for my 2004 met 230K sport. It has 80,000mi on it. I have a cou
YourMechanic serves all of Huntington Beach. Repetitive fuse failures are caused by an underlying fault that exists in the circuit, such as overloading (perhaps due to binding parts causing motor overload) and short circuits. To resolve the seat control issue,...
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1999 c230 wont go into any gear and grinding noise when putting into park
The transmission needs to be overhauled or replaced. The internal main final drive gears are broken causing no gear engagement. Have the transmission replaced and or repaired and overhauled.
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Is a 2003 Mercedes Benz C230 Kompressor a good idea to buy for 8k? The car only has 39k miles on it
Hi there. To be honest, $8,000 for a 2003 Kompressor with less than 40,000 miles is a steal of a deal. However, that also raises some serious questions as to whether the vehicle has been in an accident, or had...
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How much will it cost to replace the regulator on my 2005 Mercedes C230
Hi there. If you'd like to receive a price estimate for having one of our professional mobile mechanics come to your location and complete a window motor regulator, please click this link, then click the Get a Quote button. Once...
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One of my front tires is angled different now that I hit a rock. Could an alignment fix it? 2007 Mercedes C230
Hello - you are correct, an alignment is not going to properly repair this damage. There may be a bent or otherwise damaged suspension control arm (lower) or tie rod. I recommend a steering and suspension inspection performed by a...
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Car does not move
Hi there. There are multiple components that could be damaged; causing your MB to not accelerate. Some of the possible issues include shifter linkage problems, shift sensors or internal transmission components that are damaged and require replacement or service. It's...
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Approximately what size belt would I need without my a.c. compressor 06 c230
My guess is that your compressor has failed and the price of a new one is prohibitive. Without the compressor the angle of belt may or may not work but you'll just have to explore that. There is not a...
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Hi i have a 1999 c class 220 cdi for 3 weeks now and i have a problem because didn pass the emissions test because black smoke
Remove the intake tube near the turbo so you can look inside the vanes of the turbo for oil residue from a leaking turbo oil seals? Make sure the air filter is new also. If turbo has oil in it...
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The car has a noise when starting and exhaust is fine it comes from the manifold, is the manifold gasket damaged need some replace
A leaking intake can make a kind of whistling noise. A helpful tool for locating an intake or exhaust leak is a piece of plastic hose. You can buy a mechanic's stethoscope and pull off the end, but you can...
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Hi, I have a shifting problem with my car. When I shift in between gears it jerks. Plus I can't go past 60 mph.
Anytime your vehicle is not shifting or loses power there is a major problem and should be looked at as soon as possible to prevent additional damage to other components. I would recommend limited driving at speeds below 50 mph...
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How do you know if my car Mercedez benz c230 needs a head gasket ?
Hi there. A damaged head gasket is typically the damage caused by an overheating issue - and typically not the source of the initial problem. In most cases, overheating is caused by a radiator leak, clogged cooling lines, damaged water...
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Everything lights up but the car just won't start. I replace the head gasket after it blowing it.
Hi there. Check the timing between the crankshaft and the camshaft and see if the timing is off a tooth or more. If the intake or exhaust camshafts are out of sync, then the engine will not produce any pressure....
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Is this car typically a great running car? And what is usually the main issue with this particular car make and model?
In evaluating the wisdom of buying a particular model of car (used or new), consult the database of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA. The NHTSA database contains model specific consumer complaints, official recalls and factory service bulletins searchable...
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Gear wont shift into park
Hello there. On most automatic transmissions, the problem of shifting from drive gears into park is due to a failure or blockage of the shift cable or linkage. Many shifters slide on a channel and items such as coins, and...
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My alarm isn't working. The fob lights up when pressed.
It there is anything that is not closed, like a door or trunk lid, the alarm system will not activate. Likewise, if there is a bad switch on any of the doors or the trunk, the module might think that...

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