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Cylinders misfiring.
I would enlist the help of a YourMechanic technician to help you resolve this issue. Ask the technician to swap the 1 and 5 ignition coils to other cylinders such as 2 and 6. If either of your misfires moves...
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Door not latching.
The door seal is known to hit the trim panel on door closure. This can cause high effort to close the door. The fix is to remove the door seal and adjust the panel fold inward and reinstall the door...
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Gear shift stuck in park
Typically when I have come across vehicles with problems similar to those of your Mercedes, it is usually due to a faulty brake switch. However, by adding water to the equation, this makes it a more serious concern. It is...
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Rear running and reverse lights not working
Hi there. If the left side rear lights are all operational, that rules out the fuse and switch. The problem is most likely that a connector has come loose or possibly a cut or break in a wire that is...
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Transmission defaults
Hi there. The problem you are having with your transmission 1-2 shift/2-1 shift could be a shift solenoid issue. The shift solenoid could be operating intermittently. The dealership, that originally diagnosed and sold you the repair, should be repairing your...
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Electrical problems and power surge?
Your voltage regulator is integral to your alternator assembly. If the battery is draining because the alternator is not maintaining the charge, the alternator or fuse is a good place to start looking. For further advice, you'll need to be...
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Transfer case won't shift into gear - 2002 Mercedes Benz G500
There seems to be a deep electrical bug in the vehicle and unfortunately these problems require a case study of the vehicle. Some facilities will offer the service where they will keep the vehicle overnight and drive it in an...
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Car acceleration is slow to respond to gas pedal
Hi there. From your description I am going to assume you try to accelerate and the engine speed does rise, but it feels like the transmission doesn't engage until a higher engine speed and then it catches. In this case,...
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Jerking and tremors at high speeds
There are some aftermarket vendors that make high quality parts comparable to the factory parts. Leaking shocks and badly worn steering components can cause drivability concerns like the one your are experiencing, but after the parts are replaced the vehicle...
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Air conditioner blows hot air on the left side and cold air on the right side
A common issue across many makes and models with dual AC in the temperature blend door actuator failing and causing drastic temperature differences between the driver and passengers sides. Have the HVAC system inspected by an experienced professional to find...
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g500 2005
Hi there, On this electronically controlled transmission, the problem may be mechanical or electrical. If the technician at the dealership found damaged wires along the harness, it should be replaced to prevent other circuits from shorting out. You may be...

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