1. S

    Where is the dipstick on my E220 Diesel convertible 2015 please? The yellow handle has fallen off!

    Hi there, I am trying to sell my car and when a potential buyer looked the dipstick handle came off in his hand, I have a replacement dipstick coming today but I cannot find the dipstick to pull out (with pliers) to then replace with the new one. Surprisingly a google search is no help...
  2. W

    Fuel in tank, but no start W213

    Hello All, I come with another problem and another detailed thread. related to E220 W213 Diesel. This time the problem is to do with fuel tank/pump. The screen shows 3 bars, and that there is diesel in the tank. However the car fails to start. Xentry values show that there is low fuel in the...
  3. MattB89

    Mercedes Benz. 1996. E220. AMG Sportline.

    Good day MB guys & girls. I am looking for general comment on a recent vehicle i have inherited from my late father. I have been looking around on the market to value & insure etc. But I cant seem to find this car or a fairly similar match anywhere. Any one have any ideas? The vehicle...
  4. Manc Rick

    Fuel filter OM654

    Hi, I’ve ordered the part and am about to change the fuel filter in my 213. I’ve located where it is situated (rear underside) and have seen a video where the cup is unscrewed removed, then the filter element is pulled down using the grip tool that comes with the filter. What I’m trying to...
  5. L

    Engine light on, car in limp mode

    Hello everybody, I recently bought a Mercedes E220 Coupe 2014. A month ago the check engine light came on and the car wouldn’t go over 3000 rpm. Sent it to the mechanic, cleaned dhe particular filter & changed EGR sensor. It was all OK until yesterday, same thing repeated again… Any suggestions??
  6. J

    Historic Fault Codes (23EA, 200C, 200B, 22E0)

    Hi everyone, I'm Jonas and driving an S211 E220 CDI (2006) and just read my Fault Codes. I got 4 stored in the ECM. Since they are all historic can I just delete them and check if they come back? I recently replaced my V-ribbed belt because it was cracked - could that be where the errors are...
  7. M

    w124 e220 viscous fan question

    Hi, first ever post here, been trawling threads diligently for a year since buying an S124 '96 e220 (so M111 motor) wagon here in Germany where I now seem to live. 250kms on the clock (after my 10), runs beautifully at speed but has the dreaded idle shake n stall problem and have been slowly...
  8. T

    W212 E220 Won’t unlock / no ignition

    Hi guys, I recently encountered an issue with my e class. Went to unlock the car yesterday morning and it wouldn’t open from the fob (New battery in key and key seems to be working). Unlocked the car with the insert key and seems to have immobilised so alarm going off and no power to ignition...
  9. R


    apologies if this as been asked before I'm new to the forums, I need to replace 2 rear tyres on my Eclass 275/35/19, they are currently run-flats however im wondering if i need to put run-flats on or not as there is a huge difference in price so im wondering what are the pros and cons of...
  10. C

    Soft-top indentations

    Hi everyone - I'm new to the forum and a new owner of a E220 convertible 16 plate and i've noticed some very slight indentations/creases when the roof is up, mirrored on both sides, clearly caused by the folds. Nothing major, I can live with it, but it's the only slight imperfections on an...
  11. CrazyArtLady

    Worth it? Extended Warranty on 2016 E220 Premium Estate

    Hi thanks for letting me join. I got a letter from MB informing me that the warranty on my car is coming to an end. I bought the car used last year. I am wondering if I should bother as the quote from MB for 2 years is just shy of a grand. I drive just around my local area and once or twice...
  12. H

    E220 CDI how much gearbox oil for 6speed manual

    Hi I am new to the site and after a little help please. I have recently purchased a E220 CDI blueefficiency 2011 model I believe it's A207. With no indication of any problems I lost reverse gear and 2nd after being parked. It has been removed by my father in law x mechanic and seems to be...
  13. Spy

    WANTED: W124 E220 COUPE

    Hi All, I have been away from classic Mercedes ownership for a few years now but looking to return. Right now I have a lease on a new A Class Mercedes powered by a little dirty diesel lump ;) In the past I have owned a W208 (320 CLK) and a W124 Estate (E220). I am now looking to buy a...
  14. MRAF

    New Merc Owner (E220 Estate) - Looking for any gottchas or things to look out for

    Hello all, I've just bought a Merc (my 1st dip into this Brand). I have very little knowledge to go on so I was hoping for any top tips for me to keep my eye out for on my E22o Estate. I've just got a E220 (S212) AMG Night Edition BLUETEC 2.2, with 8k on the clock on a 16 plate. What goes...
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    "Downgrade" from S-Class to E-Class

    Evening all. I currently have a 2013 S350L which I love. However, I sometimes wonder if it's a little "overboard" for what I need. Instead, I'm thinking about moving to a newer E220d. However, I do like the luxury and space in my current car so is this "downgrade" likely to be something I'll...
  16. M

    2002 e220 cdi battery protection, red lights everywhere, car shutdown

    Hi, This wonderful car with 124k on the clock had the battery protection error come up about 6 weeks ago - no ancillary power in the car. 1st garage said "battery" and replaced the secondary battery in the engine compartment. Error still came back. Returned the car, they said no fault found...
  17. A

    Winter Tyres E220 Estate

    Hi All, I got an E220 Estate a couple of month ago, and I wanted to buy tyres on blackcircle, although each time put my plates in I m offered with 245/45r 17 w 95 , while the ones (summer) I currently have are 225/50 r17 94y and I was wondering A) are those the original one ? B) any...
  18. A

    Estate Grip

    Hi All, I have been looking at buying an estate (E220 or CLS) in second hand, I am however wonder of the grip of the Mercedes on rainy and slippery roads and on snow. I drive often between Glasgow and Dundee and winter is coming ! Hence I am wondering if any of you had experience with...
  19. D

    w212 E220 2011 61 plate major fault

    we have a e220 w212 that jumped in to park at 30mph the fail safe did not cut in and made the car come to a very ubruped Holt the car was then taken to mercedes benz cardiff for investigation 2 weeks later and we now know that the car is still stuck in park and all mercedes are telling us is...
  20. D

    E220 CDI - Missing Clock settings on the Instrument Cluster

    Dear Fellow Enthusiasts, I was wondering if someone could help me decipher a very strange phenomenon please...! I am a proud owner of a C180 W203 (Almost Classic - I know). I somehow managed to convince a very good old friend to ditch his standard (Ford - Mondeo) for prestige - hence the E220...

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