limp mode

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    Sprinter limp mode

    Hello, i have limp mode on a sprinter, there's faults P24C600, P237600(boost pressure sensor Low-pressure turbocharger has a short circuit to ground.), P237528 (boost pressure sensor Low-pressure turbocharger malfunction. The signal offset is outside the permissible range), P226100 (wastegate...
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    ESP Inoperative and check engine light - limp mode

    I have a 2014 (64) A180 CDI and most mornings lately when I start the car, it comes up with ESP inoperative and a check engine light and drives in limp mode. If I take the car to work, by the time I leave, the ESP fault has gone but the check engine light remains for a while but the car will...
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    C204 2011 C220 CDI COUPÉ LIMP MODE & EML

    Hey guys, hope all of you had a great week so far! About two months ago the EML of my car turned up and being checked by the dealer. No unusual signs beside the Auto Stars/Stop (Eco System) stops working completely at that time. I was told that the Boost Pressure Sensor & the auxiliary...
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    What is this pipe, its leaking air.

    What is the pipe with the sleeve over it. When I turn ignition on but without turning over the engine this pipe hisses then stops after about 20 seconds. I have these codes showing and am trying to locate the problems without paying for help as I lost my job from the covid lockdown.
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    C200 CDI Avantgarde Estate 2007 LIMP mode?

    Hello! If anyone can help me with suggestions, would be really appreciated. automatic car Bought this recently, it has 12 months MOT, 98000 mileage. Drove well when I tested. After 40mins driving it went into slow mode, I presume LIMP? That is what AA said. (If I can find a way to attach images...
  6. PaulOD

    Hole Blown in Intercooler Pipe Now DPF code and engine Light On

    Hi All 2012 W212 220cdi Sport, 130k with full history, A few weeks back the Mrs was driving and noticed the engine light on, when I checked I could hear the air escaping on boost, put it on the lift and seen a 2 inch hole on the Intercooler pipe, so I ordered a new pipe and fitted it, checked...
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    2002 C230k limp mode

    Hi everyone, I'm a newbie and would like to say hello to everyone. I also am hoping for some help. I've replaced the conductor plate and the solenoids in my 722.6 transmission and also the adapter plug and I've cleaned the tcu and cables up. There was just a little fluid not a lot. The car...
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    Limp Mode activated

    Hi all, for a while now I have always wanted to find out what the top speed of my car is and would it reach the 155MPH speed. Today I finally managed to get onto a private track and test it out. Safe to say it managed the 155MPH top speed then straight away went into Limp mode. And would not...
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    W203 270 CDI smoke and limp mode riddle

    Hi, I have a Mercedes C class, 2005, 270 CDI with 390.000 km. I know, a lot. But I love the car and the interior is gorgeous :) The problem: When accelerating there is a lot of black smoke comming out of the exhaust. Even a fast rev in park would create a cloud of smoke. Sometimes the check...
  10. Paddymph

    Hi! Stockport - CLK 320,w208. GUMBALL!

    Hi there, Paddy, new member! So every few years the lads do a Gumball style run to the Nurburgring with £750 to buy a car and make it there and back. This year we’ve bought a 2000 Clk320 which I’m quite chuffed with, it seems decent! (Fingers crossed) Few issues though. I seem to have the issue...
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    S320 CDI 2007 ABS / ESP FAULT !!

    hi guys, im struggling with my car. I got some crazy problems with my mercedes. Please if any one can help! I turned my car on and comes up with an esp/ abs fault. I put into D and tried to drive but it was as if it was dieing hardly moving, tried to put it into P but it did not go into P only...
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    Engine Management light

    I own a 2014 220d A-class. The engine management light first came on quite a few months ago and then disappeared after a few weeks. It then recurred and has been on since. Ive given it to a local mechanic who has replaced the parts that the diagnostics has thrown up since but always a new code...
  13. mshah70

    W211 low fuel pressure under hard acceleration star code 22e7

    Hello Owner of merc w211 e220 Cdi 2007 226k I am having low fuel pressure issues. Star diagnostic code 22e7 Check high pressure control ‘rail pressure too low’ When i open up the throttle (hard acceleration) going up a hill or on motorway, the engine light comes on and car goes into limp...
  14. mshah70

    W211 low fuel pressure under hard acceleration star code 22e7

    Hello Owner of merc w211 e220 Cdi 2007 226k I am having low fuel pressure issues. Star diagnostic code 22e7 Check high pressure control ‘rail pressure too low’ When i open up the throttle (hard acceleration) going up a hill or on motorway, the engine light comes on and car goes into limp...
  15. mshah70

    W211 low fuel pressure under hard acceleration star code 22e7

    Hello Owner of merc w211 e220 Cdi 2007 226k I am having low fuel pressure issues. Star diagnostic code 22e7 Check high pressure control ‘rail pressure too low’ When i open up the throttle (hard acceleration) going up a hill or on motorway, the engine light comes on and car goes into limp...
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    Need help with limp mode!!

    Hi im a newbie and i dont know how to use this thread properly so apologies from the beginning. I have a real headache with limp mode due to fault code 2355 check system exhaust gas re-circulation control. The air mass cannot be regulated, the air mass is too large. i intially took the car...
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    Car will go limp mode after 10 mins after start

    My car Mercedes C 220 CDI 2002 year I have the following problem; I start the car, car runs perfect for 10-15 mins and usually that happens when I jump on the motorway, it goes in limp mode; Temperature drops to 45 degrees. After I stop , restart the engine I don't have the problem for another...
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    Automatic Gearbox Issue

    Hi. This is my first post so apologies if this issue has been posted elsewhere! I’m a proud owner of a 2011 Mercedes C250 AMG coupe, absolutely love the car until yesterday. It’s an automatic transmission and for some reason after setting off in the car, it seemed to be choosing the wrong gear...
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    Mercedes W203 C220 CDI - Vacuum/Servo pipe- Limp mode

    Hi Guys, I'm having issues with my car Mercedes Benz w203 C22O CDI. It loses power as soon as the gear shifts up to 3rd,It feels like the turbo doesn't kick anymore and sometimes i have issues with the brakes as well. When I opened the bonnet there were two lose pipes. I successfully put black...
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    Limp Mode after ESL issues

    Hi all, my C220 CDI 2008 has gone in to limp mode after I had issues with the esl(?) motor on the steering column. I had an issue whereby I’d put my key in and there would be no connection, no lights even when I turned the key. I looked around and found a suggestion to tap the steering column /...


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