w212 e-class problems

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    W212 Petrol Coolant Temp Fluctuations

    Hi all, W212 Petrol, M274 Engine, 2013, 60k mileage Coolant temp in town is stable at just under 90 which is fine........when travelling high speeds it's mostly at 80, however it will dip to 60's if I'm coasting. Had a MB software update recently (for the gearbox) but apart from that, the...
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    W212 Facelift E250 CGI reliability

    I am looking at a beautiful example of a 2014 E250 CGI with 72k miles on it all the optional extras I could ever want and a beautiful spec as well. I am coming from a 2.0TDI Passat and fell in love with the E-Class once I drove a 2010 E350 CDI but decided to go for a petrol instead. My question...
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    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...
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    W212 LED headlamp replacement, £1,100?!

    Hello all, My W212 E250 petrol (50k on clock) came up with an error today - right daylight LED lamp needs replacing. I thought it was a case of a simple bulb change but boy was I wrong. Apparently it's a sealed unit and my car has an intelligent light system meaning MB want £1,100 for one...
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    W212 Estate Boot/Tailgate Issues

    Hi all please be gentle with me as I am a newbie looking for some advice. I have had my E class estate from new and up until recently it has been trouble free. Over the past few months it has developed an intermittent fault with the automatic boot. When I open it, and this bit happens every...
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    ECU or Injectors? Cutting off under Acceleration W212

    hey guys, got a 2013 w212 saloon E250 77k on the clock and after a week I got this problem. When it accelerates hard, the car would completely cut off. When it restarts it, the car would violently vibrate then shut off again. My mechanic said the fault code was the Injector, got 2 changed as 2...
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    W212 GPS Antenna (Convertible)

    Hello, New to this forum so apologies if I've posted this in the wrong section. A month ago my W212 cabriolet's Satnav showed my location way off. I'm in Essex and it was showing up somewhere in wales so a good 300 miles off. Doing some research it looks like the GPS antenna has gone maybe? I've...
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    Front Sam coding - w212 - E220 - Birmingham

    Hi all, A few months ago my car broke down. After a long inspection at a MB specialist garage, they gave me the diagnostic. Front Sam unit needs replacement and also The TCU is broken ( speed sensor ). I had the Front Sam unit replaced with and used one,cause was cheaper (450GBP) but after the...
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    hi newbie to forum with a w212 dpf issue any advice

    hi , I'm a newbie but aMerc fanatic I've a 2011 e220 w212 7matic displaying dtc code saying dog full of soot I sprayed in Dpf Doctor threw first tempeature sensor yesterday filled up with wynns to lower temp which engine Regens in haven' had a proper chance to run it through but there is a bit...
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    W212 System Time Problem

    I have been trying to find a solution to this problem for months. There is no option to select the time properly, it just increases by 30min Does any one know how to fix this?
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    We own a 2011 convertible E350 W212 convertible. In July under its service plan it was serviced. This included a transmission oil change. It is now nearly November and the car has barely done 1000 miles in our ownership because either the transmission / torque converters have failed and been...
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    Low fuel pressure "HELP"

    Hi every1, I have a 2010 E200 sport saloon and the engine management light has been coming on and off quite regularly and the car goes into limp mode, I took it to my mechanic and he put it on the computer and it says there's a fault 'low fuel pressure' we changed the filter and still the same...

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