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MERCEDES C230 AUTO SLUGGISH WHEN COLD FINE AFTER 3-4 MINUTES RUNNING

1997 Mercedes Benz 230te • 140,000 miles

Sluggish when cold fine after 3-4 minutes
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Jdrussell
November 30, 2011.



Do you have a check engine light and when was last tune-up? Check the fuel pressure and coolant temperature sensor-and also clean out the throttle body-start here

Rasmataz
Nov 30, 2011.
Replaced coolant temp sensor, still will not accelerate when cold but is fine aftershort warm up

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Jdrussell
Jan 5, 2012.
You sure the transmission is not slipping? Check fluid level and condition-also I advise you to check the fuel pressure with a gauge-

Rasmataz
Jan 5, 2012.