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

  • Tiny
  • Jdrussell
  • 1997 MERCEDES BENZ 230TE
  • 140,000 MILES

Sluggish when cold fine after 3-4 minutes

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Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 AT 8:43 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Rasmataz
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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

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Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 AT 8:49 PM
  • Tiny
  • Jdrussell
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Replaced coolant temp sensor, still will not accelerate when cold but is fine aftershort warm up

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Thursday, January 5th, 2012 AT 11:58 AM
  • Tiny
  • Rasmataz
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You sure the transmission is not slipping? Check fluid level and condition-also I advise you to check the fuel pressure with a gauge-

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Thursday, January 5th, 2012 AT 10:25 PM

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