1999 MERCEDES BENZ ML430 ML430 DIES THEN WILL NOT START UNT

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  • king13walker
  • 1999 Mercedes Benz ML430

Engine Performance problem
1999 Mercedes Benz ML430 V8 Four Wheel Drive Automatic

ML430 starts then dies and will not start until 15mins later
sometimes I can drive 60miles no prob
sometimes only 1mile then it dies, have to wait then restart

I can hear the starter
new battery and alternator
I changed new sparkplugs but same problem

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Tuesday, June 16th, 2009 AT 12:37 AM

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  • stevew84
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Probably needs a crankshaft position sensor. Very common failure item. Here is the location of it. Only get the part from the dealer.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/170495_ckp_2.jpg

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