1995 C280 Electrical Problems
This is going to be a little lengthy... so here goes.
For the past few months, my mechanic has been telling me my battery is weak, but I had no symptoms, and a relatively new MB battery, so I brushed it off.
Starting 3 or 4 days ago, I would randomly notice my battery light (in the instrument cluster) was dimly lit... on and off... and as it got worse, the ABS light came on as well. Well finally last night, I was driving along, and noticed my headlights dimming.. then my radio turned off, then the power windows slowed, and the car died. If I waited about 5 min, it would barely restart, then shut off.
So I had MB RoadSide Assistance give me a new battery last night. Car has driven just fine since... however, the battery light is still dimly lit. My alternator is going south right?
Could this also be the reason my SRS code won't clear (dealer says it won't clear, so I need a new SRS module?).
I'm taking the car in Sun when I go out of town, so we'll see what happens... I just wanted a little heads up... I think alternator.
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