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Old 07-01-2008, 09:44 PM
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engine question

hi.. i have a 1993 mercedes 300se 6cyl and the engine is missing an shaking my question is. how can i tell if it has a bad spark plug wire or a stuck valve i change the plugs i had some in the garage i want to check it myself before i take it to the shop thanks for the help.

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Old 07-01-2008, 10:17 PM
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You can read the fault codes on the 38 pin diagnostic connector, in particular pins 4, 17 and 19.
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Old 07-02-2008, 12:27 AM
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You can also check the wires with an ohm meter.
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I don't think that car has 3 coils, i.e. 104.990.
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I don't think that car has 3 coils, i.e. 104.990.

Good correction.

140 chassis 104...no DIS/.992

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