Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-30-2008, 08:54 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 2
Oxygen Sensor

I have a 97 C280 and the check engine light started to come on intermittently. I checked the codes and it is P0130. Can anyone confirm that this is the O2 sensor before the cats?
Thanks for your help.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-30-2008, 10:17 AM
Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Tucker, Ga USA
Posts: 12,153
Yes, for the front.

ODB2 codes P0 130 thru P0 135 are all for the front sensor
__________________
MERCEDES Benz Master Guild Technician (6 TIMES)
ASE Master Technician
Mercedes Benz Star Technician (2 times)
44 years foreign automotive repair
27 Years M.B. Shop foreman (dealer)
MB technical information Specialist (15 years)
190E 2.3 16V ITS SCCA race car (sold)
1986 190E 2.3 16V 2.5 (sold)
Retired Moderator
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-30-2008, 10:17 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: east coast
Posts: 1,255
that is the generic code for O2 sensor circuit for bank 1 sensor 1

you relaize these codes don't actually infer what item needs to be replaced they are an indicator in which direction to investigate.

if your car has high mileage and original O2 sensor, then a high probability that replacing that O2 sensor will either fix or help.

have you searched for what others have done with a P1030 on a C280?
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-30-2008, 05:22 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 2
Thanks for the info. The car has 175,000 km on it so I am thinking replacement is due. I picked up a new Bosch sensor on my lunch hour and will install on the weekend. I'm new to the site so I did a search on P0130 code but didn't turn anything up for a C280 - mostly E320.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:10 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page