Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog Tech Info Tech Forums
  Search our site:    
 Cart  | Project List | Order Status | Help    

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

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-15-2001, 09:39 PM
Dorsey Lay
Posts: n/a
190e won't start

Hello I have a starting problem, so here I am. I went out to change a flat today in my parking lot, tight space so I turned the car around. Started right up, turned it around and changed the tire. I left my in dash CD on so I could listen to it. While I was outside I changed my turn signal bulbs and my fog bulbs. Got in the car, it won't start! No sound, nothing. Tried it in neutral, nothing the first two times. The third time I tried it no engine noise but I got a sound like the CD motor was pushing out the CD from the center dash. I took the CD out and took the removable radio face off. Tried again and got the same sound however no start. I got some help and had this person try to start the car while I was under the hood. No start, so I checked the battery terminals and ground wires, OK. I had him start it again as I was pushing down on a red 10Amp fused box behind the battery. It did not strat but turned over very slowly. Several hours later I went back out to see if it would turn over, it still turns slow but no start. This was a sudden problem as this car always starts on the first turn of the key. Any help apperciated, thank you.
Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2001, 10:56 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 1999
Location: Surrey, Beautiful British Columbia, Canada
Posts: 750
check battery power!
Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2001, 08:35 PM
Dorsey Lay
Posts: n/a
190E won't start

Hi and thanks for your input. I didn't think it could be that easy. I was looking for some exotic cause. I did not think a battery could die that suddenly. I changed the battery and it works fine.!! I found a date on the battery side of January 1990, so I guess it was time for it to die. I guess I got my moneys worth out of it! Thanks for your help.
Reply With Quote


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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
190E No Start etxmb190e Tech Help 4 02-13-2004 11:35 AM
1986 190E 2.3 won't start leeb Tech Help 5 06-30-2003 12:03 AM
190E 2.3-16 parts for sale kiato4 Mercedes Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 2 06-25-2003 07:14 PM
190e Will Not Start jacko Tech Help 4 11-15-2002 06:20 PM
190E hard to start G.W. Pettry Tech Help 0 10-02-2001 07:06 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page