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1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E Question: accelerate problems

 

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Visitor, Minnetonka, MN, September 09, 2010, 13:09

my car is in great condition for being 20 years old however when i am sitting still at a light and it turns green my car seems to have problems just to start moving but its fine after that. please help me figure out what the problem may be.

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    September 09, 2010, 13:27
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    How about spark plugs and air filter replacement? You can get those estimates here http://repairpal.com/estimator?car_type_id=188 and locate a shop near you here http://repairpal.com/directory?address=55345&car_brand_names=Mercedes-Benz

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    Visitor, November 15, 2010, 03:38

    change your catalytic converter it will cost u abt $250

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    mercedesmaster from Mercedes Master Tech, December 14, 2010, 21:08
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    Fuel distributer needs cleaning maybe replacement. ASR light on may by blown fuse for overload protection relay. Engine computer fail.

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    February 12, 2012, 13:33
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    I was having the same problem with my 1991 Mercedes 190e. Replaced the battery and alternator and everything is moving along fine again. :)

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