1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Mercedes-Benz C280
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1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 ProblemsBad Spark Plug Wires/Ignition Coils May Cause Misfires and Possible CEL
Failed spark plug wires and/or ignition coils can cause intermittent misfires (rough running); the Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Diagnoses of the ignition system will be necessary to determine which components are at fault.
The interior wood trim and dash pad are likely to crack due to age and sun exposure.
Due to wear, high usage vehicles can experience ignition lock and tumbler failures. The ignition lock cylinder will generally require replacement to correct this concern.
1997 Mercedes-Benz C280 QuestionsWhat causes the vehicle to idle, n not rev up. N not move when you step on the g (1 answer)
at first the motor wasn't running then it hit a bump and turned on and now it won't turn off
Not a big issue on this, just want to make sure it remains a small problem. The high beam lever on the steering column works fine when you push it forward as it's supposed to, but when you pull it back toward you for just a quick flash of high beams it no longer works. It used to, it stopped ...