1996 Mercedes-Benz S600 Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Mercedes-Benz S600 ProblemsRough Running Motor/Lack of Power Due to Coil Pack/Ignition Module Failure
Engine misfires (rough running) and lack of power are commonly caused by ignition coil pack or ignition module faults. Proper diagnoses should isolate the cause and prevent unnecessary replacement of good parts.
A faulty mass air flow (MAF) sensor can cause erratic/rough engine operation and fuel economy issues. Since this sensor measures the actual amount of air entering the motor, when it fails, the engine control module (ECM) takes the wrong information and delivers incorrect volumes of fuel to the cylinders.
A rough running motor or lack of power can be caused by the distributor cap and rotor.
1996 Mercedes-Benz S600 Questionsits leacking coolant at the back of the engine. Is it the hose? cant find exactl (1 answer)
The steering is a bit stiff and noise is comng from the front passnger side as i turn the car to the right
The Drivers door can only be open or closed with the key, all other doors work fine. Also the remote Trunk opener does not work but can be open if the car is unlocked. The problem is permanent but happen just recently.
I am pretty handy and have done a lot work on this car. Just need the right g...