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2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: does that year have an internal anti theft device that wont allow car to start

 

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pow8765, Victorville, CA, March 13, 2014, 08:44
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my mechanic told me that year has a internal system that even with the key the car will not start if it thinks its being stolen?

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    G. T. Service Center (4071 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236
    ProfessorG March 13, 2014, 10:10
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    Do you have another key, or it could be the reader at the end of the lock cylinder.

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    pow8765, March 13, 2014, 10:21
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    I do the strange thing was after about 1/2hr the car started right up.so it does have a anti theft system to stop from being stolen? I was parked on a downhill with front end facing down and it turn over but wouldn.t start

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