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2002 Mercedes-Benz C240 Question: ESP Warning light

 

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Visitor, Washington, DC, June 25, 2010, 23:33

2001 Mercedes C240. What causes this problem? Can you drive vehicle with ESP light off? Or can you expect to become stranded?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, June 25, 2010, 23:40
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    ESP is Mercedes stability control. It is the car's way of stabilizing itself for safer turning control by using the anti-lock brakes ans electronic suspension controls.
    http://www.4x4abc.com/stability-control/esc-description.html

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