The car has trouble accelerating and does not select gear,the lights are deam.
My engine is malfunctioning, the dashboard shows a low coolant level light. on 1997 Mercedes-Benz C230
A scan tool is needed to retrieve codes stored in the computer of your car to determine what is wrong. Low coolant level or coolant loss can make the engine run hot, perhaps the computer in your car sees something wrong and has put the car in "limp" mode.