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1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Question: Worried i may lose my car

 

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Benz 98, Camp Pendleton, CA, February 27, 2010, 21:20
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hi ok well i own a mercedes it has 164,000 thousand miles now for some history i blew a heater hose not to long ago coolant every where and my car may have over heated a lil but now runs my only problem now is my cEL light is on and my coolant light comes on and comes off it varies the car turns over and starts it sounds like it had a lil bit of trouble for like 2 may be 3 seconds then runs fine-need advice before these hustler mechanics charge me 4k to fix

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    February 28, 2010, 19:21
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    I would read this to get a better sense of what is going on.

    http://repairpal.com/check-engine-light pull the code and see what the problem is.

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