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ALAN, ON MY 1999 C230 WHEN I PUT IN THE KEY IT WILL NOT

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Customer: ALAN, ON MY 1999 C230 WHEN I PUT IN THE KEY IT WILL NOT TURN. THE TOWING LIGHT, THE LIGHT WITH THE CAR AND HOOK HAD BEEN FLASHING
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: MY SON IS BROKE DOWN OUT OF STATE. HE SAID THEY TRYED TO JUMP IT BUT NO LUCK
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** problem is typically caused by a bad key or a bad electronic ignition switch or electronic steering lock. Does your son have another key that he can try?

Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.

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