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I drove somewhere parked the car got back in to drive home

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i drove somewhere parked the car got back in to drive home and the car would not start..battery is fine lights strong starter rolling over but would not catch
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: yes engine turns over battery is 2month old
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: e350 2006
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing just tried starting it
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: this also happened a couple of months ago and the car started the next day without having anything done to it
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 4 months ago.

Hi. Sounds like the starter is intermittantly failing. You can verify this by checking for power at the starter while you have someone turn the key to start position. Do you have a test light to check that?

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 4 months ago.

Thanks for viewing my response to your question. Have you made any further checks at the starter? Let me know if you have more questions and also please rate my assistance. Thank you.

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