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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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I've been having issues with my car (2002 ML500) seeming as

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Hi, I've been having issues with my car (2002 ML500) seeming as if its about to stall.. it shudders today, after i left to go to work.. i drove for about a mile, then the car just shutoff completely. The "start error" code came up on the dash.
JA: How many miles are on the car? Do you have scan tool or a code reader?
Customer: i simply restarted and was fine it has 165K
JA: What is the model of your '02 Mercedes?
Customer: ML500
JA: Are you fixing your ML500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: thought it might have been transmission.. checked fluids, and leaks.. no problems i'd like to fix myself if possible i havent gotten any codes from my car yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no, thats it
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 19 days ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** the check engine light on?

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
no it is not. which is so strange, because this intermittent stalling has been happening for some time now. It "tries" to stall about once a week. This was the first time that it actually did