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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
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Experience:  ASE Master and Advanced level certified. Factory trained with 15 years dealership experience
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My truck doesn't start completely dead, Looking now, 2007,

Customer Question

My truck doesn't start completely dead
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Looking now
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: 2007
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: It is a horse truck with living. So usually left on electricity I know it was left unplugged so this could have drained the battery
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Sorry year is 2009
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 19 days ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

If the vehicle is electrically dead then the battery is by far the most likely cause. Cable or connection issues are also possible but not as likely.

If the battery connections are clean and tight then the next thing I would recommend is either trying a jump start (not always reliable), swapping in a known good battery, or having this battery load tested.

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