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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
Category: Mercedes
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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Battery is new,new alternator it starts and shuts down in

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battery is new,new alternator it starts and shuts down in 5mins..did that yesterday also
JA: Lots of things can cause problems with the battery. The Mechanic will know what to do. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: its 2001 benz i said it starts but it shuts down in 5 mins...
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: i tried thinking about gettting a mechanic to look at it
JA: Is there anything else the Mechanic should be aware of about your car?
Customer: not that i know of
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 year ago.

Hello, what model are you working on ?

also why did you replace the alternator and battery?