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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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My 2006 S430 was hit from the side and now it won't start.

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My 2006 S430 was hit from the side and now it won't start.
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Yes they are.
JA: Are you fixing your S430 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Removed the cables and then replaced them back on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No I think that's all I have to pay?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Edward replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will do all I can to help.

Expert:  Edward replied 1 year ago.

Will the engine turn over and crank at all? or does the engine not crank? Do the headlights even work? And do they look as bright as they usually are?

Expert:  Edward replied 1 year ago.

Also, did any of the air bags deploy?