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2009 ML320 Bluetec, 150,000 miles. Codes P2457, P2202,

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2009 ML320 Bluetec, 150,000 miles. Codes P2457, P2202, P203D, P205D. Reset and only code P2457 returned after about 120 miles of highway driving and 5-10 miles in-town driving. Other: using a small amount of oil -- about 1 quart in 7000 miles. Need help diagnosing.

Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Pete replied 11 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.

From what I have located on this here this code can set when there is an issue with the diesel particulate filter itself or a pressure sensor in the exhaust system.In most cases this is the filter itself needing cleaned or replaced to correct this fault here.You will have to have this tested further to be sure of the cause and from there repaired/replaced to correct this fault.

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Thanks Pete