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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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Won't start, New battery, new fuel pumps, new regulator,

Customer Question

Won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: New battery, new fuel pumps, new regulator
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: 1989 560SL
JA: Are you fixing your 560SL yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: If I pour a little gas in the air valve area it starts right up then dies.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Good Fuel pressure at inlet to regulator, nothing out of distributor side of regulator.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 10 months ago.

Hi, my name is*****'s the history of this problem? Has the car been sitting for a long period of time?

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