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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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My 2001 ML320 will start and then cut off in 3 minutes. It

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My 2001 ML320 will start and then cut off in 3 minutes. It will re-start after leaving he Key in the on position and cut off again. what is the problem and solution ?
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: yes and yes.
JA: Are you fixing your ML320 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: The Mercedes mechanic check the computer and it is ok. He is now saying it is a problem with the key, transponder, and computer
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 4 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** you have any fault codes in the ECU that would indicate a fault with the immobilizer system?

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 4 months ago.

Hello are you still needing help?