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Replaced battery in 1996 280c and the cars starts and stops…

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Replaced battery in 1996...

Replaced battery in 1996 280c and the cars starts and stops imediately

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

Yes yes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '96 Mercedes?

280c

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Replaced a blown engine fuse 30 amp

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Seems to me the anti theft system is immediately cutting fuel off after start

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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 8 months ago
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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 8 months ago

this is the anti theft, you are correct, use the key and lock and unlock the car either with the key in the drivers door or the remote pointed at the rear view mirror so the green light will flash, then it should start. let me know if this works or not.

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