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Abs bas esp lights on dash replaced brake light switch

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abs bas esp lights...

abs bas esp lights on dash replaced brake light switch checked wheel sensors need scan tool

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the light been on for some time?

Yes

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

I cant find a scan tool that says it will read & clear abs codes on w208 mercedes

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Mercedes?

02 clk430

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your CLK430 yourself? What have you tried so far?

I have replaced brake light switch & checked & cleaned all wheel sensors

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Mercedes
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Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago
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do you have access to a scan tool that has abs capabilities

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
but it wont work on this mercedes that is actually my question really this w208 mercedes i guess is an odd ball cuz pretty much every scan tool i look at doesnt work on this model for abs codes at least
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
my phones mic is broke
Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

are you looking at cheap scan tools? or mercedes specific?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
well i cant afford like a star reader but i dont mind spending a couple hundred & ive looked at both mb specific & for all makes
Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

http://www.icarsoft.com/web/icarsoftus/allproducts/benzscantools/2012/201212/20121228230032r1i3z_1.html this one should work for a diy person

i see them on ebay and amazon for under 150

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
ya i have seen that one & on another add selling same scan tool is says it works on w209 clks but not w208 & i even msg them & they said they dont work with w208
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
my car has both obd port & a 38 pin under the hood i think is why most scanners wont work
Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

it should still access from the obd

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
well i have a good bosch code reader that does abs codes & it says that this vehicle is unsupported u was just hoping u knew of a specific code reader that worked on the w208s
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
if u think that icarsoft will work even tho it only shows w209 not w208 i will buy it
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
why am i being charged the additional 26 dollars? i did the free trial thing & i really didnt even get an answer
Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

i know several that will but they are proffesional grade and huge $ i can try and find a phone number i would like a verbal from the company ti confirm let me see if i can find a #

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Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

im not sure what billing your aare getting i am a independent contractor that works from home.. i am third party for just answer

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
well idk how this stuff works but i tryed to ask the just answer ppl & they just kept saying the mechanic can answer that
Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

well im pretty sure the service is not free do you want me to send you to customer service?

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Mercedes Mechanic: eautosales, ASE MECHANIC replied 9 months ago

as they can explain the billing ..i am not given that info

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