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Sprinter, i replaced eis module can't turn key. I believe i…

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sprinter, i replaced eis...

sprinter, i replaced eis module can't turn key

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?

I believe i can,i am not sure. i was told that module has to be program

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Sprinter?

2013

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

I replaced the eis electronic ignition switch, parts guy said i need it to replace tumbler the joke was on me

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

No, i cannot turn key

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Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello I’m Wolfgang. The eis must be programmed at a sprinter dealer with the factory scan tool hooked up to benz servers. That is the only way to get it working again!
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Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 8 months ago
Anything else please do let me know. Thanks
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