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Using a little water, rough running at start, new wires,

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Using a little water...

Using a little water, rough running at start, new wires, plugs checked plugs they look all the same (new) no oil in water tank, no water in oil, when driving it will just start running poorly......

Mechanic's Assistant: When was your last oil change?

A week ago

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

1998 c230 103k

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your C230 yourself? What have you tried so far?

New mass air flow sensor, I did tune up bases on you tube directions (the guy in the blue coat) all went well and not difficult.

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

Exhaust pipe is dry, not sooty or wet.

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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hello my name is***** am going over your request now and will reply back soon with some info OR a few questions that would help me better determine how to help you. Keep in mind I have no idea of your technical ability or what you do and do not already know. So the more info you can tell me the better. I have been on the site for almost ten years and have oustanding 5 star ratings so trust that I will do everything I can to get you taken care of, Lou
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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago
As always the first thing we ask is , is the check engine light on and are there any codes ?
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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago
When you say its using a little water can you explain a little more about that ?
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