Mercedes Benz S Class faulty ignition

2003 Mercedes Benz S Class Problem

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CarMercedes Benz S Class 320cdi auto facelift
Year2003
Ownerweldman1969
Posted12/11/2009
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when i switch on the ignition the dash lights up heater plugs go out and you turn the ignition theres nothing.you can sometimes hear a clicking at the back of the dash.i have noticed it dosnt sometimes show on dash if the car is in drive or neutral etc,but if you move the drive lever from park to neutral etc this sometimes allows the car to start when the dash shows if the car is in drive etc
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Leaks & Noises, Interior and Bodywork

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss


Solution 1
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11463 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

Seems like you have got a problem with the inhibitor switch .


Posted on Thursday 12th of November 2009
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