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My 1981 mercedes benz 280se wont start

My 280 se was at first sum time flodding its self for no resion and now it wont start at all but if you take the air clener off and press open the plate on top of the carby it makes a wissling sound if key is on i have no idear wat is rong please help

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    we use the year as a resource to find solutions for problems, their is no info avail for an antique year like yours.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    to old



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Fit a new needle and seat assy. Check float is not heavy from absorbed petrol (porous).
Check fuel / float level is correct.
Check operation of automatic choke .

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