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My C200 1996 dashboard meter shows "a spanner with -200." Help.

I would appreciate if you could tell me what is wrong is my C200 1996 when the dashboard meter shows a spanner with -200? Thank you. From Edward. My email:

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Your due a service in 200 miles......

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In your user manual it will show you how to reset the counter back to 0

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