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I have a mercedes c180 (98) and have serious loss of acceleration and power when driving any ideas please

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I had my air flow meter replaced for similar problems. Mechanic said it was quite difficult to diagnose it. Drives well since then.

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  • Chris Ward Mar 07, 2014

    I have the same issue with a 2.0 C Class Auto 1998. The Mass Airflow Meter and the Transmission Gearbox Plug Connector, both identified by Mercedes as common causes for this fault, have been replaced but the issue persists. If the ignition is switched-off and on again a minute later, usually everything is ok there after, though sometimes this could occure 2 or 3 times in one short (5 miles) journey. It can also go for days without any issue, or play-up at the end of a 100 miles+ motorway journey.

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