Mercedes 180E 1993 overfueling or running realy rich won't idle when taking off at set of lights big puff of black smoke

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Asked by Jul 04, 2013 at 03:36 AM about the 1993 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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Sounds like your car needs some love. Start with the basics, plugs and filters, and or have someone more competent to look it over for you.

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Sounds like leaky injectors or a bad fuel pressure regulator. Once fixed you'll need new plugs as Tom said. HTH. -Jim

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Thanks guys will check out pressure of fuel reg . And injectors ,we did the plugs and ht leads all filters were done also oil change by a back yard mechanic and the car has come back like this ? It was running fine when it went in I've also seen a thread to a oxygen sensor we can pick one up for $100 might give that a try to , thanks for responding the more help the better kh

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