Hi!!! . My car runs fine, no noise or vibes, but it died, just shut down while driving. It would not restart, rolled but wouldnt start. I left it parked for three hours, went back and it startted up

Asked by Sep 23, 2013 at 02:07 AM about the 1999 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

it is a 1999 c230 kompressor. no other problems and no check engine light, any idea
what caused it? reading about egr valve, soleniod,  any help would be appreciated,
thanks Nina

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electronic ignition is breaking down when they get hot they will shut down when they cool off they will work untill they get hot again

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And than finally it will not work at all They burn up. Mercedes is going to cost you some money sorry to say

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