1997 Mercedes Benz C280 start fine but will not accelerate,drive but does not go over 20 MPH.what do you think is wrong

Asked by Mar 04, 2014 at 06:12 PM about the Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had accident andihad door damage and since than my car dont take gas

2 Answers

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The brain might have got damaged in the collision and is in "emergency mode". They can fix that with the diagnostic machine at the dealer ship

Is there anyway to clear emergency mode without going to a dealership?

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