My car doesn't start. When I turn my key I am getting sign "take your key from ignition" what is be the problem and how to fix?


Asked by Oct 13, 2014 at 02:47 PM about the 2009 Mercedes-Benz C-Class C300 4MATIC Luxury

Question type: General

8 Answers


Sounds like a problem with the security system. I'd take it to your local Mercedes Dealer for diagnosis and repair. HTH. -Jim

Michael Kane

You could try a new battery for the key fob, or try another key.

I have the exact same problem mines the same year and it wont turn over and it says remove key. If you figure it out please post it here.

Also it I put it on my diagnostic tool and it said nothing was wrong with the car. what?????


I found out that the problem was with a steering lock. I took it to the specialist and they changed it.

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How much was it to fix it?


About $900.00


But not in the dealer shop. They will charge more. This was the body shop who has special license for Mercedes alarm system. Per my understanding steering lock is a part of alarm system.

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