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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-28-2009, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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check lamp message

hi, all

I'm new here. I come here because I have a problem with my car E320 4matic wagon. the check lamp light on. and I changed the parking light on the right side. the light is working good. but the check lamp light keeps on every time I start drviing. I cannot erase the message.

is someone can help me?

thanks a lot.

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Check lights at night. Make sure head lights high and low beam. Also check licanese Plate light bulbs. I hope this should do the trick.

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Also you can clear that msg so you can see your outside temp mileage etc by meshing on the R button(right beside the msg console buttom button) to reset any error msgs. This is just a temp solution but do check on the light as hsahai as mentioned above, good luck.
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thanks a lot. I've checked all lights. they are working. today I drove the car, the message came out again after a while, sometimes couple of mins or one two house.

can I get a code reader to erase this message? thanks
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One thing more before you erase the message. this heppened to me one time. check lamp inidcator was coming on and off intermittently. What I notice that one of the tail light bulb was loose in the bulb socket. if you move the bulb little bit it will flicker. So I change the bulb and then problem was solved.

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today I found that the message came out only when I press brake. but brake light bulbs are good. I remember that they replaced the front brake pads months ago. there is a sensor there, they pull it out and insert it in the new pad. I'm not sure about what the sensor for, I gues it's for thickness of pad. is there something there to traggle the message on?

please help.
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if brake switch has problem, that will get message on? help!
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