C200 auto slow to pick up - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 02-11-2011, 05:48 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Newbie
Date registered: Aug 2006
Vehicle: 1997 C200 Elegance Auto
Location: Northern Ireland
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
C200 auto slow to pick up

1997 C200 Elegance 1977cc auto

After slowing down in gear, approaching junction or stopping for instance, car is slow to pick up on subsequent acceleration. Feels as if car is misfiring and crackling sound heard in exhaust. Didn't happen before I had a new exhaust system put on.

Also on idle, or on applying throttle in neutral, exhaust sounds like it's blowing but from front section.

Fuel economy also way down, though I wouldn't drive this car to save money

Any ideas?
carlos190 is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
190e 2.5 16valve a bit slow to pick up bamurph W201 190-Class 0 07-13-2009 05:26 AM
c200 auto gearbox problems dwestern W202 C-Class 3 03-04-2009 12:09 AM
Auto only, what's your pick? M3 or C63? Konigs Tiger W204 C63 AMG 6 09-22-2008 05:35 PM
Help - Real Slow On Pick Up slybydesign W210 E-Class 12 05-01-2007 06:59 PM
C200 1999 - Auto c_owner_Ireland W202 C-Class 0 02-12-2007 03:57 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Title goes here

video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome