How do you clear a Mercedes fault code?
The first way to reset a check engine light on your Mercedes-Benz is with a scanner. If you have one, simply plug it in, read the related codes, and press “clear” or “reset.” So long as the code issue has been resolved, it should go off.
Is FIXD Scanner Good?
Fixd user reviews are overall solid. “The second-generation Fixd does a good job of diagnosing engine-light problems and providing maintenance reminders, but it’s not as versatile as other devices,” our review says. We have also reviewed several other cheap OBD-II scanners under $100 and rated them best to worst.
Is the Mercedes R129 collectible?
It’s widely believed that the R129 will be a classic, and prices of the very best examples have been on the rise for several years. It’s already seen as a desirable, practical and usable modern classic that can be driven regularly, and it’s certainly of interest to car collectors.
What is the older series Diagnostic fault code for Mercedes?
Mercedes older series diagnostic fault code reading. W124 R129 & others – Mercedes Gen-In Mercedes older series diagnostic fault code reading. W124 R129 & others Mercedes older series diagnostic fault code reading. W124.R129 1980’s – 1990’s era
Does my R129 need an OBD2 diagnostic system?
For those fortunate to own post 1999 vehicles of the R129 stable your car should be equipped with a fully compliant OBD2 diagnostic system, 16 pin standard diagnostic port and the capability to be interrogated by most any off the shelf OBD2 reader. (Lucky you!)
How do you clear the diagnostic codes on a R129?
Instead of counting flashes, the AC console displayed fault codes on the two digit LCD temperature display and were cleared by a combination of pushing buttons. Information for the reading and clearing of the diagnostic codes of the AC unit for the R129 can be found on page 90 of the Cs1000 Baum Tools Manual.
What year did Mercedes first introduce electronic code diagnostics?
Enjoy! Back in the day when Mercedes first ventured into the world of on board diagnostics in the era of the 1984’s W124 and its stable mates they began to introduce electronic code diagnostics. The first being either through an 8 pin (X92) or 16 pin (X11/4) square block fastened to the bulkhead.