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Mercedes C180 1999 petrol Auto.when I put on throttle to the

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Mercedes C180 1999 petrol Auto.when I put on throttle to the floor to drop a gear ,the car makes a funny noise,& it seems as though it is firing on 3 cylinders, When I stop & switch off for 10 minutes it then runs normal.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.


Hello, welcome. My name isXXXXX will do my very best to
assist you with your question.

Are there any type of warning lights coming on?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
No
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
From what you are describing this issue is consistent with a ignition coil electrically failing and resulting in the mis-fire that you are having.The coil needs to be ohm and voltage tested as a next step.
Mike Kelly and other Car Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
THANK YOU, XXXXX XXXXX TAKE IT AN AUTO ELECTRICIAN & HAVE IT CHECKED OUT.
I WILL GIVE YOU A FEEDBACK AFTER IT'S BEEN CHECKED OUT.
THANKS AGAIN.
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.

No problem thank you,you can respond back to this question at anytime after rating positive and I will continue to help you,otherwise the question will time out and close.