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Have mercedes A170cdi 2001 starts and runs for a few seconds

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Have mercedes A170cdi 2001 starts and runs for a few seconds and then cuts out ,the more you try the less time it runs,if you leave it for a time, the same thing happens again.
Regards Peter
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mark replied 3 years ago.

Mark :

Hello, my name is Mark and I will try help you with this.

Mark :

This sounds like fuel starvation. The first thing I would do is replace the fuel filter if it hasn't been changed for a while.