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Experience:  IMI L3 Motor Vehicle Mechanic
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My 320cdi 2007 has had it's instrument cluster repaired

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My 320cdi 2007 has had it's instrument cluster repaired three times. If I swap it for a used one what happens to the mileage reading does it start from zero?
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: The headlights come on by themselves the battery is fully charged
JA: What is the model of your '07 Mercedes?
Customer: 2007 E320 diesel
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No my garage has sent the head to specialist three times
JA: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  CarDoc replied 8 days ago.

Hi, How are you?
I'm Shabaz, one of the automotive experts, I'm sorry you're experiencing problems with your car, I will do my best to help you today.

When replacing the instrument cluster, it must be programmed to the car and the mileage corrected. You will need to find a MB independant specialist because a main dealer won't do this for you unless they supplying the part.

I hope this helps.