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Old 01-11-2019, 08:50 PM
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C55 just died while driving.

Hello MB people.
I have just had my C55 Estate die on me while driving, luckily it was near home and i have a ute and helpful friend nearby to get it home.
Its only done 67000Km, has K and N filters and a Eurocharged ECU tune with secondary cats deleted, a nice cruiser.
Anyway, was just driving like a normal human at about 40Km/h and it just died, all the dash lights came on that would if your key is in the on position. Car will crank over on the starter but wont fire into life, multiple tries all same result, im waiting for it to cool down to try once more as it feels hot but its a very hot day here.
The dash shows "no malfunction".
Im thinking fuel pump, CAS, MAF or ignition (signal to coilpacks).

Im fairly handy on the tools but not a pro.
What is the best way to go about fault finding this?
Which to start on?
I have the rest of the weekend to DIY it but if it gets over my head i have a mechanic i will get it towed to anyway, its due a service.

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So i left it to cool overnight and this morning it started right up.
I would suspect its the CPS from what i have read at this stage.
Its all booked in for a service and to get the codes read to confirm and repair.
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