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Vehicle Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz (Daimler AG)
Established: 1/1/1882
Country of Origin: Germany

Mercedes-Benz is a German manufacturer of automobiles, buses, coaches, and trucks. Mercedes-Benz is a division of its parent company, Daimler AG. Mercedes-Benz traces its origins to Karl Benz's creation of the first petrol-powered car, the Benz Patent Motorwagen, patented in January 1886 and Gottlieb Daimler and engineer Wilhelm Maybach's conversion of a stagecoach by the addition of a petrol engine later that year. The Mercedes automobile was first marketed in 1901 by Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft.

The first Mercedes-Benz brand name vehicles were produced in 1926, following the merger of Karl Benz's and Gottlieb Daimler's companies into the Daimler-Benz company. Mercedes-Benz has introduced many technological and safety innovations that later became common in other vehicles. Mercedes-Benz is one of the most well-known and established automotive brands in the world, and is also the world's oldest automotive brand still in existence today.


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Generic OBD Error Code Details for P0100

Mass or Volume Air Flow Circuit

What does this mean?

OBD Code P0100refers to
Basically this means that there is a problem with the Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor or circuit.

Symptoms

Possible sumptoms of OBD code P0100
You will likely not notice any serious drivability problems, although there may be symptoms such as a general decrease in power or sluggishness.

Causes

Possible causes of OBD code P0100
A code P0100 may mean that one or more of the following has happened: The MAF may be disconnected, or a wiring connection may be bad The MAF sensor may be faulty

Possible Solutions

The simplest thing to do is to reset the code and see if it comes back. Then start with the cheapest, easiest repair procedures: Verify that the Mass Air Flow Sensor wiring is connected properly and that there are no broken / frayed wires. Unplug and reconnect the MAF wiring harness Check the voltage of the MAF sensor (refer to a repair manual for vehicle specific information) Replace the MAF sensor

Related Codes

P0101 P0102 P0103 P0104

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