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C180- Not starting

I imported a C180 2001 and its not starting, when I first tried to start it the ignition was turning on and not starting, now even the igntion wont turn on.
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Update: Turned the Ignition on, but there is a key bring displayed and Japanese writing which I cannot read. Any advice?
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starting problem

Hi, i have same problem.
I have alarm on my 1995 model c180 and central lock.
The alarm works fine. But central lock dosnt work.
When i try to start the car with key nothing happents.
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I have got fix my car.
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Update: Turned the Ignition on, but there is a key bring displayed and Japanese writing which I cannot read. Any advice?
Get the Owner's Manual, in English, and find there how to reset the FSS language. Otherwise, you'll need to have the car scanned and the language reset or the software replaced. You'll be probably at the mercy of a dealer or a good independent shop.

Good luck, JV.
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