Brake Light Switch Failure May Cause ESP/BAS Warning Lights on Mercedes-Benz E430

The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern.

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Average mileage: 148,500 (97,000–200,000)
5 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
9 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
Brake light switch replaced 2times, on 2nd repair vehicle will not come out of Park!!!!
I purchased new brake light switch from dealer and a mechanic friend installed for me. Total cost was about $80.
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