1994 Mercedes-Benz C280 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280

1994 Mercedes-Benz C280 Problems

Control Flaps May Fail Due to Leaking Vacuum Manifold for Climate Control Actuator

The vacuum manifold for the climate control actuator may develop a leak, This can cause poor or no operation of the air delivery and temperature control flaps.

Bad Spark Plug Wires/Ignition Coils May Cause Misfires and Possible CEL

Failed spark plug wires and/or ignition coils can cause intermittent misfires (rough running); the Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Diagnoses of the ignition system will be necessary to determine which components are at fault.

Interior Wood Trim/Dash Pads Crack Due to Age and Sun Exposure

The interior wood trim and dash pad are likely to crack due to age and sun exposure.

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1994 Mercedes-Benz C280 Questions

I am having a problem with transmission. Its shifting rouch/late 1st and 2nd (1 answer)

Everyone saying that mercedez is awful to fix, cause so expensive. Anyone experience this problem with their car.

I have a oil leak with no visual sign of where its from .smokes after (2 answers)

undersids is covered with oil ,smokes after i turn engine off.l-2.8 with 177985 miles.where is the pcv valve located at on this engine?

I have problem with my Air Condition,only blows in the side vent hot air. (1 answer)

Some time my Air Condition Control goes off went ,I am driving the it blows is not to hot but is not cold how suppost to be.I will like to fix that Thanaks.

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1994 Mercedes-Benz C280 Reviews

I bought the used but I love it did replace drive train but other than that no problems it has 183,000 miles on it i have had it two years been all over in it.
drives great
Top Dawg, this 1994 C280 (W202). Have owned about 18-20 Mercedes since 1970s and this is light, tight, and just right. Sporty, nimble, economical (28-30 mpg), and dependable. Only replaced bulbs and filters; use synthetic oil (best gas mileage). Somewhat quirky wiring-- freaky door locking, radio sometimes out-- but all in all it's great. Clear coat paint now beginning to peel but car wasn't ga...

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