2007 Mercedes-Benz C280 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Mercedes-Benz C280

2007 Mercedes-Benz C280 Problems

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.

Camshaft Adjuster Solenoid Failure

The camshaft adjuster solenoid (which is related to the variable valve timing system) may fail or timing chain/balance shaft components may wear, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and various drivability issues. Mercedes-Benz has released a service bulletin outlining specific repair instructions depending on fault codes stored.

Dead Battery Due to Failed Seat Control Module

A dead battery can be caused by a faulty seat control module that does not properly shut down.  Spilling liquids on the front seats can cause these modules to fail.

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2007 Mercedes-Benz C280 Questions

Can anybody provide a copy of fuse box diagrams...my used C280 did not come with (1 answer)

AC trip off and on and temperature sign comes on intermitently. See details (1 answer)

1) The A/C is tripping off and on. It comes on for like 20secs and then trip off for more 4mins or longer. At the time it stops cooling, the fan blows well but not cold. What could be wrong with the A/C system?
2) There is temperature sign (like the symbol of a thermometer) that comes on intermi...

The horn and radio on my C280 stopped working. What can I do? (1 answer)

I checked the fuses and, in my owners manuel, it does not show a fuse for the horn!!

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2007 Mercedes-Benz C280 Reviews

brakes have a squeal even after shoes and rotors replaced. Motor mnts needed to be replaced after 70k
HEADLIGHTS HAS CONDENSATION ON BOTH SIDES. DOES NOT DISSIPATE EVEN ON SUNNY DAYS.

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