1996 Mercedes-Benz E300 Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Mercedes-Benz E300 ProblemsInstrument Clusters Tend to Fail
Instrument cluster displays tend to fail, especially the clock and gear indicators. Our technicians tell us the instrument cluster will require replacement to correct this issue.
A malfunctioning HVAC blower motor regulator can cause the blower motor to operate below the requested speed or not at all. Updated regulators are available; the blower motor and cover need to be replaced at the same time to upgrade the system.
The evaporator temperature sensor can fail, causing the AC compressor not to cycle. If the AC compressor does not turn on, the AC system will not blow cold air. If the compressor is stuck on, the air will be very cold at first, before warming up.
1996 Mercedes-Benz E300 QuestionsTrans will not shift into high gear and engine light/cluster out (2 answers)
the transmission shifts normally until the last gear and will not shift also the cluster is randomly going out with a engine dianostic light.
My automatic window "ground" to a halt while it was down the other day. It sounded like the motor was still working but like some gear structure broke and was ground up. I need to know how to get the door panel off to see what the damage is. Can someone direct me to some diagrams a...