1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC

1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC Problems

Premature Tire Wear Due to Cracked Lower Control Arm Bushings

Irregular and premature tire wear can be caused by the lower control arm bushings cracking, resulting excessive movement at the control arm pivot point. Ball joints can also wear out prematurely, causing similar tire wear symptoms. I some cases it may be necessary to replace the lower control arm, including bushings & ball joint to correct this concern.

Replace air filter when replacing failed mass air flow sensor

The mass air flow (MAF) sensor tends to fail. The engine air filter should be replaced when the mass air flow sensor is replaced; a dirty filter can allow debris to damage the new sensor.

Oil May Leak From PCV Vent Housings and Inspection Plates

An engine Oil leak may develop from the PCV vent housing on the valve cover and/or the inspection plate on the front of the engine.

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC Questions

MY 1999 E-320 4-MATIC S/W DEVELOPED A TRANS COOLER LINE LEAK, SO WE HAVE BEEN (1 answer)

UNABLE TO FILL IT AS THERE IS NO DIPSTICK, WE BOUGHT A UNIVERSAL ONE BUT NEED TO KNOW HOW FAR FROM THE FROM TOP OF THE FILLER TUBE IT IS TO THE MAX. AND MIN. FLUID LEVELS EXACTLY... AND DO WE BOTTOM OUT THE DIPSTICK..???????? TKS

ignition key wont turn steering is locked, batteries are new (1 answer)

my fob is fine, car battery is fine, locks and unlocks fine, but ignition wont turn, steering wheel wont turn, car wont start. alarm is fine.

Car shut off while driving after problem with keys & ignition hard to turn over. (1 answer)

1. My 1st key stopped starting the car one day. 2. The 2nd key worked for a while. Then it kept getting harder & harder for the ignition to turn over taking 1 to 3 tries each time b4 starting but car would run smoothly. Then car just cut off while I was driving & won't start. I rep...

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC Reviews

I owned a e300 before my e320 and I would not own anything else if I can afford it. It has the best ride, offers great dependability and safety as well as perforance of any car I have ever owned. I want to keep it as long as possible.....see no reason to change or upgrade. If I should need another car, I would buy a Mercedes Benz...best value for your money by far. I hope that has not changed i...
I love this car despite being a little afraid of it. It has been very dependable but now that I approaching 200k things are beginning to happen i.e. camshaft pos sensor, oil leaks, key tumblers wearing out, sunroof inexplicably slowing down and displaying weird directional behaviors, seat adjustments starting to do the same. Aside from that, I have never driven a more enjoyable car. considerin...

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