1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Mercedes-Benz E320
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1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 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.
The cup holder in the center console may break.
The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool off, but it may run roughly or have poor performance.
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 QuestionsMy 98 E320 has a rattling noise noticeable only when I slow down while braking (1 answer)
The noise is only noticeable at medium/slow speed when coming to a stop. It does not make noise while idling/ sitting still. It is a metallic rattle.