2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Mercedes-Benz E350
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2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 ProblemsFailed Gateway Module May Cause Lack of Audio/Cell Phone Functionality
Lack of audio or cell phone functionality may be related to the failure of the audio gateway module.
Vehicles equipped with a 7-speed automatic transmission may develop a rough shifting condition, most commonly going up from first to second gear and going down from third to second or second to first gear. Our technicians tell us this is due to an internal component failure. Mercedes has released updated parts; the transmission will need to be removed and disassembled to complete the necessary repairs.
A vibration felt through the center floor of the vehicle can be caused by driveshaft flex discs, which crack and shred, causing excessive driveshaft movement. Not repairing these can cause damage to the driveshaft center support bearing, or, in the worst case scenario, damage to the transmission or differential.
2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 QuestionsWhat's schedule e (1 answer)
Says service for schedule E is due
makes a noise when the ac is on
2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 RecallsIncorrect Software Calibration May Cause Fuel Pump to Remain Powered in a Collision
There is a faulty software calibration that affects several areas including shutting off the fuel supply in a collision. This could cause a fire hazard during an accident. Dealers will reprogram this software. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2008 070001. This recall began during August, 2008.