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.
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2002 Mercedes-Benz E430 4MATIC
2002 Mercedes-Benz E430 4MATIC Problems
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern.
A squeak from the steering column is often related to a rubber boot in the column or a seal in the power steering rack.
The switch for the vanity mirror light above the sun visor fail; there is an updated switch for some models. On the remaining models, due to a redesign, the mirror "cassette" will need replacement.
Brake lamp housings can melt, resulting in a loss of contact for the brake light bulb holder. If this happens, the brake light will not work. Replacement of the damaged lamp housing should correct this problem.
2002 Mercedes-Benz E430 4MATIC Questions and Answers
I insert mt key and it barely clicks when I turn it, nothing happens. The lights will not turn on either. Is this a dead battery? How do I jump start it? Where is the battery located?
My veh temperature gage will rise quickly when the veh is idled in traffic. The fans do NOT come on to cool the vehicle either. Could this be a result of the thermostat being bad? The vehicle recen...
The whining noise occurs at highway speeds (45mph and faster). Seems to be coming from wheels.
When I insert my key in the ignition, it will not turn. I cannot start the car. If I hold down the unlock button on the remote sometimes it will allow me to turn the ignition. I have been stuck ...