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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2001 Mercedes-Benz E430
2001 Mercedes-Benz E430 Problems
A squeak from the steering column is often related to a rubber boot in the column or a seal in the power steering rack.
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.
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.
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.
2001 Mercedes-Benz E430 Questions and Answers
How do I open the glove compartment
where can I find the 6 solenoids for the transmission?
Repairman says that the dot 4 brake fluid drains from my anti lock braking system and needs replacement. Does this have a pump other than the Master cylinder pump?
This squeaking sound is not heard all of the times. Usually when the car has just started or after getting it wash.
2001 Mercedes-Benz E430 Reviews
After warrenty expired, all hell broke lose....Transmission fluid leak, instrument panel need to be replaced, rear window motor replaced, air conditioning not working, CEL come on all the time. body paint got cheaped easily. ETC Maintenance and repair is very expensive.
Second one, this one has tranny problems w/sloenoids