2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC

2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC Problems

Flush Brake Fluid Every Two Years

It is not uncommon to encounter premature failure of the anti-lock brake system (ABS) modulator assembly due to dirty brake fluid. Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every two years in order to help prevent this problem.

Cracked Driveshaft Flex Discs May Cause Driveshaft Movement/Vibration

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.

Check Engine Light on Due to Failed Catalytic Converter

Catalytic converter failure is common and may cause a Check Engine Light to illuminate.

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2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC Questions

What is ESP malfunction is and how to fix it? (2 answers)

The check engine light turned ON and "ESP Malfunction see repair service" came on dashboard and car dose not accelerate. When the car is on and we leave the gear to Park or Neutral, the RPM oscillating and make hum hum hum noise. But we change the gear to D, or R, the car moves with ...

My airmatic lines had a hole in one of them causing both front and back to idrop (2 answers)

i fixed the line and the car was fine . Then i got the code again a few days later that car too low but it was only the front this time . Found another rubber hose that was cut so i put it back on got home and now front and back is down.. my car always held air and was level on all four corners b...

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