2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC
- Brake Light Switch Failure May Cause ESP/BAS Warning Lights
- Wire Connector on Transmission May Leak Fluid and Damage Control Module
- Leaks Develop at Differential Seals/Cover on High Mileage/Older Vehicles
- Oil Leaking From Oil Level Sensor
- Bad Spark Plug Wires/Ignition Coils May Cause Misfires and Possible CEL
2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 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.
The electrical connector at the automatic transmission may leak fluid into the wiring harness. If not repaired, the oil will migrate through the wiring harness and damage the transmission control module. A new harness and control module may be necessary to correct this problem.
High mileage or older vehicles commonly develop leaks from the differential seals and/or cover. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit whenever these leaks are repaired.
2006 Mercedes-Benz E500 4MATIC Questions
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 ...
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...