2008 Mercedes-Benz G500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mercedes-Benz G500
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2008 Mercedes-Benz G500 Problems
Door lock actuators, window regulators, and inside door handles are all prone to premature failure.
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 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. Communicating these specific symptoms to your technician can save diagnostic time.
2008 Mercedes-Benz G500 Recalls
The covers of the grill that protect the front turns signals prevent the signals from being seen well enough. Dealers will replace the signal assemblies with improved ones optimized for usage with the grills free of charge to resolve the concern.