The transmission drive selector module may fail resulting in the loss of gear selection capability. This condition can leave the vehicle stranded, and will require replacement of the drive selector module.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI
2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI
2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI Problems
The engine may stall or not start due to a failed crankshaft position sensor. Replacing the failed sensor should correct this issue.
The supplemental restraint system (SRS)/airbag light may illuminate due to damaged wires in the steering column. Any damaged wires should to be repaired and protected as necessary from further damage.
The HVAC blower motor may fail. This is commonly caused by water entry through the cabin air filter areas during heavy rain or snow. Failed blower motors should be replaced. Our technicians tell us there is no special fix for this issue at this time.
2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI Recalls (Recent)
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Mercedes–Benz is recalling certain 2008 GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Class vehicles for a possible defect in the driving pin used to control power steering oil pressure. If the pin breaks during normal vehicle turning, the steering assist will no longer operate, causing difficulty operating the steering wheel. Dealers will replace the steering gear in affected vehicles.
2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI Questions and Answers
How much does it cost to replace the camshaft position sensor. Or can I replace it myself
Do you happen to know what a new brake booster should retail for?
This is correct mileage. Purchased in Nov 2007 and there are no leaks on garage floor and only had to add about 1/2 qt since had oil changed in May 2011. Was advised there is a "pan" tha...
Was advised when had "B" service at 17,000 miles that it was leaking even thou had no oil spots on garage floor and only had to add 1/2 qt in one year. Doyle