2004 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Mercedes-Benz ML500
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2004 Mercedes-Benz ML500 ProblemsLeaks Develop at Differential Seals/Cover on High Mileage/Older Vehicles
Leaks may develop from the differential cover and/or seals on high mileage or older vehicles. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit if these leaks are addressed.
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern. A recall on certain 2002 models have been recalled for a related issue - for more information please click here»
Release cables for the rear seat (second row of seats) tend to stretch or break requiring replacement.
2004 Mercedes-Benz ML500 QuestionsBattery dead. AAA stated SUV has major electrical drawing on battery. ??? (1 answer)
I have a 2004 ML500 and when I try to lock the doors the right rear door lock activates 3 - 4 times but doesn't lock.