2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500

2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Problems

Electrical switches in door latches may fail

Electrical switches in the door latches can fail, causing the door locks to rapidly actuate up and down multiple times when the locks are activated by either the keyless remote or door lock switch. A new door latch will need to be installed.

Leaks 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.

Brake Light Switch Failure May Cause ESP/BAS Warning Lights

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»

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2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Questions

I fell to sleep while my car was running with the heater on. I didnt realise it was low on gas. I ran out . i put some in and it wont start (1 answer)

First time problem.

What would make the horn blow intermittently and with explanation? (1 answer)

The horn blowing problem developed after having the vehicle serviced and new brakes installed. It was returned to the dealer to diagnose this and a problem with the brake wear light and coolant light illuminating and they replaced a faulty brake sensor & tested the coolant system for leaks fi...

we have replaced the rear tail lights and brake lights and turn signal.. (1 answer)

the rear left..driver side turn signal will not work...what can the problem possibly be?

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2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Reviews

Hello, my engine light want go off , I had the brakes changed, which the computer said the light was on. but the light stayed on still. Could you please help me? hank-You so much. Debbie Jenkins 423-355-4790
Do not buy this car. Research ML500 and problems on google. You will be glad you did.

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