2009 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG
2009 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG Problems
A problem with the ball joints can cause a creaking noise. There is an updated part to remedy this problem.
The brake light warning message for a bulb out may be displayed. Our technicians tell us the tail lamp housing may melt and distort causing a poor connection at the bulb. The lamp housing should be replaced to correct this condition.
Vehicles equipped with a 7-speed automatic transmission may develop a rough shifting condition, most commonly going up from first to second gear and going down from third to second or second to first gear. Our technicians tell us this is due to an internal component failure. Mercedes has released updated parts; the transmission will need to be removed and disassembled to complete the necessary repairs.
2009 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG Recalls
Due to a faulty seal around the tail light assembly, water may enter the rear compartment containing the spare tire. The water could damage the lift gate control module, causing it to fail. The failed module could overheat, increasing the risk of a fire. Dealers will update the tail light seals and relocate the lift gate control module. This recall is expected to begin during April of 2009. The Mercedes recall number is 2009030003.