Mercedes-Benz S500 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz S500 Center Console Armrest May Break
The center console armrest can break. Replacement is commonly the recommended repair.
Armrest cup holder broken - Mltrepairs
the cup holder hyper extended and broke, the dealer wants $300 fo rthe repair - Visitor
Center console lid latch broken, instead of a simple one piece design, it is three parts include the lever, a dogear device and the latch itself. Apparently the middle component broke and I cannot even see how to remove the part - Visitor
Started sticking and would not closed properly. Finally broke completely. - Visitor
Center console arm rest is hinged. Passenger side armrest will not fully re-seat to proper position. No obvious fix. - Visitor
Center console cover hinges both broken with 80K miles. Haven't fixed, found hinges yet. Intend to fix myself and would like repair and replacement procedures on how to remove the old hinges and install the new hinges - Gullster1
Yep the whole component just cracked from the cup holders to the phone holder to the compartment. When I bought it all worked fine but after only 6 months it failed to glide slowly down when lifted up. It now slams to close if you let it go. However I did convert the phone to bluetooth and it is working excellent. The leather cover is also very very ugly and worn out. - S54eye
Pushed down center console cup holder will not disengage and pop up. - Visitor
did not fix... very expensive and not worth it - Visitor
Cup holders break easily, especially if sticky liquids are spilled into the cup holder mechanis...
Glove box hinges, the center console armrest, and the cup holders break.
Instrument cluster lenses break easily.
The shifter becomes stuck in park and i cannot shift it to another gear. Was changed 3 years ag...
MY 1995 S500 LEAKS RADIATOR COOLANT ONTO THE REAR FLOOR ON BOTH SIDES AT 1ST. I WOULD JUST REPL...