Mercedes-Benz CL500 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz CL500 Center Console Armrest May Break
The center console armrest can break. Replacement is commonly the recommended repair.
THE PLASTIC LATCH AND CATCH BROKE. DID NOT REPLACE. CONSOLE LID IS HEAVY ENOUGH AND RIDGID ENOUGH THAT LID STAYS DOWN WHILE DRIVING AND IS EASY TO OPEN WHEN NECESSARY. - NeverLookinBack
it would not close properly after opening. have a body repairman fix latch. - Visitor
Glove box hinges, the center console armrest, and the cup holders break.
Instrument cluster lenses break easily.
The bushings for the shifter lever wear out to the point where they break and fall out. This ca...
Cup holders break easily, especially if sticky liquids are spilled into the cup holder mechanis...
The door for the vanity mirror (or the frame for the door) can break; due to a redesign, the mi...