Coolant Leak Due to Cracked/Broken Heater Core Outlet Housing on Mercedes-Benz S500

A cracked or broken heater core outlet housing can cause a coolant leak near the bulkhead (firewall). Our technicians remind us that coolant leaks should be repaired in order to avoid overheating the engine due to coolant loss.

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Average mileage: 145,000 (87,000–198,000)
7 model years affected: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, more1998, 1999, 2001
9 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
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