Mercedes-Benz C230 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz C230 Dead Battery Due to Failed Seat Control Module
A dead battery can be caused by a faulty seat control module that does not properly shut down. Spilling liquids on the front seats can cause these modules to fail.
nobody could figure out what the problem was for weeks, after many jump starts, someone finally did. this is def something Mercedes should recall, all the great features i liked in the beginning, are all failing me now...:( - bbmcgee65
Battery dying due to seat module. Dealership wants $ 700.00 to correct problem . I disconnected diver side, I will determine whether or not I'll fi this problem. - Visitor
My battery kept going dead. It ended up being the seat control module. Im had to diconnect the passenger CSM. it was okay after that. You would think that it would be a recall... - Treeken
My battery kept going dead every day. I was told it may be a seat control module. I traced it back to the passenger CSM. After I disconnected it, the battery stopped going dead. The CSM is supposed to shut off when you turn the car off. Apparently the CSM does not shut off completely, thus draining your battery. - Visitor
Battery keeps dying. Passenger side seat control not working now. Wonderering if this is the problem. - Visitor
Constant inexplicable battery drain. Diagnosed by mechanic. Disconnecting the fuse solved the problem until it was fixed. - Visitor
Battery would die a day after because of bad seat control module. - Visitor
Same problem should have a recall Mercedes knows about this problem but will not recall. - Visitor
fixed drivers side new module $2-300 ...disconnected Pax side. - Nascarmd80
batter goes done if car sits more than a day - Visitor
How many control arms does a c230 2006 mercedes use in the rear ?
front seat controls don't work all the time, recently the radio stpped working (after new trans...
This morning when I got in the car it shows a front passenger seat lock malfunction and indeed,...