Early Versions of Central Gateway Module Have Software Problems on Mercedes-Benz E320 CDI

The early versions of the central gateway module (which allows different systems to communicate with each other) have software problems. 

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Average mileage: 121,666 (90,000–155,000)
2 model years affected: 2005, 2006
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2005 Mercedes-Benz E320 CDI 155,000 mi,
CAR LOST POWER AND MULTIPLE ERROR MESSAGES APPEARED. TOWED TO MB DEALER DIAGNOSED CENTRAL GATEWAY MODULE. REPLACED NO PROBLEMS AFTER 10K MILES
2005 Mercedes-Benz E320 CDI 90,000 mi,
While driving on I-95 suddenly my dashboard warning signals started flashing one after another. Car then lost power with dead gas pedal. Was able to coast onto emergency lane to await tow. Car still in shop but have been told that central gateway computer was 'down'.