ABS Modulator Failure Due to Dirty Brake Fluid on Mercedes-Benz E430

The anti-lock brake system (ABS) modulator assembly may fail due to dirty brake fluid. Our technicians recommend a complete brake system flush every two years in order to help prevent this problem.

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Average mileage: 118,000 (118,000–118,000)
5 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
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problem details
2000 Mercedes-Benz E430 118,000 mi,
brakes locked up. no pressure on the brake pedal its stuck to the floor. abs and esp lights are on