ABS Modulator Failure Due to Dirty Brake Fluid on Mercedes-Benz 500E

As brake fluid becomes dirty over time, it can cause a failure of the anti-lock brake system (ABS) modulator assembly. Our technicians recommend a complete brake system flush every two years to help prevent this issue.

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2 model years affected: 1992, 1993
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