Mercedes-Benz C280 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz C280 High Usage Vehicles May Experience Ignition Lock and Tumbler Failures
Due to wear, high usage vehicles can experience ignition lock and tumbler failures. The ignition lock cylinder will generally require replacement to correct this concern.
the master key was worn and causing tumbler failures .. I started using the round key instead and it is still working - Visitor
The key wont turn on the ignition, I guess I'm having the same problem, as the other people!! - Visitor
drivers side doors lock no longer functions, have not yet replaced - Visitor
Key won't turn. But after several tries turns and starts car with no problem. - Visitor
The doors will not lock. The fuses seem to be good as other things work.
key will not turn to start the car
How to replace switch-tumbler in a 96 benz C280? Do you need special tool to remove key cylinde...
Replaced the lock and cylinder and a new battery.Turn the ignition on and the starter starts to...
High mileage vehicles may develop a leak from one or more of the transmission oil seals.