Inside Grab Handles/Upholstery/Door Trim Panels May Delaminate on Mercedes-Benz C320

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Inside grab handles, the upholstery on the center console cover, and door trim panels can delaminate. Most commonly replacement of the affected part is necessary.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 87,924 (58,000–160,000)
5 model years affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, more2005
27 people reported this problem
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Left inner door handle dislodged from door panel; had to have replaced.
Left door handle -same problem at about 115,000miles
Right door handle - same problem at about 120,000 miles
driver side interior handle broke.........
Interior grab bar on passenger side pulled out of the door.
plastic-like grab handles and both passenger & drivers door cracked and broken.
Inside grab handle on DRIVER and PASSENGER side broke
Both inside grab handles BROKE within a month of each other
L handle dislodged 45000 miles
R handle dislodged 72000 miles
the grab handles on both interior doors came off the forward support. after much back and forth with the dealer, he did replace them
Inside Grab Handle Passenger Side Broken
door handle broke off.
The door handle on the driver's side had to be replaced.