One or More Instrument Cluster Display May Fail on Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Instrument cluster displays tend to fail, especially the clock and gear indicators. Our technicians tell us the instrument cluster will require replacement to correct this issue.

Problem Data
RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 130,444 (52,000–218,000)
5 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
20 people reported this problem
Viewing 1 - 10 of 10 comments
losing clock read out
E320 sedan LED display fades away after 20/40 minutes of operation. It restores when cold. It seems to be more troublesome on hot days.
shift indicator, time, temp displays have disappeared or distorted.
Clock and Temperature on display panel not working
Pixels disappear never to reappear. Solution...
I've lived with it for 30,000+ miles.
Clock and other items you can't see them.
I have the same problem for my E-320 4- MATIC with 122k mileages. It is clock, tempreture and heater botton lights doesn't lit up to see ... How would I fix it?
Clock and gas gauge stop working
losing clock readout
parts of the instrument cluster fail. most annoying is the fuel gauge.