Mercedes-Benz E430 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz E430 One or More Instrument Cluster Display May Fail
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.
Drive selector and clock is out on instrument panel - Visitor
LED display for outside temp and clock almost gone. - Visitor
cluster has gaps in display of clock, temperature and gear display - Visitor
Entire computer screen failed. Unrecognizable characters appear on 2 or the 3 panels. Main panel too faint to read. - Visitor
Had to replace entire inst cluster to correct this problem. It was covered under my extended warranty (thankfully) since the cost was 2500. I only paid the $100 ded. - EJ263
Mine started losing brightness, then working occasionally, now it a game of how little i can see - Visitor
All the problems listed I too have experienced with my E430 2001 - Visitor
began to have this problem at 30K mileage, replaced the entire unit for warranty. then by 50K mileage the problem recurred, replaced the entire unit again, also at extended warranty coverage. then at 75K mileage, problem resurfaced again, this time i gave up and let the problem stand without any correction. - Visitor
Temp, clock and some of the computer module readouts have gone bad. Mechanic is looking in salvage yard for replacement component. Not worth $2500 on a 14 year old vehicle. - Visitor
First one was the temperature indicator for passengers side. Then the outside temperature indicator went out. Now the radio screen is not showing up unless you turn it off and then off again. - DeaconHull
Clock read out display works intermittently - GAKast
ac light are on but no power no air - Visitor
The AC panel stopped wrking. The outside temp display shows partial number - Visitor
my dashboard lights/odometer/rpm/gas gauge went out and now I noticed my blikers burnt out Is this a fuse issue or what - GjLaRose
light flickers, lcd died - Visitor
can you tell me how to turn of the Exceeded Repair light on the dash board.
The switch for the vanity mirror light above the sun visor fail; there is an updated switch fo...
...TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> The mass air flow sensor tends to fail causing poor fuel economy and Check Engine light illumination. The engine air filter should be replaced when the mass air flow sensor is replac...
I have replaced batteries in the key however, the car will not recognize the key to start. Any...
My front engine seal failed and i replaced it but when i start the car it blows it out again an...