2004 Mercedes-Benz E500 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 1, 2008

There are several computers in the vehicle and each computer requires proper software to operate the each vehicle system. One particular software calibration on this vehicle was erroneous from the factory and could keep the fuel system powered after an accident. This can cause fuel to continue to flow even after an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 8, 2005

The sensotronic brake control (SCB) system may default to the basic hydraulic mode. Greater pedal pressure and longer pedal travel will be required when trying to stop the vehicle.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 21, 2004

The sensotronic brake control (SBC) may default to the basic hydraulic function mode.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 22, 2003

The seat belt buckle may not lock properly under certain circumstances. In the event of a crash, the seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury.