Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your Mercedes-Benz G500
Mercedes-Benz G500 Models:
Mercedes-Benz G500 Problems
Door lock actuators, window regulators, and inside door handles are all prone to premature failure.
As a way to increase braking performance, the brake pads and rotors are make of a softer material and may be in need of replacement after approximately 20,000 miles; owners should be vigilant about getting their brakes checked.
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern.
The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool off, but it may run roughly or have poor performance. Communicating these specific symptoms to your technician can save diagnostic time.
An engine oil leak may develop from the oil level sensor. Replacement of the leaking sensor will commonly correct this concern.
Mercedes-Benz G500 Recalls (Recent)
RepairPal Expert Overview:
There is a faulty software calibration that affects several areas including shutting off the fuel supply in a collision. This could cause a fire hazard during an accident. Dealers will reprogram this software. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2008 070001. This recall began during August, 2008.Learn more »
Mercedes-Benz G500 Questions and Answers
shakes and ratttles on and off. did balance and tire rotation check the tie rods ok. No specific speed or bumps that causes to shake and rattle. the steering wheel sometimes vibrates too but not al...
tell me how to get into the battery compartment to change the battery
I took my 02 G 500 to the dealer to replace my left front door window regulator. Since then the interior light do not com on.They only blink and now it is draining my battery.The dealer told me it ...
How many miles?