Mercedes-Benz R500 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 January 16, 2007

The accelerator pedal of the car is attached by mounting studs and the nuts that secure it. Some of these nuts may be loose, which can allow the pedal to become unstable.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 15, 2006

Wiring to the starter motor may be damaged, resulting in loss of function of the vehicle's electrical system.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 3, 2006

The second row belt buckle may not be secured correctly, causing it not to function as designed in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of personal injury.