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Engine light just went on ? Engine runs a little rough - but once warmed up - she runs fine ?? Engine light is on when car is running ????
Serpentine belt is on OK
I see no broken belts -- any more belts other than serpentine?
Any idea where to look, or should I just tow to the shop
when you leave it over night it run the battery down,can disable it by takin the fuse out?
System acts like it's muted but the muted button is not depressed. Music was playing fine while parked, key was rapidly turned off then back on and the SOS phone button depressed (no phone conencted, nothing in dock) for radio, then no sound. Tried disconnecting batter (never doing that again) still no audio w. Check fuses all look good, even f61 & f66. Please advise on how to fix. I think maybe the keyfob buttons were pushed in some combnation to mute system: IDK Thanks, Kathy
If so would love to hear about the issue and the resolve. My keyless-go has a problem with “Keycard not recognized”? it sometimes starts the engine but cuts out within a second.
Doors lock and unlock all ok.
Whenever I start the engine and allow the vehicle to idle it leak fuel from the charcoal canister.
Problem began after a leaky transmission seal was replaced.. Tech admitted that a vacuum line was
Detached but replaced without apparent damage
2001 s500 Just got this car week ago from engineer that told me he has own this car for 10years, i check everything (so i tough) i forgot to check if cd was working. I notice that when I press cd (radio) keeps giving me no cartridge? I check and was in, I tried to eject and will not. How do I fix this? I read some info in web, allot of comment about cd cartridge worn out, its known trouble, one suggested removing battery and system should re-boot and will recognize cd? This I am hesitant to do. Any suggestion. OR SHOULD I JUST GO FOR AFTER MARKET BLUETOOTH AND CONNECT TO RADIO?
I have 188,000 miles on the vehicle.
Put a new relay and the rear airbag will not raise up.
Mixing valve for heater &air?
Have imported it from another country and the comand controls the clock by GPS. So would like to adjust the clock to my time zone. I can't use the Navi.
Will not run only has ground at wire to the compressor. All new parts. checked all fuses, A/C button on dash for off/on stays lit. Why does my wire not have power.
Happens mainly when moving in reverse, slightly going forward. Creeping along. Get's louder on rt turns. No codes.
Sometimes they work and sometimes not. What is the problem?
How do you turn this option on. I was told by dealer that the option to do this is on the dash display. I was told that all 2001 S500 series has this option.
smelt like oil, what could be the problem
The car has 85k miles and the suspension fluid level is a little low, the fluid looks clean but i wonder if it is good idea to change the filter and fluid. Were is the filter located?
THIS HAPPENS WHEN THE CAR IS OFF. WHEN THE CAR IS STARTED IT RASISES UP. THE CAR ISN'T RIDING AS SOOTHLY AS WELL.
My 1995 Mercedes Benz S500 has a problem with the starter engaging at random. After taking starter to shop for repair, found out starter is okay, but problem still exist. Any help will be appreciated.
Ac was woking fine, took to have it wash and notice the ac was working the same. The ac makes noise but there's no air flow or cold air. Wat can be wrong. Help.
what it can be the cause this
The radio and cd are working fine the display just stopped coming on. Could it be a fuse. Thank you for helping me out on this.
whats the going rate the front doesnt raise when i start it up
A few months ago everything worked and I never had any problems with A/C. But after not using the car for a couple of months, A/C stopped working. It blows the room temp air. I tried to see if hot air still blowing, it is. After switching to A/C i can hear how system changes and it sounds different as before. But not cold air is coming. First thought was that it leaks and need to refilled the system. but tester showed that pressure in the system around 100pci. what can it be? thank you.
Just bought the S500 (MB) with 88,000 miles. Mechanic told me to replace plugs and cables. Did not notice any issues when driving.$790.00
Whilst taking off from traffic lights.There was a hesitation in the gear change It was recently serviced .New oil new filter .The type of flare up only lasted seconds between 1st and second gears .Can u help
brake pads and rotors
Went through two containers of coolant after seeing white steam come from exhaust. No oil/coolant mix as of yet. Haappened during hard exceleration. Drove home and refilled,two containers leaked out within 15 minutes.
No blown fuses for seats or side mirrors as well as tilt and telescoping steering wheel. Worked once and then not since.