Spilling sticky liquids around cup holder may cause lid to stick/break on Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

Problem Description and Possible Solution
Cup holders break easily, especially if sticky liquids are spilled into the cup holder mechanism.
Problem Data
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4 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
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