Mercedes-Benz S500 Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz S500 Vanity Mirror Door May Break
The door for the vanity mirror (or the frame for the door) can break; due to a redesign, the mirror "cassette" will need replacement.
Purchased vehicle in 2006 with broken passenger vanity mirror door. - Visitor
both Lt and rt vanity lights inop. I'm guessing new visor asm. - Visitor
I am still looking for a fix. - Visitor
Passenger vanity mirror, plastic arm broken - Visitor
Both vanity mirror frames cracked. - Visitor
Dealership replaced it but it broke again so I just left it as is. It will not move to up position constantly drops down as a sun visor even when I don't want one. - S54eye
Vanity mirror door broke - Visitor
Purchased the car with a broken driver side vanity mirror door. I glued it shut temporarily until I get around to replacing it with a new one. - Visitor
Yes, I have a similar problem at the driver's side. - Visitor
Both Mirror framws broken. - Visitor
mirror door won't close completely and light will not stay on unless holding it. - Visitor
Instrument cluster lenses break easily.
Glove box hinges, the center console armrest, and the cup holders break.
The bushings for the shifter lever wear out to the point where they break and fall out. This ca...
Cup holders break easily, especially if sticky liquids are spilled into the cup holder mechanis...
The center console armrest can break. Replacement is commonly the recommended repair.