2003 Mercedes-Benz G500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Mercedes-Benz G500
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2003 Mercedes-Benz G500 ProblemsDoor Lock Actuators, Window Regulators, and Inside Door Handles May Fail
Door lock actuators, window regulators, and inside door handles are all prone to premature failure.
An engine Oil leak may develop from the PCV vent housing on the valve cover and/or the inspection plate on the front of the engine.
2003 Mercedes-Benz G500 QuestionsWhat does it take to get mercedes to recall or reimburse for the windows.. (1 answer)
Window regulators are substandard for this expensive car. Car has only 35,000 miles, bought it new. Don't drive everyday but make sure it's on the road to blow out engine iand all the services are maintained .
Vehicle can be parked, driving, locked, or unlocked. Remote unlock will shut off siren. Central locking in cabin will not turn it off, at least while driving. I can remove Fuse 8 but that also disables central locking altogether.
2003 Mercedes-Benz G500 RecallsFront Turn Signals Not Bright Through Grill Cover
The covers of the grill that protect the front turns signals prevent the signals from being seen well enough. Dealers will replace the signal assemblies with improved ones optimized for usage with the grills free of charge to resolve the concern.
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.