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2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500 is between $864 and $1056 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500
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$960
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The power steering return hose may leak at the radiator cooler fitting. If the clamp is not properly tightened, the hose can blow off, causing increased steering effort and a mess under the hood.
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern. A recall on certain 2002 models have been recalled ...
It is not uncommon for the power steering rack to develop a fluid leak requiring replacement of the rack assembly. Loss of power steering fluid may also cause an abnormal noise and damage to th...
MERCEDES-BENZ IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2000-2002 M-CLASS AND MODEL YEAR 2000-2004 M-CLASS ...
MERCEDES-BENZ IS RECALLING 125,228 MY 1998-2004 M-CLASS VEHICLES. THE HOSE CLAMP USED TO SECURE ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE LEFT FRONT UPPER CONTROL ARM MAY NOT MEET THE SPECI...
Overall (2 Reviews)
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Exhaust & Emissions
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August 22, 2010
2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500
I truly enjoy driving this car. It's quite powerful, compared to the Volvo S80 I previously owned. The only things I can complain about are the breaks which make a hell lot of a noise. I tried clea...
June 21, 2010
2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500
I purchased this car new after owning a 1998 ML320 which was very reliable. The only problems with the 2002 ML500 was that the initial wheel alignment was not accurate, causing premature tire wear...