1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Mercedes-Benz S500
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1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 ProblemsPower Window May Fail Due to Window Regulator
One or more door windows may stop working due to a failed window regulator. Replacement of the failed regulator will be necessary to correct this concern.
The engine wiring can degrade because the insulating material falls off leaving the bare wire exposed. This can cause many problems depending on which wires are exposed and what they touch.
Problems with the pneumatic system can cause closing assist and door lock issues.
1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 QuestionsMy 96 mb 500 sl quickly overheated after gasing up within 8 miles blew the motor (1 answer)
first the ac failed and then the oil light whent on and the temperature guage off the chart within a few minutes from being stopped. The car had been hit the prior day and I need to confirm the relationship for the insurance to pay. Please Help!
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.