Mercedes-Benz 300CE Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Mercedes-Benz 300CE

Mercedes-Benz 300CE Problems

Blend Doors in HVAC May Stop Working Due to Bad Vacuum Actuators

One or more blend door vacuum actuators may fail resulting in the incorrect output temperature from the HVAC system. Failed actuators will require replacement to restore proper HVAC operation.

Leaks Develop at Differential Seals/Cover on High Mileage/Older Vehicles

Leaks may develop from the differential seals and/or cover on older or high mileage vehicles. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit when these leaks are addressed.

Premature Tire Wear Due to Cracked Lower Control Arm Bushings

The lower control arm bushings can wear and crack, leading to irregular and premature tire wear. Worn Ball joints can also cause similar tire wear problems. I some cases it may be necessary to replace the lower control arm, including bushings & ball joint to correct this concern.

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Mercedes-Benz 300CE Questions

Troubleshooting bad exhaust valve (1 answer)

Wont pass smog.
Compression check compressions are 75lbs, 135 lbs, 190lbs, 175lbs, 160lbs and 185 lbs

Have mercedes ce 1990 24v starts fine when cold but won't start hot (1 answer)

What to do about exterior light that is dim? (1 answer)

Dash light for exterior light comes on when lights are on...yes the right side light is much dimmer than the left..stays on also in high beams as well as low beam...This problem just started

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Mercedes-Benz 300CE Reviews

ITS 2014 I JUST BOUGHT THE 300CE FROM STAMFORD CT, LIVE IN COOPERSTOWN NY IN SUMMER AND JUST BEFORE COMING TO FLORIDA BOUGHT THE CAR WITH ABOUT 114K ON HER, JUST BEAT THE WINTER AND DROVE THE CAR TO FLORIDA, AFTER PUTTING ABOUT 1000 MILES ON IT IN NEW YORK. I KNEW THE CAR LEAKED OIL, LOOKED LIKE THE TIMING BELT MIGHT HAVE BEEN DONE, AND IT DOES LOOSE OIL, REALLY HAVEN'T SPENT A LOT OF TIME ON ...
I'm a proud owner of a 300CE and I love it! I recently purchased the car and the more I drive it, the more I become attached to it. For a 1993 it's in excellent condition and its still running great 19 years latter. When I drive this car I feel noticed by everyone with its black exterior and stunning looks it really is intimidating. Overall, The 1993 Mercedes-Benz 300CE is a very solid car that...
great car this is when they made a real Mercedes Benz

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