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Mercedes-Benz C280 Models:

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Mercedes-Benz C280 Problems

Miscellaneous -- Verified

Trunk springs can break and cause the trunk lid to fall back down when opened.

Miscellaneous -- Verified

The interior wood trim and dash pad are likely to crack due to age and sun exposure.

Heating & Air Conditioning -- Verified

The vacuum manifold for the climate control actuator may develop a leak, This can cause poor or no operation of the air delivery and temperature control flaps.

Drive Train -- Verified

A vibration felt through the center floor of the vehicle can be caused by cracked and/or shredded driveshaft flex discs, resulting in excessive driveshaft movement. If not repaired, damage to the driveshaft center support bearing, transmission, or differential can occur.

Electrical & Lights -- Verified

A rear tail light housing can fail causing the brake light on the affected side to be inoperative. Replacing the failed housing is commonly required to correct this issue.

Mercedes-Benz C280 Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., March 15, 2006

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Certain passenger vehicles equipped with sport model steering wheels fail to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard # 208 "Occupant Crash Protection"In certain tests conducted by NHTSA, using an unbelted female crash test dummy, conditions were found that occupants may not be properly protected during a crash, resulting in injuries. Dealers will install a new airbag module free of charge. The Mercedes recall # is 2006020005

 

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Electrical & Lights, August 1, 2008

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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.

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Electrical & Lights, February 20, 2002

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HOPPECKE BATTERIES. THE BATTERY MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE COULD BE LESS THAN NEEDED TO MAINTAIN PROPER ELECTROLYTE LEVELS.

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Engine, April 22, 1996

Summary: THE DRIVE BELT PULLEY ON THE ENGINE CAN DEVELOP FATIGUE CRACKS IN THE METAL AND BREAK. IF THE DRIVE PULLEY BREAKS, THE CAR WOULD NOT HAVE ENGINE COOLING, BATTERY CHARGING, AND/OR POWER STEERING.

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Mercedes-Benz C280 Questions and Answers

lesolo80, 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280, Manassas, VA

turn signals are intermittent. they will work when the car is first started most of the time but after driving for awhile they stop.

howe, 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280, Barre, MA

checked the fuses they are ok.what can i check?

howe, 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280, Amherst, MA

checked the fuses they are okey.what might be the problem?

howe, 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280, New York, NY

Hi there,need to know my car's radio code dont have the owners manual its number is WDBHA22E5RF019298.your help will be highly appreciated
howe

JReign416, 1994 Mercedes-Benz C280, La Grange, NC

Has been unused for about a year. It started yesterday. We let it run about 10 minutes. Now it refuses to start again. Pease help.

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Mercedes-Benz C280 Reviews

brakes have a squeal even after shoes and rotors replaced. Motor mnts needed to be replaced after 70k

cant open cd player

HEADLIGHTS HAS CONDENSATION ON BOTH SIDES. DOES NOT DISSIPATE EVEN ON SUNNY DAYS.

I,m having problems with my key opening my driver side door in the key give me problem to start my car i have to play with it to get it to start my car up I JUST GOT A turn up coil change in wires change spark plugs change now my check engine came on it was;nt on before i had the work done

Hi everybody:

Recently my C280 is expulsing the coolant from the reserve container when the temp. its around 80ÂșC, Do you know the cause? Thanks in advance for your kindly response.

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