Mercedes-Benz ML430 Repair and Maintenance
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Mercedes-Benz ML430 ProblemsEngine Performance Problems Due to Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure
The crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall. In most cases the engine will need to cool down a bit before it will restart but in some cases it may restart right away.
The covering for the center console can bubble and discolor. Replacement of the affected part is most commonly only way to repair this concern.
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 2000-2001 models have been recalled for a related issue - for more information please click here»
Mercedes-Benz ML430 QuestionsMy Ml 430 will not crank. The dash lights up but the engine does not turn over. (1 answer)
My ML430 will be driving along perfectly well, then just begins to slow down. No one seems to know what the problem is including the Mercedes Service Dept.
Mercedes-Benz ML430 RecallsCruise Control May Not Disengage as Expected
It has been determined that, under certain circumstances, use of the brake pedal may not disengage the cruise control as expected. All other means of disengaging the cruise control should remain effective. If the driver were to "pump" the brake pedal instead of applying consistent force, the level of force necessary to disengage the cruise control may be unusually high. Dealers will perform the repairs necessary to correct this concern. The recall is expected to begin September of 2011.