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Internal and External engine oil & coolant leaks can develop from the head gasket and/or timing cover gasket; these leaks should be repaired before the engine oil and coolant intermix which can...
12 reports, 1 comment on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
A coolant leak may develop from the radiator due to degradation of its plastic components.
10 reports, 3 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
One or more door windows may stop working due to a failed window regulator.
8 reports, 3 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
High mileage vehicles may develop a transmission fluid leak from one or more of the oil seals.
7 reports, 2 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The dashboard is known to crack in hot climates.
6 reports, 1 comment on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The tie rod ends, idler arm, and/or drag link components of the steering linkage may wear prematurely.
6 reports, 2 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The AC system may not blow cold air due to Refrigerant leaks from AC manifold hoses.
6 reports, 2 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The cooling system hoses may fail unexpectedly.
6 reports, 1 comment on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The sunroof may not work correctly due to failed components as a result of age and wear.
6 reports, 2 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
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.
6 reports, 1 comment on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The bushings for the shifter lever wear out to the point where they break and fall out.
6 reports, 2 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
Motor mounts commonly fail, causing engine vibrations to be transferred to the body.
5 reports, 0 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
On high usage vehicles, the ignition lock may become difficult to turn due to wear of the ignition lock and tumblers.
5 reports, 0 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
The expansion valve can get stuck and is difficult to replace.
5 reports, 0 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
A coolant leak may develop from the water pump.
5 reports, 0 comments on this Mercedes-Benz 190E problem
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