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Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Problems

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Most Common Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Problems

The engine wiring can degrade because the insulating material falls off leaving the bare wire exposed.
A cracked or broken heater core outlet housing can cause a coolant leak near the bulkhead (firewall).
Problems with the pneumatic system can cause closing assist and door lock issues.
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