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Mercedes-Benz E500 Problems

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Most Common Mercedes-Benz E500 Problems

Rear air springs (bellows) may develop leaks, which causes the air pump to run more often to maintain ride height.
The release tab for the center console can fall off unexpectedly.
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3 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Brake Problems

6 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Drive Train Problems

7 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Electrical & Lights Problems

10 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Engine Problems

4 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

3 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

8 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Miscellaneous Problems

8 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Suspension & Steering Problems

49 Known Mercedes-Benz E500 Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mercedes-Benz E500 years 2003, 2004, and 2005 are the most likely to experience problems.

2003 Mercedes-Benz E500
2004 Mercedes-Benz E500
2005 Mercedes-Benz E500
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