So how do you find out what problems are occurring? The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. This dam light is very aggravating. The diagnosis was steering column lock. Is this 'the best of nothing' customer relation?! I have a 2008 C300 I bought with 56k miles on it, I had to have the wheel bearings replaced immediately. Nov 06, 2012 Whenever this warning light or any other stays on in the dash it is indicating that the systems control module or the system sensor in the case of lights like low oil pressure, door open indicators etc. Came out of store car dead , nothing.
Again, common problem and not recall. On further investigation by a mechanic is was found that the error code was 9B51 which mean that the front left seat belt buckle needs to be replaced. The contact stated that the vehicle would not start after driving it to the store. I took the car to the dealer and told them I did not want the car back unless they could determine what had happened and could promise that it would never happen again. Pre safe functions limited, and inoperative traction control light comes on along with the blindspot not activated, esp system was off as well. Turned key back to position 2. The approximate failure mileage was 85,000.
Why does it only do this when my husband drives? The car is the same this morning and just won't do a thing. Upon arrival, and retelling my story to the service advisor helder crespo, he told me that their received numerous complaints about this particular vehicle make and that other customers are affected by this similar problem. The part to do the repair was unavailable. I was told its electrical and can happen at anytime, it's like a cellphone or a computer. I am extremely dissatisfied how this matter is being handled and that not even one single person who knew about this issue did not even apologize for the inconveniences that this had cased me. The manufacturer was notified of the failure.
The contact stated that while attempting to start the vehicle it would not start. Also they told me they might be able to cover it under warranty. The key unlocks the doors and the instrument panel information comes on. As soon as I got to my destination and turned the car off the car went completely dead, this time I wouldn't even let me lock the car with the fob. After contacting the dealer and the manufacturer on multiple occasions, the contact was informed that the parts needed for the recall remedy were still not available and no estimated time for receiving the parts could be provided. I only have 30k miles on my car and one owner before me. Car won't start and steering won't unlock.
The vehicle was towed to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the computer chip needed to be changed. After a 5-6 hours the cars ignition started working, but from reading others experience the ignition could disable forever at any time. This is largely due to its complex electrical systems, and extensive, theft-deterrent features designed to protect your Mercedes Benz. Fuel System Problems The most obvious first fuel problem to check is to be sure your vehicle has fuel in it!. Mercedes need to recall this asap, if they are not then we should open a class action lawsuit against them as they are playing with our lives. Do you think it could have been the weather as it was very cold yesterday? The entertainment system and the rear camera do not work.
When I returned to the car, they key fob would only turn the dashboard lights on, but the car will not start. What if this would of happened when I was driving and my steering locked? The vehicle was towed to the dealer. I never used any code reader to clear the fault. Local shop could not repair. The manufacturer did not know when the parts would arrive.
The stereo was frozen and it has stuck like that. In my 25 years of driving, I have had a several problems repaired under warranty once the car is over the mileage limit. Also, there was no rain between me driving the car and it not working. They informed me there is no recall and don't consider this issue a safety issue. This morning I turned on my car and drove it about 3 miles and so far the light has come back? Anything that I should be looking for? It might take until Monday June 20, 2016.
If the light os on then the airbag system is disabled and will not work in a collision. I almost had a panic attack, because I didn't know what to do and never had to call roadside assistance. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Almost all C300 and similar models will experience this failure before they reach 80,000 miles. This part needs to be recalled since it is a dealer only replacement part and no one can touch is besides the dealer due to theft and security measures. I contacted my mercedes dealership service department.
Mercedes does not treat it's customers right so this will be my last benz! I have read blog after blog about this very same issue yet no recall. Imagine having it happen while car is running. The problem with this issue is as explained by the mechanic that in an event of a crash the airbag will not deploy, which is pretty serious. When this service took place, I was informed that I need to have my transfer case resealed and the cam shaft magnets replaced. The car would not even start the only thing that would turn on was the radio and a message of not to forget to remove your key. When accelerating with my Mercedes C300, the car is actually loosing power. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair.
The contact had not experienced a failure. The vehicle was taken to Mercedes Benz of collierville 4651 S houston levee rd, collierville, tn 38017 where they informed the contact that the failure occurred due to the xm radio system was updating. When this service took place, I was informed that I need to have my transfer case resealed and the cam shaft magnets replaced. I returned to the car to move it but when I turned the key my ignition would not engage and the car wouldn't start. Mercedes has this particular issue cornered and is not doing anything to work with the customer.