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1988 Mercedes Benz 300SE Base 6 Cyl 3.0L
Steering & Suspension - by Michael 1/30/2013What could cause a thumping noise coming from the rear at the rate of acceleration?
When the car accelerates there is a thumping noise coming from the rear of the car. It starts to thump faster as the car accelerates harder. I thought it was the flex discs but, it seems as if those have no tears. I also think it may be the bushings or half shafts ...
1999 Mercedes Benz ML320 Base 6 Cyl 3.2L
Steering & Suspension - by bailey 1/25/2013Put wrong power steering fluid in car. Can it be flush out
Will wrong fluid hurt car
2007 Mercedes Benz S550 4Matic 8 Cyl 5.5L
Steering & Suspension - by jjpidgeon 1/20/20132007 S550 Steering gets stiff after 10 MPH
After reaching 10 MPH I got multiple alarms - ABS, Park Assist, Distronic cruise control, night vision - and at the same time the steering got stiff. The steering is fine below 10 MPH even after getting alarms. The dealer found codes 5964, 5945, 5962, 5944, 5906, ...
1998 Mercedes Benz S600 Base 12 Cyl 6.0L
Steering & Suspension - by gayan2008 1/16/2013ADS light on in cluster without fault code
When initial start at cold ADS light on, after drive few km light will go off. But not showing any fault code with star diagnosis. Checked the oil level and bleed the system still same, please advise what is the next step
2002 Mercedes Benz S430 Base 8 Cyl 4.3L
Steering & Suspension - by brianblockwood 1/15/2013I would like to convert from air ride to struts will a shock absorber and strut assembly work or conversion kit suggest
2002 Mercedes Benz ML500 Base 8 Cyl 5.0L
Steering & Suspension - by Eric Freeman 1/14/2013Power steering leaks, I've changed reservoir still leaks, what do I do now?
Power steering fluid leaks out everyday
1998 Mercedes Benz ML320 Base 6 Cyl 3.2L
Steering & Suspension - by moore_roberta 1/9/2013How do i replace a lock cylinder.
2001 Mercedes Benz E320 Base 6 Cyl 3.2L
Steering & Suspension - by Gabriel 1/1/2013Squeaky steering on one side
Turning right when parking (very low speed) brings up a squeaky noise. Belt is new, steering fluid ok, the rack & pinion has been checked - no leaks... what am I missing? Also (not sure if related to the issue) when driving on highway, steering seams to be loose; ...
2005 Mercedes Benz E320 Base 6 Cyl 3.2L
Steering & Suspension - by Gary's Autos 12/22/2012Rear side leans then levels when car gets going
Rear side leans then levels when car gets going
1999 Mercedes Benz CLK320 Base 6 Cyl 3.2L
Steering & Suspension - by dbrock914 12/20/2012Why does my sterring wheel vibrate when I am driving 60 mph?
1997 Mercedes Benz C230 Base 4 Cyl 2.3L
Steering & Suspension - by steve 12/18/2012Srs light on after turn signal switch replaced
i just had the turn signal switch replace, the srs light came on and the steering wheel sqeaked like a sick mouse. i turned around and brought car back and told mech. he basically blew me off. i took it back 3 days later and he wanted to charge me $80 to reset srs ...
2006 Mercedes Benz E350 4Matic 6 Cyl 3.5L
Steering & Suspension - by beg2dif4 12/13/2012What is the difference between the high horn and low horn; is low does not work is it true it would not pass inspection?
Think inspection place trying to pull one over
2008 Mercedes Benz R350 Base 6 Cyl 3.5L
Steering & Suspension - by Touch 12/10/2012The car is suddenly lower on the left side than the right
The entire appears to have been lowered on the left side
2008 Mercedes Benz SL550 Base 8 Cyl 5.5L
Steering & Suspension - by joannheinle 12/4/2012Car has been making a loud sound when driving...dealer says it is a suspension damper switch. What does this do?
Doesn't appear to affect the engine or suspension in any serious way...but the car is noisy. Dealer says the cost to replace the "damper" is $972. is this a cosmetic repair or will delaying on this hurt the engine or suspension?
2002 Mercedes Benz ML500 Base 8 Cyl 5.0L
Steering & Suspension - by alimimufutauoladiran 11/28/2012My car stering is very hard to turn when in slow motion and the milage is 130000.
When driving in high motin, the stering is very flexible but when the car is in slow motion the stering becomes difficult to turn. what is the cause and what can i do to correct it.