Mercedes Benz C Class - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Mercedes Benz C Class owners have reported a total of 217 problems for their cars built in the 15 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Mercedes Benz C Class. The 2002 Mercedes Benz C Class cars have the most problems reported (46 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Mercedes Benz C Class

  Common problems of Mercedes Benz C Class

The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for Mercedes Benz C Class cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (46 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (23 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Mercedes Benz C Class

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
46
  Engine And Engine Cooling
23
  Power Train
16
  Exterior Lighting
16
  Suspension
12
  Air Bag
11
  Tire
11
  Seats
10
  Visibility
9
  Service Brakes
9
   
  Other Fuel System
8
  Gasoline Fuel System
8
  Unknown Or Other
8
  Equipment
7
  Vehicle Speed Control
6
  Structure
5
  Steering
4
  Electronic Stability Control
3
  Wheel
2
  Seat Belt
2
  Child Seat
1


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