Mercedes Benz E430 owners have reported 3 problems related to battery (under the electrical system category).
The contact owns a 2001 Mercedes Benz E430. The contact stated that the vehicle exploded when he attempted to start the engine. The dealer stated that the battery was defective, which caused acid to spill all over the engine and cause the explosion. He stated that this was the vehicle's original battery. The failure and current mileages were 179,000.
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While driving 10-15 mph another vehicle hit consumers vehicle on drivers side. Seatbelt did not restrain consumer properly as he was tossed from side to side. Consumer was injured in accident. Vehicle stalled while driving. Acid damage from battery due to missing vent hose. Brakes squeaked, dealer replaced front pads and rotors. Glove compartment broke.
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Loud original bttery explosion under rear seat with dislodging of rear seat and acid spary.
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