Electrical System Problems of Mercedes Benz E430
Mercedes Benz E430 owners have reported 8 electrical system related problems since 1996. Table 1 exhibits the 4 most common electrical system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's battery (3 problems). The second most common problem is linked to the vehicle's instrument panel (2 problems).
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Instrument Panel problems||2|
|Electrical System problems||2|
|Ignition Module problems||1|
Recently reported Electrical System problems of Mercedes Benz E430
The Battery problem
Vehicle identification number (VIN): WDBJF70J11_. The reporting person's vehicle is 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 Read details...
The Instrument Panel problem
The car is a 2001 Mercedes Benz E430. The VIN of this E430 is WDBJF70J61_. 2001 mercedes E430. Maybe as much as two years ago the time and temp sections of my instrument cluster began losing lines or pixels so the time and temp could not be read. Read details...
The Electrical System problem
The vehicle is a 2001 Mercedes Benz E430. The catalytic converter began very lightly rattling at low speeds only intermittently at only around 50000 miles. It now has approx. 60000 miles on it and has a loud noticeable rattle which is also causing vibration in the car and has made the hard shifting Read details...
The Ignition Module problem
The vehicle involved was a 1998 Mercedes Benz E430. The VIN of this vehicle was WDBJF70F5W_. The vehicle has exhibited symptoms for 15 months resulting in $2,000 in attempted repairs: replaced ignition and key, k module, and air regulator. Read details...