2003 Mercedes Benz ML500 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500

18 problems have been reported for the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500. The following chart shows the 7 most common problems for 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 5 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's seats (3 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Engine And Engine Cooling
5
  Seats
3
  Steering
3
  Electrical System
3
  Service Brakes
2
  Tire
1
  Gasoline Fuel System
1

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500 in 2003.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
0
  2018
0
  2017
3
  2016
3
  2015
2
  2014
3
  2013
1
  2012
1
  2011
1
  2010
0
  2009
0
  2008
1
  2007
0
  2006
0
  2005
3
  2004
0
  2003
0

small car iamge Compare the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500 with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Mercedes Benz ML500, the following table can be used to compare the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500 with the Mercedes Benz ML500 from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2003 ML500 is 18 while the average number of problems reported for the 7 model years of the Mercedes Benz ML500 is 16.

Table 3. Compare the 2003 Mercedes Benz ML500 with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2011 ML500
2
  2007 ML500
9
  2006 ML500
29
  2005 ML500
3
  2004 ML500
24
  2003 ML500
18
  2002 ML500
29


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