Mercedes-Benz – Common Problems

The most common Mercedes-Benz problems

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Problems solved during Mercedes-Benz’s recalls do not usually determine the reliability of the vehicle itself. Even the common-recalled model can be a good choice and vice versa.

However, it is good to be informed for what problems the manufacturer has recalled most often. At least to know whether the defect was fixed by the previous owner, when buying a second-hand car. You should check your vehicle VIN with your nearest Mercedes-Benz dealer using our special page.


The most common Mercedes-Benz problems by model



Useful links

If you wish to know more about possible problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle’s history


Common Problems > Mercedes-Benz Recalls

Mercedes-Benz-X-Class-window-canopy
12. 10. 2021

The rear window on the canopy could break. The Mercedes-Benz X-Class vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 20 August … .

Mercedes-Benz-E-Class-2020-side-impact-sensors
04. 10. 2021

The electrical connector of the side-impact sensors might not be correctly latched and could become detached. This would lead to delayed … .

Mercedes-Benz-S-Class-2020- side-impact-sensors
04. 10. 2021

The electrical connector of the side-impact sensors might not be correctly latched and could become detached. This would lead to delayed … .

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