20 Most Recent 2008 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes Benz E Class - Page 3 Questions & Answers


I have similar problem with wife's B200. Am told it's the neutral/park sendor in the gearbox, which prevents car starting unless in park or neutral. Dealer wants AUD$1200 to remove gearbox to replace faulty switch sensor. Will update this website on repair outcomes.

2008... | Answered on Dec 31, 2011


bulbs burned out or vehicle not recognizing reverse gear engaged at shifter-check wiring before condemning shifter assembly

2008... | Answered on Sep 21, 2011


1) Turn key to position 2.
2) Press/release the R button to show the next service due light. Release button.
3) Turn key to Off.
4) Press and HOLD the same R button to view the service light, THEN, within 2 seconds, turn key to position 2.
5) Wait up to 10 second and the light will reset to show new service .

Let me know if this worked.

2008... | Answered on Jun 05, 2011


go to walmart pay $20 dollars for a tpms reset

2008... | Answered on May 09, 2011


service 'c' means you have additional items that might need addressing during the service. Mercedes used letters A-F for the Flexible service system on the E class. The letter correspondes to the hours the service should take. Service A is 1 hour. Service B is 2 hours. Service C is 3 hours etc all the way to F. On average the service C consists of oil and filter change, vehicle inspection A and the brake fluid flush.

2008... | Answered on Jan 23, 2011


seems like faulty transmission, the reason is when you drive the car gears are up shift form 1 to 2 , 2 to 3, 3 to 4, 4 to 5, like that it should be 7 speed auto trans mission in your car, if you mention when which gear up shift the problem occurred I can give more information about what's the fault in transmission, so according to your details it's like two gears are engage together, when two gears are engage same time the transmission control unit understand it's something getting wrong in the transmission according to actual value of gear ratio, then trans mission change the gear to neutral for a second and after that it give the one lower gear than the gear which was stuck and drive fine, this thing might not happen all the time but is the problem verse it can happen all the time, the solution is you must get your car to the Mercedes dealer workshop then they can find what's the wrong inside the transmission before remove it, they have advance diagnose tool for it, then they will repair your transmission, this is the cheapest way, if some one repair your transmission without right understanding regarding what's the exactly fault you will be stuck, may have to be remove again and again,

2008... | Answered on Nov 12, 2010


The newer Mercedes-Benz need to be hooked up to a scanner to reset the computer.

2008... | Answered on Oct 18, 2010


2008 should still be under warranty. Call dealership or the 1800 mercedes number and have them fix it.

2008... | Answered on Sep 27, 2010


do you have a standard key or a smart key?

2008... | Answered on Jul 08, 2010


never done one to be truthful but i would investigate how the cover comes off to allow access to the light

2008... | Answered on Jun 13, 2010


it means that you need to have regular service work done by the dealer, service letter "C" disignates what is to be done, check the onwers manual or call your local dealer.

2008... | Answered on May 07, 2010


Each door has a sensor......one of them most likely has gone bad...

2008... | Answered on Dec 26, 2009

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