Mercedes

Have Mercedes questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Mercedes Questions
I have a 2006 cls 500 after changing the rear brake shoes, i
i have a 2006 cls 500 after changing the rear brake shoes , i get a red notification that says reduced braking power … read more
Lou P. master tech
Lou P. master tech
Mercedes Technician
Bachelor's Degree
6,653 satisfied customers
My brake system has failed, red light warning "reduced brake
Hi, my brake system has failed, red light warning "reduced brake power, depress brake pedal" I also had a p0500 code, car stuck in P and wont release … read more
Lou P. master tech
Lou P. master tech
Mercedes Technician
Bachelor's Degree
6,653 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 MB sl500. While driving yesterday the brake
I have a 2004 MB sl500. While driving yesterday the brake malfunction light. STOP on the left side and the brake light illuminated. I stopped the car with the emergency brake and limped home are turni… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
My dash warnings on the 2003 SL 500 read in bright red
My dash warnings on the 2003 SL 500 read in bright red "Stop" on the left and "brake defective! Stop Vehicle! " above the tach. Also I hear a clicking sound like a directional signal and a beep sound.… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
My 04 mercedes e320. my problem is while i m driving the red
hi my 04 mercedes e320 . my problem is while i m driving the red warning light come on and the brake system no more working. ithe brake pedal very hard to press and the car not stop. i have to use the… read more
Hipo64
Hipo64
Mercedes Technician
High School or GED
444 satisfied customers
SL500: I have a 2003 SL 500 with 43000 miles. Last fall while
I have a 2003 SL 500 with 43000 miles. Last fall while driving into our driveway the brakes stoppe4d working completely, a red light started flashing with a warning to stop immediately. I coasted to a… read more
Stan
Stan
Technical support engineer
Bachelor's Degree
3,418 satisfied customers
Marty, Question about my 2003 Mercedes E55 AMG (w211),
Hi Marty, Question about my 2003 Mercedes E55 AMG (w211), driving today this popped up on the dash in bold red warning "BRAKE: Reduce braking effect Visit workshop" in the middle and "BRAKE" to the le… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
SL500: I have a 2003 SL 500. I just bought this car
: I have a 2003 SL 500. I just bought this car a few days ago with 64k miles. I had the car checked out by a certified Mercedes shop before the purchase. The only issues were: Needing new ball joints,… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
C 200 Kompressor: Hi Marty. In my 200C Kompressor, 2004 model,
Hi Marty. In my 200C Kompressor, 2004 model, the AC blower has started to make a bit of noise. Can it be fixed, or it will have to be changed? Car has only done 30,000 miles. Also there is a brake ale… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
mercedes benz e500: Red light appears in instrument cluster
Red light appears in instrument cluster reduce braking effect, longer stopping distances. Brakes work fine no problem. 2004 E500 base model… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
cls: I changed the brake pads on my mercedes benz cls 500 and
I changed the brake pads on my mercedes benz cls 500 and now the warning light says reduce braking power and visit shop. Is there something that needs reset?… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
star: 03 SL 55..instrument cluster : incr..dealership..nothing wrong
SBC Problem ? I have a '03 SL 55 and sometimes i hear a strange sound from the sbc pump (not the usual arming sound) and i get a red warning in the instrument cluster : Incr. Breaking Distance, Start … read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
2006 cls500: pads..brake pedal now is very low..sbc..disconnect
hi,my brother in law changed the discs and pads on my 2006 cls 500. the brake pedal now is very low compared to before.i later read something about sbc and having to disconnect the battery before doin… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
2007 SL550: backing out of my garage the red abs light..brake pedal
Car is a low mileage 2007 SL550. When backing out of my garage the red ABS light and some other warnings were on the dash and the brake pedal had to be depressed as hard as possible to stop the car. P… read more
Marty
Marty
Mercedes Technician
Associate Degree
29,460 satisfied customers
mercedes: w211..5 to 10 minutes..my car have recall on year2005
hii..please help me...my car w211 e200k year 2003...i have mallfunction in white (service brake,consult workshop) and in 5 to 10 minutes become red warning (reduced braking power,longer braking distan… read more
Auto Psychic
Auto Psychic
owner
Bachelor's Degree
76 satisfied customers
Sl..front brake noise like a sqake pads look good only at low speed
My 2003 sl 500 make's front brake noise like a sqake pad's look good only at low speed red light's ect... no light's come in the dash ????… read more
MB Paul
MB Paul
Mercedes Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,567 satisfied customers
Mercedes: brake pads and rotors not realizing..connector..disconnected
(E500 Mercedes 2004 w/ SBC) I changed the brake pads and rotors not realizing that the SBC connector needed to be disconnected. During the process of changing the pads the SBC kicked on a couple times… read more
MB Paul
MB Paul
Mercedes Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,567 satisfied customers
Cls550: 000 miles../>The FRONT brakes/tires..REAR brakes
I have a 6/06 built CLS 550, with 30,000 miles. The FRONT brakes/tires look very good. The REAR brakes/tkires are worn out. All are original. Why is there such a difference in wear between front and r… read more
MBGuru
MBGuru
Bachelor's Degree
282 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

MB Paul

MB Paul

Mercedes Technician

3,567 satisfied customers

Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes

Marty

Marty

Mercedes Technician

29,460 satisfied customers

Bosch Certified Master Tech. Over 35 years experience.

Lou P. master tech

Lou P. master tech

Mercedes Technician

6,653 satisfied customers

20 years Master Certified excellent fix rate and have access to factory wiring, and instructions.

Michael Warfield

Michael Warfield

Factory Mercedes-Benz Technician

3,132 satisfied customers

Mercedes-Benz Master Certified technician

Matt

Matt

Engineer

643 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 23 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

promerc

promerc

mercedes diagnostic technician

553 satisfied customers

Qualified mercedes diagnostic technician & service team manager , ATA registered Master tech

Hipo64

Hipo64

Mercedes Technician

444 satisfied customers

Work and diagnose electronics on daily basis.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x