Mercedes-Benz M-Class Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mercedes-Benz M-Class reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Mercedes-Benz M-Class 2008: Why is my next service earlier than usual?
Just after a B service on my 2008 Mercedes-Benz M-Class the dash adviser notes that the next service is due in 15,000 km instead of 25,000 km. Is this just a trick to get more business? Read more
Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Jeep, Dodge, and Ram caught up in large round of recalls
Thousands of vehicles are caught up in a long round of recalls that involves everything from Takata airbags to incorrectly-printed tyre placards. Read more
Mercedes-Benz M-Class 2014: Smoking
My 2014 Mercedes-Benz M-Class has started smoking quite badly. There is no smell, or warning lights on the dash. I checked the oil and water levels and there is way too much in both. Checked a month ...Read more
How to update Mercedes-Benz sat nav?
My wife and I own a 2007 Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 and a 2010 ML350. The sat navs on both cars are out of date and Mercedes have said they cannot be updated! Is there some way to get it done? It is so ...Read more
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML350 review: 2005-2010
Ewan Kennedy reviews the 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 Mercedes-Benz M-Class as a used buy. Most Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUVs are bought as prestigious station wagons rather than a 4WD, though some ...Read more
ML 320, ML 350 or Jeep Grand Cherokee for towing a boat?
I am considering buying a 4WD for country trips and towing a 17-foot boat weighing about 1600 kg. I wouldn't do any serious off-roading. I am considering a Mercedes ML 320 or 350, as they seem to be ...Read more
Mercedes or Jeep for towing a boat?
I am considering buying a 4wd for country trips and towing a 17-foot boat weighing about 1600 kg. I wouldn't be doing any serious off-road driving. I am considering a Mercedes ML 320 or 350, as they ...Read more
Best sporty SUV?
I’m looking at updating my vehicle and have been looking at a 2013 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 with AMG kit, looking to spend $70,000. I have always been a Ford Territory driver, so was also considering ...Read more
Mercedes-Benz ML and GLE recalled over wiper fault
Mercedes-Benz is recalling its ML and GLE SUVs due to a concern the windscreen wipers may fail. Read more
Considering premium performance SUVs
I have a 2007 Mercedes GL500 that has done more than 200,000km and I'm deciding on its replacement. We no longer need seven seats but would like to stay with a large SUV. The AMG ML63-GLE 63 would be ...Read more
Best car for limo transport?
I want to start a private hire car business. I've considered several cars such as a Mercedes-Benz E250CDI, ML 250CDI or 350 diesel. Lastly I have discovered the BMW 530D GT. Knowing that some luggage ...Read more
Cost of Mercedes-Benz parts
I'm a Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG enthusiast and believe parts at Mercedes dealers are ridiculously expensive. Researching parts suppliers in Australia, and knowing prices are negotiable, can achieve ...Read more
ML350 balance shaft
I have just spent $5000 getting a balance shaft replaced on my Mercedes-Benz ML350’s V6 engine. The car has done 120,000 km and my wife loves it, but it is a great car with one big flaw. Mercedes put ...Read more
Should I buy a Mercedes ML250 or ML350?
My wife and I drive a 2007 Holden Statesman and are looking at a Mercedes-Benz ML 350 BlueTec for the long term. We looked at the ML 250 but would preferred the power of the 350 as we hold cars for ...Read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz ML300 steering issues
What do you know regarding about steering issues with the 2011 Mercedes-Benz ML300? I have one with an AMG pack with 21-inch alloys and low profile tyres that pulls to the left. When we first bought ...Read more
Used Mercedes-Benz ML350 review: 2005-2010
Mercedes-Benz was the first to hit the showrooms with a new prestige SUV, beating arch-rival BMW to market by a few months in 2000. Read more
Used prestige SUVs review: 2006-2009
It's a topic of debate -- some would argue the Range Rover kicked off the prestige SUV craze 40 years ago.Others say SUVs aren't serious off-roaders and the modern category was established by ze ...Read more
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class review: 1998-2012
Britain’s Range Rover had the luxury 4WD market all to itself for many years until the Germans finally entered the arena. Led by the M-Class, Mercedes’ first luxury SUV, this market segment has ...Read more
Disengaging Mercedes-Benz ML300
I noticed that the cruise control on my 2010 Mercedes-Benz ML300 does not disengage when I change down using the steering wheel shift paddles. Instead the revs go up. I have to put my foot on the ...Read more
Recently the transmission in my 2006 Mercedes-Benz ML 350 has been intermittently sticking in gear, and when it does it won't come out unless I stop the car and re-start it. The issue seems to be ...Read more