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Ignition tumbler stuck and needs replacement.
The tumblers are part of the ignition switch assembly on these vehicles. This part must be replaced as a unit. This particular part malfunctioning is a common problem on late 1990's Mercedes Benz products. Have a mechanic who is familiar...
Check Engine light on
If the Check Engine light came on in relation to the fuel cap being replaced, then that means it may not be a fuel cap related problem. I would recommend having the vehicle scanned for trouble codes by a knowledgable...
18 inch suspension spring popped off and car uncontrollable
Hello. This will only occur if there are other issues with the suspension. If there are any worn out bushings or and corrosion, then the spring can either break and fail or if the other components fail then the spring...
Coil spring tower detached from the frame and steering quit
Hello. I hate to say that this is a common problem, and there really is not alternative way of fixing it. When the top mount wears out, this will occur causing the steering to bind. The only way to fix...
Car in shop three times for major fuel leaks
Hi there. Due to the age of the vehicle, the lines will commonly rot out causing this. Due to the fact that there is fuel in these lines, this accelerates their deterioration. The only way to prolong the life of...
Rusted spring perches in front suspension are falling apart
Hello. When rust like this occurs, the only way to repair it is to take the vehicle to a frame fabricator, or by having the frame replaced. In certain climates this will occur if the frame is not protected with...
Rear windows regulator assemblies replaced four times
Hello. This commonly occurs on this vehicle due to the windows binding up in the tracks. When this occurs, it puts extra stress on the components which causes them to break. If the windows are moving fine and smooth, then...
Put in gear but car won't move
Hi there. That's an interesting concern you've described. With no codes present, verify proper transmission fluid condition, level, and type. Once you have verified the fluid type, level, and condition inspect the shift cable connector; usually located toward the rear...
Shaky suspension - 1995 Mercedes Benz E420
Given the amount of mileage on your car, this may suggest worn out shocks and struts. If you notice the car bouncing a bit more than normal or taking a few seconds longer to settle after going over a bump,...
The HVAC is not cooling the air in the car. Fan works, but no cooling. Can this be fixed by YourMechanic?
This can happen for a number of reasons such as being low on Freon, a faulty AC thermostat switch or a failing AC compressor. We do currently offer services for repairs/inspections of air conditioning systems.

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