Auto Repair Q&A

Popular

Engine

Cooling System

Brakes

Suspension

Transmission

Exhaust/Emissions

Electrical

Body

Interior

Understand

Directory

Auto Repair Products

Mercedes ML270 CDI Auto 02 My ESP and BAS light is on. I have not got full power in car. their is no kickdown, Mechanic checked and could not find where brake light switch was on car to replace it as he says this is the problem.


sounds like it's in esp lock,

sounds like it's in esp lock, there is some thing causing this, pos. speed sensor or faulty abs module. you will have to get the diag. codes read to know where to start repair.

Thanks mws919, would you know

Thanks mws919, would you know where the Brake Light Switch wou8ld be located on my car, as according to the Merc garage it is not in usual place and he did a diag on car and it pointed to fault in brake light switch. The mounting bracket is their but no wires to attach it to.Have recently had 2 fuel injectors replaced and 3 seal repair kits, also new kickdown switch, new battery and Catylictic convector replaced.

heres link to website with

heres link to website with some info in this problem hope it helps http://www.benzworld.org/forums/w163-m-class/1498868-ml-270-cdi-bas-esp-...

i chcecked on a few diff.

i chcecked on a few diff. models and they all are on petal lever above booster rod.

Thanks for taking time to

Thanks for taking time to check. My car is now in a different garage. They have found the Brake Light Switch, it is built in with the master cylinder, costs a bit more to fix, but hopefully will sort the problem out. I will let you know outcome. You may come up against this problem in the future. thanks once again.


Auto Repair Q&A Contest

Win Cash!

Participate in the 10w40.com Q&A community to win cash prizes!

win cash prizes

Congratulations to our August Winners!

How To Play

 

Top Contributors: 2 weeks