really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

The NHTSA is the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints can be spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem. See the Back button — blue bar at the very top of the page — to explore more.

Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 2002 Mercedes-Benz C320:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

problem #1

Mar 012005


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Mercedes Benz C320 experiencing problems with transmission, accelerator, and a fluid leak. Answering 10118894 aae 4-27-05 the consumer complained about a valve noise, a ticking noise coming from the driveshaft, it was discovered that the leak caused some wires to become loose which caused the driveshaft to noisy. The consumer heard an unusual noise when he accelerated, but the noise decreased when he decelerated, seconds later the accelerator did not respond as if the vehicle were in neutral. The consumer took the vehicle to the dealer and the problem was corrected with the transmission.

- Palm Beach, FL, USA