190E 2.3 Sedan (2.3L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Electro-Hydraulic Actuator (EHA), the Air Sensor Plate Potentiometer and the Serpentine Belt Tensioner.
The cost to repair the EHA is estimated at $187.00 for parts and $19.50 for labor.The cost to repair the Air Sensor Plate Potentiometer is estimated at $358.00 for parts and $32.50 for labor.The cost to repair the Serpentine Belt Tensioner is estimated at $242.00 for parts and $91.00 for labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|Transmission & Driveline|
|Steering & Suspension|
|Heating & Air Conditioning||
Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Air Conditioning (A/C) Compressor Speed Sensor, the A/C Compressor and the Mixing Flap Potentiometer, and a periodic problem is failure of the A/C Compressor Control Unit.
The cost to repair the A/C Compressor Speed Sensor is estimated at $143.00 for parts and $162.00 for labor.The cost to repair the A/C Compressor is estimated at $970.00 for parts and $182.00 for labor.The cost to repair the Mixing Door Potentiometer is estimated at $48.00 for parts and $227.50 for labor.The cost to repair the A/C Compressor Control Unit is estimated at $125.00 for parts and $26.00 for labor.This vehicle was originally charged with R-12 refrigerant which is no longer being manufactured. The refrigerant is still available, but it is very expensive ($25.00-$50.00 per pound, 2-5 pounds per vehicle). Conversion to the new R-134A refrigerant is possible, at an average cost of about $100-$250 parts and labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|Starting & Charging|
|Overall||4 out of 5|