2003 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML320 AWD 4dr SUV (3.2L 6cyl 5A)
NOISY TAILGATE LATCH ON MY WAY HOME
AFTER PURCHASE, AND NEEDED REPLACEMENT.
ANNOYING CREEKING SOUND DEVELOPED ON
PASSENGER SIDE WINDSHIELD FRAME
POST.DEALER KEPT VEHICLE 3 WEEKS. AFTER
TAKING MOST OF THE FRONT END AND DASH
APART THEY FOUND A SPOT WELD WHICH
NEEDED TO BE RE WELDED. VISIT TO CAR
WASH, THE WINDOW SWITCH WOULD NOT CLOSE
WINDOW AND HAD TO RETURN TO DEALER FOR
REPLACEMENT. POWER STEERING HOSE BROKE
AND LEAKED ALL OVER DRIVEWAY BECAUSE OF
FAULTY DESIGN. WOUND UP HAVING RECALL
ON THIS FAULTY DESIGN.TOP HEAVY FEEL
WHEN DRIVING ON WINDING ROADS.
MERCEDES NAMEPLATE IS PROBABLY THE ONLY
THING ABOUT THIS VEHICLE I LIKE, IN
ADDITION TO THE GOOD VISIBILITY
COMPARED TO MOST OTHER SUV'S ESPECIALLY
GOOD VISIBILITY OUT THE BACK HATCH
LOWER CENTER OF GRAVITY.
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