cigarette lighter not working... - Mercedes-Benz Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 08-07-2006, 02:50 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
cigarette lighter not working...

hey guys,

i did a search but still did not find any good info. I am looking to fix my cigarette lighter it does not light up and does not have power so im thinking it may be a fuse but unsure. where is the fuse located for the cigarette lighter? thanks
omeyhomey is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 08-07-2006, 10:17 PM
BenzWorld Member
 
BNZUOVR's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Vehicle: 2002 Mercedes E 55 AMG
Location: NorthWest burbs,IL
Posts: 113
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
hey my car has the same problem if i plug in a charger or my ipod unit it powers on but does not light up the cigerette lighter im thinking its the lighter it self.
BNZUOVR is offline  
#3 (permalink) Old 08-08-2006, 11:21 AM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
it seemslike its a very frequent problem
omeyhomey is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 08-08-2006, 04:13 PM
Moderator
 
JOE55's Avatar
 
Date registered: Nov 2004
Vehicle: E55 ///AMG
Location: SF Bay Area, CA.
Posts: 6,850
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
Here you go guys about that lighter thingy..

I had the same problem before -cigar lighter inoperative, MB found a shorted Lighter Assembly- parts cost is $25.20 part # 210-820-01-53

JOE55 is offline  
#5 (permalink) Old 08-08-2006, 05:58 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
hey guys, I just checked my fuse boxes (2 of the 3, engine bay and rear seat). Turns out my cigarette lighter fuse was blown big time. Its a 15 amp (blue) fuse and the its fuse #2 for those who are curious. If you you have a cigarette lighter problem check #2 b/c thats most probably the culpret. My Radar detector works perfect now . Thx for the help guys
omeyhomey is offline  
#6 (permalink) Old 08-08-2006, 08:46 PM
BenzWorld Member
 
flapper1's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Posts: 144
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
For those people whose lighter outlets work with accessories but just pop out the lighter itself, bend those two tabs on the sides down there inwards a bit. Those accesory plugs tend to bend them outward and then they dont make good contact. Just do it with the key off.
flapper1 is offline  
#7 (permalink) Old 08-08-2006, 09:44 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
Date registered: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,236
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
great tip, but ya mine works fine now, radar works great. Im glad i didn't have to take the whole peice out.
omeyhomey is offline  
#8 (permalink) Old 09-05-2011, 10:37 AM
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Jun 2011
Vehicle: MB ML350
Location: Pinehurst,NC
Posts: 6
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via Skype™ to mpeak35
Smile Cigarette lighter

Thanks for the info...I have the same problem with the cigarette lighter, it did spark when it came in contact with a metallic object when I was taking out something out of the socket with the keys in...So I will check the fuse ..is it in the back of the passenger side for ML350? Thanks again,,




Quote:
Originally Posted by omeyhomey View Post
hey guys, I just checked my fuse boxes (2 of the 3, engine bay and rear seat). Turns out my cigarette lighter fuse was blown big time. Its a 15 amp (blue) fuse and the its fuse #2 for those who are curious. If you you have a cigarette lighter problem check #2 b/c thats most probably the culpret. My Radar detector works perfect now . Thx for the help guys
mpeak35 is offline  
#9 (permalink) Old 10-24-2011, 08:13 PM
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Oct 2011
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Electrical Plug for back of lighter?

Well, my cigarette lighter isn't working either on my '84 300CD. When I took out the ashtray, I noticed that there is no wire leading to the back of the lighter plug. I assume there needs to be one. I guess I need to take the ashtray housing out to see if it's stuck behind it. Any tips would be much appreciated. Thanks!
mxk2007 is offline  
#10 (permalink) Old 02-01-2012, 11:49 PM
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Feb 2012
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
2006 C230 front cig lighter works fine but the one on the back of the center console is inop...is there a seperate fuse or are they all ran on the same fuse and which fuse is it recommended test to further diagnosis. please and thank you.
louk is offline  
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz AMG Forums > AMG W210 E50 , AMG E55

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
cigarette lighter not working / srs malfunction amg123 General Mercedes-Benz 4 05-02-2006 11:33 AM
cigarette lighter(r) posix W140 S-Class 1 01-31-2006 06:08 AM
cigarette lighter not working anymore... IFILIIIPIDoIN W163 M-Class 5 08-03-2005 08:15 AM
cigarette lighter!?!?! malone32 W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class 6 08-12-2004 03:18 AM
My cigarette lighter is not working anymore. I press it down and it won't hold down.. Jason R170 SLK Class 7 08-01-2001 11:14 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 

Title goes here

close
video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome