Door Lock Issue? 2006 ML350 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Go Back   Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Vans/Trucks/SUV/Others > W163 M-Class
New User? Register - Forgot Password

BenzWorld.org is the premier Mercedes-Benz Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-26-2011, 07:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Mar 2011
Posts: 2
Post Door Lock Issue? 2006 ML350

I own a 2006 ML350. I recently noticed that the driver side door lock has something wrong with it. When the car is running and I am inside, the lock works fine. However, after I park and get out and try to lock it, all the doors lock except the driver side. When i use my hand and try to push the lock down, it wont go. It feels like its being forced up into the unlocked position. I would normally go to a mercedes dealership to get it fixed, however, the closest one to where I am now is around 45 minutes away and its Saturday. Is there a quick way I can fix this myself? Thanks in advance

Dale

Last edited by kingdaleo; 03-26-2011 at 07:34 PM.
kingdaleo is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-26-2011, 08:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
BenzWorld Elite
 
bocabenz's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jul 2006
Vehicle: 2000 ML430, 2006 BMW 325i, 2007 BMW 328i Coupe
Location: South Florida
Posts: 2,982
Not really. The actuator has likely begun to bind and its easier to replace once than continuously repair it. Do a search for "machine gun lock" for more info.
__________________

bocabenz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-27-2011, 04:20 AM   #3 (permalink)
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Aug 2009
Vehicle: 2001 ML55 AMG
Location: Tucson, AZ
Posts: 2
Gernan Car Door Locks...

As far as I know, all German cars are built that way, you can't lock the driver's door using the push-button in the door, the key is used once driver's door is closed (or by using the remote). Keeps one from locking the keys in the vehicle. Hope this helps... --Jim
jascot1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2011, 08:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Mar 2011
Posts: 2
ok cool thanks for the help guys!
kingdaleo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Vans/Trucks/SUV/Others > W163 M-Class

Bookmarks



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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


Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
88 300E Door Lock Issue blackphenomenon W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 1 06-15-2009 07:05 PM
Weird Door Lock Issue Darkmann W163 M-Class 3 06-13-2007 03:17 AM
89 560SEL Door Lock Issue? 500MPL W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class 7 12-29-2006 11:01 AM
300SD door lock issue (can't lock with key, but can unlock) Mugsy90/10 W126 S,SE,SEC,SEL,SD,SDL Class 5 11-12-2006 06:12 PM
Door Lock Issue Boerne ML320 W163 M-Class 2 06-09-2006 10:47 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:36 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.