BAS,ESP,ABS, and P400 code - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Go Back   Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Coupe/Convertible Forums > W208 CLK 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 12-16-2007, 09:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
BenzWorld Senior Member
 
Date registered: Oct 2004
Vehicle: 2000 CLK 430 Cab
Location: Tampa Bay, FL
Posts: 538
BAS,ESP,ABS, and P400 code

I've recenty been getting the ABS,BAS,ESP malfunction on my cluster display every time I step on the brake after I turn the car on. It stays on until the car is turned off, then on the next start-up it comes back on as soon as I step on the brake. I changed my front brakes today thinking it may have been a bad pad sensor but it didn't change. I then ran a code reader and got the code P400 (EGR Malfunction). I took the EGR off and cleaned out the metal line, it was about 80% clogged. I have to pick up a couple of vacuum lines at the dealer that looked to need changing coming off the EGR. I'm hoping cleaning the line and replacing the vacuum lines will solve it. If not I'm back to square one. Anyone ever had this code (P400) plus ABS, BAS,ESP show up and found a specific issue to cause them all? Any feed back would be appreciated. Thanks.
tbsi430 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-20-2007, 08:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
tibimakai's Avatar
 
Date registered: Feb 2006
Vehicle: 2000 M-B CLK320
Location: Los Angeles, USA
Posts: 32
with the brake problem I can help you. the culprit it's a switch at the brake pedal, it gets stuck. buy one, at the dealer it's around $14-15.
if you look down there(at pedal) you will notice a switch. remove the connector, switch has a tab which (if I remember well) has to be pushed in and the whole switch will come out by twisting it. same way to replace.
tibimakai is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2008, 07:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Jan 2008
Posts: 7
so I am new here, In fact I joined because of this question. I am looking at purchasing a 2000 clk320- tomorrow actually, and while I had it out for a test drive to the mechanics, this car did this same thing a few times... The malfunction indicator came on with the BAS ESP ABS malfunctions. The mechanic I took it to was just looking for major leaks and issues but he in no way knows MB. I know nothing about cars myself, so I am just checking, does this mean that this problem is not a big deal to fix, and will changing this switch fix all three issues?
Thanks in advance, I really want this car...

it also has a leak from the steering stabilizer and I will be searching this forum for that answer too!!!
couturehottie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-15-2008, 03:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
BenzWorld Senior Member
 
Date registered: Feb 2003
Vehicle: 2002 CLK55///04BMWxi///2010GLK350
Location: North of Boston
Posts: 412
real easy...
BAS, ESP, ABS problem.....DIY repair - MBWorld.org Forums
__________________
2002 Obsidian Black CLK55
tomtomtomtom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-2008, 12:29 AM   #5 (permalink)
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Nov 2007
Vehicle: 02 CLK 430, 94 Acura NSX, 97 Honda Accord
Location: Southern CA
Posts: 44
Where exactly is this panel to be screwed out that the link refers too? THe pics are great but everything is so close up I cant relate where to look?
150shot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-2008, 02:27 PM   #6 (permalink)
BenzWorld Extremist
 
Mr. Pie's Avatar
 
Date registered: Nov 2004
Vehicle: CLK320
Location: Kirkland, WA
Posts: 945
Send a message via MSN to Mr. Pie
It's all on the driver's side of the car under the steering wheel you'll see the same area which is depicted in the pictures.

Quote:
Originally Posted by 150shot View Post
Where exactly is this panel to be screwed out that the link refers too? THe pics are great but everything is so close up I cant relate where to look?
__________________
2001 W208 Black Opal Metallic
K2a, K3, K4 + COMAND, HID halo projector headlights, flat hood emblem, chrome cluster rings, Bluetooth phone adapter, MB illuminated door sills, AMG steering wheel, AMG pedals, chrome AMG II dual spoke wheels, Nitto NT 555 Extreme Performance, 235/35/19 front, 265/30/19 rear
Mr. Pie is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Coupe/Convertible Forums > W208 CLK 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
ESP/BAS/ABS KADE W210 E-Class 17 12-01-2013 08:08 AM
3 Malfunctions - ABS, BAS, ESP juntao W208 CLK Class 10 12-11-2006 12:03 PM
Help with BAS/ESP ETS ABS ByByeAmericanPie W163 M-Class 8 09-28-2005 04:40 PM
BAS ESP ABS Frank W208 CLK Class 3 08-06-2004 09:41 PM
ABS, ESP and BAS failure JQ W210 E-Class 5 09-06-2002 02:38 PM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:28 AM.



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.