air suspension problems

Asked by Jan 11, 2012 at 09:41 PM about the 2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

not airing up on front

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one or both front air assist strut have gone bad to diagnos which one open the hood start the car and listenfor a air leak sound at the srtut top around the top mount air line fitting place a floor jack under said side car should rise parts are about $1500 from the dealler but there is a company in florida that rebuilt exchange for $350 +core +shipping you dont have to replace both side and its a b tech skill with basic and tools good luck

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dont jack up until the air suspension switch is turned off,switch is in trunk,if raised with it on,it will blow the system.always make sure the switch is off befor raiseing vehicle,

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Mercedez banz c430 05 where is located the suspension switch

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