1991 Mercedes-Benz 190

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1991 Mercedes-Benz 190 Reliability Rating

KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems

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Rating

Comments

Engine

Moderate Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Electro-Hydraulic Actuator (EHA), the Air Sensor Plate Potentiometer and the Serpentine Belt Tensioner. The cost to repair the EHA is estimated at $187.00 for parts and $19.50 for labor.The cost to repair the Air Sensor Plate Potentiometer is estimated at $358.00 for parts and $32.50 for labor.The cost to repair the Serpentine Belt Tensioner is estimated at $242.00 for parts and $91.00 for labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Transmission & Driveline

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Steering & Suspension

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Brakes

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Heating & Air Conditioning

Significant Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Air Conditioning (A/C) Compressor Speed Sensor, the A/C Compressor and the Mixing Flap Potentiometer, and a periodic problem is failure of the A/C Compressor Control Unit.The cost to repair the A/C Compressor Speed Sensor is estimated at $143.00 for parts and $162.00 for labor.The cost to repair the A/C Compressor is estimated at $970.00 for parts and $182.00 for labor.The cost to repair the Mixing Door Potentiometer is estimated at $48.00 for parts and $227.50 for labor.The cost to repair the A/C Compressor Control Unit is estimated at $125.00 for parts and $26.00 for labor.This vehicle was originally charged with R-12 refrigerant which is no longer being manufactured. The refrigerant is still available, but it is very expensive ($25.00-$50.00 per pound, 2-5 pounds per vehicle). Conversion to the new R-134A refrigerant is possible, at an average cost of about $100-$250 parts and labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Starting & Charging

Moderate Problems An occasional problem on this vehicle is failure of the Ignition Lock Cylinder. Failure of the Ignition Lock Cylinder may prevent the vehicle from starting. The cost to repair the Ignition Lock Cylinder is estimated at $75.00 for parts and $26.00 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Accessories

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Overall

4 out of 5 4 out of 5

*Repair costs are based on a flat rate of $65.00 per hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

When considering this vehicle for purchase, be sure to check the following:

  • A/C Compressor
  • EHA
Reliability History
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KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems  Moderate Problems Moderate Problems  Significant Problems Significant Problems
Click year for details: 1991 1992 1993
Engine Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems
Transmission & Driveline Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Steering & Suspension Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Brakes Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Heating & Air Conditioning Significant Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems
Starting & Charging Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Minimal Problems
Accessories Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Overall 4 out of 5 4 out of 5 4 out of 5
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