I have a 2006 ML500 and the ADS Suspension is losing pressure and dumping both front and rear overnight. would bad rear airbags do that?

Asked by Mar 29, 2017 at 10:45 PM about the 2006 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 500 4MATIC

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had the rear bags replaced 2 years ago and the shop that replaced them told me they're under warranty so they will be replaced at no cost to me.  But would rear air bags dump front and rear.  The same place is now telling me that I need to replace the front struts...opinion?

1 Answer

925

Yep (if indeed is a problem with them) if you don't want to damage the compressor. And yes again, a problem with the rear, would lower the whole car. Or, could go 'classic' replace with no air-ride, but this is a bit tricky. One of your struts (air ride) should cost about 1000$ right? It's a pity, because they are really nice cars, but quite expensive...

Your Answer:

Mercedes-Benz M-Class Experts

  • #1
    jihadghazali
    Reputation
    1,280
  • #2
    wellness
    Reputation
    1,030
  • #3
    snowseal19
    Reputation
    790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
19 Great Deals out of 165 listings starting at $8,900
Used BMW X5
28 Great Deals out of 1,088 listings starting at $5,438
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
30 Great Deals out of 667 listings starting at $4,400
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class
86 Great Deals out of 1,663 listings starting at $3,480
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
20 Great Deals out of 166 listings starting at $5,495
Used Mercedes-Benz G-Class
61 listings starting at $34,995
Used Lexus RX 350
40 Great Deals out of 599 listings starting at $6,995
Used Porsche Cayenne
27 Great Deals out of 240 listings starting at $6,900
Used Audi Q7
16 Great Deals out of 538 listings starting at $7,980
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
76 Great Deals out of 5,198 listings starting at $2,955
Used Acura MDX
25 Great Deals out of 525 listings starting at $4,900

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Mercedes-Benz M-Class For Sale
200 listings starting at $36,800
2014 Mercedes-Benz M-Class For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 72 listings starting at $27,991
2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 51 listings starting at $24,950
2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 56 listings starting at $19,500
2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class For Sale
26 listings starting at $12,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.