Do you own a Mercedes W204 and experience problems with your (ESL) electronic steering lock?
This customer of ours wasn’t able to start or drive his car. The problem he had was when he tried to turn the ignition on to start, the instrument cluster wouldn’t light up or respond to the key.
It’s a fairly common problem on this model and we offer a permanent solution to get you back on the road with a 12month warranty.
Give us a call if you’re experiencing any of the following symptoms.
These symptoms may indicate a sign your steering lock module has failed and a repair may be required.
Car not responding to key after it’s been inserted
Vehicle not starting when key is inserted
Key turning but not starting
Steering wheel locked even after key has been inserted
Can’t hear steering wheel locking module (ESL)
If the car is displaying any of the following fault codes, this may also indicate a steering lock problem
A 25407 – The electronic steering lock has a malfunction. There is a mechanical fault.
A 25408 – The electronic steering lock has a malfunction There is a signal fault or the message is faulty.
A 25409 – The electronic steering lock has a malfunction. There is a component fault.
A 25464 – The electronic steering lock has a malfunction. There is a implausible signal.