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Old 12-28-2001, 06:06 PM
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bulb replacement e420 temp console

The light on the temp control console on my 97 e420 went out. Now I have hard time just turning on the defroster or changing the temperature at night. Can anybody tell me how to get to the bulb ? Thanks and Happy Holidays!!
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Old 12-28-2001, 08:53 PM
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I think you will have to pull the pushbuttons out with a set of radio keys. Then the bulb should be visible.
(some are behind one of the buttons, then some are on the front board, I can't remember which yours are.)
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Old 12-28-2001, 09:01 PM
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Yes, MB tools Donnie refers to, "radio keys" are inserted into the slots in the lower corners of the climate control panel to remove the control unit. The light bulb is in a base that plugs into the center of the control unit. The keys are available from MB, or else I am sure a dealer will let you borrow them if you bring the car in, then you can buy the bulb while you're there.
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Old 01-03-2002, 08:35 PM
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Gentlemen,
I really appreciate your responses. I'll stop by my dealer and do as you suggested.
Thanks !

Edmund Casibang
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