If the radio has both power and ground, then it probably has an internal fault. 141 Posts #2 • Feb 16, 2014. My radio is not working in my Mercedes Benz 2006 ML 350. Unlike people, who may spend their entire lives in search of a purpose, fuses are born into this world with the sure and certain knowledge that they will one day die to save another. Week . I have a 2008 clk 550 it has the iPod plug in the glove box but I'm not sure how to get the sound to play threw the radio . (If you installed the monitor yourself, double check your work. Symptoms It is not uncommon for the Mercedes-Benz instrument cluster (IC) to stop working or gauges to malfunction. Even if you have never work on your car before it is never too late to start. Car starts fine though. And it probably isn’t. It's happened before and I've been able to jiggle it a little to get it to eject. And quite aside from your radio, any number of other components could also be fried. 2 replies Report. You will find this option at your IPhone under Settings, General, Bluetooth, select your Mercedes-Benz phone system (MB Bluetooth) and select "more" while activating the arrow. The radio is meant to be of reasonable quality and is only about 18 months old. Everything else still works: all lights, LCD display, channel selection, tuning, just absolutely no sound. The Mercedes-Benz Owners is a completely independent organisation. If that doesn’t work go to the next step. Beyond the danger of actually exploding your battery, which I’ll assume didn’t happen, since a dead radio would be the least of your concerns at that point, hooking up jumper cables or a charger wrong can also cause electrical system damage. That means car radio codes almost overwhelmingly become headaches for the lawful owners of those car radios, instead of the thieves they are meant to inconvenience. Why are the contacts of my Iphone not shown into my Mercedes-Benz phone system? My DAB has been continually cutting out. The process for finding out a car radio code differs from one make to the next, but you’ll generally want to start by looking in your owner’s manual. DAB Radio more issues I have an E220 AMG Estate 2014. If you have a radio with this feature, and your battery hasn’t already gone dead, then you’ll want to figure out the code and write it — and the reset procedure — ahead of time. Go back to where you bought it and ask TO SEE the fit manual. 2 replies Report. Or it just went dead because, whatever, it was old, and it’s cold out, and nothing lasts forever. Ava B July 30, 2020 116 Views 1 Answer Billy J answered on July 30, 2020 The 2019 mercedes sprinter radio display not working causes are loose wire or blown fuse. Except now your radio doesn’t work. If your radio is dead due to a botched jump start or charge, and you’re lucky, then you may find that your car radio fuse is blown. Do not … Esplanade IOW. If it doesn’t, you might be looking at a bigger problem. Radio 1 Answer. The Mercedes me connect app lets you pair your vehicle and activate services like Remote Engine Start, Remote Door Lock & Unlock, Locate Vehicle and more, all on-the-go. The issue is that while it’s perfectly safe to jump start or charge a car battery when the procedure is carried out correctly, it’s extremely unsafe when the procedure isn’t carried out correctly. The code may be in your owner's manual, or you might have to contact a dealer. Simply scan the QR code in the vehicle’s multimedia system, or enter your Vehicle Identification Number in the app to pair your vehicle. The service guy told me to take a picture of it next time (yeah, a picture of a black screen will illuminate the problem.) Any clue what this is! I have a 2008 clk 550 it has the iPod plug in the glove box but I'm not sure how to get the sound to play threw the radio . Of course, it can also be a lot more complicated. The display says "audio" with - - - - underneath. Plugging the camera into the AUX dash cable rather than video feed is a common problem with home installs. Again it did not work. And in the case of dead batteries and dead car radios, there's a definite chance that the problems are related. The second time, it was working when I got out of the car briefly, but not when I got back in. Check the glove box or trunk, depending on the year of the Mercedes, open the magazine door and depress the black button on the changer unit to reset the CD changer. ). The readout may display, ever-so-helpfully, the word “code,” or it may just remain blank, or it may display an even more obtuse message, depending on the manufacturer. When two things happen at exactly the same time, it's easy to just assume that they are related. My Mercedes is a 2003 ,C-230 , kompresser. (You must log in or sign up to reply here. This is why it’s so important to know how to hook up jumper cables and never, ever let anyone, no matter how well-meaning, hook them up wrong. You’ll probably have to buy a new head unit if the issue is in the tuner, but a lot of these problems are actually antenna issues. In other far more serious scenarios, you may find that other electronic components, right up to and including your extremely expensive electronic control unit, may have also been damaged. ​​While a dead battery, or a jump start, can result in a car radio that doesn't work, it could also be a strange coincidence. Her expertise includes social media, web development, and graphic design. 1 Answer. Either way, the battery went dead, and you dealt with the problem: a jump start, or a battery charger, or even a new battery, problem solved, and you’re back on the road. In most cases, fixing a car stereo that quit working after the battery died is a lot simpler than that. Any help would be great Why's my mercedes Sprinter radio display not working? Go back to where you bought it and ask TO SEE the fit manual. Initially my dealer ( MB Colindale) tried blaming me or my dog for vandalising the aerial, but eventually had to concede this being a known issue being looked at by MB. Week. Before you do anything else, you’ll want to rule that out. The A10 radio/casette has the worst radio reception of any car I have owned. The first, and by far most common, is that the radio has an anti-theft “feature” that kicks in whenever battery power is removed. First, your battery went dead, and now your car stereo is dead, and it’s really shaping up to be just one of those days. If the cables were hooked up backward at any point, and your radio stopped working as a result, then the radio may well be fried.