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What does ESP light mean on Mercedes Sprinter?
Last Updated: 8th May, 2021
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In respect to this, what causes the ESP light to come on?
Check the brakes and the wheel speed sensors to see if the are damaged or worn causing the ESP light to come on. A worn brake pad can cause the ESP light to come on as the wheel Hi. The light came on for the wheel is spinning on a different path than the reluctor ring can pick up on the wheel speed sensor.
Similarly, is it safe to drive with ESP light on? Alternatively, you take your car to the mechanic and they will diagnose the error codes for you. It is extremely dangerous to drive a car with a faulty ESP because you will have limited control of the car when driving in slippery or icy roads.
Similarly, you may ask, how do I fix the ESP light on my Mercedes?
First, try to press the ESP switch, hold it down for three seconds and check if the ESP light on the instrument cluster turns off. If pressing the ESP switch does not turn off the light, or if the ESP light is flashing, it means there is a problem with the ESP system on your Mercedes-Benz.
What does the BAS ESP light mean on a Mercedes?
BAS stands for Brake Assist System. It provides additional braking power in case of emergency situations. ESP stands for Electronic Stability Program. It helps as you drive by braking individual wheels or reduce engine torque output.