2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Q&A

2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Question: Balance Shaft

Has any one had issues with the Balance Shaft on their Mercedes? Filing a complaint with the NHTSA may help get this part recalled if you have. -
Answer 1
Thanks, we only service the newer models. No issues yet. -
Answer 2
Just looked to see if Mercedes posted a Service Bulletin on the balance shaft or any issues with it but nothing posted in my information. -
Comment 1
I understand a service bulletin was posted on 2007. But they are wiggling out of repairs any way they can! -
Answer 3
i have this issue, let me know more about it. -
Comment 1
Any updates on this issue. i went to the dealer today with 89K miles on my 2006 C280. They told me $6300!!!!! -
Answer 4
Yes! 2007 Mercedes C230 Balance shaft needs replacement. $5000!!!!!! -
Answer 5
I have a 2006 c230 96,000 miles. I am having problems with the check engine light related to this issue. I cannot affort the cost at the dealership. What is the status on the recall possibly? -
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