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.
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2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Question: Balance Shaft
Thanks, we only service the newer models. No issues yet.
Answer #2patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 19, 2011, 00:59Master
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.
ReplyVisitor, January 19, 2011, 01:14
I understand a service bulletin was posted on 2007. But they are wiggling out of repairs any way they can!
Answer #3allstate January 25, 2011, 22:02Rookie
i have this issue, let me know more about it.
Replythejube, February 20, 2013, 10:32Rookie
Any updates on this issue. i went to the dealer today with 89K miles on my 2006 C280. They told me $6300!!!!!
Answer #4Visitor, June 15, 2011, 19:02
Yes! 2007 Mercedes C230 Balance shaft needs replacement. $5000!!!!!!
Answer #5jacqui006 September 09, 2013, 16:45Rookie
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?