Report: Camshaft Adjuster Solenoid Failure
Mercedes-Benz CLK550 Problem
Average Mileage: 51,333 mi (35,000 mi - 68,000 mi)
The camshaft adjuster solenoid (which is related to the variable valve timing system) may fail or timing chain/balance shaft components may wear, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and various drivability issues. Mercedes-Benz has released a service bulletin outlining specific repair instructions depending on fault codes stored.
Visitor, 2007 Mercedes-Benz CLK550, 68,000 mi
check engine light
Check engine light comes on and off. I had it checked while getting oil changed. They said problem with camshaaft left/right. They thought it was a recall. Does any know if this is a recall. How much does it cost to fix?