2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz C320

2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 Problems

Engine Performance Problems Due to Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.

Broken Stepper Motor Actuating Arm May Cause Clicking Noise From Behind Dash

A repetitive clicking noise from behind the center area of the dash panel is usually caused by a broken stepper motor actuating arm. The actuating arm controls the direction of air flow in the climate control system. Disassembly of the center console will be required to access and change the broken arm with the updated, reinforced part.

Wire Connector on Transmission May Leak Fluid and Damage Control Module

The electrical connector at the automatic transmission may leak fluid. Over time leaking fluid could migrate through the wiring harness and damage the transmission control module. If that happens a new harness and control module may be necessary to correct the problem.

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2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 Questions

where is body module at on 2001 Mercedes c320 (2 answers)

I purchased this car used approximately 18,000 miles ago. It now needs brakes (front), and being told that with the thickness of the new pads, the caliper hits the inside of the rim / wheel. What can I do? Can't afford new wheels & Tires. AMG 15" now. (1 answer)

They told me that the pads were probably halfway worn when the wheels were installed, which is why they fit then, but don't with new pads. I can't afford new wheels & tires just to put new pads on. This is my wife's vehicle and I need to get fixed as soon as possible, as it'...

what restraint system means (2 answers)

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2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 Reviews

I purchased my vehicle, the Sport Model with 18" with 207,000 miles and it is a gem. Put in new Air Filters (2) and increased mileage substantially. Rear shocks were bad but I replaced them. So far though, the blower will not go off. It blows full force even if the temperature is turned to '0'. I have replaced every part associated including the control center and still the problem exists. I'm ...
to maintain your benz is more than a normal car that is unless you or someone you know can work on it. its more to take somewhere and have a shop do it. i had to replace my lower control arm shop said 1400. i got online found the part for 550 thats all it cost because i replaced it myself so it will cost more if you can not do the repair youself buy haynes book from autozone it will show you ho...
I just bought this used car and not aware that the passenger front seat was not locked in place. Only the wiring is connected and its very unstable. Is there locking mechanism that I can buy to secure this seat?

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