2005 Mercedes-Benz CL500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Mercedes-Benz CL500
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2005 Mercedes-Benz CL500 ProblemsCracked Driveshaft Flex Discs May Cause Driveshaft Movement/Vibration
A vibration felt through the center floor of the vehicle can be caused by cracked and/or shredded driveshaft flex discs, resulting in excessive driveshaft movement. If not repaired, damage to the driveshaft center support bearing, transmission, or differential can occur.
A door control module/actuator may fail. Our technicians recommend finding an expert to repair them. Taking the door trim panels off requires expert knowledge because they can break and the pieces are very expensive.
The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.
2005 Mercedes-Benz CL500 QuestionsRecent dealer trade.30k miles.Looks perfect black exterior. Black interior.coupe (1 answer)
Going to test drive tomorrow. What should I look out for?
What are these ABC issues I'm reading about. $15900
2005 Mercedes-Benz CL500 RecallsInstrument Cluster Illumination May Fail
The instrument cluster illumination may fail. This may result in difficulty reading the gauges, indicators, and speedometer. Not being able to see the cluster may lead to an accident. Dealers will replace the instrument cluster modules. This recall started on September 29, 2006.