The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool off, but it may run roughly or have poor performance.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK320
1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK320
1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 Problems
The instrument cluster display may lose pixels and need replacement. However, if the back lighting bulbs for the odometer display in the center of the cluster burn out, they can be replaced.
An engine Oil leak may develop from the PCV vent housing on the valve cover and/or the inspection plate on the front of the engine.
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) modulator assembly may fail due to dirty brake fluid. Our technicians recommend a complete brake system flush every two years in order to help prevent this problem.
1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 Questions and Answers
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My CLK has locked itself from the inside. When I put in the key normaly it makes like a "click" sound (unlocking the system inside) And then I can turn over the key and star...
My CLK has begun to use too much coolant. I have had the head gasket replaced and no cracks in head. Radiator been compression tested and no leaks apparent. The car uses up to 1.5 litres in one t...