2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK320
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2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 ProblemsEngine Performance Problems Due to Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure
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.
The ESP and BAS warning lights may illuminate due to a failed brake light switch. Replacement of the failed switch should correct this concern.
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.
2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 QuestionsAnyone using regular gas in a CLK 320? (1 answer)
Car says premium only, but several folks have told me if it doesn't knock, then regular won't hurt it. Anyone running regular gas with no issues or has anyone run regular gas and had issues? Thanks!