2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500

2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 Problems

Mildew in Heater Box

The heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) heater box is susceptible to mildew buildup. This can result in a musty odor from the HVAC system, most noticeable when the system is first turned on.

Worn Sway Bar Link Joints Causing Knocking Over Bumps

The sway bar end link joints may wear and cause a knocking noise over bumps. Loose or warn links should be replaced to correct this type of noise.

Cracked Driveshaft Flex Discs May Cause Driveshaft Movement/Vibration

A vibration felt through the center floor of the vehicle can be caused by driveshaft flex discs, which crack and shred, causing excessive driveshaft movement. Not repairing these can cause damage to the driveshaft center support bearing, or, in the worst case scenario, damage to the transmission or differential.

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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 Questions

how is it fixed what parts will i need. driver side window will not close (1 answer)

the whole unit is not working i need to get window back up as well as get into the trunk

Were do I fill in the Transmission Oil? (2 answers)

I cannot find were to put in the transmission oil
if possible can anyone give me diagrams for them or somewere to get free diagrams online.

switching gears (2 answers)

hey twice my car got stuck in first gear when going on an incline drove the car for awhile it happened turned the car off restarted and it was fine what can that be?

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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 Recalls

Incorrect Software Calibration May Cause Fuel Pump to Remain Powered in a Collision

There is a faulty software calibration that affects several areas including shutting off the fuel supply in a collision. This could cause a fire hazard during an accident. Dealers will reprogram this software. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2008 070001. This recall began during August, 2008.

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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 Reviews

great car to drive, very quick to respond with the 5.0 liter, drives excellent. i had to replace the air conditioning control unit in the interior of the car. also, the lifters make noise in the recent past.mechanic said 500 liter have had some issues with lifters. car has only 39k, and i am a bit disapointed especially that it is a mercedes, but over all, the car is a pleasure to own & drive. ...

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