2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG
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2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG ProblemsFailed Exhaust Catalytic Converter May Cause Rattle From Beneath Vehicle
When the engine is running, but the vehicle is not moving, a rattle heard from beneath the vehicle could indicate that one of the exhaust catalytic converters has failed. The substrate (the internal part of the catalyst that reduces emissions) can loosen and bounce around inside the canister section of the converter—the defective unit will need to be replaced. If this problem is ignored, the substrate can break down and reduce to a size that plugs the outlet pipe, which will cause a sudden loss in power.
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.
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG Questionstransmission slips in 1st only til operating temp is reached (1 answer)
If I change the s/w switch from s to w trans seams to not slip nearly as bad.after the car is driven til operating temp there is no more slipping problem
Does the trunk have to be completely empty before it will
Is there a way to manually take the top down and then
put it up automatically.
I have had it for 2 year, the first 3 or 4 times I tried, it opened successfully, and then seemed to stall. Is there a fized time for the p...