2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG Repair and Maintenance
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2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG ProblemsBrake Pads & Rotors May Wear After 20,000 Miles
As a way to increase braking performance, the brake pads and rotors are make of a softer material and may be in need of replacement after approximately 20,000 miles; owners should be vigilant about getting their brakes checked.
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.
Failed spark plug wires and/or ignition coils can cause intermittent misfires (rough running); the Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Diagnoses of the ignition system will be necessary to determine which components are at fault.
2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG Questionswindshield washer not working (1 answer)
replaced windshield waher pump but there is no fire to wires
While driving I notice this has happened at least 4 times intermittantly. The CD and the radio and NAVI components will stop working. The display will stay to insert CD when it is already on, I will turn off/on the radio and it works but the other day the sound turned off and my fix didn't ...
2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK55 AMG RecallsIncorrect 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.
Some seat belt buckles may have a burr on a metal component of the locking mechanism. This could prevent the seat belt from locking under certain conditions. In the event of a crash, the seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will replace the affected seat belts. This recall is expected to begin on December 22, 2003. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2003 120006.