1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Problems

Engine 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.

Replace air filter when replacing failed mass air flow sensor

The mass air flow sensor tends to fail causing poor fuel economy and Check Engine light illumination. The engine air filter should be replaced when the mass air flow sensor is replaced; a dirty filter can allow debris to damage the new sensor.

Oil May Leak From PCV Vent Housings and Inspection Plates

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.

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Questions

my car has just over 61k miles and i was expecting the service light to come on (1 answer)

around 60k for the scheduled maintenance. what are the maintenance intervals for the 1999 E55 AMG and what should I expect to pay? Thanks.

what is a Yah sensor for 99 MB e55? (1 answer)

I went to a german car repair shop and they said I needed a Yah sensor ($1895.00)and new trans ($4,750.00). My car cuts out when you step on the gas and doesn't shift correctly.

Battery Removal (1 answer)

Is there a key involved in removing the rear seat to charge battery?

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Recalls

Recall 98V256000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A WRONG CLAMP MAY HAVE BEEN INSTALLED ON THE WINDOW AIR BAG UNITS.

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Reviews

I've owned my 99 E55 for 2 years now, and have loved every second of it. Great cars, if you take car of them. Very fast, still gets looks...inclusing respect.

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