An engine oil leak may develop from the oil level sensor. Replacement of the leaking sensor will commonly correct this concern.
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2000 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG
2000 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Problems
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.
Leaks may develop from the differential cover and/or seals on high mileage or older vehicles. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit if these leaks are addressed.
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.
The rubber bond in the harmonic balancer can decay, which causes the balancer to move and work its way toward the timing cover. If the balancer comes into contact with the timing cover while the engine is running, it will fracture and damage the cover and potentially other surrounding parts. The harmonic balancer should be inspected at every service.
2000 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Recalls (Recent)
Summary: THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: 2000 SLK AND E-CLASS VEHICLES. SIDE AIR BAG DEPLOYMENTS HAVE OCCURRED WHEN THE VEHICLE IS LEFT PARKED IN HIGH TEMPERATURES DURING WARMER MONTHS.Learn more »
2000 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Questions and Answers
How do you remove the caliper on a 2000 Mercedes E55 AMG from rotor to replace the pads as well as replacing the rotors ?
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Does the air filter housing need to be removed from the engine to access the air filter element?
how many oxygen senors does this car have? and how do you replace air filters? does the air filter housing have to be removed from the engine?
Where would I find the fuse for the horn?
every once in a while it will but it will not go into gear