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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2001 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG
2001 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.
2001 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Questions and Answers
What causes the power locks and windows not to work? I have checked all fuses that I can find and none of them appear blown.
As the car reaches operation temp. from a cold start it suddenly starts to surge and run rough at idle.
the compressor light is lit which means the ac compressor is off but i hit the button and it doesnt start the compressor. How do I start the commpessor so the ac can work?