"Crank no Start" Due to Failed Crankshaft Position Sensor on Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

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.

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Average mileage: 41,425 (38,500–44,350)
8 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
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Replaced the crank sensor and the issue is gone.
1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG 44,350 mi,
shop fixred it.
2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG 38,500 mi,
intermittent no start condition. Replaced CPS.