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. Communicating these specific symptoms to your technician can save diagnostic time.
Car Problem Reports
Mercedes-Benz C32 AMG Engine Performance Problems Due to Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure
Mercedes-Benz C32 AMG Problem
Visitor, 2004 Mercedes-Benz C32 AMG, 80,000 mi
car stalled out twice. Was able to restart it after a few minutes of waiting. able to drive it about 8 miles to the dealer with out stalling 475 dollar fix