High Usage Vehicles May Experience Ignition Lock and Tumbler Failures on Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG

Due to wear, high usage vehicles can experience ignition lock and tumbler failures. The ignition lock cylinder will generally require replacement to correct this concern.

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3 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997
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