2012 Mercedes-Benz SL550 Problems

RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SL550 as reported by actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.

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Known Problem

Front thrust arm and control arm bushings can crack and sometimes tear completely. If this is not repaired quickly, damage to the front subframe unit will occur, which is very expensive to repair. Updated control arms (that prevent damage to the subframe when the bushings wear out) are available.