Mercedes-Benz 500SEC Problem Report

Mercedes-Benz 500SEC Poor idle quality due to oil feed tubes falling into crankcase

(1 report)
Oil feed tubes break and fall into the crankcase (engine) and the tappet becomes noisy (ticking), resulting in degraded idle quality. Our technicians recommend replacing all of the tubes at the same time, broken or not.
Related Items:
Internal and External engine oil & coolant leaks can develop from the head gasket and/or ti...
High mileage vehicles may develop a transmission fluid leak from one or more of the oil seals....
A coolant leak may develop form the Radiator due to degradation of its plastic components. Repl...
Due to exposure to the sun, lenses for head lights may become opaque (cloudy or hazy). This red...
A cracked or broken heater core outlet housing can cause a coolant leak near the bulkhead (fire...

Related Content