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2003 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Recalls

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Most Recent 2003 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Recall

On August 1, 2008, Mercedes-Benz recalled 404 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG. Mercedes-benz is recalling my 2006-2008 m-class, r-class, my 2005-2009 slk-class, my 2005-2008 c-class, my 2003-2004 and 2006-2008 clk-class, my 2003-2008 e-class, my 2004 and 2008 cl-class, my 2008 cls-class, my 2004 and 2007-2008 s-class, my 2003 g-class, and my 2003-2004, 2006 and 2009 sl-class vehicles. a software calibration number (scn) coding received on the affected vehicles during a recent workshop visit was incorrect. depending on the model year and model affected, the results of an incorrect scn coding can affect a number of vehicle safety and emission functions including the following types of functions: (1) the fuel gauge readings may be incorrect; (2) a stuck fuel-level sensor may not be displayed in the instrument cluster; (3) the obd system may cause the check engine light to illuminate incorrectly; and, (4) the speedometer may be out of tolerance.
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2003 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 1, 2008

There are several computers in the vehicle and each computer requires proper software to operate the each vehicle system. One particular software calibration on this vehicle was erroneous from the factory and could keep the fuel system powered after an accident. This can cause fuel to continue to flow even after an accident.

Please contact your Mercedes-Benz dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 8, 2005

The sensotronic brake control (SCB) system may default to the basic hydraulic mode. Greater pedal pressure and longer pedal travel will be required when trying to stop the vehicle.

Mercedes-Benz will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning August 8, 2005. If you are experiencing braking concerns, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 21, 2004

The sensotronic brake control (SBC) may default to the basic hydraulic function mode.

Mercedes-Benz will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning October 21, 2004. There may be no symptoms related to this recall. However, braking operation in an emergency situation could be affected. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 21, 2003

The steering coupling may become loose over time, resulting in diminishing steering ability.

Mercedes-Benz will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning August 21, 2003. If you are experiencing looseness in the steering, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.