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Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Problems

Find the most common issues based on car owner complaints

Most Common Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Problems

The active body control system can leak fluid from numerous areas, including the tandem pump, hydraulic lines, struts, and/or seals.
The door for the vanity mirror (or the frame for the door) can break; due to a redesign, the mirror "cassette" will need replacement.
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2 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Brake Problems

3 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Drive Train Problems

4 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Electrical & Lights Problems

4 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Engine Problems

2 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

3 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Miscellaneous Problems

2 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Suspension & Steering Problems

20 Known Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG years 2003, 2002, and 2001 are the most likely to experience problems.

2003 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG
2002 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG
2001 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG
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