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Mercedes-Benz S550 Problems

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Most Common Mercedes-Benz S550 Problems

The camshaft adjuster solenoid (which is related to the variable valve timing system) may fail or timing chain/balance shaft components may wear, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light...
The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.
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2 Known Mercedes-Benz S550 Brake Problems

1 Known Mercedes-Benz S550 Drive Train Problem

3 Known Mercedes-Benz S550 Engine Problems

1 Known Mercedes-Benz S550 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

7 Known Mercedes-Benz S550 Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mercedes-Benz S550 years 2007, 2008, and 2009 are the most likely to experience problems.

2007 Mercedes-Benz S550
2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
2009 Mercedes-Benz S550
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