Is there a problem with the Mercedes CLK Class?
If you mean the V6 petrol engine, then yes: 27-8-2011: Problem of premature wear of timing chain sprocket for balancer shaft of M272 and M273 V6 petrol engines. Mercedes Star bulletin about this. Big job.
What are the most common problems with Mercedes Benz cars?
8 Most Common Mercedes-Benz Problems 1 Rust. Rust behind license plate / trunk area. 2 Engine Mounts. Engine mounts on Mercedes-Benz cars are oil filled. 3 Suspension & Steering Components. Ball joint / front control arm. 4 Window Regulators. Broken window regulator on Mercedes C-Class. 5 AirMatic Components. …
How much does a Mercedes Benz clk200k cost?
They could put their names down for a manual CLK200K which arrives in the autumn, at £27,840 in the obligatory silver. With 206g/km equating to 25% of list, they’d be paying tax on £6,960 which comes down to a more palatable £2,784. They’ll enjoy MB’s newest, highest-tech supercharged engine which displaces just 1,796cc yet delivers all of 163bhp.
What kind of tyres does Mercedes CLK 220 CDI have?
“My Mercedes-Benz CLK 220 CDI is supposed to have W rated tyres, which are for speeds up to 150mph. A national tyre group has advised me I can quite safely use V rated (140mph).
Are there any problems with the Mercedes CLK?
Suspension problems affect around a third of all CLKs. You’ll have to check every part of the suspension system to locate the worn or corroded part, and order whatever you need from BreakerYard. The acceleration feels sluggish and there is dark smoke coming from the exhaust.
8 Most Common Mercedes-Benz Problems 1 Rust. Rust behind license plate / trunk area. 2 Engine Mounts. Engine mounts on Mercedes-Benz cars are oil filled. 3 Suspension & Steering Components. Ball joint / front control arm. 4 Window Regulators. Broken window regulator on Mercedes C-Class. 5 AirMatic Components.
Why is my Mercedes CLK making a knocking noise?
One of the more common issues with the CLK, the mass airflow (MAF) sensor is prone to failure. This is a quick and low-cost fix, though, and we always have MAF sensors in stock for delivery. You can hear a loud knocking noise when you drive over a bump. This will be your sway bar end link joint, which will have worn out.
Why is my Mercedes Benz CLK leaking oil?
Your torque thrust bushings in the front suspension have cracked. That means that they are leaking oil, which is what’s causing all of the problems. Bushings are a fiddly part to install, but most people are more than capable of it.