Timing chain failure:2006 E200 Class Kompressor-Advantgarde - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 05:22 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Newbie
 
Date registered: Jun 2012
Vehicle: E200 Class w211 Advantgarde,2006 model
Location: South Africa,Johannesburg
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Unhappy Timing chain failure:2006 E200 Class Kompressor-Advantgarde

Hello Everybody,
I am new South African to Benzworld and pardon me if I ask same old questions,here it goes:
I own a 2006 model E200 Kompressor with 111 000 kilometres and took it for normal service @ MB and all was well until i drove the car for 600 kilometres and the car started to misfire,vibrate and loose power.Ultimately it couldnt move and was towed to the nearest dealership.
They did some tests,see attached report and quote and concluded that cylinder head need to be reconditioned,relapped,valves replaced and sealed.
Is this normal for a car of such mileage?
My research shows that the engine series has the same problems ans MB hasnt been doing nothing about it except when your car is still on warranty.
Thirdly why didnt they pick it pu during diagnostics when I took it in for service two days ago?
Who must take the cost responsibility?
Why didnt they recall this engines and do something on their single timing chains?
I want to negotiate with MB to get the car fixed at their cost based on the above.Please go through the reports and advice on way forward
Thank you and God Bless
Malesela
Attached Files
File Type: pdf PMB Garden City report.pdf (221.8 KB, 77 views)
Redeemed365# is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 07:00 PM
Outstanding Contributor
 
eric242340's Avatar
 
Date registered: May 2007
Vehicle: Zotye Auto 1.5T T600 2016
Location: The wild west of the Far East
Posts: 52,586
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Quoted: 311 Post(s)
A question such as this should be posted on the car specific forum, the forum for your car is;

W211 E-Class - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum

And welcome to Benzworld

ERIC.

___________________________________________
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf - George Orwell
eric242340 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 

Title goes here

close
video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome