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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
33,500 miles

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2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 suspension problems

suspension problem

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2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 Owner Comments

problem #2

Apr 012007

C240 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 67,000 miles


There is suppose to be a recall on the abc active body control on the Mercedes Benz Cl class from 2001 to 2004. My car has had this problem and just found out it was a recall by forum yesterday, but it does not say there is a recall on this on your site or any other recall site. If you could post this recall to the list that would be great. Thank you

- Swartz Creek, MI, USA

problem #1

Jan 122001


  • miles
C240 model. There is vibration and a slapping noise while driving at speeds of 35-70 mph. The steering wheel shakes excessively as well. Tires were replaced, wheel alignment was performed and camber / caster were adjusted however problem still exist. Consumer was then told that his driving habits and the variable weather changes caused the problem.

- St. Augustine, FL, USA

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