2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 Balance Shaft Failure

Mercedes-Benz E350 has been a reliable, steady performer. The one exception seems to be the 2006 model, which suffered from balance shaft failure. The solution was to replace the balance shaft, and in some cases, it required replacement of engine idle gears as well.

Fortunately, this was the only year that the E350 suffered from this malady. Mercedes worked its magic and the owners of 2007 model and subsequent models did not report balance shaft failures in any significant numbers.

At Fremont Auto Center we are Mercedes-Benz repair specialists – whether your E350 needs balance shaft replacement, or your S-class needs Service B, or your C-class has check engine light on – call Fremont Auto Center. We will diagnose and repair your Benz, usually the same day.

We perform complimentary digital vehicle inspection with every service or repair, so you know the exact condition of your Mercedes.

So next time your Mercedes needs a bit of tender, loving care, call us, or setup an appointment online – we are happy to be of service.


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