W211 e320 cdi? Common maintenance items

Discussion in 'Engine' started by slik_sly, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. slik_sly

    slik_sly Active Member

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    Hi guys

    Looking for a list of stuff the w211 e320 cdi is common for failing on

    Anybody have a list floating around?

    Mafs/ sensors / turbo pipes/ vacuum pipes etc...

    Cheers
     
  2. st4

    st4 Banned

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    Which engine, V6 or straight 6
     
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    slik_sly

    slik_sly Active Member

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    How do I tell?

    It's a 04 e320 cdi auto
     
  4. renault12ts

    renault12ts MB Club Veteran

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    Its a straight 6.

    Oil.
    Oil filter.
    Inspect everything else.
     
  5. msmitas

    msmitas Active Member

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    SBC unit, springs, make sure you're happy with the gearbox when its cold. They're known to have valeo trouble, search for more info in the forum.
    Then check for usual diesel expensive faults (turbo, injectors, blue smoke)
     
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    slik_sly

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    What's a SBC unit?

    Thanks
     

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