Mercedes-Benz E400 Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement at your home or office.

Our mobile mechanics offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Estimate price near me

Service Location

customer ratings

(75)

Included for free with this service

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

customer ratings

(75)

Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz E400

Mercedes-Benz E400 Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement costs $176 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2014 Mercedes-Benz E400V6-3.5L HybridService typeCrankshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$313.95Shop/Dealer Price$394.44 - $580.79
2015 Mercedes-Benz E400V6-3.5L HybridService typeCrankshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$229.17Shop/Dealer Price$288.20 - $416.38
2013 Mercedes-Benz E400V6-3.5L HybridService typeCrankshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$229.17Shop/Dealer Price$288.20 - $416.38
Show example Mercedes-Benz E400 Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement prices

Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement Service

What is the Crankshaft Position Sensor all about?

Many newer cars have computerized engine management systems that rely on sensors to report data to the computer. The crankshaft position sensor is used in conjunction with the camshaft position sensor to control ignition timing and to let the computer know when to inject fuel and provide spark sequence. Due to the mounting locations of this sensor, it is common for heat and oil leaks to cause this sensor to fail.

Keep in mind:

  • Damage to the crankshaft position sensor is sometimes caused by leaking oil, which means there may be another component of your vehicle that needs replacement or repair.
  • The electrical connector can also be damaged, and should be inspected every time the position sensor is replaced.

How it's done:

  • Scan the car for trouble codes.
  • Remove and replace crankshaft position sensor.
  • Clear trouble codes.
  • Check for the proper operation of the car.

Our recommendation:

The crankshaft position sensor will usually let you know when it needs replacing. The Check Engine warning light will illuminate and you may notice that your vehicle has a hard time starting or running smoothly. When you notice any of these signs, schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Crankshaft Position Sensor?

  • Car does not start.
  • Check engine light is on.
  • Car misfires (car runs rough).

How important is this service?

The crankshaft position sensor relays critical information to your vehicle’s computer management system. The sensor provides the management system with the information it needs to control ignition timing, and it lets the computer know when it needs to provide sparks and fuel. Without a functioning crankshaft position sensor, the computerized management system doesn’t receive this critical information, and the vehicle will either not start, or will misfire while you’re driving it.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Mercedes-Benz mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mercedes-Benz owners like you.

Excellent Rating

(75)

Rating Summary
70
1
2
1
1
70
1
2
1
1

Josh

16 years of experience
71 reviews
Josh
16 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E400 V6-3.0L Turbo - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Naples, Florida
Awesome inspector , very detail oriented and caring. Thanks

Benji

22 years of experience
228 reviews
Benji
22 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E400 V6-3.0L Turbo - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Scottsdale, Arizona
Mr. Tolbert was on time. I was not present for his inspection, but the dealership told me that he was very professional.

David

13 years of experience
356 reviews
David
13 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz E400 V6-3.0L Turbo - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Kennesaw, Georgia
David called when he arrived and called shortly after he finished inspecting the vehicle. Unfortunately, due to the inefficiency of the sales representative at the dealership, David was not able to drive the vehicle as the final phase of the inspection.

Kerry

31 years of experience
27 reviews
Kerry
31 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz CLK500 V8-5.0L - Crankshaft Position Sensor - Union City, Georgia
Very professional and punctual. Had my car up and running promptly!

Excellent Rating

(75)

Rating Summary
70
1
2
1
1
70
1
2
1
1
Number of Mercedes-Benz Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement services completed
825+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Mercedes-Benz MECHANICS
1000+
experts on our platform

Recent articles & questions

What Sensors Make the ABS Work?
When When we are discussing ABS systems it is good to note the year and make of your vehicle because ABS systems have evolved quite a bit over the years, but you also have to know how the ABS system...
What Sensors Do All Cars Have? And What Optional Ones Are There?
Modern cars have an increasing amount of sensors. Most cars have an oxygen sensor and a throttle position sensor, but parking sensors are optional.
Can a Bad Sensor Prevent a Car From Starting?
If your car isn't starting or has a hard time starting, a faulty sensor may be to blame. Car sensors monitor data to keep your car running smoothly.

Car will not start after replacing timing belt, camshaft, crankshaft, and purge sensor

Hello and thank you for your question. Check the three essentials that an engine needs to run. Check the air, fuel, and spark. If the engine gets fuel and has a good solid pressure, has a good strong spark at...

Have a jeep grand cherokee it cranks but has no spark started a few times then nothing what sensor went bad

There could be a bad cam sensor, crank sensor, coil, or even a wiring issue. It would be best to test the components individually to determine which is causing the problem. My recommendation would be to connect a diagnostic scanner...

Problem starting car and dies while driving

This sounds like it could be a faulty crankshaft sensor or a camshaft sensor. These engines had problems with both. The hard start and the backfire may be the camshaft sensor. The stall and no start condition may be from...

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1 (855) 347-2779 · hi@yourmechanic.com