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Marty, Mercedes Technician
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My VIN number is WDBUF56X27B012102. Doe this car have later

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Hi, my VIN number is ***** Doe this car have later motor with better balance shaft?
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Customer: I saw you answer a customer who provided a VIN and you asnwered that has later motor the better balance shaft.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** car falls into the range of motors that came with a potentially defective balance shaft. The engine number for your Mercedes is 272.964 30 425806. The defective balance shafts were installed in motors up to engine numbers ending in 468993. Your engine number ends in 425806 which would put it within the range of potentially defective balance shafts.

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