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2007 ml350 ransfer grinding when put under pressure. Is this…

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2007 ml350 ransfer grinding...

2007 ml350 ransfer grinding when put under pressure. Is this a recall issue

Mechanic's Assistant: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?

Inside transfer case about a year

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your ML350 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Not tried anything .mechanic shop is closing 30th

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Mercedes
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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hello my name is***** am going over your request now and will reply back soon with some info OR a few questions that would help me better determine how to help you. Keep in mind I have no idea of your technical ability or what you do and do not already know. So the more info you can tell me the better. I have been on the site for almost ten years and have oustanding 5 star ratings so trust that I will do everything I can to get you taken care of, Lou
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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago
Can you explain a little more about your issue ? Like when and how often it makes a grinding noise ?
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
The first time I heard the noise I was on an incline and pulled put fast in traffic. I noticed a grinding noise from underneath. I took it to my local mechanic shout it on rack and had someone accelerate. And hold betake. A loud popping noise from transfer case.it is. 2007 model bought it new,serviced regular. Inoticed some serial numbers transfer case were recalled.
Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago

ok thanks, ***** ***** can get me your vin number I can check,

Lou

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