CLK 55 AMG (208.374) V8-5.5L (113.984) (2001)
Acceleration/Deceleration Sensor: All Technical Service Bulletins
ABS/TCS - ESP Lamp ON/Code C1142 Set
Date: July 17, 2007
Order No.: P-B-42.45/77
All Model 129, 140, 202, 208 an 210 Vehicles
Equipped with Electronic Stability Program (ESP) (CODE 472a)
ESP Indicator Lamp Illuminated / Fault code C1142
If you receive customer reports in the above model vehicles that the ESP indicator lamp is illuminated with fault code C1142 (lateral acceleration
sensor) and that this condition followed any of the below
reported driving conditions, the fault code can be erased / ignored.
Do not submit warranty claims as there is not a manufacturing defect / failure.
Driving on high-bank curves.
Rear end collision.
Vehicle spins on a slippery road.
If none of the preceding situations occurred, process the fault code by following the diagnostic procedure contained within Star Diagnosis.
Model 129 with Engine 104, 113, 119, 120 - Refer to WIS document AD42.45-P-1001AZ
Model 140 - Refer to WIS document AD42.45-P-1001AZ
Model 210 with Engine 119 - Refer to WIS document AD42.45-P-1001AZ
Model 202 and 208 - Refer to WIS document AD42.45-P-1000AZ
Model 210 with Engine 112, 113, 606 - Refer to WIS document AD42.45-P-1000AZ
The following allowable labor operations should be used when submitting a warranty claim for this repair. This information has been generated
on July 17, 2007. Please refer to Netstar -> Star TekInfo -> Star Time for the most current labor time allowance.