Mercedes Benz CL C216 CL500 - Facts and Figures

General Value
Chassis C216
Model CL500
Engine 5461cc
Engine Code M273KE55
Fuel Type Petrol
Production 2006 - 2010
Predecessor C215
Successor C217
Performance Value
Power 388 PS - 285 kW - 383 BHP
Torque 530 Nm - 391 lb/ft
Acceleration 4.9 (s)
Top Speed 155 MPH
MPG City 25.0 MPG
MPG Motorway 31.0 MPG
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CL C216 CL500 Problems, Faults and Recalls

  • R/2006/141 - Instrument Cluster May Not Illuminate. - Instrument cluster may not illuminate at all times.
  • R/2008/020 - Potential Leak Of Brake Line - Corrosion may occur in the brake line to the front/rear axle distibuter. If left unattended this could result in brake fluid leakage and loss of brake efficiency.
  • R/2013/031 - Fuel May Leak - The flange of the fuel filter may leak due to a non-compliance in the supplier's production process. Should this occur a fuel odour may arise or fuel escape.