Part number: MER-1550500005 is a new, unused Genuine Mercedes engine timing sprocket. Its important to inspect timing sprockets when performing a timing service to check the tooth wear on the sprocket. The cam gears are usually driven by a timing chain with the cams turning at half engine speed. This is why the sprocket has twice as many teeth compared to the crankshaft gear.
Genuine Mercedes parts are recommended by the factory for your Mercedes. You can expect replacement trim pieces to fit without issue, and suspension and engine parts will offer a greater life and better performance.
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