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I have a 2001 ML55 and the rack is damaged, will a rack from

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I have a 2001 ML55 and the rack is damaged, will a rack from another ML fit it ?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 3 years ago.
Hi, my name isXXXXX you post your vin number for me?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Wdc1631742a66690
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

WDC1631742A266690 is the vin, it is a 2001 ML55 AMG

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I should add that it is a UK car, rhd
Expert:  Marty replied 3 years ago.
Ok, you are going to need to use a steering rack from an ML55. Other model ML steering racks will not work. Additionally, there is a production change in the steering rack after vin numbers ending in A289560. You need to use either a rack from a 2001 or from any other year as long as the vin number is XXXXX than A289560.
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