Originally Posted by drc42
Ouch that flex plate don't look right! So sounds like the new ones like my 2011 have that weakness resolved?
From what I've heard, they were almost twice as thick, starting in '04, and those can swap into a 03 or earlier.
Evidently, there is no recall on these, but they are a VERY well known weakness. Kinda like MB's own little final drive problem.