2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500
2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Problems
The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.
As vehicles age, various problems may develop with the hard and soft tops. If problems are encountered, it would be recommended to have a technician familiar with these tops perform the diagnoses.
Leaks may develop from the differential cover and/or seals on high mileage or older vehicles. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit if these leaks are addressed.
2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Questions
my mechanic told me that year has a internal system that even with the key the car will not start if it thinks its being stolen?
The AC temp started getting warmer as the outside temp reached 80. Blows cool air if outside temp is under 80. How do I add freon and what type is used?
How hard is it to change the hydrolic cyclinders that put the convertable top up and down and where can I get instructions