1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
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1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 ProblemsInside Grab Handles/Upholstery/Door Trim Panels May Delaminate
Inside grab handles, the upholstery on the center console cover, and door trim panels can delaminate. Most commonly replacement of the affected part is necessary.
Due to wear, high usage vehicles can experience ignition lock and tumbler failures. The ignition lock cylinder will generally require replacement to correct this concern.
It is not uncommon for the sun visor hinges to break.
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 QuestionsI found this beauty for about $7000! 138,000 Mi on it. Is that too many miles? (3 answers)
This is a 1 owner , immaculate roadster...which wont be driven hard by me...only once in awhile. Is that just too many miles on a 4 Cyl engine to risk it? Thank you so much!
Car tact, speedometer, temp, fuel, when car cooled off, they work, when ran briefly and restarted they stop working?
how can you tell if the maf sensor is faulty or what else can i look for thats causing this fault