2003 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
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2003 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 ProblemsWire Connector on Transmission May Leak Fluid and Damage Control Module
The electrical connector at the automatic transmission may leak fluid. Over time leaking fluid could migrate through the wiring harness and damage the transmission control module. If that happens a new harness and control module may be necessary to correct the problem.
A tube for the EGR system tends to clog with carbon buildup.
The evaporator temperature sensor can fail, causing the AC compressor not to cycle. If the AC compressor does not turn on, the AC system will not blow cold air. If the compressor is stuck on, the air will be very cold at first, before warming up.
2003 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Questionsmoving forward from stop: engine revs up but no go. Or lurches forward 2-3 times (2 answers)
Stop, put in park, then drive, press gas and all ok. Done this 4-5 times past 3 weeks.
ac fan will not stay on, runs for a little, then goes off, will come back on later but then turns off in a while
i need to know how to remove the bad wire harness adapter so i can put in the new one.