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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

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2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Problems

Miscellaneous -- Verified

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.

Miscellaneous -- Verified

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.

Miscellaneous -- Verified

It is not uncommon for the sun visor hinges to break.

Suspension & Steering -- Verified

Irregular and premature tire wear can be caused by the lower control arm bushings cracking, resulting excessive movement at the control arm pivot point. Ball joints can also wear out prematurely, causing similar tire wear symptoms. I some cases it may be necessary to replace the lower control arm, including bushings & ball joint to correct this concern.

Engine -- Verified

Engine oil can leak into the engine wiring harness from the cam adjuster solenoid. The oil can migrate through the wires and possibly damage the engine control unit. A leaking adjuster solenoid should be replaced.

2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Recalls (Recent)

Electrical & Lights, September 12, 2006

Summary: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, FAILURE OF ONE OF THE SIDE BRAKE LIGHTS CAN OCCUR. THE BASE OF THE SOCKET CAN BE SUBJECT TO THERMAL DEFORMATION OVER TIME.

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2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Questions and Answers

haleh78, 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230, Houston, TX

I have a slk230 2004, and my trunk door does not click close. what should i do?
is it possible that i pressed something which keeps the door from closing.

Sxybch, 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Right before my warrenty expired I noticed the clutch would stick to the floor as I was driving and I would have to pop it out with my foot. This only happesns on occasion. It can be scary. So I ...

starch827, 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230, Dover, DE

During night, alarm system went off. Pushed unlock and lock on remote, it stopped...then started again. This went on for two to three times, started car and went for a ride. Locked car and went in...

liamoso, 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230, Kenner, LA

I want to change the air filter of A / C cabin and not donte is located or how to do it

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2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Reviews

First and last Mercedes I will own. I am extremely disappointed with the cost of ownership, reliability is extremely poor.

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