2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280

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2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280
$
271
to $
361
2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280
$
126
to $
161
2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280
$
118
to $
151
2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280
$
278
to $
449
2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280
$
726
to $
855

2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Faulty Camshaft Adjuster Solenoid

The camshaft adjuster solenoid (which is related to the variable valve timing system) may fail or timing chain/balance shaft components may wear, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and various drivability issues. Mercedes-Benz has released a service bulletin outlining specific repair instructions depending on fault codes stored.

Brake Pads & Rotors May Wear After 20,000 Miles

As a way to increase braking performance, the brake pads and rotors are make of a softer material and may be in need of replacement after approximately 20,000 miles; owners should be vigilant about getting their brakes checked.

Stalling and/or "Crank no Start" Due to Failed Crankshaft Position Sensor

The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.

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2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Questions

various electrical problems: radio, a/c, windows, seats won't turn on and off, (1 answer)

and the speed ometer and turn signals stop working. Lights are strong, car starts right away.

Where is the OBD plug for 2007 280slk? (1 answer)

I have an OBD receiver available

I started the engine and a big puff of blue smoke appeared. It only happened once. (1 answer)

what would cause a big puff of blue smoke when starting the engine after sitting over night, it only happened once.!!

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2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Recalls

Driver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures And Sprays Metal Fragments

The driver's frontal air bag inflator may deploy the air bag with excessive pressure, resulting in the inflator rupturing and causing metal debris to be sprayed onto vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module free of charge to resolve the concern.

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2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Reviews

This is my third Mercedes, second from new...it is by far the best one I have owned. 1st, 300SD, 2nd, C230w and now my SLK. It gathers longing looks everywhere...Caddilac owners drool and BMW drivers trade theirs in for a Mercedes after talking to me...gotta love it....& I do...yes, I do...

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