2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320
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2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 ProblemsHigh Usage Vehicles May Experience Ignition Lock and Tumbler Failures
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.
The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool off, but it may run roughly or have poor performance.
Position switches for the vario roof can fail, causing the roof to stop in the process of opening or closing.
2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Questionsthis veh has 77000 miles v6 never had a problem yesterday back out of garage went to take would acc so man shifted into 1st took shifted into od would not acc down shited it acc to 75 stop would not acc again unless I dwn shifted (1 answer)
El coche no enciende, que puedo hacer para corregir este error, estuve de viaje por dos meses y no se utilizo este coche
When accelerating slowly from stop.
Similar problem happened last week. Took car to dealer and they checked for causes of these warning lights (went off While awaiting service check). They kept it overnite and went thru several tests next day and claimed car was OK. But problem reappeared...