Report: Hard/Soft Tops May Develop Problems Due to Age
Mercedes-Benz 300SL Problem
Average Mileage: 141,000 mi (105,000 mi - 200,000 mi)
As vehicles age, various problems may develop with the hard and soft tops. If problems are encountered, it would be recommended to have a technician familiar with these tops perform the diagnoses.
Visitor, 1992 Mercedes-Benz 300SL, 120,000 mi
Convertable top hydraulic seals leak
intermittent operation problem with open or close of convertible top. locks were working but not top operation. Now nothing works inclucing power windows which I assume is curcit to electronic control unit in trunk. also now getting alarm beep as soon as ignition is turned on
Visitor, 1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SL, 139,000 mi