2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Q&A

2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Question: Is this a 'drive by wire' vehicle

After car has been run for a couple of hours the following happens: come to a stop, press on the gas and nothing happens. No rpm increase, nothing. Then all of a sudden it will take off. -
Answer 1
It does have drive by wire throttle. Don't jump to conclusions it is faulty without properly testing it. The unit from Mercedes is $1000.I am sure it is available aftermarket but get a good independent Mercedes repair shop to check it out and test it first. -