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Mercedes-Benz SLK250 Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 3 Mercedes-Benz SLK250 recalls between 2012 and 2015. Learn if your Mercedes-Benz SLK250 is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 9, 2017

The brakes of the vehicle may remain engaged slightly due to an electronic problem with the stability control system. This can cause the brakes to overheat, reducing stopping effectiveness and possibly causing a fire hazard.

Recall repairs on your Mercedes Benz vehicle must be performed by a Mercedes Benz dealership. Mercedes Benz will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in June, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Mercedes Benz dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 1, 2014

During a crash where air bags are triggered to protect occupants, the passenger seat air bag may not deploy properly, increasing risk of injury.

Mercedes-Benz notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. Until an affected vehicle is repaired, owners are advised that passengers or other items should not be placed in the passenger seat. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 4, 2013

In the event of a crash, the passenger airbag may not deploy as expected.

Mercedes-Benz will notify owners of the affected 2013 SLK vehicles. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.