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1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 is between $756 and $924 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
scores in the middle range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$840
Annual Repair Cost
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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.
It is not uncommon for the sun visor hinges to break.
Position switches for the vario roof can fail, causing the roof to stop in the process of opening or closing.
Problem just started and check engine light blinking, won't go over 10 rpm.
This is a 1 owner , immaculate roadster...which wont be driven hard by me...only once in awhile. ...
Car tact, speedometer, temp, fuel, when car cooled off, they work, when ran briefly and restarted...
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, FAILURE OF ONE OF THE SIDE BRAKE LIGHTS CAN OCCUR. THE BASE OF THE...
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
April 06, 2013
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
Ok. I have to brag about my car. I've never thought of buying a Mercedes but my 2000 Ford Explorer XLT is giving me problems. I recently turned 46 and thought of getting a convertible. I test dr...
July 05, 2011
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
Having problems with the alarm system otherwise runs like new!
January 09, 2010
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230
This is preliminary due to the fact I had a prior owner that didn't show it much love - I have a little making up to do and discovery of what she needs for love at this point! All in all solid, goo...