Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Mercedes-Benz SLK320
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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.
Mercedes-Benz SLK320 Questionswhere is the transmission fluid dipstick and cap? (1 answer)
I need to add fluid
All of a sudden the engine would not start.
1. Turns over maybe 1 second then stops.
2. I retry to start, same thing turns over maybe 1 second and stops.
3. On the 3rd restart this time does not turn over at all.
4. Disconnect the battery & retry all 3 steps and the same resul...