99 SLK 230. Going down freeway at 60 mph when it just died. Pulled to shoulder and tried to restart but nothing, would not even crank. All lights, radio, gauges, windows worked so it was good electrically. Towed home by AAA. Back at home it started right up (???). It was not a fuel issue, and...
I'm unable to move the parking brake lever up from the down position to engage parking brakes. Yes, I pushed down and held the release button prior to moving the handle in an upward movement. I purchased this vehicle used and failed to check the operation of the e-brake. So, what is going on?
First off, the details.
2001 r170 sport 6-speed manual, 98k miles.
220mm Crank pulley
67mm supercharger pulley
Custom welded air intake pipe with K&N filter
Supercharger plenum baffle delete
BKR7E spark plugs
Stainless 63.5mm exhaust with two chamber muffler and high flow...
I am looking for some recommendations for a shop manual for my R170 SLK320. The original factory book is nice but prohibitively expensive. I have found two that look interesting for under $25 each. One comes as a download and the other comes on a thumb drive. Any recommendations gentlemen...
Hi All, Down here in Australia low mileage R170 SLK200's can be had for an absolute song. I'm talking about the non-supercharged, M111.946 135BHP version. The only trouble is they couldn't pull a sick woman off a pisspot.
So...... I was thinking a nice little turbocharger hanging off the side...
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