On a sunny day like today wanted to drive around in the top down but after the kept getting the Boot Separator Not closed" error on the dash
Tried to manually press the actuator and sensor atleast 7/8 times nothing happened
The boot separator was properly closed
Anyone had the...
hello just after some advice i need to replace my fuel pump as its leaking MB want £360 for one and for it to be on back order so looking at aftermarket. I've removed the pump and it's a pierburg pump 7.28143.00 A 000 478 04 01 TYP : PK 0004 I can't find a pump to match the part numbers other...
For all of those SL350 owners
What is included in Service B5
Key Features of Service B
Change engine oil and oil filter (not applicable for electric vehicles)
Check charging cable and vehicle socket for mechanical damage (Hybrid & Electric)
Check brake fluid level
Correct and note down tyre...
I have a 2006 SL350 and have had water ingress into mainly the passenger (left) side rear foot well. Opening the roof half way I used an airline to blow out the drains from the gulley near the c-pillar. On one side there is a metal plate with a self tapping screw fixing it in place. The end of...
I have a 2006 350 and one of my number plate lights out (off side) and the other is a bit dodgy. I would like to replace them which means taking out the whole unit. I have searched on the web and cant find a definitive answer. The font of knowledge that was Television on an old post on this...
Hi everyone, hoping there is someone on this forum that can help me solve this issue.I have just found that the LHS speakers on my SL R230 2008 have failed and fluff so badly its impossible to listen to the stereo.
I had always planned to do a slight upgrade on the sound system in the long term...
Just come back from a whistle stop tour of Cornwall in my recently acquired SL350 and must say I loved it! Nice and comfortable to drive, roof down listening to that burble from the exhaust was quite satisfying! I thought the acceleration was lacking but once you built up speed it responded well...
Am purchasing a 2003 SL350.
It has a stereo/basic GPS, Bluetooth for telephone only ..
I need a system that has Bluetooth for telephone & music, DAB, SAT NAV (live) ... not bothered about video ... (NO Bose speakers) ....
Can anyone advise on what/where/when/how please?
many thanks in advance!
Battery light came on today and I’ve checked both batteries and they’re all okay, although rear battery alternator is charging but isn’t charging the front battery. I have checked F52 fuse in passenger footwell and that’s all okay. Any ideas how to fix this? Is there a fuse or relay that you...
I hope this is the right place to to post this topic, please let me know if it should be reloacted.
About a week ago, I drove my SL into a solid pole, no one else was involved or hurt, I am fine too, air bags didnt go off. I do feel really stupid and sad that I've done this to a car, but it's...
I am in trouble now. My wife and I took out a 2013 SL350 today and it was much better than I expected. A lot of buttons and levers to confuse me but it was certainly nippier than I expected.
I was torn between finding a higher mileage newer SL350 and the older SL55.
The concern is that...
This is one of those occasions where a photo would be much better than words, but currently floating across the Irish Channel and the car is back home.
My much prized 2009 SL350 is suffering a bit of blight to part of the body work. The two piano black trapezoid panels that sit each...
I have been a Mercedes owner for quite a number of years.
I have enjoyed a '79 SL450 in yellow (just to stand out) 3 c class's the in 2003 went to a 320 e class in Cubanite silver, 2006 Iridium Silver SL350, 2007 a full house e 320 in Obsidian Black (what a car) and still on an...
I am new to the forum so please any help would be much appreciated here. I have a 2004 sl350 which I love and has been running great other than the odd hickup for the past 2 years after the initial water problems were all dried up.
I have searched the forum and seen a couple...
Ive had my C180 classic for a number of years and love the car but fancy a change to the SL350 or 500. Years 2002-2004.
I know the car has its issues but the shaft balance is one I'm worried about. Is there any idications when looking at a used one that this could be on its way out...
Has anyone upgraded/replaced the head unit in their MY06 R230 SL350? If so with what?
The rear of the factory head unit has fibre in/out and a molex style connector with three wires.
Thanks in advance.
I have an SL350 2003 year and have had some electrical gremlins; the symptoms are as follow:-
- SRS airbag continually on the dashboard.
- Intermittantly the Air Con unit does not work for sustained periods.
- In rain / snow the dashboard shows the 'bulb failiure' warning...
Morning all, after a little bit of advice on the price of some repairs.
Just had the sl350 in the garage for a niggly rattle. whilst on the ramps the mechy noted that the rear shocks are weeping.
not abc, just normal shockers, the price to repair these is 300 each plus vat.
Hi, im ready to fill up for the first time.
I dont know what petrol to put in my 03 sl 350.
regular or premium unleaded?
There is no shell v power anywhere near me. The highest RON i can get is tesco 99
I am a low mile user, so wouldnt mind the added detergents in tesco 99. but ti be...