20 Most Recent 1997 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes Benz Sl Class Questions & Answers


Top needs to be up when top is down the Pistons extend with fluid showing it is low and if you fill at that time when you close it the Pistons will go back in and fluid will run out and possible cause of a leak

1997... | Answered on May 23, 2015


i take it its an automatic you will have to tow it over 30 mph for it to kick over but it should still open with the key manually in the boot

1997... | Answered on Apr 27, 2015


well it sounds like a fuel problem i would check my fuel pressure first now if a code came up find out what it means and address it and make sure you have fuel in the tank

1997... | Answered on Jun 18, 2014


Bring to auto parts store and have them check for any codes stored in the computer and go from there, There are far too many options to list here.

1997... | Answered on May 13, 2014


what do you mean need more info

1997... | Answered on Feb 13, 2014


fuseboxes normally are in one of 3 places..under the drivers dash.. in the glovebox.. or under the hood near the battery..dealer can say for sure..

1997... | Answered on Jan 04, 2014


box under the bonnet right hand side??? or was that the bmw?? my old timers is catching up with me sorry about this ,i will remember soon or was it behind the glovebox ??

1997... | Answered on Nov 14, 2012


check that the passenger seat is back rest is properly in the back position and "locked " in place

1997... | Answered on Oct 19, 2012


Couple of reasons. You may need to have the Radiator backflushed to remove sediment. You also have an Electric cooling fan which may be malfunctioning. They (fans) often have more than 1 speed and high speed may be broken so it can not keep up with extreme heat.

Some fans use more than 1 relay to switch the fans and the second stage relay may be bad.

Overall, the A/C coil is placed in front of the Radiator and depends on airflow to function. This makes the air available to the Radiator much hotter so the Radiator is having a hard time cooling the engine. The Electric radiator fans kick up the airflow to help both systems out.

A dirty radiator, old antifreeze, etc. can affect performance.

I hope my solution is helpful. Radiator shops can service most Brands.

1997... | Answered on Jun 30, 2012

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