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How To Reset Flexible Service System (FS...

How To Reset Flexible Service System (FSS)
  Turn key to position 2. Within 4 seconds press button 1 twice. The present status for days or distance is displayed. Within 10 seconds turn key in steering lock to position 0. Press and hold button 1, while turning key in steering lock to position 2 again. The present status for days or distance is displayed once more. Continue to hold button 1. After approximately 10 seconds...

Engine Oil and Filter Change

Engine Oil and Filter Change
  1. Loosen filler and filter caps. 2. Put in oil collection device and pump (20 pumps on mine) 3. Few more pumps and wiggle end to ensure all oil out and lift out and up so tube drains. 4. Remove filter and cap as one unit. 5. Clip new filter into cap. 6. Replace O ring if required 7. Replace filter assembly. Tighten just enough so it cannot become loose. 8. Fill with new oil...

Spark Plug Removal and Replacement

Spark Plug Removal and Replacement
  1: Remove red cover over plugs. 3 x 5mm hex screws, undo each one a few turns at a time, same when replacing. 2: Pop off coil and 12v leads off the 2 coils (just carefully slide off “pop”). 3: Remove 2 x coils, with E10 female torx (when replacing just hand tight and a bit). 4: Pull plug leads off 1 and 3 (pop) straight up carefully (tight). 5: Remove spark...

Removing the rear bumper

Removing the rear bumper
This guide shows the proper method for removing the rear bumper of the R170 SLK. Click on the photo for a higher resolution image and to...

Removing the front bumper

Removing the front bumper
This guide shows the proper method for removing the front bumper of the R170 SLK. Click on the photo for a higher resolution image and to...

Fuel Filter Replacement

Fuel Filter Replacement
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