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Chassis

  • Type: R232

Engine 3.0L 6-Cylinder DOHC SC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 0W-30

  • Drain Plug Torque: 22FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 8.5 qt

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.0L 6-Cylinder: 0.032''

Fuel

  • Capacity: 18.5 US gal (70.0 l)

Brake Fluid

  • Type: Only use brake fluid approved by Mercedes-Benz. Information about approved brake fluid can be obtained at any qualified specialist workshop or on the Internet at http://bevo.mercedes-benz.com

Coolant

  • Type: MB 325.0 Anticorrosion/Antifreeze

  • Capacity: 

    • SLK 250:Approx. 10.1 US qt (9.6 l)

    • SLK 350: Approx. 11.0 US qt (10.4 l)

    • SLK 55 AMG: Approx. 10.0 US qt (9.5 l

Washer fluid

  • Type: Only use washer fluid that is suitable for plastic lamp lenses, e.g. MB SummerFit or MB WinterFit. Unsuitable washer fluid could damage the plastic lenses of the headlamps.
  • Capacity:3.7 US qt (3.5 l)

Powertrain


Engine

  • Petrol

  • 1.8 L M271 KE18ML Kompressor I4 (SLK 200)

  • 3.0 L M272 E30 V6 (SLK 280/300)

  • 3.5 L M272 E35 V6 (SLK 350)

  • 5.4 L M113 E55 V8 (SLK 55 AMG)

Transmission    

  • 6-speed manual

  • 5-speed 5G-Tronic automatic

  • 7-speed 7G-Tronic automatic

Fuel Consumption


MERCEDES-BENZ SLK FUEL CONSUMPTION

References


  1. 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Owners Manual 

  2. Mercedes-Benz SLK - Class Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTNHTSA

Lights

Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: LED

  • Front Fog Light Bulb:

    • 9006

    • H7-55W

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2825

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 3457AK

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H7-55W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7-55W

    • HID-D2S

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 7506L

  • Brake Light Bulb: LED

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 6418

  • Parking Light Bulb: 2825

  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb: LED

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 12496

  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Courtesy Light Bulb: 6418

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 6418

  • Trunk Light Bulb: 6411