Mercedes SLK Battery Backup Recall Notice
If you own a Mercedes-Benz SLK, you should act soon and get the battery backup fixed as soon as possible. You can get it done at any Mercedes Benz dealership with an attached mechanic and the fix will be free for you.
Those of you looking to repair or upgrade your electrical system yourself, you can check out the available Mercedes electronics by heading over to this page.
Mercedes-Benz has recalled its SLK sports model this week, due to a potential problem with the battery system.
The carmaker has identified a problem with power supply to the ignition switch, which could be interrupted.
Should the vehicle’s main battery fail, the backup battery will not supply energy to the ignition switch. This could render both the electric selector for the automatic transmission and the electronic park brake inoperable. Read More