Mercedes Benz SLK R171 SLK 280 - Facts and Figures

General Value
Chassis R171
Model SLK 280
Engine 2996cc
Engine Code M272
Fuel Type Petrol
Production 2004 - 2011
Predecessor R170
Successor R172
Performance Value
Power 231 PS - 170 kW - 228 BHP
Torque 300 Nm - 220 lb/ft
Acceleration 6.7 (s)
Top Speed N/A
MPG City 29.0 MPG
MPG Motorway 42.0 MPG
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SLK R171 SLK 280 Problems, Faults and Recalls

  • R/2008/147 - Engine Emergency Shut Off On Board Diagnosis Or Tank/speedo Signal May Be Affected - Possibility of transfer of incorrect control unit software which could affect engine shut off control in an emergency situation or the on board diagnosis system or tank/speedometer signal