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Hey guys. Sorry for my naivety, but I'm new to this blog. I have this thing hanging from below my bumper (picture attached) of my 98 SLK 230 and would appreciate it if someone could tell me what it is so I know what to do with it. Thanks!!

ps my horn is also not working...maybe connected somehow?
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looks like the outside temperature probe. put it back in, do a search


https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r171-gen...mp-sensor.html


i know u have an r170 but similar piece


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Agree with jbanks that it's the outside temp. probe/sensor except I'm not familiar as to where it needs to be placed back. IIRC there was a pic of where it's located in the R170.

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