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wanted to say hello I'm from Georgia and i had a few questions about my SLK320/ 2004
My car will not start it shuts off. It sounds like it wants to crank for 1-2 secs. Then if i try to crank it again no sound at all. I installed new battery and still would not start. I installed new Fuel relay module too. I wanted to ask around the forum before i tried anything else and before towing it to dealership. thanks...I sort feel like that sad song Its a rainy night in Georgia
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Welcome to the board from Atlanta

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Welcome x2 from Atlanta. We are going to have a gathering in the next month or so and you should join us. X2 on Kelby's comment, others more experienced will respond.
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My car will not start it shuts off.
So it does not start at all or it shuts off after it is started.

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It sounds like it wants to crank for 1-2 secs. Then if i try to crank it again no sound at all.
Sounds like it cranks or does it really crank for a couple of seconds? Assuming it crank for a few seconds, then you try it again and it doesn't do anything?



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I installed new battery and still would not start. I installed new Fuel relay module too. I wanted to ask around the forum before i tried anything else and before towing it to dealership. thanks...I sort feel like that sad song Its a rainy night in Georgia
Does it have a check engine light on?
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Aloha from Hawaii.
Where there any problems before this happened, changing the battery incorrectly can do a lot of damage. Heres a checklist, its for the newer models but some things apply to older models https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r171-gen...checklist.html
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Thanks for all the warm welcomes...
Check engine light does not come on. No giving any codes
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