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Intercooler cleaning and a bit more.

Recently the SLK was giving me a few performance issues. After searching here and a few other places, this is what I did;

Changed the transmission fluid and filter after reading these two threads;

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-cla...oblem-fix.html

Transmission fluid help... slk230/e320 - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum

Next up was cleaning the MAS aka MAF;

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-cla...-r170-slk.html

...and the root cause of the MAS aka MAF covered in oil issue;

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-cla...70-2001-a.html (note that you can clean this too!)

Question on cleaning the Oil Separator - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum

After all of that, here is my post on the intercooler and a tad more...

Intercooler Cleaning ( a few other things too ) » Rambling Along the Roads

Hope others find this useful.
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