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Hi everybody.
I'm here to try to find out how to fix my 2002 SLK 320 which won't start - not cranking and no power to the fuel pump, possibly a K40 issue.
I've had the car since almost new and it has only covered around 20,000 miles since new, but the non-starting problem has really turned me against Mercedes for good.
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Sorry for your issue Mike. There will be good advice shortly. How old is the battery? my original slk was an 02 320 and the battery needed replacing every 2 years. has the battery been tested?


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Sorry to hear that my friend. I know that mechanical problems can really color your view of a car.

The best I can tell you is to use search, look in the R170 forums, find a post by Leapyfish and go to all of the links he has in his signature, and get to 15 posts so that you can PM folks and ask for help.

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Moved to R170 section.

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