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Oil change Mercedes-Benz SLK 2005 - 2011 Petrol SLK 280 - 3.0 V6

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Mercedes-Benz SLK 2005 - 2011  | SLK 280 - 3.0 V6 Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
The sump plug is located on the base of the engine
You will need to remove the car's undertray
Undo the fixings - use a 8mm socket
Carefully remove undertray
Here's the sump plug
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray beneath
Using a 13mm spanner or socket, carefully remove the sump plug and fully drain the oil. When the sump has emptied, wipe clean the sump plug area with a paper towel and fit a new sump plug and washer
Do not over tighten - replace the undertray