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SLK230 a/c one side hot one side cold

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Old 11-11-2010, 06:56 PM
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i just bought a 1998 SLK230 and its my first mercedes. my driver side is cold but the center and passenger side is blazing hot coming out the vents. i have both dials to blue which is cold and its still the same. can anybody help me on this. Im one of those DIY type person, so i would liek to know what it could be the problem.
 
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Old 11-12-2010, 10:43 AM
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nobody knows?
 
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Old 11-14-2010, 03:08 AM
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Run the conditioner on full speed (5) and check all modes...
See if the air circulation is equal at left, middle and right side...
 
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Old 11-18-2010, 07:12 AM
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i ran the a/c on all modes still didnt change nothing. ive heard it could be the dual valve thats under the hood but where can i get that for cheap?
 
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Old 11-21-2010, 01:08 PM
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I got on a 1999 230 slk. I had a quote for around $1000 to r&r. I will spend the money but want to make sure it solves the problem
 
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Old 11-21-2010, 07:14 PM
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i found the dual vale for around $250 its an easy installation but i want to kno for sure if thats the problem dont wanna spend on sumtin that it isnt the problem. u know? so has anyone had this problem and solved it. i heard it could be a sensor too
 
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I just test drove a 1998 slk230 with 52k miles on it & the same a/c problem...driver side cool & passenger side HOT!!! The dealership will service & fix this problem 2moro then I will own it...Yeah!!! I will find out details of this problem & repair details then post it here to help all I can. Kari
 
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