Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Tire Pressure

Mercedes-Benz SLK280 models from 2006 to 2008 have recommended tire pressure of 32 psi to 35 psi based on model year, trim and original equipment tire size.

Mercedes-Benz SLK280 is a passenger car offered in 2 trims and equipped with 2 original equipment tire size sets. You can find recommended tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 by model year, model trim or its original equipment tire size. Keep Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tires properly inflated at all times to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Select Mercedes-Benz SLK280 year to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

2008 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2008 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/55R16 91V
R: 225/50R16 92V
32 psi 35 psi
F: 225/45R17 91W
R: 245/40R17 91W
32 psi 35 psi

2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/55R16 91W
R: 225/50R16 92W
32 psi 35 psi
F: 225/45R17 91W
R: 245/40R17 91W
32 psi 35 psi

2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/55R16 91W
R: 225/50R16 92W
32 psi 35 psi
F: 225/45R17 91W
R: 245/40R17 91W
32 psi 35 psi

Select Mercedes-Benz SLK280 trim to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

Tire Pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 AMG Sport

Recommended tire inflation for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 AMG Sport is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 225/45R17 91W
R: 245/40R17 91W
32 psi 35 psi

Tire Pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Base Model

Recommended tire inflation for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Base Model is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/55R16 91W
R: 225/50R16 92W
32 psi 35 psi

Recommended tire inflation for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 original equipment tire sizes with matching trims and model years.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/55R16 91W
R: 225/50R16 92W
32 psi 35 psi
Years: 2006 - 2008
Trims: Base Model
F: 225/45R17 91W
R: 245/40R17 91W
32 psi 35 psi
Years: 2006 - 2008
Trims: AMG Sport

What is the correct tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280?

Recommended tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tires is 32 psi to 35 psi, set by Mercedes-Benz manufacturer and based on model's original equipment tire size to optimize vehicle performance, fuel efficiency and safety.

Where do I find the recommended tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280?

Mercedes-Benz SLK280 recommended tire pressure can be found in owner's manual, on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam, on the trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Tire inflation will be listed in psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kilopascals).

How to check Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tire pressure?

To check Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tire pressure you will first need to determine its recommended tire pressure for the front and rear tires. Take off tire valve caps and use a tire pressure gauge to check tire inflation in every tire. Adjust Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tire pressure to its recommended levels. If overinflated, let some air out by pressing down the center plunger in the valve stem. If underinflated, add air with tire inflator. Recheck tire pressure to make sure all tires are properly inflated. Replace the valve stem caps. Make sure to check tire pressure when tires are "cold" and have not been driven for at least 3 hours. Remember that the front and rear tire pressures may differ.

What is proper tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280 replacement tires?

If you replace Mercedes-Benz SLK280 original equipment tires with non-stock tires that have different size or load capacity, new tires may require substantially different inflation pressures. Use our Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator to find proper tire inflation when switching to a different tire size.

What is optimal winter tire pressure for Mercedes-Benz SLK280?

Tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures. When temperatures drop, Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease. During winter Mercedes-Benz SLK280 tires can be inflated 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures. Do not overinflate above the maximum tire inflation pressure value indicated on tire sidewall. Make sure to check tire pressure regularly in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

Is my Mercedes-Benz SLK280 equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)?

If your Mercedes-Benz SLK280 is built after 2007, it is most likely equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Check owner's manual to see if your model has TPMS.

Why is my Mercedes-Benz SLK280 TPMS warning light on?

If Mercedes-Benz SLK280 TPMS warning light comes on and stays on, it means at least one of the tires is underinflated. If TPMS warning light goes on and off, fluctuating ambient temperatures may be the reason. If Mercedes-Benz SLK280 TPMS warning light flashes for 90 seconds when you start the vehicle and then remains illuminated, the TPMS is not functioning properly and you should have it serviced.

How to reset Mercedes-Benz SLK280 Tire Pressure Monitoring System?

To reset TPMS on Mercedes-Benz SLK280, follow the instructions in owner's manual. If TPMS will not reset, there may be a problem with tire pressure sensors.

All listed data and/or calculations are for informational purposes only. TirePressure.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall.