2011-2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Service Light Reset (SLK-250)

2011-2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Service Light Reset (SLK-250) – The Mercedes-Benz R 172 is a roadster of the car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz. The convertible represents the third generation of the SLK class (from 2016 SLC class) and is the successor to the Mercedes-Benz R 171. The R 172 is built in the Mercedes-Benz plant in Bremen. The vehicle was first presented at the Qatar Motor Show. The dealer premiere in Europe took place on March 26, 2011.

The Roadster typically long bonnet has been preserved, instead of the front with reference to the Formula 1 cars, the SLK is now at a barbecue with a center bar that bears the star in the grill, recognizable, and below that is another central air intake. The upper end of the bonnet is dominated by two large air outlets. In contrast to its predecessors, the rearview mirrors with integrated turn signals are on the door flanks, just like in the CLS.

2011-2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Service Light Reset (SLK-250)

2011-2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Service Light Reset (SLK-250)

Time needed: 7 minutes.

When maintenance service is due, the Service due minder will appear on the display. The service interval must be reset after performed the maintenance service on your vehicle. Follow the instructions below to reset the Service Minder light on your Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class:

  1. Turn the ignition key to position 1 without starting the engine

    If your vehicle has an ignition button, press the START-STOP ENGINE button without touching the brake pedal.

  2. Make sure the VEHICLE MILAGE is displayed in the multi-function display.

    Use the navigation button to display the menu

  3. Press and hold the  (ACCEPT CALL) button for a second

    The button is located on the steering wheel

  4. While holding the  (ACCEPT CALL) button press and hold the OK button

    Remember! Don’t press the buttons simultaneously, the timing is very decisive at this step!
    mercedes benz service oil reset

  5. After several seconds the VEHICLE DATA menu should come up

    If you do it right, the VEHICLE DATA menu will appear on the screen

  6. Scroll down to ASSYST PLUS menu

    Press the OK button to enter the menu

  7. Scroll down to FULL SERVICE

    Press the OK button to enter the menu


    You can skip this step if it’s not in your vehicle

  9. Select appropriate OIL GRADE being used

    Press the OK button to select

  10. When a confirmation message appears, select YES to confirm it


For more details, please watch the following video:

These instructions are based on the Mercedes-Benz owner’s manual. This procedure should apply to the third generation of Mercedes Benz SLK-Class SLK-250 (2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 model years). Hopefully, the article of 2011-2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Service Light Reset (SLK-250) can solve your problem. Good Luck!