A lot was coming out and made quite a mess even with a towel wrapped around to catch the overflow. I am either going back to Lexus or purchase an Infiniti. General Comments: I really like this car. Featuring larger alloy wheels, a lower sports suspension, and improved calipers for the brakes; the interior also features a three-spoke steering wheel. The Elegance comes with vinyl standard and leather optional; it, too, features the familiar grille style with the star emblem on the hood. Catalytic converter was replaced at 39K.
I completed the work and realized the color was a little off. The front of the car is a little different, as well; the grille features three bars with the three-pronged star logo set into the grille. The C-Class has garnered a reputation as a comfortable cruiser, with a high-quality interior, making a perfect car for all roads. The paint code will either be three or four digits. Faults: Drivers side mirror repeater. Avantgarde features a more sporty appearance than Classic of Elegance.
You can also go online to our , for the latest inventory in both new and used luxury cars, as well as schedule a test drive or service appointment and inquire about available financing options. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. In overall appearance and performance, the Avantgarde is supposed to be a sports coupe. I may give him the benefit of the doubt but I have moved on. General Comments: I have been extremely frustrated with my first gently used vehicle purchased from Mercedes.
Yes Review Date: 27th August, 2005. Needs new glow plugs, but that's expected at this mileage. I have been buying cars for 30 years now and I haven't experienced such problems on cars since the days of driving the Chevy, and Oldsmobile. The computer dash panel went out at 28K miles. I made it work for the primer because that gets sanded. Sometimes options are tied to particular trim levels e. The code on your identificaiton sticker will normally have many numbers in it with no prefix identifying a number as a paint code.
I called your customer service and was sent a new can of paint and some spray nozzles. It also spattered on the work. My only concern is whether the rust is going to become an issue over time. The service center put lifters on the engine at 28K miles as the engine was rattling. Although it appears to be just the bulb, you have to replace the whole unit, which costs about £25. Although next time I think I would buy a spray gun instead of the cans.
Build quality not up to standard of older Mercedes, but a lot better than the c-class I used to own. I switched to Nissan and then Lexus, and had no problems. So I have no real complaints but it was a wasted few hours for me. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The next day I called and arranged with my mechanic to do a prepurchase inspection.
Paintwork quite poor quality, and picks up scratches and chips easily. Take the C-Class Mercedes-Benz for a short test drive to understand what makes it so special. Click here for Why The Two-Step Paint System? Don't think I will be investing more money on the is car. Both the primer and the color spray cans bubbled out paint at the top of the can while spraying. When I arrived at our agreed on time at his place he and the car were not there, I called his cell and he said he would be there in15 minutes, after a half hour I left and when I called him again he said his battery died but he was ready, but at that point I was not. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
At 43K miles the power steering needs to be replaced again. Some rust around the boot release, which I had sorted prior to purchase, but is coming through again already. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. General Comments: I like the interior of the car, space is excellent, seats are uncomfortable, economy is average, servicing expensive. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. It is designed and intended to appeal to the widest range of luxury coupe buyers.
The Avantgarde also differs from the Classic and Elegance in the body construction. Mercedes E-Class models in recent years have serious quality problems which people need to be aware of - mentioning E-Class Mercedes to anyone in the car trade in Germany generally results in a sad shake of the head or eyes raised to heaven - indeed, if you want to listen to a long rant, ask a German taxi driver what he thinks of the newer post mid-90s E-Class range! It features cloth interior with vinyl optional as well as the traditional Mercedes grille found on sedan models and the three-star emblem on the hood. I complained about my car pulling for over a year. . What else could anyone ask for? EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. The color was another story.
Classic is the basic trim level offered for Mercedes automobiles. I have spoken to a lot of people who feel the same as I. Overall, I am happy with the fix and will probably use your site again. This car has been dealer serviced, gently driven and cared for as all of my previous vehicles, and as soon as I can get it into the service center and get the power steering repaired once again, I will be purchasing another car. Faults: My Cat converter broke up at 30,000 miles 1 year old , parts from which blew back into the engine, scoring all the bores and going into the oil ways.