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Mercedes-Benz CLC Coupe 180K SE 3d Auto (2008/08)

Mercedes-Benz CLC Coupe 180K SE 3d Auto (2008/08) - Owner Review

Good space in the back and boot for a small coupe.

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Review submitted by
Richard Church on

Mercedes-Benz CLC Coupe (08-10)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Like quality products and happy to pay the price.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Mixed comments.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes - but with a larger cc power unit.

What are you likely to buy next?
Not sure, but will have to have a lower tax band and better MPG.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
November 2011

Did you get a good deal and why?
Good trade in price for my Golf and all small points found on inspection were corrected before collection.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Looks and quality manufacture.

What was the dealer like?
Good, Extensive road test covering 4/5 miles. No presure to buy but once you commit you have to go through the sales pitch for Paint Protection, Gap insurance, Service Plan etc as is the norm with most Franchised Dealers.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Quick but not that fast, very easy to drive and comfotable on long trips. Responsive brakes and steering. No real blind spots to worry about.

What's it like to park?
Simple, with full parking sensors.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Yes, within a month of ownership the electric window control switch failed and 5 high vis LED brake light bulbs failed all replaced FOC.

What's most practical about your car?
Good space in the back and boot for a small coupe.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Front and rear parking sensors with visual and audible warnings, 6 Stack CD player in glove compartment, Auto box sports mode.

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