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Mercedes-Benz CLK Cabriolet 320 Elegance 2d Auto (1999/T)

Mercedes-Benz CLK Cabriolet 320 Elegance 2d Auto (1999/T) - Owner Review

Big convertible, tight rear leg room but nowhere near as bad as BMW, Audi or Volvo.
5

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Review submitted by
Edward Turner on

Mercedes-Benz CLK Cabriolet (98-03)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
It still says class and people still say "your doing alright for yourself!" even though I only paid £1400.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Every one is amazed at how much car I got for the money and the kids love it!

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, great solid well built car, looks amazing, although I would go for the new E- Class convertible next.

What are you likely to buy next?
E-Class convertible.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£1,400

When did you buy the car?
June 2015

Did you get a good deal and why?
Great deal, haggled hard, car had some issues but I had done my research and nothing I knew I couldn't sort.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Bargain!

What was the dealer like?
Very small back street dealer, other than buying the car had no other dealing with them and didnt expect to.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Smooth, quiet and refined, still got pleanty of power but its no supercar!

What's it like to park?
No problems for me especially with parking sensors, rear visability with roof up is next to zero though.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Over heating, fan control relay was to blame but luckly for me it had been replaced just not plugged in correctly!

What's most practical about your car?
Big convertible, tight rear leg room but nowhere near as bad as BMW, Audi or Volvo.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Roof, heated electric seats, aftermarket touch screen Sat nav that i fitted myself.

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