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Mercedes-Benz S-Class 500 SEL 4d Auto (1986/D)

Mercedes-Benz S-Class 500 SEL 4d Auto (1986/D) - Owner Review

It was so comfortable and safe to drive.

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Review submitted by
Gerry Wightman on

Mercedes-Benz S-Class (80-91)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I have a good choice of cars

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They loved it

Would you buy this car again and why?
Too right. The comfort, safety, room, silenceof engine, reliability.

What are you likely to buy next?
Something smaller

Buying experience

5 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?
April 2002

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes, traded in an accord. Dealer had the merc for sale for sometime and he wanted rid of it( costs too much in fuel most people said).

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
I was looking for a new car and saw a merc 500. Could not resist it.

What was the dealer like?
Very freindly and helpful.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
A bit big for city centre driving but cruises so easy on the motorway. No backpain after a long journey in this car.

What's it like to park?
Due to the size, you have to choose your space carefully but the car was easy to manover

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Not in the time I had it and I did not expect ant problems as it was a large mercedes.

What's most practical about your car?
It was so comfortable and safe to drive.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The seats! You just sank into them.

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