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Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500L 4d Auto (99) (1999/S)

Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500L 4d Auto (99) (1999/S) - Owner Review

Handling poor but the engine is good.
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Mercedes-Benz S-Class (99-05)

Value

2 out of 5

Costly car with poor build quality.

Costs

2 out of 5

Fuel is good 34mpg, on a run if you sit between 80-90, but everything else is costly.

Driving

4 out of 5

Handling poor but the engine is good.

Performance

5 out of 5

Performance is very good.

Reliability

2 out of 5

Engine is good, but let down by build quality.

Image

5 out of 5

You get plenty of looks turning up in this car.

Comfort

4 out of 5

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Security

4 out of 5

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Service

1 out of 5

Merc dealers must be the worst.

Problems

Bodywork
Cheap, very poor.

Engine
No problems, touch wood.

Gearbox
Again no problems.

Other
Cheap plastic inside the car breaks and squeaks.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
No