1997 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Overview


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4 Dr C230 Sedan
11 national listings
4 Dr C280 Sedan
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Still Enjoying The Drive... by √Čric
 — This was my next purchase after a BMW 535i 1993. A 4 cylinder 2.3 engine can compare to BMW's 3.5 6 cylinder in-line, but besides hp, it stands toe-to-toe with the 535i. This was a few years before ... Read More
Very Well Made Compact Car! by g5lisaaaaaa
 — I like that it has tons of room! I don't like that seats are not same, I.e., power, leather. Only driver side is! Kinda weird but I guess the driver should be the most comfortable, eh? This car has h... Read More
Just Fing Drive It by Paul
 — You don't realise how good those germans are at putting together a decent car until you have spent some quality time behid the wheel of a Merc... at 12 years old it should rattle and squeak but it's s... Read More

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Questions


Car Will Not Start With Half Tank Of Fuel

my 97 c180 wont start when the fuel guage shows 1/4 of fuel put some more liters and the car is fine is there a problem in the fuel pump or is it the fuel tank please someone help

2,033 views with 10 answers (last answer about a month ago)

I Have A 1997 Mercedes C230 - Replaced Water Pump Last Year, But Temp Light...

Have topped off with coolant, seems to help, but still runs hot.

416 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

Mercedes Transmission Compatibility (c-class)

I am interested in purchasing a 97 c230 Mercedes and was wondering if a transmission from a 96 c220 would be compatible to install on the c230. I believe they are both 4 cylinder engines.

219 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)

Merc.c280 Auto.....if Booked Stamped, Re Sevicing.... Is Car Covered Under ...

im in uk.....details of Q.... as above....

90 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

1997 Class-c Mercedes Benz - Engine Problems?

The car will start shaking because of the engine and the check engine light will turn on. When I turn it off and turn it on again, it's fine, but I took it in to the dealer's and they said it was bad...

278 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)