1997 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Overview


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E300D Diesel
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39 national listings
35 national listings
E420 Sport Edition

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Average User Score

4.75 stars

Based on 16 reviews

The Four Door Sports Sedan That Eliminates Excuses by BurnOff
 — i always looked at this type of body style benz as the rich mans civic. easy to get around, gas mileage is impressive, refuses to break down, and can take a busy city commute abuse. as any vehicle the... Read More
97 E420 Sport by Miran
 — The 4.2L engine is incredible, and performance only hampered by the weight of the vehicle. Surprisingly easy on tires. Great braking power. Fuel economy is around 18-20mpg mixed driving. The 5-spee... Read More
Best Car I've Ever Owned! by Blake
 — Fantastic car... plenty of power,nice amenities, inconspicuous, and reliable as hell. Comfortable long-hauler. It's a sleeper.Love the heated seats! Classic body style still looks good after all ... Read More

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Mercedes-Benz E-Class Questions


Can You Use Regular Unleaded Gasoline Instead Of Premium Gasoline

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Matthew Walsh

1997 E320 Benz Ignition Won't Turn Over?

Tried taking ignition out got out barrel was told to sand down any nubs of the tumblers till flush with the coil cylinder part and did. Car turned and cranked but would not turn over fully. ??? so I p...

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1997 Mercedes E320

my friend's 88 yr old mom is selling her 1997 car. it has 20,000 miles and is in terrific condition. since i never owned a mercedes, i wondered if this was a good year/car to purchase. the price is ri...

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Robert Cavender

97 Mercedes E320, Straight 6, Cylinder Head Removed. Need To Know Maximum W...

I understand that if cylinder head is machined , that torking, bolts down changes tolerances at camshaft. What is the maximum that a head can be reinstalled without machining?

22 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

Reference A '99 Town Car. Once It Was Parked, It Has Not Started Again. W...

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