2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class User Reviews

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Robert writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S500 Sedan Review
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4

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Designo was a top of the range car, cream interior and cooled seats are great in Florida. Acceleration is very good. Car has worn well and everything still works. Car was years ahead on the features. Very good ride with varimatic suspention system.  Build quality with Designo option make this an impressive car, They changed the body style in 2006

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Gas milage not the best.  Better to keep on top of routine maintainance as it can be expensive to fix

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Great Drive For The Money — A little soft on the ride but this is a preference. Need to keep tire pressure and routine maintaince up as it can be expensive. Spares for Designo interiors could become hard to find. Model is rare so will possibly start to appreciate very soon

Primary Use: Family transportation

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morocco4life writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S500 Sedan Review
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Looks and handling

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price and repair

morocco4life
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Its A Great Luxury Car For Those Who Can Afford To Maintain It... — I love the prestige factor, it is worth its weight in gold.. It is dependable if maintained.. i have nothing but love for mercedes benz owners because it shows the class on the outside which is transferred to the inside of the owner..

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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drewplatt writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S500 Sedan Review
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5

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Smooth and luxurious after 14 years.

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Silly things go wrong ...

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Smooth Luxury, High Power — This car at 14 years and 78,000 mile is as smooth and powerful as the day it drove off the lot. If there is a problem with it on the highway - it's too smooth. If you are not careful you will be over the speed limit swarming you're not over 30mph!

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daypro writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S430 Sedan Review
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4

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well maintained

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it is 14 years old and not perfect

daypro
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Clean Solid Performance And Looks For Any Occasion — When buying a used S-class, you should expected it to cost you $$$ in repairs. My 2000 S430 has cost me $6,000 in repairs since I bought it 5 years ago. As with all Mercedes the costs 2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 I get up to 18 MPG city / 26 MPG hwy

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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02SPEC1AL writes:
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5

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Timeless style. Smooth and quiet.

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No tire pressure monitors (Optional but not included)
No rear seat heaters
At low volume the stereo lacks sufficient bass.

02SPEC1AL
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Very Nice Ride. Smooth And Quiet. — Got it with 108k miles. Read reviews of 250k, 300k and even 480k miles. all said the 2000 S500 still going strong. It had a fair amount of rust along the bottom edges. Had to get it repaired and painted. Also had a battery drain problem. Turned out to be the driver door control module. $600 dealer repair. Needed valve cover gaskets, idler pulley, transmission mount/fluid change, cabin air and charcoal filters. Another $1,000. Nicely tinted by dealer. Replaced side mirror covers with the 2007 V-cut signal version. $130. Power everything. Interior in very nice shape.Booming stereo. Now it looks like a 2 year old car. This car originally sold for $80,000.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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usedcarslv writes:
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5

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Its really Luxury Car

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I just cant say anything all this car have it

usedcarslv
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I Was Have Relly Happy First Days Drive This Car — I like all on this car because its big stable on the road and powerful motor so next car for me will be 2013 Mercedes S550 which I am going to buy only Mercedes cars. I can say all 5.stars for this car.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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mars1946 writes:
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Firstly being an Australian Model it is an S320 so it is a lot more economical but still has plenty of power.

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Warnings have come up occassionally, ESP, BAS, Airomatic etc.  twice checked twice nothing wrong just a possible power fluctuation triggered the warnings.  The biggest problem is the plastic biodegradable trims.  They keep breaking.  very expensive to fix and not worth doing as they continue to break.

mars1946
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Love To Drive This Car — I traded my previous W140 for the W220. I liked having he lighter car and the better fuel economy and airbags. The car handles very well. it has been good on tires and with regular service in a year has been most reliable. I hope it stays that way. The only problems have been warnings of problems that do not exist. I have been told this is common. The worst part of the car really is the plastic seat trims on either side they just break even after replacing a couple they still broke. This has been the biggest problem to date. The car has 230,000 km uses almost no oil. I service it regularly and that seems to be a must. Being an Australian car it does not suffer from any rust problems. I keep reading the odd horror story and wait but so far so good.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Bradley writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S500 Sedan Review
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Looks, Comfort, Safety

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When things go wrong, the bank gets notified.

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Family Saloon — Great car. Performance is OK for a big car. Pretty good handling. New one coming soon. Before the end of the year.

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Kevin writes:
2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4 Dr S430 Sedan Review
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Gorgeous and smooth.

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Causes people to stare at you!

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This Is An Amazying Car! — I love it!!! I wish they kept the seat warmers in the back seats like my older 500SL.

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Jack writes:
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Blue, Automatic sun curtains, rain sensitive wipers

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Gas, long car

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Presidential — Great Driver and Passengers have lots of room, DVD, A/C and heated seats, Nav., Sticks to corners and road, very stable and sturdy,

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