2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class User Reviews

2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 22 reviews

  • Performance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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PROS
"power" 9 reviews
"ride" 8 reviews
"brakes" 4 reviews
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"reliable car" 3 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"high maintenance" 3 reviews
"speed" 3 reviews

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bombshellgirl writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E320 Review
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5

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I love everything about my car... the looks, handling, smooth ride.

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Cup holder is broken and missing, only comes with one cup holder in the front seat.

bombshellgirl
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Excellent Car! — I love my Mercedes E-320! Purchased it used and it's been very reliable. Handles smoothly, easy ride, gorgeous interior, has all the accessories I could want. Car heats up quickly in the winter. Has low wind noise on the highway.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Gmm695 writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E320 Review
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Gmm695
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Problematic-- — Beautiful car. Drives like a dream. However, this car is like being in a needy relationship. This car is VERY high maintenance. There is always some little thing wrong and the little repairs are very expensive. I would recommend a Lexus if you are looking for a luxury sedan.

Owner for 4 years, 0 months

Miles Driven per Year:15,000

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ibparn writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E320 Review
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It's a BENZ.. What else is there to say..

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None.  The best car I've owned so far..

ibparn
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Benz Is Better — This is my 2nd one looking to upgrade to a "S" in the near future. I can't say enough good things about my "E320". It's taken me where ever I've wanted to go without any problems. Rooming and comfortable in every way.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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JadeE320 writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E320 Review
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The car has a special order with the split folding rear seats. The color is great. Looks jade in the daylight and black at night. Heated stearing wheel  and seats are great in the winter or chilly days. Car has great acceleration and brakes.

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Leather seats have some cracks.

JadeE320
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Owner — I loved the split fold seats when going to business meetings with supplies. The sun roof help cool me off when the air conditioner was too much. The speed and handling is there when getting on the beltway. The car was very dependable and was on towed two or three times and once was from a flat tire on 295. I love the color and size of the car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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DavidD writes:
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acceleration

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DavidD
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I'll Buy A Lexus Ls Next — Very expensive to maintain (ball joint, door solenoid, cheap interior chrome, etc.); but, great milage, excellent acceleration & handling. Paint on roof can't handle the California sun - its fading - BAD (2003) and the rubber components are of poor quality. BUT, my wife loves the thing, so want can I say.......?

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Chris writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E500 Review
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The Gadgets

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The noise from the Windshield Wipers

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I Love This Car But I Know I Am Going To Miss My Hummer Come Winter '11 — The car boogies when you need it but you'll pay for punching it when you get to the pump. About 70 and change to fill it up. But it is definitely fun to drive especially in the Sport with the suspension button stiffened.

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Eva writes:
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the looks, the acceleration, airbag suspension kit

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haven't found a reason to avoid this car yet

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Mercedes Benz E270 Is The Best Car I've Owned So Far — 500,000 km driven and still going strong! Has had it's problems (it had a problem where it just stopped accelerating when it felt like it, for an example) but they've all been fixable. Currently works just fine and it's a fun car to drive, especially when I'm with friends and we're just driving around for fun purposes. So far everyone I've let behind the wheel have been very satisfied with how the car drives and feels like.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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NUDNIK writes:
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Quality appearance and overal performance

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Idiosyncracy (MILD) of electronic control of brakes and throttle at very very low speed

NUDNIK
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An Understated Quality Comfortable Abe Ride. — Purschased new and optioned out this is still a great car seven years later and I have no urge to replace it. The electronic brake and throttle could have been refined better at parking speeds. The 320 V6 is just fine for 90% of the driving. For that 10% I have a Porsche Boxter, another find car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Julien writes:
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wonderful to drive, interior is top notch, panoramic roof, Airmatic DC, 4-zone AC

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Airmatic DC shocks are starting to be a bit hard, carpeting is stained

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2003 E320 — A 2003 Cornaline Red E320 Sedan with cream beige full leather interior, located in France. 215-HP, 3.2L V6 with approx 65,000 miles (100,000km) on the clock. The car is still a joy to drive and looks stunning, even with minor scratches.

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Justin writes:
2003 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E55 AMG Review
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Speed, build quality, performance, looks, massive brakes

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cost of ownership, 7mpg, speed limiter at 155mph

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E55 — Absolutely love the car. Could use more power. 500hp isnt enough. Cost of ownership is kind of high, but well worth the car. Twisties, straight line, braking, and ride performance is fantastic. My dream car. Every time i get in the car, a drive is an event.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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