2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class User Reviews

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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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

    Pros: 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

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

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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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!

    Pros: Smooth and luxurious after 14 years.

    Cons: Silly things go wrong ...

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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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

    Pros: well maintained

    Cons: it is 14 years old and not perfect

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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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

    Pros: Timeless style. Smooth and quiet.

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

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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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

    Pros: Its really Luxury Car

    Cons: I just cant say anything all this car have it

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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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

    Pros: Looks and handling

    Cons: price and repair

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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

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

    Cons: 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.

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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    Great Car Overall. — Love this car. It has certainly been reliable and definitely provided the feeling of luxury in the sense that one can drive this car and truly feel relaxed given the comfort that is provided by the car's performance and very appealing trim/design.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Extremely spacious, smooth handling, driving and suspension. Overall, this is an exceptionally great car. Ahead of its time considering the year of this model, yet the standards still hold up closely to more contemporary 4-DR Sedans.

    Cons: High quality of the vehicle inevitably suggests high maintenance costs. Gas mileage could be better considering the recent trend in improvement to gas-mileage efficiency in vehicles, but it is not unreasonable.

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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    Stunning Car, Inside And Out. — The Performance of this Mercedes Benz is only matched by the attention to detail that is put into every Mercedes Benz. You will not find another car made in 2000 with as many features and extras that this car has.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: The 2000 Mercedes Benz S430 has a powerful 4.3L V8 engine, Tons of features. Great for short and long trips. very reliable car. Could be the smoothest ride ever made.

    Cons: Very minor rust on bottom of doors.

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    2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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    Awesome If You Can Afford To Own It — when you think of mercedes you think of style and luxury.....the S500 has both. it rode like a dream and it was sleek. the power behind the 5.0L V8 sent chills down my back. everything in the car is electronic so u barely have to move even to fold the mirrors

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: powerful and smooth

    Cons: expensive repairs, large price tag

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

    Wonderful Car. By migration_chuckcloninger

    I finally broke down and got a Mercedes and I really like the car. If you go over it closely you will see the detail put into the construction that sets this car apart from the competition. There ar... Read More

    2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

    My New S550 By SoniaK

    This vehicle is the ultimate package. The most comfortable and smooth riding sedan out there in my opinion. It has every bell and whistle I could ask for. Night vision, park assist, pano roof, adapti... Read More

    Drive Like An Angel By kop

    Prestige and value. Look good in your circle of friends and family. Never pay a good price for anything when someone sees the car you drive. Live well and show that you worked hard and are successful ... Read More

    2012 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

    Really Liked It But Wanted To Stay Ungraded. By puntagordamercedes

    Bought a 2015 and like it less that the 2012. For example the 2015 doors don't close easily--You have to really push them open or closed. The 2015 glove box won't fully open fully because it is low... Read More

    Decent Overall. By SuperSlim74

    Decent Overall. Looks & Accelerates GREAT!! Impeccable Comfort. I Replaced The AMG Wheels With COR 20" Staggered Fitment With Michelin Pilots, It Drastically Improved The Ride & Handling. However, If ... Read More

    2011 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

    Monsterous By Loa

    A monster hidden under the bonnet. Thirsty V12, but gives 600hp and 0-100 in jus ~4 seconds. Handling can be improved. Exterior can be more different than S63 AMG. Interior quality is superb, best i... Read More

    2010 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

    Love It By SawyerT

    Second S Class for me. Buy them off lease well maintained. I save a ton of money. Oil change every ten thousand miles and that's it. I highly recommend the cars. Very comfortable and all the goodies... Read More

    Simply The Best By Jasen247

    Really like How it handles and when you turn or excellerate the seat holds you in place . The car adjust to the road and all conditions . When it's raining you feel Completely safe and comfortable . A... Read More

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