2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class User Reviews

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review
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    5
    I think the benz is an excellent handling car. I really enjoy the steering of the vehicle as well.
    Family Car Ranked 2001 BMW 7 Series worse.
    "Its overall size and roominess in the trunk for cargo."
    Value Ranked 2001 BMW 7 Series better.
    "The cost of the BMW is lower but just as good of a brand"
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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review
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    5
    Much better car faster bigger more reliable
    Power Ranked 2001 BMW 7 Series worse.
    "the craftsmanship and engineering"
    Back Seats Ranked 2001 BMW 7 Series worse.
    "Air cooled more leg room"
    Would Buy Ranked 2001 BMW 7 Series worse.
    "i would buy the AMG over any BMW because of the power"
    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 Review
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    65

    Will Never Buy S 600 Class Car Again Ever.... — The engineering for the car is great, with tons of features. The most expensive part was to get the suspensions repaired, could not get the parts for 6 weeks. After fixing the suspension they broke again in 6 months. Decided to get rid of the car.

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

    Pros: Excellent Engineering

    Cons: Too expensive to maintain, was in the dealership for repairs more than 1/3 of the time. Difficult to get some parts, had to wait for weeks to get the part in from Germany...

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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    Repairs Will Exceed Value — My friend and I both had this car, at the same time; interestingly enough we both had the same problems. Don't get me wrong, this is a very nice riding car, and I can't complain much about it. The only real complaint I had was the cost of the parts. Lets say you buy one of these used for 10k; when the suspension goes up it will cost you close to 4k to repair. That is the issue with this car, the money you spend for a few repairs will eventually exceed its value. Then you become a sitting duck just waiting for the next expensive thing to go up, and you will never get your money back when you unload it.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Cheap used luxury car

    Cons: Maintenance cost

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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    Over All It Is A Great Car! — I have had this car for a long time now and it has been a very reliable car. It is extremely comfortable and real fun to drive. I only use it when we go out as a family since I have an Accord for work.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Every thing about this car is awsome.

    Cons: The maintenance is very expensive.

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 Review
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    League Mvp! — Mercedes Benz is known for making the best luxury cars and the S Class speaks to how serious that Mercedes Benz is when it comes to making a bold statement in the car game. My favorite luxury car of all time is the S Class Benz. It's long, lean, sleek, fast, and elegant. What more could you want for in a car.

    Pros: This is the Ultimate luxury car for anyone. I have really tricked my Benz out so when you see the finished pics you will agree with me.

    Cons: The only con i have is how tough it was to add audio and video to this car due to the fiber optics but once you get by that its a joy to own.

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 Review
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    Mercedes S600 — this car is unbelievable, it rides like no other and is as solid as tank, the V12 pulls great for a 5700lb car. the styling is more than average but could use some better wheels. it handles and surprisingly well even at 100+mph. the cost of ownership is quite high, only due to the fact that any engine components need to be replace in twelves, not in sixes or eights. the gas mileage runs about 13 to 15mpg on premium unleaded.

    Pros: styling, performace, V12, rides lik a tank

    Cons: weight, cost of ownership, gas mileage

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    The S — had to change the Gear box as soon as i bought it, Very Cool finishing, The German always impresses us with the most luxurious and advanced cars, Looking for fews years later to put my hands on another High finishing German Car Mercedes-benz cars....

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Lot of room in there, Nice looking interior and exterior , it might be used as All ages car

    Cons: very High cost maintenance , No Alarm , Not a fuel Eco

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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    Overall, I Love This Car And Next The S600 — The performance is very good,the acceleration is very quick and the breaking system is very good when speeding and very safe when driving it.When proper care is taking , the car can be trouble free for very long time and the gas mileage is up to you how the car is been driven and been taking care. With the right dealer you can get better repair cost for your car Finally appearance,build,performance is what made this car to be the best and fun to drive

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

    Pros: Very  very good  ride and also has the power to drive with. Lot of fun to drive when everything is working well

    Cons: Gas and expensive repairs( when you get the wrong dealer  or shop )

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    2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review
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    I owned all these cars at one time or another, and there is no comparison. Mercedes Benz is the ultimate car on the road. Safe, reliable, comfortable and just a joy to drive. Highly recommend it to all..

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

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    2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Reviews

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    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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