2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class User Reviews

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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    Best Of Its Type---maybe Bentley Is Better. — This is the best car I have owned in 59 years of driving If the ride is going to be 4 or more hours the only car I have driven that equals it was a Infinity M(?) I have driven only German cars since 1982

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: You feel like you are special

    Cons: Thirsty.  Poor GPS.  Too many unnecessary electronics.

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500 Review
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    Too Many Problems With It, Fix One Thing And Something Else Goes Wrong With It. — good car happy to have, looks as great as it drives, when it is not in the shop taking all our income to pay for, its would be fun to drive, if we could ever depend on it to get us from A to B.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: looks great

    Cons: expensive to fix

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 Turbo Review
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    2005 Mercedes-benz S600 Amg Package — First and foremost, V12 5.5L Bi-Turbo. 0 to 60 faster than you can scratch your back. Rides like a luxury Mercedes with all the options you can think of. From heated/cooled/massage all seats to auto-leveling and one-touch start. Braking, handling and fun is also promised with this car. However, all this puts a lot of load on your bank account. Cost of maintenance is extremely high. The smallest parts (such as a washer level sensor) could cost you hundreds of dollars. Also, wouldn't recommend this if you're big on the whole nature thing. Gives about 8 mpg. Appearance is fairly good with the standard package and gorgeous with the AMG package (as it adds 19" Benz wheels and AMG body kit) Overall this car has it all: Power, looks, luxury and reliability.

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

    Pros: Power Power Power, handling, comfort, options, quality.

    Cons: Cost of ownership, terrible in the winter, handling while accelerating, gas-mileage.

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review
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    This Car Rides As Smooth As Nothing Else On This Planet... Top Comfort! — Great looks, excelent engine and mileage (CDI version), it feels like it rides on smooth silk not tarmac - Airmatic suspension does it's job briliantly :) Takes half a day to familiarise yourself with all the gadgets. 15 hour trip over europe? No problems, when you get out, you'll feel like that you just went to the shop. Loving it!

    Pros: Awesome ride, it's my little metal shell :)

    Cons: I wouldn't mind having S55, but then I'd regret that on the petrol station

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    I Luv Dis Car — the leather interior is amazing nd it also has dvd nd in the bac seats there is a reading light and mirror for each person to sit. this ccar is amazingly enjoyable to drive. the speed takes less than 5 seconds to fill up to maxamum....

    Pros: smooth ride, the speed fills up real fast, horsepower amazing, nd its gorgeous, nd its built sturdy

    Cons: nothing

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 Turbo Review
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    If You Have Enough Money Buy It ! — I like it cause, It has V12 Engine and with twin turbo which is 589 hp . Plus it's Full Option 2005 year Model Mercedes Benz S- Class S 600 and has also V.I.P interior and also fun to Drive ! It's great car fun to drive with the best German performance and the best build quality !

    Pros: It's a Mercdes benz ! And Made in German Helloo.

    Cons: Not thing !

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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    Even At 3 Years Old, It Still Rules. — I bought a certified pre-owned 2005 S430 from someone returning it from a 3 year lease and it is still the nicest car I have ever owned. The last 4 cars I've owned were all new ... Lincoln LS, 2 Avalons, and an Infinity FX35, and this 3 year old car blows them all away. My father-in-law would allways insist on travelling in his Town Car until he rode in the 'Cedes. Now we take my car everywhere and instead of insisting on riding up front for leg room, he insists on riding in the back seat. I sneak it up to 80 or 90, and they never know.

    Pros: Rides like a dream. Incredible milage range. I can drive from New Orleans to San Antonio without stopping for gas.

    Cons: Slightly underpowered for me, but I like to be pinned back in my seat when I'm entering interstate traffic. Burns premium gas.

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S55 AMG Review
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    Lot Porter's Debut — I was able to drive this car when I was working for a used luxury car dealership in Virginia. I took it out for lunch, and until the day it was finally sold, I still took it out to lunch EVERYDAY.

    Pros: Slick, sharp, awesome.

    Cons: Great target for cops.

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S55 AMG Review
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    Super Sedan — Stunning. From the sewn dashboard to the electric rear seats with air conditioning and heating. Seats that compensate for corners (they guy you when you turn corners) and keyless go to make entry and exit easy. Not to mention that super refined 368kW....

    Pros: Gorgeous. Would have it as my everyday car.

    Cons: Needs to be attached to an oil well.

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    2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S430 Review
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    Flagship Mercedes — Great car, what do you expect - The Flagship Mercedes. I love the cooled seats and the keyless go system. What is missing: Bluetooth integration, a integrated radar warner and an auto pilot (just kidding). Overall the best DB I had so far,

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Build quality

    Cons: Price

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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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