is buying a mercedes benz over 100k a good buy?

10

Asked by Feb 09, 2015 at 10:56 PM about the 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

7 Answers

44,385

Mercedes = very expensive to repair and maintain. Over 100,000 miles even worse. Also it depends on the price of the car and the depth of your wallet.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
15

Owned many Mercedes.. the only models over 100K are the S class, SL and CL series and they all hold their resale values extremely well.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
44,385

I think the original poster is asking about a Mercedes C- Class with over 100,000 miles NOT a Mercedes over $100,000.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
10

Bob what are the best miles to buy an 08 to 11 C250 or C300 4 door

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
44,385

I personally would avoid a Mercedes unless it was new and with a full warranty.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
10

meaning under 100k

605

It's been said many times here before... "there's nothing so expensive as a cheap Mercedes." Like most European vehicles, the basics (engine, transmission, etc...) will most likely last a long time, it's all the OTHER stuff (electrical, A/C, electronic, etc...) that can be frighteningly expensive to maintain. Buy only from whom you know, require documentation of all required maintenance, check CarFax and Auto-Check, have experienced M-B mechanic check the vehicle over.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1994 280C Benz, what to look out for. Buying 1 answer

    Hi, Thinking of buying a 1994 280 C Benz and was wondering what to look out for...common problems etc. Thanks, (my first Q).

    1994 Mercedes-Benz C-Class C 280 Sedan

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • Is this a good buy on a mercedes? 2 answers

    Mercedes 08 C300 30,000 miles 18,000 2 previous owners -300 below retail value???

    2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class C 300 Luxury 4MATIC

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • Do I buy this car 1 answer

    I am thinking of buying this car. MERCEDES Classe c 2 12 900 € II 220 CDI ELEGANCE BVA Année : 2004 Kilométrage : 67 000 km Nombre de portes : 4 portes Puissance fiscale : 9 CV Boî...

    2004 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • Is a 2002 Mercedes Kompressor with 42K miles a good buy for $9,995? 4 answers

    I was thinking of purchasing a 2002 Mercedes Kompressor with 42,500 miles for $9,995. Is this a good buy or should I be worried about the age of the car and why it has such low miles on it? What can...

    2002 Mercedes-Benz C-Class C 230 Supercharged Hatchback

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • Need to buy Benz ntg4.5 bluetooth carkit 1 answer

    Hi, Can I get only bluetooth part of Benz ntg4.5 bluetooth carkit and what will be the cost for the same? Please contact me ASAP at sourabhbhawsar7@gmail.com, We need it for testing purpose for a b...

    Mercedes-Benz

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

C-Class

Looking for a Used C-Class in your area?

CarGurus has 29,012 nationwide C-Class listings starting at $1,499.

ZIP:
Get More Money for Your Car
Be seen by 20 million shoppers. Create Your Free Listing

Search Mercedes-Benz C-Class Questions

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Experts

#1 Lorne Grandison
Lorne Grandison
Reputation 4,620
#2 PPC123
PPC123
Reputation 3,250
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 2,380
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
399 Great Deals out of 21,947 listings starting at $699
Used BMW 3 Series
973 Great Deals out of 33,896 listings starting at $1,000
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
142 Great Deals out of 6,574 listings starting at $1,200
Used BMW 5 Series
516 Great Deals out of 15,288 listings starting at $2,499
Used Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
55 Great Deals out of 2,233 listings starting at $7,495
Used Audi A4
191 Great Deals out of 10,876 listings starting at $700
Used Mercedes-Benz CL-Class
24 Great Deals out of 591 listings starting at $3,700
Used BMW M3
41 Great Deals out of 1,720 listings starting at $4,544
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class
166 Great Deals out of 5,126 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Mustang
376 Great Deals out of 47,164 listings starting at $1,999
Used Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
35 Great Deals out of 1,337 listings starting at $2,495
Used Honda Accord
707 Great Deals out of 88,066 listings starting at $699
Used Dodge Charger
284 Great Deals out of 27,074 listings starting at $2,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 13,994 listings starting at $33,999
2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class For Sale
102 Great Deals out of 2,520 listings starting at $25,500
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 1,238 listings starting at $20,921
2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 2,859 listings starting at $13,980
2013 Mercedes-Benz C-Class For Sale
73 Great Deals out of 1,991 listings starting at $12,589