Thinking of buying a Mercedes? These luxury cars have a wide range of models available, and the one you choose depends on your preferences. However, it’s good to research other models and Mercedes repair costs before selecting one. The attached video gives details on the various models.
There are five classes of Mercs. In the SL class, don’t go for the SL320 or SL500 as the convertible tops can be problematic. The SL550 is a better, upgraded version. Avoid the C230 in the C-class and instead go for the C300 as the engine is better.
In the E-Class, avoid the B550 due to engine and timing chain issues, and replacing them would cost more than the car. Opt for the E500 instead. The S-Class is a superior car loaded with gadgets and luxury. The S-430 is costly to repair. The S550 is more reliable. In the SUV category, don’t buy the GL550, but go for the ML350 or ML550.
Don’t buy a car where the repairs will cost more than what the car is worth. A Mercedes is a terrific investment, so it’s better to take your time to look around and find one that’ll give you your money’s worth.