Finally, on 8.19.03, I purchased the
Mercedes I've always wanted, a W140 S
Class. This particular unit is a 1992
500SEL with 75,000 miles the day I
bought it. Everything, everything, but
the front seat power head rests
operate as it should. I thought my
W126 (300SDL) was incredible, and it
was, but this S Class is without a
doubt the finest Mercedes ever built.
They can be expesive to maintain, but
my! what an incredible automobile. It
is quiet, comfortable, powerful, and
handsome and safe. What more should a
The door/trunk closing assist and the
backing guides in the rear fenders
have to be the most interesting
features on this car. That 5.0 litre
power plant is no slouch either!
Since this model is no longer in
production, no suggestions seem in
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