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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class - Consumer Reviews

2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

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CLS500 Solid 4Dr Coupe
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By Lou
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class CLS500 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl 7A)


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I have had the luxury of owning just about 15 different types of luxury and performance type vehicles and this new CLS 500 gives you the best of both worlds. This car handles like a great sports car should and has the quiet smooth ride you would find in a luxury sedan. I get loads of complimeents from everyone who has seen it.


Best Features

The Harmon Karden sound system is great. I also love the styling and body lines.


Worst Features

Need to have a touch screen navigation system and this car should come with satellite radio standard.


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The Perfect Car
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By expertowner
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class CLS500 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl 7A)


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I had heard that this car was not very well received. To look at it I found it hard to believe. I test drove it, and fell hard. While it could be a problem for 6ft 5 inch people in the back seat, there simply is nothing bad that can be said about this vehicle. The looks are stunning, the ride is silk lightning, and everything about it says....THE PERFECT CAR. I hope that Mercedes realizes what they have accomplished. They have taken back the lead from BMW with one quick stroke of genius. If you are looking for the perfect car, and are able to spend 75k, you cannot find anything better.


Best Features

Looks, ride, cornering, comfort, power.


Worst Features

Make the xenon lights standard.


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A Winner
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By Dewey
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class CLS500 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl 7A)


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As a previous owner of BMW's, I must say that Benz has made a major step forward in terms of design and performance. The CLS500 is a fun machine to drive and the body design is outstanding. Whether sitting still or rolling along, it draws a lot of admiring looks. Overall, I am extremely pleased with this automobile.


Best Features

Styling, comfort, handling and acceleration are commendable.


Worst Features

None


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Dont buy one you will regret Ray Catin
1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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By steve
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class CLS500 4dr Sedan (5.0L 8cyl 7A)


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This car has cronic transmission problems. This has been replaced and still is sifting like a go cart. Brake vibration problems. Also a problem with leaking lights (water this a been replaced also and still leaks. Electrical problems, windows and sunroof sometimes don't close, the window will make an attempt to close then it reopens Squeeky brakes. Don't buy one! This car needs to be recalled and reworked. Its really Mercedes garbage. This is my second Mercedes and my last!


Best Features

Good looking car


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The Perfect SedanSports Car
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By John Greer
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class CLS55 AMG 4dr Sedan (5.4L 8cyl S/C 5A)


Review

Standard of excelence that exceeds all expectations of comfort, design, and performance. It's muscle car performance will make a "hole" in the wind.


Best Features

The car can be adjusted to a comfort drive mode and instantly turn to a sports handling mode that is something to behold. There is nothing I have driven with a seven speed automatic transmission that has given me true satisfaction.


Worst Features

Better technology will only make it a better car as time goes by.


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