2005 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Consumer Review: My Final Benz!

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My Final Benz!
By ed cooper on


2005 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E320 Rwd CDI 4dr Sedan (3.2L 6cyl Turbodiesel 5A)


I have had 61 new cars in my life, and 8 M-B's before this. Clearly, this is the worst car ever owned and the worst Benz! When it wasn't in the shop or on the back of a truck headed to the shop -- which happened every 2 months or less -- it was excellent. The dealer tried to help, but he couldn't make a silk purse out of this sow's ear. Hopefully I can dump it before a potential buyer finds that it is a Consumer Reports "used car to avoid!" M-B has produced a real disaster, and was totally unwilling to even discuss assisting me with my problems beyond the now expired warranty. Maybe it's time to return to Japanese quality -- quality cars which have never let me down/left me stranded.

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When it was good, it was very, very good. When it was bad, it was awful!

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Sin no more! Never commit an atrocity like this again!
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By aposak
on 06/13/14 19:44 PM (PDT)

Would sure be nice to know what specific problems you've had. General whining isn't very helpful.

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