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Review Would i buy another c class merc the answer would be no i would not, for the simple reason that this car just seems to go on and on with never ending faults.As for the body work thats no better than a rusting ford escort from the 1980s. Its a shame because i still enjoy the look of this car and still for some mad reason still like driving it,even when things do keep costing me more money each month and each year. The problem with most of these merc c class models seems to be all the same,with very bad electrical problems like wiper arm gives up working hazard warning switch gives up headrest button stops working, blower fan stops working,along with warning lights flashing at high speeds.
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What options are available on the 1996 Mercedes-Benz C-Class?
Available Mercedes-Benz C-Class 1996 Submodel Types: Sedan, Coupe, Convertible, AMG C 43, C63 AMG, AMG C 63 S, AMG C 63, Hatchback, Wagon, C 450 AMG 4MATIC, Hybrid, C32 AMG, C 63 AMG
Available Trims: C 300 4MATIC, C300 Sport 4MATIC, C300 Luxury 4MATIC, C250 Sport, C280 Luxury 4MATIC, C 300, AMG C 43, C 300 Sport 4MATIC, C300 Luxury, C230 Sport, C350 Sport, C230, C63 AMG, AMG C 63 S, C 300 Luxury 4MATIC, C250 Luxury, C250, C240, C300 Sport, C230 Kompressor, C240 Luxury 4MATIC, C240 4MATIC, C320, AMG C 63, C 400 Sport 4MATIC, C350 4MATIC, C350, C 250, C280, C 300 Sport, C 450 AMG 4MATIC, C240 Luxury, C280 Luxury, C32 AMG, C 300 Luxury, C 350 4MATIC, C 350e, C 63 AMG, C320 4MATIC, C350 Luxury 4MATIC, C 350e Luxury, C320 Luxury, C320 Luxury 4MATIC
Exterior Colors: Black, Polar White, Iridium Silver Metallic, Lunar Blue Metallic , Selenite Grey Metallic, Palladium Silver Metallic, Steel Grey Metallic, Arctic White, Mars Red, Diamond Silver Metallic, designo Diamond White Metallic, Brilliant Silver Metallic, Capri Blue Metallic, designo Cardinal Red Metallic, Brilliant Blue Metallic, Magnetite Black Metallic, Obsidian Black Metallic, Dakota Brown Metallic, Diamond White Metallic, Granite Grey Metallic, Pewter Silver Metallic, Alabaster White, Desert Silver, Midnight Blue, designo Selenite Grey Magno, Pearl Beige Metallic, Barolo Red Metallic, Lunar Blue Metallic, Pewter Metallic, Sand Beige Metallic, Desert Silver Metallic, Dolomite Brown Metallic, Magma Red Metallic, Bordeaux Red Metallic, Brilliant Silver, Desert Red, Glacier White, Magma Red, Orion Blue Metallic
Interior Colors: Black leatherette, Black leather, Black premium leather, Silk Beige/Black leatherette, Almond/Beige leatherette, Silk Beige leatherette, Crystal Grey/Black leatherette, Almond leatherette, Almond/Mocha leatherette, Silk Beige/Black leather, Cranberry Red/Black leather, Ash leatherette, Ash, designo Saddle Brown/Black Nappa premium leather, Ash leather, Saddle Brown/Black leatherette, Grey/Black leatherette, Saddle Brown/Black leather, Black, Cashmere/Savannah leatherette, Crystal Grey leatherette, Red premium leather, Black MBTex/DINAMICA leatherette/suede, Black leather/suede, Crystal Grey/Black leather, Black MB-Tex leatherette, Black leatherette/suede, Black w/Grey Accents Nappa Leather premium leather, Black w/Red Stitching leather, Stone leather, designo Saddle Brow/Black Nappa premium leather, Beige/Espresso leatherette, Crystal Grey leather, Red Pepper/Black Nappa Leather premium leather, Sahara Beige leather, Almond MB-Tex leatherette, Charcoal, Almond/Mocha leather, Java, Porcelain/Black leather, Ash MB-Tex leatherette, Black MBTex/DINAMICA w/Red Accents leatherette/suede, Black Nappa Leather premium leather, Black Nappa w/Grey Accents premium leather, Classic Red premium leather, Oyster premium leather, Beige/Espresso leather, Black Exclusive Nappa premium leather, Black Nappa Leather w/ Diamond Pattern and Yellow Stitching premium leather, Black w/Red Stitching leatherette, Black/DINAMICA leather/sueded microfiber, Black/Red Pepper Exclusive Nappa premium leather, Black/Sahara Beige premium leather, Charcoal premium leather, Classic Red/Black leather, Cranberry Red leather, Gray, Grey/Black leather, Grey/Blue leatherette, Oyster, Saddle Brown/Black, Silk Beige leather, Silk Beige/Espresso Brown leather, Silk Beige/Espresso leather, Stone
Popular Features: Alarm, Auto Climate Control, Multi-Zone Climate Control, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Power Driver Seat, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Trip Computer, Aux Audio Inputs, Bluetooth, Tire Pressure Warning, AWD/4WD, USB Inputs, Fold Flat Rear Seats, Automatic Emergency Braking, Sunroof/Moonroof, Back-up camera, Pre-collision safety system, Heated seats, Electronic Folding Mirrors, Remote Start, Upgraded Stereo, Upgraded Headlights, Keyless Entry/Start, Navigation, Blind Spot Monitoring, Post-collision safety system, Leather Seats, Power Liftgate/Trunk, Lane Departure Warning, 2nd Row Bucket Seats, Soft Top, Parking sensors, Cooled Seats, Heads up display, Mobile Internet, Adaptive Cruise Control, Apple Carplay/Android Auto, Upgraded Engine, 360-degree camera