Used 2008 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Features & Specs

Overview

Starting MSRP: $55,900
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Engine Typegasgasdiesel
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
CylindersV8V8V6
Combined MPG151420
Total Seating777
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
descent controlyesyesyes
transmission hill holderyesyesyes
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic
mechanical center differentialyesyesyes

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)13/18 mpg13/17 mpg18/24 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)343.2/475.2 mi.343.2/448.8 mi.475.2/633.6 mi.
Fuel tank capacity26.4 gal.26.4 gal.26.4 gal.
Combined MPG151420
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)diesel fuel

Engine

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Torque339 ft-lbs. @ 2700 rpm391 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm398 ft-lbs. @ 1600 rpm
Base engine size4.7 L5.5 L3.0 L
Horsepower335 hp @ 6000 rpm382 hp @ 6000 rpm215 hp @ 4000 rpm
Turning circle39.7 ft.39.7 ft.39.7 ft.
Valves323224
Base engine typegasgasdiesel
Valve timingVariableVariableno
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
CylindersV8V8V6

Safety

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Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
front, rear and third row seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
front, rear and third row head airbagsyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
cornering lightsnoyesno
xenon high intensity discharge headlampnoyesno
self-leveling headlightsnoyesno
adaptive headlightsnoyesno

In-Car Entertainment

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8 total speakersyesnoyes
AM/FM in glove compartment-CD , CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio inputyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
Multi-CD located in glove compartmentyesyesyes
harman/kardon premium brand speakersnoyesno
rear volume controlsnoyesno
14 total speakersnoyesno
satellite radio satellite radionoyesno
harman/kardon premium brand stereo systemnoyesno
surround audio surround audio (discrete)noyesno

Comfort & Convenience

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front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesnoyes
front, rear and 3rd row cupholdersyesyesyes
alloy trim on shift knobyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
wood trim on center consoleyesnoyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyesnoyes
Climate controlyesnoyes
first aid kityesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
wood trim on doorsyesnoyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
12V rear and 12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yesyesyes
interior active charcoal air filteryesyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
front and rear reading lightsyesyesyes
wood trim on dashyesnoyes
Three zone climate controlnoyesno
leather, wood and simulated alloy trim on doorsnoyesno
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornoyesno
rear view cameranoyesno
leather, wood and simulated alloy trim on center consolenoyesno
leather and wood steering wheelnoyesno
leather, wood and simulated alloy trim on dashnoyesno

Power Feature

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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesyes
4 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
compassnoyesno

Front Seats

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bucket front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
leatheretteyesnoyes
Front leg room40.3 in.40.3 in.40.3 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front head room40.1 in.no40.1 in.
8 -way power passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room58.3 in.58.3 in.58.4 in.
8 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
leathernoyesno

Rear Seats

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Rear head room40.6 in.no40.6 in.
Rear leg room39.5 in.39.5 in.39.5 in.
Rear shoulder room58.9 in.58.9 in.58.9 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
power folding split-bench third row seatsyesyesyes
reclining rear seatsyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
folding center armrestyesyesyes
multi-level heatingnoyesno

Measurements

Starting MSRP: $55,900
Starting MSRP: $77,375
Starting MSRP: $53,400
Front track65.0 in.65.0 in.65.0 in.
Maximum cargo capacity83.3 cu.ft.83.3 cu.ft.83.3 cu.ft.
Curb weight5280 lbs.5434 lbs.5296 lbs.
Gross weight6461 lbs.nono
Cargo capacity, all seats in place14.3 cu.ft.14.3 cu.ft.14.3 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.40 Cd.0.40 Cd.0.37 Cd.
Angle of approach33.0 degrees33.0 degreesno
Maximum payload1212 lbs.no1620 lbs.
Angle of departure27.0 degrees27.0 degreesno
Length200.6 in.200.6 in.200.6 in.
Maximum towing capacity7500 lbs.7500 lbs.7500 lbs.
Ground clearance7.9 in.7.9 in.7.8 in.
Height72.4 in.73.4 in.72.4 in.
Wheel base121.1 in.121.1 in.121.1 in.
Width75.6 in.75.0 in.75.6 in.
Rear track65.1 in.65.1 in.65.1 in.

Colors

Starting MSRP: $55,900
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Exterior Colors
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Verde Brook Metallic
  • Sand Beige Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Verde Brook Metallic
  • Sand Beige Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Pewter Metallic
  • Barolo Red Metallic
  • Capri Blue Metallic
  • Verde Brook Metallic
  • Sand Beige Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Ash, leather
  • Macadamia, leather
  • Ash, leatherette
  • Macadamia, leatherette
  • Black, leather
  • Black, leatherette
  • Ash, leatherette
  • Macadamia, leatherette
  • Black, leatherette
  • Ash, leather
  • Macadamia, leather
  • Ash, leatherette
  • Macadamia, leatherette
  • Black, leather
  • Black, leatherette

Tires & Wheels

Starting MSRP: $55,900
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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
265/60R H tiresyesnoyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
18 x 8.5 in. wheelsyesnoyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
21 x 10.0 in. wheelsnoyesno
295/40R21 tiresnoyesno

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
double wishbone front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Starting MSRP: $55,900
Starting MSRP: $77,375
Starting MSRP: $53,400
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

Starting MSRP: $55,900
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Starting MSRP: $53,400
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