The boot lid folds back beyond 90 degrees to allow simple access to the rear. For those who appreciate sophistication and technological gadgetry, the Mercedes Benz monitors your average speed, petrol consumption and range via the onboard computer. Its shape is quite traditional, with a long bonnet and a high bootlid, while the twin headlights and Mercedes grille give it a more conservative appearance in comparison with some of its rivals. They asked me not to add any oil and to take it to the nearest dealership. Private Fleet — car buying made easy! It is also easy to operate thanks to the big controls and the steering wheel buttons and instrument display.
The alarm system can also operate with the roof in the stowed position. Better still is the ride quality, which is composed and refined, with only larger bumps taken at speed creating any significant intrusion into the cabin. Even the fabric roof offers a degree of protection, thanks to six layers of material. This provides good sound quality and has enough power to deliver decent sound levels with the hood down at higher speeds. Access to the rear is more restricted, though for occasional use the access is sufficient. Interior comforts are not skimped on either at Mercedes-Benz. Six-speed manual transmission fitted to 2.
Mixing paints with other cars is never enjoyable! A week later the same light came on. The ride is remarkably level and has the capability of completing fast turns through twisty bends very smartly, with copious amounts of raw grip. Trim levels are Elegance, Avantgarde and Sport. It is versatile enough to be used every day, and while it does not provide a thrilling drive, it is willing to join in with an enthusiastic driver. Additionally, the cabin is roomy and comfortable, particularly for front seat passengers, and the boot is big enough to cope with most loads. Thankfully a very professional young man from that same dealership rectified this experience for me and had a talking to the man that turned me away. I brought the car back in 1,000 miles August 2007 to the newport beach dealership and they couldn't find what was wrong with the car and Mercedes Benz wouldn't authorize the warranty work for the engine to be taken apart to find out where the oil is going to.
With a super creamy 3. There is even a refrigerated storage compartment in the centre console! The rear seats are heavily sculpted and quite narrow, although they do offer reasonable support. Low tyre pressure indicators tell you when your tyre pressure is low. Space and practicality For a car of this nature, the amount of space on offer is good. At this moment in time, I call Mercedes Benz road side assistance. Even the fabric roof offers a degree of protection, thanks to six layers of material.
Accessibility Front seat access is excellent, with long doors and a suitably high roofline. The choice is made by taste alone, as there is by no means a backward step from either version in classiness. In a fashion conscious market, this may limit its appeal to older buyers. I've owned my car since March 18, 2007. Remote power locks and parking-distance sensors use sonar to keep you informed of the distance between you and other cars or objects close by. When you pull out to pass slower traffic, the engine surges into action very quickly to make use of its maximum torque level of 300 Nm.
The added appeal of top-down motoring would make it an enjoyable car for all the family. An option that Mercedes has given the prospective buyer is that of a choice between a hard top coupe style and the sexy cabriolet version. So I took it to the dealership where I bought it from and they had to re-do the oil consumption test because the test needs to be conducted at the same dealership each time. The running costs may well be out of reach for most buyers looking at their first car however. The alarm system can also operate with the roof in the stowed position. As a client you pay the dealer directly the agreed price and the dealer pays us a referral fee. It is now November 19, 2007 and the same light came on again.
The revised engine line up includes the 3. The long travel throttle pedal makes it easy to measure the engine's output, and it is just as happy to cruise at a steady speed as it is to be revved and deliver maximum acceleration. Front seat passengers are well catered for, with excellent head and legroom. Less space is on offer in the rear, while the boot is relatively generous regardless of whether the hood is up or down. The exterior is typically elegant and sleek. They offer plenty of support, and are comfortable even over a long distance. I pulled the car over and explained the situation.
The six-cylinder petrol engine is powerful and responsive, and although the gearbox sometimes requires too long to select the correct gear, a smooth background hum from the engine accompanies the strong acceleration. I have scheduled an appointment to bring my car back in. The main instruments are clear, and the comprehensive information display within the speedometer is very useful. The rear seats are viable for children below a certain height, while the boot provides a reasonable amount of luggage space. Yet this is a car that is very pleasurable to own and to drive, and is certainly a car that looks the part parked up any driveway.
All the plastics and fabrics are pleasant to look at and to touch, and feel robust and well constructed. I questioned the validity of this statement. I drove the car back to the dealership where I bought the car from and I arrived at the service department 15 minutes before they closed and they didn't have time to look at my vehicle, so they placed oil in my car and turned me away. We have no bias towards any make or model or any particular dealer except for the one that delivers the lowest price. Superb, really, as this design means that the controls are at your thumb-tips and your focus remains directly on the road ahead.