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1997 Mercedes-Benz C230 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Mercedes-Benz C230

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Mercedes-Benz C230 is between $742 and $907 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
57
1997 Mercedes-Benz C230
scores in the middle range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$825
Annual Repair Cost
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Oil can leak into the engine wiring harness from the camshaft sensor. If the leaky sensor is not repaired, the oil can migrate through the wires and possibly damage the engine control unit. Have th...
The brakes may begin to squeak at about the 50 percent wear point. This is due to the size and material used for the brake pads and rotors.  The brake rotor surfaces become uneven, causing a ...
A vibration felt through the center floor of the vehicle can be caused by cracked and/or shredded driveshaft flex discs, resulting in excessive driveshaft movement. If not repaired, damage to the...
Overall (4 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
July 07, 2014
1997 Mercedes-Benz C230
like any othe car,,,,,u have to take care of it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
March 12, 2011
1997 Mercedes-Benz C230
I've dreamed of having a Mercedes like this since riding in them used as Taxi's in Germany when I was in the military. I bought this car for my wife to drive three years ago with about 110k on it ...
September 07, 2010
1997 Mercedes-Benz C230
I am new to Mercedez and the 1997 C230 I now own was inherited. It has 100k miles on it. It has been garage kept for most of its life and as such looks almost brand new. So my review is based on dr...