1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Mercedes-Benz S500
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 is between $969 and $1184 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1996 Mercedes-Benz S500scores in the most expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The engine wiring can degrade because the insulating material falls off leaving the bare wire exposed. This can cause many problems depending on which wires are exposed and what they touch.
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 ...
first the ac failed and then the oil light whent on and the temperature guage off the chart withi...
Went through two containers of coolant after seeing white steam come from exhaust. No oil/coolant...
No blown fuses for seats or side mirrors as well as tilt and telescoping steering wheel. Worked o...
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September 18, 2010
1996 Mercedes-Benz S500
My 96 S500 Mercedes Benz Sedan out ranks any Mercedes on the road. There will never b a car like this that comes off the assembly line. I really can understand why this was a special edition, peop...