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1998 Mercedes-Benz S500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Mercedes-Benz S500

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Mercedes-Benz S500 is between $969 and $1184 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
68
1998 Mercedes-Benz S500
scores in the most expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$1076
Annual Repair Cost
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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 ...
As brake fluid becomes dirty over time, it can cause a failure of the anti-lock brake system (ABS) modulator assembly. Our technicians recommend a complete brake system flush every two years to hel...
Power door locks and trunk lid do not close with key or button on dash
My ac when turned off will still blow out the side vents, then when I close the side vents my def...
Overall (1 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
April 15, 2010
1998 Mercedes-Benz S500
Runs good but needed oil valves and new rear suspension.