2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 is between $863 and $1055 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
Repair Cost Index Score
2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500scores in the most expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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Annual Repair Cost
As vehicles age, various problems may develop with the hard and soft tops. If problems are encountered, it would be recommended to have a technician familiar with these tops perform the diagnoses.
The lower control arm bushings can wear and crack, resulting excessive movement at the control arm pivot point, leading to irregular and premature tire wear. Worn Ball joints can also cause similar...
Leaks may develop from the differential cover and/or seals on high mileage or older vehicles. Our technicians recommend a complete reseal of the differential unit if these leaks are addressed.
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