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2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500 is between $863 and $1055 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500
scores in the most expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$959
Annual Repair Cost
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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.
The evaporator temperature sensor can fail, causing the AC compressor not to cycle. If the AC compressor does not turn on, the AC system will not blow cold air. If the compressor is stuck on, the a...
i have a water leak some where when it rains i can feel water under the door also after the heavy...
Started car, drove approx 200 feet, engine stopped , tried to start, no respone, tried to jump, n...
i want to store our car for winter. I would like to keep the battery charged during winter. There...
MERCEDES-BENZ IS RECALLING MY 2006-2008 M-CLASS, R-CLASS, MY 2005-2009 SLK-CLASS, MY 2005-2008 C-...
ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE SENSOTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL (SBC) SYSTEM MAY PREMATURELY SHIFT TO THE HY...
ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE ELECTRONIC MONITORING SYSTEM OF THE SENSOTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL (SBC) IS ...
Overall (13 Reviews)
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May 16, 2014
2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500
Bought this car in 2008. Love it,no problems or issues. Its perfect for my wife and I to get on the highway and go for a cruise. Love it.
April 22, 2014
2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500
My 2003 SL500 had the gasoline baffle come loose and it knocks against the tank wall if it isn't full. The dealership won't take care of it and they say they have never heard of this happening. I d...
November 21, 2013
2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500
this car is a problem to the extent I would NEVER consider another Mercedes, at any price. they are junk. Batteries, top, Brake light, you name it. JUNK