my whole car is down and the guy who is selling it to me told me its the relay on 2000 Mercedes-Benz S430

im trying to buy 2000 s430 but the whole car is down and the seller is telling me its the suspenion relay

by in West Bloomfield, MI on April 06, 2012
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2 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by , April 08, 2012
MB are mighty costly to maintain -- when you say "down" it sounds to be problem with airmatic system. car is almost 10yrs old and did i memtnion MB are mighty costly to maintain. In CA advertising new c-class lease @ $349 (their new C is a nice whip - but not an s)
ANSWER by , April 06, 2012
Now think about that ...its just a relay. If it was just a relay why would he not have already put it in to sell the car easier......
COMMENT by , April 06, 2012
so what u think is wrong with it
COMMENT by , April 06, 2012
Its at the ripe age that the compressor could have failed...and if its bad good chance a air strut or struts are bad. Without having it checked its your gamble. Ask him if its just a relay...go ahead and put it in then you might buy it.