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2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz S430

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 is between $981 and $1200 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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2001 Mercedes-Benz S430
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$1090
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CD changers, command units, voice control units, PSE units, and Tele Aid units are prone to failure, especially in early models.
The crankshaft position sensor may fail. Symptoms of this are: The engine will crank—but not start—especially when the engine is warm. The car may start again if it is left to cool ...
The door for the vanity mirror (or the frame for the door) can break; due to a redesign, the mirror "cassette" will need replacement.
I purchased the 2001 s430 from Florida but i live in New York. I noticed a navigation cd inside o...
The brakes feel like stepping on something solid. Car will not stop. Just started happening no ...
ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, CORROSION MAY OCCUR IN THE INNER STEEL PORTIONS OF THE ACTIVE BODY CONTROL'S...
ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER IS EXPERIENCING ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTIONS. THE INSTRUM...
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, DURING THE PRODUCTION PROCESS OF THE BLOWER MOTOR FUSE HOLDER, THE...
Overall (5 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
April 20, 2015
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430
Bought a 2001 S430 used. I've had four MBZ, 1979 240D, 1980 280SE, '82 380SEL. A 1983 380SL which I still have which has nearly 300,000 miles. The 2001 is pathetic. Repairs constantly, AC is inte...
March 08, 2014
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430
Sadly, my family has experienced Mercedes Benz E320 and S430. I enjoyed the E320 way more than the S430. I feel both cars were poorly designed, the cost of repairs closely added up to the cost of p...
September 10, 2012
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430
worst car ever,lots of problem all the time, been to repair shop often