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2002 Mercedes-Benz S430 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2002 Mercedes-Benz S430

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2002 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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2002 Mercedes-Benz S430
scores in the most expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$1090
Annual Repair Cost
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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.
Have changed the fuse on that is on the amp but still no sound. Can change radio stations and se...
I reset before. Worked for 10 miles than downshifted. Now stuck in 1st
its somewhere around the thermostat and sensor or water pump area can't figure out where exactly....
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...
Overall (4 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
March 14, 2014
2002 Mercedes-Benz S430
Really I am not from Washington DC but Bishops Bridge NSW Australia.2325. Only way I could get to say my piece. My 2000 S430 is the most comfortable and luxurious car I have been in and I get cha...
December 23, 2013
2002 Mercedes-Benz S430
I have replaced the plastic that surrounds the bottom of the seats twice because they crack and the compartment under the seat for storage has no support, so it just hangs to the floor. I hear tha...
February 05, 2013
2002 Mercedes-Benz S430
This model, like all MBs, are pieces of garbage. Also owned a C-Class. Continuous failures which include repeated failures: Airmatic, front end rebuilding issues, numerous electrical failures. Th...