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Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Mercedes-Benz 500SEL

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$1196 Annual Repair Cost
on average

The national average repair and maintenance cost for a Mercedes-Benz 500SEL is between $1076 and $1316. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Problems

Mercedes-Benz 500SEL vehicles have 30 reported problems. The most commonly reported Mercedes-Benz 500SEL problem is: Insulation Degrades on Engine Wiring Harness and Leaves Conductors Exposed.

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Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Reviews

Mercedes-Benz 500SEL vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Electrical
Mercedes-Benz 500SEL (2 Reviews)
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Most Common Mercedes-Benz 500SEL Questions

There are 30 related questions for Mercedes-Benz 500SEL vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked Mercedes-Benz 500SEL questions.
I can only open and close the door via the passenger side. The key just turns around in the driver side hole and thu...
over. Shut off engine for about 60 to 90 seconds. Turn engine on and it returns to full power. Used to do this onc...