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  • Summary

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What does this car say about you?

    Mercedes Enthusiast

    What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?

    They love the rare colour (Aquamarine Blue)

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    Yes I would but probably upgrade to a C43 AMG V8 or even better a CLK55 AMG.

    What are you likely to buy next?

    Umm, a CLK 55 AMG.

  • Buying experience

    3 out of 5 3.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?

    Didn't buy from a dealer

    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    February 2009

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    Private purchase sale

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    I was fond of a previous C class car used with in the family.

    What was the dealer like?

  • Driving it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Excellent to drive, comfortable and relaxing but also can a bit of an animal with acceleration and speed. Can easily leave the boy racers behind intheir Clios, Fiestas and Astras.

    What's it like to park?

    Not too difficult to park as it is a medium sized car.

  • Living with it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    Headgasket engine oil leak, a well known common problem with these straight six engines.

    What's most practical about your car?

    Four door saloon that can carry four passengers comfortabaly with the driver.

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    4 speed Auto box.