Safety Features by Model

Sport $4,906 - $6,213

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Driver & front passenger adaptive dual-stage airbags w/front passenger occupancy sensors
  • Side-impact curtain airbags for all outboard seating positions
  • Adjustable 3-point shoulder belts w/height adjustable for front shoulder belts
  • Automatically height-adjusting outboard rear shoulder belts
  • Front & rear outboard ETD
  • Universal LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) at rear seating positions
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Illuminated emergency trunk release
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights

Luxury $5,700 - $7,039

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Driver & front passenger adaptive dual-stage airbags w/front passenger occupancy sensors
  • Side-impact curtain airbags for all outboard seating positions
  • Adjustable 3-point shoulder belts w/height adjustable for front shoulder belts
  • Automatically height-adjusting outboard rear shoulder belts
  • Front & rear outboard ETD
  • Universal LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) at rear seating positions
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • 4-wheel electronic traction system (4-ETS)
  • Illuminated emergency trunk release
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights

AMG $8,232 - $9,809

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/brake assist
  • Driver & front passenger adaptive dual-stage airbags w/BabySmart system
  • Side-impact curtain airbags for all outboard seating positions
  • Rear door-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Adjustable 3-point shoulder belts w/height adjustable for front shoulder belts
  • Automatically height-adjusting outboard rear shoulder belts
  • Front & rear outboard ETD
  • Universal LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) at rear seating positions
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Illuminated emergency trunk release
  • Driver-programmable daytime running lights

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2001 Mercedes-Benz C 320 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2005 Mercedes-Benz C 240 4-door

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Warranty

Basic Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Roadside Assistance Coverage

Unlimited duration / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

6 years old or less/less than 75,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

1 year/unlimited miles

Powertrain Warranty

1 year/unlimited miles

Dealer Certification Required

164-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

No

Return/Exchange Policy

7 days/500 miles

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

No

Recalls

Electrical System Jul 3, 2008
Report Receipt Date:
Jul 3, 2008
NHTSA Campaign:
08V303000
Summary:
MERCEDES-BENZ IS RECALLING MY 2006-2008 M-CLASS, R-CLASS, MY 2005-2009 SLK-CLASS, MY 2005-2008 C-CLASS, MY 2003-2004 AND 2006-2008 CLK-CLASS, MY 2003-2008 E-CLASS, MY 2004 AND 2008 CL-CLASS, MY 2008 CLS-CLASS, MY 2004 AND 2007-2008 S-CLASS, MY 2003 G-CLASS, AND MY 2003-2004, 2006 AND 2009 SL-CLASS VEHICLES. A SOFTWARE CALIBRATION NUMBER (SCN) CODING RECEIVED ON THE AFFECTED VEHICLES DURING A RECENT WORKSHOP VISIT WAS INCORRECT. DEPENDING ON THE MODEL YEAR AND MODEL AFFECTED, THE RESULTS OF AN INCORRECT SCN CODING CAN AFFECT A NUMBER OF VEHICLE SAFETY AND EMISSION FUNCTIONS INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF FUNCTIONS: (1) THE FUEL GAUGE READINGS MAY BE INCORRECT; (2) A STUCK FUEL-LEVEL SENSOR MAY NOT BE DISPLAYED IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER; (3) THE OBD SYSTEM MAY CAUSE THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT TO ILLUMINATE INCORRECTLY; AND, (4) THE SPEEDOMETER MAY BE OUT OF TOLERANCE.
Consequence:
IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE ELECTRICAL FUEL PUMP MAY NOT RECEIVE A CRASH SIGNAL THAT IS REQUIRED FOR THE FUEL PUMP TO DISCONNECT AND PREVENT FUTURE FUEL DELIVERY AS DESIGNED.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL RECODE THE SCN FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING AUGUST 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MERCEDES-BENZ AT 1-800-367-6372.
Air Bags Feb 11, 2016
Report Receipt Date:
Feb 11, 2016
NHTSA Campaign:
16V081000
Summary:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2009-2010 ML320 BlueTec 4Matic, GL320 BlueTec 4Matic and R320 CDI 4Matic, 2011 E350 Cabriolet and E550 Cabriolet, 2009-2011 ML350, ML350 4Matic, ML550 4Matic, ML63 AMG, and C63 AMG, 2010-2011 ML450 4Matic Hybrid, E350 Coupe, E350 4Matic, E550 Coupe, E550 4Matic, and E63 AMG, 2011-2012 GL350 BlueTec 4Matic and R350 BlueTec 4Matic, 2009-2012 GL450 4Matic, GL550 4Matic and R350 4Matic, 2007-2008 SLK280, SLK350, and SLK55 AMG, 2011-2014 SLS AMG Coupe, 2012 SLS AMG Cabriolet, 2013-2014 SLS AMG GT and SLS AMG GT Cabriolet, 2005 C230 Kompressor and C320, 2006-2007 C230, 2006-2011 C350, 2008-2011 C300 and C300 4Matic, 2010-2012 GLK350 and GLK350 4Matic and 2006-2007 Chrysler Crossfire vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.
Consequence:
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
MBUSA will their notify owners, and Fiat Chrysler will notify the affected Chrysler owners. Dealers for the respective brands will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. A notification schedule has not yet been provided. Mercedes-Benz owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372 and Chrysler owners may contact Fiat Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403.