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2004 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

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Consumer Reviews & Ratings

Overall Rating
8.9
Out of 10

Based on 149 Ratings for the 2003 - 2012 models.

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  • Value
    8.7/10
    Quality
    9.2/10
  • Reliability
    8.8/10
    Performance
    9.4/10
  • Comfort
    9.2/10
    Styling
    9.4/10
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By on Monday, August 13, 2007

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

By on Thursday, August 9, 2007

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

Gets better with age.

By on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 78,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Ride - wow!,speed,reliability,style"

Cons: "tire expense,"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I bought the car from the dealer as a 35000 mile CPO car. It was my weekend car. I eventually sold my other 2 vehicles and kept my 2004 SL55. - just couldnt part with it. It is now my daily driver. Surprisingly, the car has become more reliable with age. The car went off warranty at 55k. I have put another 23k on it and have had relatively few issues. Ive taken advantage of YouTube how to videos to fix minor problems myself. Easy stuff like the crankshaft sensor - which was like changing a spark plug. And online purchased headlight bulbs - saved me HUGE!!! Now that the car has been in the field virtually unchanged since 2003 there is a good selection of re-manufactured and 3rd party parts for many components. The motor and transmission (5 speed) are as solid as the day I bought the car. The front end bushings have been replaced at 75k and tires remain the number one consumable expense at 1000/set lasting about 10-15k, Brakes seem to last forever. I fully expect no issues until the 100k service. The car sold for 130,000 new, then depreciated to 38,000 (my price) in the first 4 years. It has depreciated another 20k since Ive owned it. Thats about 47 cents a mile. Gas mileage currently is 24 hywy, 15 city and 17 mpg blended. Its hard to imagine driving this high end car for such little expense."

Very Good value

By on Thursday, November 17, 2011

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 24,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
8/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Great Car"

Best Vehicle Ever

By on Friday, April 29, 2011

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

"Outstanding performance, comfort and styling!"

By on Saturday, April 23, 2011

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

By on Monday, April 11, 2011

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
8/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

By on Saturday, March 19, 2011

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

By on Tuesday, March 15, 2011

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

"very beautiful car."

By on Sunday, March 13, 2011

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

This customer did not provide a text review.

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