2003 S600 63K miles, Should I buy? - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-2009, 03:29 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Newbie
Date registered: Oct 2009
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
2003 S600 63K miles, Should I buy?

Hello to all members of MB forum. I hope you all doing well and enjoying being MB owners and sharing your knowledge with other members. I need your advice.

I am looking to nuy 2003 MB S600 with 63,200 miles for 25K. The car is in superb shape. delear serviced, still on cpo warranty (4 more months).

I am afraid of high repair bills, should I buy? I am not planning to drive this vehicle a lot - only 5,000 miles a year and I am a middle class man.
pyndyk is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-2009, 04:25 PM
BenzWorld Junior Member
Date registered: Sep 2009
Posts: 49
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
if you can afford it yeah why not? im selling my cl600 now because my insurence is to high.

id say go for it... if you wait a couple of years it be alot less
99cl600 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-2009, 06:24 PM
BenzWorld Member
Date registered: Dec 2007
Vehicle: 1985 500SL - 2002 SL500 Silver Arrow Edition
Location: Wichita, KS
Posts: 390
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 8 Post(s)
No, no, no, no, no, no NO. You almost certainly face incredible repair bills if you keep it long term. A friend of the family dumped their S430 for trade in after the tranny took at dump at less than 75k, and facing a $6,000 repair bill.

If you have 25k to spend and want speed, get something AMG treated. There is a W211 E55 for sale here I believe with less mileage for the same price, and should be cheaper to run. The most practical modern choice would be an E350.

85 500SL: 1984 300SD: 190k 1997 S500: 226k
TylerH860 is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
Buying a 06 CLS500 with 63k miles, any advice? shuiyuan C219 CLS-Class 22 12-21-2008 06:13 AM
63k Miles and pretty impressed... MBC240 W203 C-Class 13 07-23-2008 09:56 AM
New Alternator at 63K miles? S4toML W163 M-Class 9 08-13-2007 03:46 AM
FS: 2003 S600 / 16K Miles lwalling For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 0 07-04-2007 02:38 PM
1984 300Cd with 63K miles dbtk W123 E,CE,D,CD,TD,TE Class 6 04-27-2006 02:30 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Title goes here

video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome