I have one. I've owned it for two years now, and have had two problems. One: the fan clutch broke, and the car started to overheat. Two: The mass air flow sensor failed and had to be replaced. This car probably will not be maintenance free. As a matter of fact, Consumer Reports rates the reliability of this car as very poor. All this aside, I love this car. It goes fast, corners fairly well for a 4 door sedan, and is super good looking. I personally prefer the older look to the new E class. Another big plus for me was the seats. If you look at any car with leather that does not have the same air holes in them, you'll notice, even after a couple of short years, that the seats start to look horrible due to massive cracking. These seats won't do this. Mine still look like new.
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