A great family car with some sportiness. All w203 engines are fitted with timing chains, which normally don’t have a specified replacement interval.
2004 Mercedes Benz C Class Reliability
It is reliable, solid and easy on the driver and passengers.Look up specifications & oem wheel sizes.Most recent year of ownership:Most recent year of ownership:
My car had just over 99,000 miles on it, which means it was just getting broken i
n.Quite apart from the common electrical niggles, there are some serious and regular mechanical defects.Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars.Rating breakdown (out of 5):
Roadside warranty, and a 4 yr./ 50000 mi.The cost is around $5k.The m272 v6 engine used in the 2006 c230 has a potential to have a bad balance shaft, which has an idler sprocket gear for the timing chain.They also have most of the bugs worked out.