However, some of the style elements in the coupe quite resembled the more contemporary E-Class. The first model, which came out in 1997, was equipped with a 3. The updates included a redesigned instrument cluster, which had a larger display for various functions. It was polished and powerful, and it had great features. If left to cool off, the car may start again, but it may run and perform poorly. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. This mid-sized luxury car failed to disappoint in terms of luxurious features, superior handling and sophisticated styling.
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It had a facelift sometime in 1999, giving the 2000 model a revised look on the outside and inside. The defective unit will need to be replaced. The substrate the internal part of the catalyst that reduces emissions can loosen and bounce around inside the canister section of the converter. It was highly recognized for its style, luxury, value, and technology. If this issue is not addressed, the substrate could break down and reduce to a size that plugs the outlet pipe, causingthe vehicle to suddenly lose power.
What was unique about it was its three-valve design that used two spark plugs per cylinder. . The proprietary Mercedes-Benz Electronic Stability System was standard equipment this was an expensive option on other models. One indication of this is when the engine does crank—but not start—when the engine is warm. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Solid brakes were able to bring the vehicle to a full stop from 60 miles per hour in less than 120 feet.
This high-performance coupe had a 6. The last could generate up to 279 metric horsepower 205kW; 275 bhp. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. This was new marketing territory for one of the oldest automakers in the world. However, a low, swooping roof line in the back could make things interesting for taller back seat passengers. Furthermore, those standard features were not always that user-friendly; there was a definite learning curve involved. It was mated to a five speed automatic transmission.
And with its arrival, then came various models under its lineup. A rattling noise coming from underthe vehicle could be a sign that one of the exhaust catalytic converters has malfunctioned. The 430sget around 19 miles per gallon city and 23 miles per gallon highway. What does that rattling underneath my car while the engine is running mean? As a way to enhance braking performance, the brake pads and rotors are made of a softer material and should be replaced after approximately 20,000 miles. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The Tiptronic automatic gearbox was used by the 2000 model. It also had great body armor.
SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Similar in design to the E-Class, it was built on the same platform as the C-Class. Owners should remind themselves of this when getting their brakes checked. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. What should I always remember about my car's brakes? The steering wheel was also revamped and came with controls for the radio and the multifunction display.
Although based on the lower-priced C-Class, it was equipped with a more powerful engine, along with an optional supercharger. It came with a little bit more of a sporty edge to it. For the exterior, the coupe had revised bumpers and new side skirts while the side-view mirrors were mounted with turn signals. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. As always, several high-end options were available - for a price.
SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557164803998 ; listingsSearchManager. How come my car sometimes fails to crank up or even start? The crankshaft position sensor measures the rotational speed and the location of the crankshaft and transmits the data to the engine control computer. The mid-size luxury coupe, which came in a rear wheel drive, was designed after the W202 and W203 platforms of the C-Class. There may be a failure in the crankshaft position sensor. Overall handling was not unlike that of a high end sports car, based on slalom tests carried out at over 65 miles per hour. This car was designed to include many excellent components from other Mercedes Benz series and the result is a truly powerful luxury vehicle. The interior was roomy and comfortable, able to seat three passengers in addition to the driver.