Mercedes-Benz C-Class Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mercedes-Benz C-Class reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
2019 Mercedes-AMG C43: Lacking power when accelerating
I have a 2019 AMG C43. The car stutters and lacks power when accelerating from stationary. At worst it kangaroo-hops but no fault is detected on the computer. Read more
Mercedes-Benz C200 2008: Does the timing belt need to be changed?
Does the timing belt need to be changed after so many kilometres on a 2008 Mercedes-Benz 200? Are they sold with 2 keys? Read more
Mercedes-Benz agrees to court-enforceable undertaking with ACCC after failing to initiate Takata airbag recalls on time
Mercedes-Benz Australia and the Australian Competition and Consumer Competition (ACCC) have agreed to a court-enforceable undertaking after the former “failed” to initiate some of its ...Read more
Mercedes-Benz C300: What are common problems or faults?
My parents are keen to buy a new Mercedes-Benz C300. Any common problems or issues with the W205 C Class? Read more
Mercedes-Benz C63: Advice on buying used model
Your thoughts on a Mercedes-Benz C63 model between 2008-2010 with an average off 80,000 to 100,000 km? Any issues and rough running costs in the future and what to look out for? Read more
Mercedes-Benz C180 2002: Setting dashboard language to English
How do you change the dashboard, including mileage and radio, to English in a 2002 Mercedes 180? Read more
Mercedes-Benz C200 2002: How much is a service?
I need to know the price to service my 2002 Mercedes-Benz C200. Read more
What's a reliable 4WD?
I'm currently driving a 2009 Mercedes-Benz C200 and love the brand, but with my family expanding I’m looking to upgrade to a 4WD. My preference is a Mazda, Honda, or a Toyota Kluger 2011 or later. ...Read more
Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, led by American Special Vehicle’s converted Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups. ...Read more
My car is too expensive
I have owned my 2013 Mercedes-Benz C180 for five years now. I am 80 years old and retired. Due to financial problems and the costs of owning and servicing my Merc I am considering my options.Should I ...Read more
Mercedes-Benz C250 2015: What tyres produce less road noise?
I have done 36,000 km in my 2015 Mercedes-Benz C250 since new. The dealer told me the humming noise in the car comes from the tyres and they need to be changed. They look ok to me, but I am no expert ...Read more
Mercedes-Benz headlines latest round of safety recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls with seven separate call backs affecting 12 Mercedes-Benz models. Read more
Should I buy an old European car?
I’m looking at a one owner 2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Elegance 2.5 V6 petrol with full service history, although I’m yet to find out if it’s Mercedes, an aero specialist, or a budget express lube.I’ve ...Read more
What could be causing my '01 Mercedes-Benz 200 to have coolant problems?
My 2001 Mercedes-Benz 200 has a coolant problem. I put water three or four times a day, especially when I'm travelling a distance what could be the course? Is there serious damage? Read more
Subaru, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, Ford, Mazda, Toyota models recalled
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced its latest round of safety recalls, with models from Subaru, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, Mazda, Toyota and Ford affected. Read more
Mercedes-Benz C63 vs Porsche Cayman GT4
Can you please give me your thoughts on which car you would recommend between a Merc C63 (either the current model or the latter C63 507, both sedan), or the Porsche Cayman GT4. Which would you ...Read more
Tesla Model S and X, Merc C-Class, Mitsubishi Pajero and Range Rover Sport recalls
Tesla has issued a voluntary recall for its electric Model S sedan and Model X SUV after discovering a potential manufacturing issue that could stop the electric park brake from functioning properly. Read more
Reliable used 4-cylinder cars?
I have a low budget for buying a car and I am really confused what to buy with this budget. I've seen a lot of cars but every one has its own problem. What I need is 4-cylinder economy car that won't ...Read more
How much oil does a '95 Merc take?
I have a 1995 Mercedes Benz four cylinder automatic. How many litres of oil does it take without filter? Read more
Best fuel type for a C200?
I bought a 2007 Mercedes (C-200) Kompressor Avantgarde and would like to know which fuel is required. There are lots of options are available at the fuel station. Read more