Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Problems

No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.

Mercedes-Benz GLA200 2014: Should I be using a diesel fuel particulate conditioner?

Answered by CarsGuide 1 Nov 2019

It’s worth using it, if just for peace of mind, and it certainly can’t do any harm, but it’s hard to quantify its value.

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Mercedes-Benz GLA 200: Oil leak

Answered by CarsGuide 4 Jan 2019

The warranty expired a year ago now, and had expired when you approached Mercedes about it last April. Talk to Mercedes and try to enlist their help, but I doubt you will have any success.

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Mercedes-Benz headlines latest round of safety recalls

Mercedes-Benz headlines latest round of safety recalls

17 Oct 2018 · by Spencer Leech

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.

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Will a Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class go off-road?

Answered by CarsGuide 20 Jul 2018

It depends on what you plan to do with it. If you want to tour along bush tracks it will do the job well, but if you want to drive down deeply rutted, rocky tracks then park it and get something better for that type of work.

If that’s what you want then look at a serious off-roader.

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Citroen, Holden, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Peugeot models recalled

Citroen, Holden, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Peugeot models recalled

6 Jun 2017 · by Robbie Wallis

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced its latest round of automotive recalls, with models from Citroen, Holden, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi and Peugeot affected.

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Best car for me and my grandchildren

Answered by CarsGuide 5 Sep 2016

The GLA is my favourite in the Mercedes-Benz baby-car line-up and it gets The Tick. But you should also test drive the new Infiniti Q30 and QX30, which share the mechanical package of the A-Class family but with a little more comfort.

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Family SUV for $50k?

Answered by CarsGuide 7 Mar 2016

For me, your best choice would be a Mercedes-Benz GLA (above left). It is the SUV of the baby Benz range, with good space and comfort, the space, safety and seats you need with a hatch to get access to the boot. It definitely gets The Tick from me.

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Downsizing from a ML350d?

Answered by CarsGuide 29 Feb 2016

The GLA is actually my favourite of all the baby Mercedes-Benz models and I reckon it should suit her fine. It gets The Tick from me.

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Poor vision from modern cars

Answered by CarsGuide 7 Oct 2014

You are exactly right, which is why we're making a fuss about cars that do not have a standard camera.

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