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 2000 Mercedes-Benz S Class 4dr Sdn 4.3L

MSRP: $69,700
Invoice: $64,821

Gas Mileage:
CTY: N/A    HWY: N/A    CMB: N/A
Engine/Fuel: Gas V8 /4.3L/260
Transmission: Automatic w/OD
Door/Body Style: /4 Door Sedan
Drive Type:


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  • General
  • MSRP: $69,700
  • Invoice Price: $64,821
  • Destination Charge: $
  • Warranty
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Engine & Emissions

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  • Engines & Emissions
  • 4.3L SOHC SMPI 24-valve aluminum-alloy V8 engine
  • Airmatic suspension w/adaptive damping system
  • Electronic phased twin spark ignition system w/knock sensor timing control, 2 coils/spark plugs per cylinder
  • Engine
  • Type of Engine: Gas V8
  • Displacement (CC): 4.3L/260
  • Fuel System: SMPI
  • Horsepower @ RPM: 275 @ 5750
  • Torque @ RPM: 295 @ 3000-4400


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  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Front: 62.0
  • Track Rear: 62.0
  • Ground Clearance (in): 6.1
  • Overall Length (in): 203.1
  • Overall Width (in): 56.9
  • Wheelbase (in): 121.5
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Seating capacity - Standard: 5
  • Headroom front (in): 37.6
  • Leg room front (in): 41.3
  • Shoulder room front (in): 59.2


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  • Exterior
    • Driver programmable headlamp control w/daytime running lamps, light-sensing auto-on headlamps or manual control, delay off for night security
    • Halogen headlamps/integrated foglamps
    • Red rear foglamp
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
    • Dual zone automatic climate control-inc: electrostatic dust filter, 4 sensor control, engine heat recirculation feature, humidity sensor
    • One-touch tunnel mode close/open all windows/sunroof/incoming air vents
    • Rear cabin air vents
  • Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
    • 10 speaker Bose "Beta II" sound system-inc: dash center speaker, 10" woofer
    • AM/FM/weather band stereo radio w/auto-reverse cassette-inc: seek/scan, music search, anti-theft coding, speed compensated volume
    • COMAND cockpit management & data system integrates navigation system, radio, CD changer controller, telephone controller, cassette, & voice recognition system w/5" color LCD in-dash display
    • Multiple antenna for stereo/cell phone/GPS navigation
    • Prewiring for CD changer/integrated cellular telephone
    • TeleAid global positioning system (GPS) in-dash navigation & 24 hour cellular link for emergency/information/roadside assistance
  • Instrumentation
    • Cruise control
    • Digital tripmeter, quartz clock, outside temp indicator
    • Electroluminescent w/auto brightness black screen instrument panel-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, fuel/coolant temp gauges
    • Steering wheel mounted controls for audio, navigation system, trip computer
  • Wheels & Tires
    • 16" X 7.5" cast alloy wheels
    • 225/60HR16 all-season SBR tires
    • Rear wheel drive
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Auto dimming driver-side mirror & reverse dipping passenger-side mirror
    • Auto dimming rearview mirror w/memory feature
    • Dual pwr heated mirrors w/pwr-fold feature, memory, supplemental turn signals
    • Front/rear illuminated visor vanity mirrors
    • Heated rear window w/auto off
    • Pwr tilt/sliding tinted glass sunroof w/one touch open/close & memory
    • Rain sensor intermittent wiper control
    • Tinted glass-inc: pwr laminated green tinted side windows w/express up & down
    • Windshield wipers w/heated washer system/heated park position

Safety Features

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  • Safety Features
  • 14-way pwr front heated bucket seats w/pneumatic adjustable lumbar support, seat cushion depth adjust, 2-position memory
  • 3-point front shoulder belts w/auto height adjustment & emergency tensioning retractors (ETR)
  • Adjustable head restraints for all five seating positions
  • Audible alert for parking brake/headlight on/Smartkey-in-ignition
  • Automatic emergency call w/deployment of airbags or emergency tensioning retractors
  • Automatic slip regulation
  • Brake assist system (applies full braking pwr automatically when needed)
  • Child safety door locks
  • Driver & front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • Front/rear door mounted side airbags
  • Gathered leather upholstery-inc: leather seatbacks, seat side panels, map pockets, head restraints, center armrests, & door trim inserts
  • Head protection curtain airbag system
  • Multifunction display/warning lights-inc: seat belt, exterior lamp failure, brake system, parking brake, airbag, ABS, Brake Assist, ESP, engine electronics, low fluid levels for fuel/oil/coolant/washer
  • Outboard rear seat pneumatic adjustable lumbar support
  • Retractable rear head restraints
  • Side impact protection
  • Anti-Theft
  • Anti-theft alarm system w/towaway protection, remote panic button
  • Braking & Traction
  • 4-wheel pwr ventilated disc brakes w/Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Automatic slip regulation (ASR) traction control

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