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Mercedes-Benz S430

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2004
Worst Category
brakes Problems

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Mercedes-Benz S430 — feel free to add yours here. Probably because it's so old, no one bothers to post complaints anymore.

Although the 2000 Mercedes-Benz S430 has the most overall complaints, we rate the 2004 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is with the 2004 Mercedes-Benz S430 for rear brake always slightly engaged, gets very hot.

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Worst Mercedes-Benz S430 Problems

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