2006 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
There are 5 user reviews for the SL500 Roadster trim shown below
- The Best of the SL'S
- None I can Think of?
Purchased As New
This is my third SL having bought all 3 Brand New. The 2006 was my last Purchase of an SL and I have never regretted it. My 86 is a Great car and still own it. My 96 was a great car, but I sold it the moment my 2006 arrived. It has the best of all features and performance I need. I haven't seen a reason to buy a new SL as this is still the same as any new SL introduced. They have changed a few things and made the engine Bigger, but My SL gets the best Gas milage and still have plenty of Power....read morehide
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- Good Fuel econony, and Very good ride
- The Navigation Display is not as good as Lexus
Overall is the best sport car and nice ride and design very roomy and and comfortable for 2 person. the Hard top is very easy to open with no hassle.
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- Beautifully styled car with good performance.
- Mechanical reliability is poor.
I have had 4 major mechanical problems with my SL with less than 10,000. miles on it. The pump for the air suspension went out at 500 miles. The transmission has failed to move the car forward while in "Drive" on two occasions, both in highway commuter traffic leaving me dangerously stranded in the middle of rush hour. The transmission was repaired both times with different diagnoses of the problem. I am waiting for it to happen again..... Three weeks ago, the alternator failed and had to be replaced--all this on a $100,000 car with minimal miles. Mercedes' response to my complaint that I have a defective unit has been, "We have fulfilled our obligations under the warranty." Unfortunately, they still have not addressed this extremely dissatisfied customer who is telling everyone he knows that his SL is a LEMON....read morehide
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this is the best car i have ever seen. not only that, i'm pretty sure that you guys have made a very large amount of money from these cars. everything about this car is more than excellant. its brillant i tell you.
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- its sporty, luxury and fast!
- navigation is the only problem
this car is amazing. the acceleration is so powerful. the screen is bigger than the 03 and 04 sl's.
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