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Second test 2018-2019 Mercedes E W211 (2002-2009 years)

Premiere 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E-class W211 sedan took place at the Brussels Motor Show in January 2002 (production started in March), the versatile 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E klasse S211 was the world a year later, in Detroit. In 2006, the exterior of the model has undergone a minor facelift, new engines and transmission. During the release of the 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class in the 211th body (sedan and wagon) went to the world more than a half million copies. To date, buy a 2018-2019 Mercedes E-Class W211 (S211) in Russia is possible for a modest price of 500 thousand rubles.
2018-2019 Mercedes E-Class is one of desirable acquisitions motorists on the post-Soviet space. New cars with three-beam star of the road and the majority of car owners can not afford. Consider the case of the acquisition of Merce in 211 body with mileage, what to look for when buying (body, interior, engine, gearbox, suspension) and burdensome if a machine in the content (typical operation and breakage defects, frequency of maintenance, parts replacement regulation (new or autodisassembly).

Review the updated 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class – year

2018-2019 Mercedes E 211 W (S 211) looks at the surrounding four oval eyes of different size front lighting, which is located between the trim grille. Front bumper distinctive aerodynamic shape, depending on the configuration has a duct mass and carries the fog of various configurations (round to complex shapes). Hood with stylistic vyshtampovki as waves continues tone set headlights.

The sides of the body with soft classical outline, in profile sedan 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz W 211 is similar to the senior-ranking representative of the 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz S W220. Beautiful and elegant body spoils clumsy rear light.

  • External dimensions 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz W211 sedan (S211, wagon) form long – 4818 mm (4850 mm) in width – 1822 mm, height – 1452 mm (1496 mm), the base – 2854 mm.

Body Mersa indifferent to corrosion if there is rust, then visited by car in a crash and poorly restored. The front fenders, hood, trunk lid made of aluminum, the rest of the body panels, and besides, the body is made of high quality steel and is easy to live 20 years of operation. Paint beyond praise, 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz owners will not lie.

The internal component of 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz W211 is filled with high-quality materials and the mass of all possible options. Interior space in all directions, the driver and passengers do not have to feel “poor relations”.

E-Class (2002-2009 years) is offered in three trim levels: Classic, Elegance, Avantgarde. The simplest could boast climate control, power accessories (windows and mirrors), six airbags, heated windows and mirrors, audio system and trip computer, alloy wheels, and so on. Options mass, and in the secondary market there are generally smartly packaged items 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The materials used for the interior trim with proper care, even after 10 years of operation, look presentable.

  • Roof 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E in sedan version is able to take 540 liters, 690 liters wagon (with the second row folded impressive 1950 liters).

Technical characteristics of the 2018-2019 Mercedes E-Class 2002 sample: on the machine was installed a large number of petrol and diesel units – four, six and eight-cylinder engines can be seen under the hood of a car. We will try to describe in detail each of the issues. Technical information contained in this article relate to earlier versions.


  • The four-cylinder E 200 Kompressor (1796 cm3 163 HP) with 6 or MCP 5 ACP – features and problems: the timely replacement of the air filter, does not like the “Left” gasoline.
  • Six-cylinder: E 240 (2597 cm3 177 hp) with 5 or 6 INC AKP, E 320 (3199 cm3 224 hp) with 5 ACP.
  • Eight-cylinder E 500 (4966 cm3 306 HP) with 5AKP, E 55 AMG (5439 cm3 476 hp) with 5AKPP.

Features of operation of the 2018-2019 Mercedes E-class gasoline mileage:

  • at all, “sixes and eights” up to 2005 was set for two spark plugs per cylinder, later one, rarely live more than 30000 km (original cost 600-800 rubles) on our gasoline candles;
  • often “covers” the mass air flow sensors idling, crankshaft, camshaft, lambda probes – a problem common to all gasoline engine (cost of the sensors varies from 1,500 to 10,000 rubles). The reason for the poor quality of domestic gasoline and dirty road (dust, sand);
  • recommended oil change after 15,000 km;
  • six and eight cylinder engines provide even greater fervor oil (about 1 liter per 1000 run);
  • Timing drive chain made reliable (require attention after 200,000 km).

Since 2006, the place took 5 Automatic 7-speed automatic (except E 200 Kompressor).


  • The four-cylinder E 200 CDI (122 HP 2148 cm3) with a 6 speed manual or automatic transmission 5, and E 220 CDI (150 HP 2148 cm3) with a 6 speed manual or automatic transmission 5.
  • Five-cylinder E 270 CDI (2685 cm3 177 hp) with a 6 speed manual or automatic transmission 5, “Six» E 320 CDI (204 hp 3222 cm 3) and “eight» E 400 CDI (260 HP 3996 cm3 ) with 5 automatic transmission.

What you need to know when choosing a diesel 2018-2019 Mercedes E-class goods:

  • automatic 7-G tronic automatic transmission replaces 5 in 2006, and diesel engines (except for “quads”);
  • replacement of oil in diesel engines is recommended every 10,000 km;
  • the main problem is the operation of diesel engines injector failure (poor quality of diesel).

During the production of the model in the back of 211 W engine power increased and expanded range.

Tips for buying and operating a 2018-2019 Mercedes E-class goods:
Mechanical and automatic transmissions are reliable a priori, not be amiss to make a diagnosis before purchase (repair translates into a round sum 20000-60000 rubles).
The oil in the mechanics recommend changing at 150,000 kilometers, rarely survive the clutch to this path (it makes sense to combine work on the clutch and changing the oil in a mechanical transmission). Oil Change Schedule in machines 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz 100000 km.

Suspension 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz W211 front (independent) realized double wishbone with stabilizer, rear and independent multi-link with stabilizer. On the 2018-2019 Mercedes W 211 with 8-cylinder engines installed air suspension Airmatic DC (in severe frosts occur failures in the work). The weakest spot in the rear suspension silent blocks short arms (40000-50000 km), rear shock absorbers withstand 140-150 thousand km. The front suspension shock absorbers live less than 120-130 thousand, the stabilizer and ball bearings should be changed at run of 70-80 thousand kilometers, to live this path and steering tips. The steering rack is considered to be reliable and long-lived.
Front and rear disc brakes with the ABC, nursed 20-30 thousand pads front, in the back twice. Brake discs need to be replaced during the second or third replacement pads (front 60-80 thous. Km, Rear 120-140 thousand.).

With timely replacement and constant control components and assemblies 2018-2019 Mercedes W211 will serve faithfully for many years. Here are the contents poured into a “pretty penny” spare parts of the road, and the price for the repair and service of bites, it’s 2018-2019 Mercedes, and we must be prepared both morally and financially.
If you wish to buy a used sedan 2018-2019 Mercedes W211 E-Class station wagon or a 2018-2019 Mercedes S211 should weigh the pros and cons.

  • Pros: excellent driving performance, cabin comfort, prestige brands, high reliability (do not take into account the constant problems with sensor systems of the engine), a respectable appearance.
  • Cons: high price and expensive service, popular with car thieves, reliability in recent years in question.

Price in Russia in the secondary market is highly dependent on the year of production, installed the engine and equipment. Bu Sedan 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz E 200Kompress 2002 costs about 500-550 thousand rubles. For 2018-2019 Mercedes E W211 with mileage produced in 2009, depending on the engine by asking 1.2-1.3 mln. Rubles and more.

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