Advice for buyers
What should I look for in a used Mercedes E-Class estate?
Check the bodywork front and rear for any scuffs picked up in supermarket car parks, and the alloy wheels for damage. Also check the operation of the electric rear tailgate.
What are the most common problems with a used Mercedes E-Class estate?
Interior trim and electrical issues (engine and non-engine) were the most commonly afflicted areas. Although all cars were fixed under warranty, a small percentage spent more than a week in the garage.
Is a used Mercedes E-Class estate reliable?
The previous version of the E-Class Estate performed really well in our most recent reliability survey, finishing third overall in the Executive car class. This latest version scored highly in our most recent survey too, managing an excellent overall score of 83%.