You are probably referring to the W140 body style... If you are handy with
repairs, you can expect fairly low expenses... otherwise, it will drain your
pocket as people complained of the complexity and multiple electronic
No, there are different 500 SEL's. I have a 500 SEL and it is about the
same as your 560 SEL. When asking a question about a car, please give the
year and body style or body number. For instance, my 1984 500 SEL and the
1992 500 SEL are different cars. However you ask a question about a 500 SEL
which I could answer about my car and you would get very different answers
than you would get from someone else answering about their 92 500 SEL.
Along these same lines, we both have 126 cars and they look almost the same
but they are not the same when asking questions, especially about the
So I hope this will help people get better answers by giving more
84 500 SEL
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