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Pros: Premium Sound System
Cons: Shape / Body
Advice: I think it's worth it !Demo-car with 15,500 miles - perfect 'like new' condition - superb price - nice & smooth dirve - comfort & many features - well...it's MERCEDES.
Pros: Excellent visibility
Cons: The radio control knob is placed in an inconvenient location
Advice: Bargain with the dealers! They are flexible on the pricing.I have only had this car for three weeks, but so far I am extremely satisfied. It does drive like a truck, even though it still feels smooth and handles well.
Cons: Paying a premium for upgrades and the upgrades are cheap.
Advice: Shop. drive the X5, Lexus GX470 and the Volvo. I did and I was sold on the 350I had the X5 before the E350. I was not really impressed on the looks of the 350 but when I put the sport package on it, it really dressed it up. The X5 was fun to drive but I was usually driving it to the dealer for repairs. The 350 is faster, smoother and all together a better vehicle at a better price. The little things I have had go wrong with the car have been corrected very quickly. The one big downfall of Mercedes is their 'convienence package.' I paid well over 1K for it and the appointements are VERY cheap. No actual memory seat at the push of a button like a car 1/2 the price. The informaiton center at the heads up display are really cheap looking.