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2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Base Sedan Rear-wheel Drive


  • Year: 2008
  • Make: Mercedes-Benz
  • Model: S-Class
  • Trim: Base
  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Doors: 4 door
  • Mileage: 67,762 miles
  • Engine: 5.5L V-8 cyl
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive Line: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Fuel Type: premium unleaded
  • Exterior Color: Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Interior Color: Black
  • VIN: WDDNG71X98A238379
  • Model Code: S550V
  • Stock #: 8A238379

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    Drive off the lot with complete peace of mind, knowing that this Mercedes-Benz S-Class 5.5L V8 is covered by the CARFAX BuyBack Guarantee. At Mercedes-Benz of Boerne, we want you to know that you can be confident in your purchase with us. With amenities and luxuries befitting a modern day king, this splendorous coach reigns supreme.

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    More information about the 2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class:

    The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has always been where traditional luxury and cutting-edge technology meet, and the 2008 offerings broaden the lineup with the addition of the 6.3L V8-powered S63 AMG. After the 2007 series redesign, today's S-Class sedans reign over a new, high-performance realm. Furthermore, the S-Class continues to build on its reputation for safety with an abundance of active and passive safety features. There is not, understandably, a plethora of choices for large, high-performance luxury sedans. With base prices spanning over $100,000, from the rear-wheel drive S550 at $86,700 up to the superb S65 AMG at $194,000, the S-Class offers an impressive range of choices in its segment.

    This model sets itself apart with exceptional ride quality and comfort, cutting-edge technology., and High performance and safety


  • Harmon/kardon LOGIC7 600-Watt digital surround system-inc: AM/FM stereo 6-disc CD changer MP3 capability (14) speakers 5.1 channel amplifier dynamic volume control fiber-optic communication among components
  • Pwr vehicle-speed-sensitive rack & pinion steering
  • Independent 4-link front suspension-inc: anti-lift control gas-pressurized shock absorbers stabilizer bar
  • Pwr 4-piston perforated & vented front & 1-piston vented rear disc brakes
  • COMAND cockpit management & data system for operation of vehicles systems
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Infrared-reflecting & noise insulating glass
  • Hands-free communication system w/voice control
  • Touch turn signals (flashes (3) times w/1-touch)
  • Emergency interior trunk release w/illumination
  • Active front head restraints w/adjustable height & fore-aft built-in keypad beneath headrest for hands-free communication & radio presets
  • Hand-polished Burl Walnut wood trim
  • Pwr rear window sunshade w/1-touch express up/down
  • Tele Aid global positioning system (GPS) satellite system-inc: stolen vehicle recovery remote door unlock service automatic alarm & collision notification
  • Rain-sensing aero-blade windshield wipers w/heated washer system
  • Leather-wrapped pwr 4-way tilt/telescopic steering wheel-inc: mounted shift buttons audio voice telephone & multi-function display controls programmable easy-exit memory
  • Variable doorstop
  • Dual heated auto-folding pwr mirrors-inc: memory auto-dimming driver mirror integrated LED turn signals
  • Mercedes-Benz Maintenance System Plus display-inc: distance remaining to next maintenance type of service due reminders
  • Bi-xenon high-intensity discharge headlamps-inc: polycarbonate lenses automatic level control driver-selectable light-sensing auto-on headlamp automatic lamp substitution heated headlamp washers
  • PRE-SAFE collision preparedness system
  • Audible reminders & messages-inc: exterior lamp failure low fuel engine oil coolant washer fluid headlights on remove key from ignition door & sunroof open
  • SmartKey system-inc: remote central locking system anti-theft engine immobilizer drive away automatic locking
  • 3-point front/rear outboard belts-inc: emergency tensioning device adaptive force limiter automatic shoulder belt height-adjusters
  • Digital instrumentation-inc: speedometer odometer Touch Shift gear & shift modes selection
  • Multi-function displays in instrument cluster faces-inc: trip computer exterior temp gauge maintenance system oil level check digital speedometer reminder & malfunction messages driver-programmable settings audio status navigation route guidance
  • Rear head restraints in all seating positions w/manually adjustable fore-aft
  • Front/rear side airbags
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Anti-lock disc brakes system (ABS) w/brake assist system
  • Leather upholstery
  • Front/rear side window curtain airbags w/rollover sensor
  • Rear center automatic shoulder belt height adjustable 3-point seat belt
  • Auxiliary pwr outlet
  • Locator lighting
  • City 14/hwy 21 (5.5L engine/7-speed auto trans)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Anti-theft client alarm notification w/remote panic feature
  • P255/45R18 all-season tires
  • Dual front/rear reading lamps
  • Single rear foglamp
  • 14-way pwr heated front bucket seats-inc: pwr lumbar 3-position seat memory
  • Airmatic semi-active suspension w/ADS II adaptive damping
  • PCMCIA memory card slot
  • Integrated HomeLink compatible (3) button garage door opener
  • Quad illuminated vanity mirrors
  • 5.5L SFI DOHC 32-valve V8 engine
  • Front passenger occupant classification system
  • Pwr windows w/1-touch express up/down
  • Electronic analog tachometer & fuel gauge
  • Night security illumination
  • Electronic stability program (ESP)
  • 20-GB hard drive-based in-dash GPS navigation system
  • Cruise control
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Automatic dual-zone climate control-inc: electrostatic dust & pollen filters sun humidity & dew point sensors tunnel mode w/1-touch closing of all windows seat belt usage sensors (allows climate control to focus first on occupied seats)
  • SmartKey infrared remote-inc: trunk open windows & sunroof open/close panic alarm fuel filler door selective unlock
  • Universal LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) system
  • Rear window defroster w/auto-shutoff based on time driving speed & exterior temp
  • Front halogen foglamps
  • Front/rear floor mats
  • Driver & front passenger adaptive dual-stage airbags
  • Adjustable fiber-optic ambient lighting feature
  • Pwr tilt/slide tinted glass sunroof w/1-touch express open memory
  • 7-speed electronically controlled driver-adaptive automatic transmission w/ Touch Shift
  • Independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension-inc: anti-squat & anti-dive systems
  • 18" x 8.5" 9-spoke aluminum wheels
  • Electronic parking brake w/automatic disengagement
Convenience Features
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Air conditioning
  • Garage door transmitter
  • Front beverage holders
  • Speed control
  • Illuminated entry
  • Telescoping steering wheel
  • Rear beverage holders
  • Power windows
  • Passenger door bin
  • Power trunk closing assist
  • Power moonroof
  • 1-touch down
  • Driver vanity mirror
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Auto tilt-away steering wheel
  • HVAC memory
  • Rear door bins
  • Front dual zone A/C
  • Steering wheel memory
  • Memory seat
  • Residual heat recirculation
  • Head restraints memory
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Overhead console
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Driver door bin
  • Emergency communication system
  • 1-touch up
  • Navigation system
Entertainment Features
  • Diversity antenna
  • Premium audio system
  • DVD-Audio
  • Weather band radio
  • MP3 decoder
  • AM/FM radio
  • 1st row LCD monitors: 2
  • Speakers: 14
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
  • CD player
  • Entertainment system
Seats and Trim
  • Heated front seats
  • Genuine wood door panel insert
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Power passenger seat
  • Front center armrest: w/storage
  • Genuine wood console insert
  • Leather shift knob
  • Max seating capacity: 5
  • Rear seats: bench
  • Front seats: bucket
  • Genuine wood dashboard insert
  • Power driver seat
  • Leather upholstery
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Fuel economy city: 14mpg
  • Mode select transmission
  • Horsepower: 382hp @ 6,000RPM
  • Fuel economy highway: 21mpg
  • Transmission: 7 speed automatic
  • Variable valve control
  • Engine liters: 5.5
  • Sequential multi-point fuel injection
  • Manual-shift auto
  • Fuel tank capacity: 23.8gal.
  • Cylinder configuration: V-8
  • Recommended fuel: premium unleaded
  • Engine location: front
  • Torque: 391 lb.-ft. @ 2,800RPM
  • Variable intake manifold
  • Drive type: rear-wheel
  • Number of valves: 32
Body Exterior
  • Door mirrors: body-color
  • Door auto-latch
  • Auto-dimming door mirrors
  • Turn signal indicator mirrors
  • Power door mirrors
  • Bumpers: body-color
  • Heated door mirrors
Specs and Dimensions
  • Compression ratio: 10.70 to 1
  • Engine horsepower: 382hp @ 6,000RPM
  • Rear legroom: 1,074mm (42.3")
  • Front headroom: 960mm (37.8")
  • Turning radius: 6.1m (20.0')
  • Passenger volume: 3,098L (109.4 cu.ft.)
  • Exterior height: 1,473mm (58.0")
  • Front shoulder room: 1,501mm (59.1")
  • Wheelbase: 3,165mm (124.6")
  • Exterior body width: 1,872mm (73.7")
  • Engine bore x stroke: 98.0mm x 90.5mm (3.86" x 3.56")
  • Rear hiproom: 1,509mm (59.4")
  • Rear headroom: 978mm (38.5")
  • Front legroom: 1,064mm (41.9")
  • Interior maximum cargo volume: 462 L (16 cu.ft.)
  • Exterior length: 5,207mm (205.0")
  • Engine displacement: 5.5 L
  • Engine torque: 391 lb.-ft. @ 2,800RPM
  • Rear shoulder room: 1,491mm (58.7")
  • Interior cargo volume: 462 L (16 cu.ft.)
  • Front hiproom: 1,521mm (59.9")
Safety and Security
  • Traction control
  • Brake assist
  • Electronic stability
  • Adjustable head restraints: driver and passenger, rear w/tilt
  • Occupant sensing airbag
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • Power adjustable front head restraints
  • Power adjustable rear head restraints
  • ABS brakes
  • Perimeter/approach lights
  • Security system
  • Dual front side impact airbags
  • Anti-whiplash front head restraints
  • 4 wheel disc brakes
  • Panic alarm
  • Childseat sensing airbag
  • Overhead airbag
  • Rear side impact airbag
  • Ignition disable
  • Speed-sensing steering
  • Four wheel independent suspension
  • Rear anti-roll bar
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Power steering
  • Alloy wheels
  • Adaptive suspension
  • Auto-leveling suspension
Lighting, Visibility and Instrumentation
  • Tachometer
  • Rear fog lights
  • Trip computer
  • Delay-off headlights
  • Variably intermittent wipers
  • Rear window defroster
  • Low tire pressure warning
  • Outside temperature display
  • High intensity discharge headlights
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Front reading lights
  • Front fog lights
  • Rear window blind
  • Compass
  • Headlight cleaning
  • Rear reading lights
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