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2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Base

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Showing the 2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Base R 350 4dr 4x2
$5,113-$11,789 Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 6
Door Count 4
Engine 268-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 21
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (10)
Alpine Rain Metallic
Arctic White
Barolo Red Metallic
Capri Blue Metallic
Iridium Silver Metallic
Jade Green Metallic
Interior (4)
Ash
Black
Gray
Macadamia

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Front ventilated disc brakes S
2 rear head restraints S
Security system S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
Brake assist S
Dual front side impact airbags S
ABS and driveline traction control S
Tracker system O
Brake assistance S
Curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row overhead airbag S
Dual front impact airbags S
2 manual adjustable third row head restraints S
Tailgate/rear door lock included with power door locks S
Side-impact bars S
Electronic stability S
Daytime running lights S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Rear child safety locks S
Perimeter/approach lights S
Manual adjustable front head restraints with tilt S
3 manual adjustable with tilt rear head restraints O
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners S
3 point rear center seatbelt O
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Traction control S
Immobilizer S
Rear side-impact-impact airbag S
Panic alarm S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
4 ABS channels S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger, 2nd row
Remote keyless entry S
Rear side-impact airbag S
Electronic stability stability control with anti-roll S
Tailgate/rear door lock S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
First aid kit S
Compact spare tire S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Power door locks S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
ABS S
Power adjustable front head restraints with tilt O
2 3rd row head restraints S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Engine 268-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type electronic
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 268-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 21.1 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 15 mpg
Torque 258 lbs.-ft. @ 2,400 rpm
# of valves 24
Engine oil cooler S
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 3.5
Cylinder configuration V-6
Fuel economy highway 20 mpg
Manual-shift auto TouchShift
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 3.5L V-6 DOHC 268hp
Battery-rundown protection S
150-amp. alternator S
Transmission electronic control S
Sequential sport shift TouchShift
7 speed automatic transmission S
Dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Fuel tank capacity 21.1gal.
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Chrome tailpipe S
Mode select transmission S
Engine oil cooler S
Battery amp hours (70Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Axle ratio 3.90
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .82
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.37
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.38
Transmission electronic control S
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.42
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.92
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.86
Transmission gear ratio (7th) .73
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
P255/50HR19.0 BSW AS tires O
Auto-leveling suspension rear
Rear anti-roll bar S
P255/55HR18.0 BSW AS tires S
20" wheels O
Front wheel size 18"
Rear wheel size 18"
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Adaptive suspension O
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Speed-sensing hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks O
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Rear air springs S
Ride control automatic w/driver control
18" wheels S
Automatic height adjustable shocks with driver control O
Front tires 255/55R18
P265/45HR20.0 BSW performance tires O
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
19" wheels O
Speed-sensing steering S
Height-adjustable shocks automatic w/driver control
Front air springs O
Rear tires 255/55R18
Power steering S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Roof rack load 220lbs.
Chrome bodyside insert S
Chrome tip exhaust S
Chrome grille S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Spoiler S
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Chrome door handles S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Grille chrome
Heated door mirrors S
Metallic paint O
Roof rack O
Roof rack (load 220 lbs.) O
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear cargo liftgate
Power liftgate O
Bodyside moldings S
Power remote heated folding right side-view door mirror with tilt down, turn signal indicator O
Liftgate rear cargo door S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers with body-colored rub strip S
Rear lip spoiler S
Auto dimming power remote heated folding left side-view door mirror with turn signal indicator O
Distance pacing cruise control O
Door mirror memory O
Seatback storage pockets 2
Passenger power folding mirror O
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Emergency communication system Tele Aid
Driver manual folding mirror S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade O
Voice activated air conditioning O
Cell phone pre-wiring S
Integrated key/remote SmartKey
Rear door bins S
Panoramic sunroof O
Air filter S
Audio media storage O
Trunk/hatch auto-latch S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Garage door transmitter S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
3 driver and passenger memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints,) O
Full floor console S
Front dual zone A/C S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Rear air conditioning O
Navigation system with voice activation O
Automatic temperature control S
Power rearmost window activation O
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system COMAND
Rear removable console with storage O
Residual heat recirculation REST
Panorama 1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Rear cupholders S
Proximity key Keyless Go
Cruise control S
Steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Remote window controls S
2nd row sunshade O
Remote sunroof/convertible roof controls O
Sunroof/convertible roof FOB controls O
Steering wheel memory O
Memory settings 3
Front lighter element(s) location S
Illuminated entry S
Cruise control with Distronic distance pacing O
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof O
Overhead console S
Power rearmost windows S
Ashtray S
Rear air conditioning with separate controls O
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Console ducts S
Power sunshade O
Full floor console with covered box S
Heated steering wheel O
1-touch up S
Driver's footrest S
Auto-locking doors S
Valet function S
12V DC power outlet 4
Power windows O
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Mini overhead console S
Window FOB controls S
Memory seats O
Auto-dimming rearview mirror O
4 12V DC power outlets S
3 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints,) O
Heated steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping O
Manual sunshade O
Front cupholders S
Head restraints memory O
Fixed glass 2nd row sunroof O
Telescoping steering wheel S
Driver power folding mirror O
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel O
Tilt steering wheel S
Rear seat fore/aft adjustment S
8-way power driver seat S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert S
Max seating capacity 6
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Heated rear seats O
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Rear seat mounted armrest S
Passenger cushion tilt S
Floor mats S
Front center armrest with storage S
Leather/genuine wood steering wheel O
Driver cushion tilt S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest w/storage
3rd row bench seat S
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Aluminum/genuine wood console insert S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo cover S
Cargo tie-downs S
Leather steering wheel S
Split fold rear bench seat O
Front bucket seats S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert, door panel insert S
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Rear captain's chairs S
Urethane shift knob S
Reclining 3rd row seat S
8-way power passenger seat S
Full cloth headliner S
Carpet cargo space S
Leatherette upholstery S
Cargo net O
Manual driver lumbar support S
Leatherette front and rear seat upholstery S
Front seats bucket
Concealed cargo storage S
Height adjustable driver seat S
Power height-adjustable passenger seat O
Driver lumbar support S
Power reclining driver seat O
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Rear manual reclining captain seat S
Power reclining passenger seat O
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Roll-up cargo cover S
Chrome and aluminum interior accents S
Rear manual reclining 40-20-40 split-bench seat O
Power passenger cushion tilt O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Fold into floor third row seat S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear seat center armrest O
Reclining rear seat S
Cargo tray/organizer O
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery O
8-way passenger seat adjustment O
Power driver fore/aft adjustment O
Power height-adjustable driver seat O
8-way driver seat adjustment O
Max. seating capacity of 7 O
Heated rear seat O
Max. seating capacity of 6 S
Manual rear seat fore/aft adjustment S
Genuine wood door panel insert S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Power passenger fore/aft adjustment O
8-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Power driver cushion tilt O
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats O
Fixed third row manual 50-50 split-bench seat S
COMAND radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor Logic 7
1 2nd row LCD monitor O
Headphones O
Diversity antenna S
A/V remote O
Audio theft deterrent S
2 wireless headphones O
2 headphones O
AM/FM radio S
2nd row LCD monitors 1
8 speakers S
Speed-sensitive volume S
COMAND radio grade AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Multi-source rear audio controls O
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Remote 6-disc CD changer O
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Rear audio controls O
Window grid antenna S
Speed sensitive volume S
Entertainment system with DVD O
12 harman/kardon speakers O
Glove box 6-disc remote CD O
1 1st row LCD monitor S
CD player S
Amplifier S
1st row LCD monitors 1
12 premium speakers O
DVD-Audio O
Premium audio system S
Premium amplifier O
Remote CD compatible S
2 2nd row LCD monitor O
Voice activated radio O
Weather band radio S
MP3 decoder O
Programmable headlights S
Low-fuel warning S
Bulb-failure warning S
Low-coolant warning S
Front reading lights S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Deep-tinted windows S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-oil-level warning S
Delay-off projector beam halogen headlamps S
Sun blinds O
Water temp. gauge S
Delay-off headlights S
Delay-off projector beam Bi-Xenon high intensity low/high beam headlamps O
Front and rear reading lights S
Rear reading lights S
Brake-fluid warning S
Rear fog lights S
Trip computer S
Compass S
Directionally adaptive headlights Active Curve
Rear window wiper S
Lights-on warning S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Rear window defroster S
4 door curb/courtesy lights S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers speed-sensitive wipers wipers S
Cornering lights O
Auto-leveling headlights O
Systems monitor S
Reverse sensing system front and rear w/rear camera
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Parktronic front and rear parking sensors O
Trunk-ajar warning S
Parktronic front and rear w/rear camera parking sensors O
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Analog clock S
Front windshield visor strip S
Rain sensing wipers S
Fixed interval rear window wiper S
Battery warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Deep tinted windows S
Brake pad wear S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Tachometer S
Speed sensitive wipers S
High intensity discharge headlights O
Water-temp. warning S
Headlight washer O
Rear side blind O
Wheelbase 126.6"
Front legroom 39.8"
Front headroom 39.8"
Maximum interior cargo volume 85.0 cu.ft.
Interior cargo length to third row seat 19.4"
Engine horsepower 268-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Interior cargo volume 15.3 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 147.9 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.7" x 3.4"
Compression ratio 10.70 to 1
3rd row headroom 945mm (37.2")
Engine type V-6
Ground clearance (min) 147mm (5.8")
Interior cargo length 92.0"
Valves 24
Front shoulder room 60.3"
Front tread 65.5"
3rd row legroom 823mm (32.4")
Fuel economy highway 20 mpg
Rear headroom 40.4"
Engine torque 258 lbs.-ft. @ 2,400 rpm
Exterior body width 75.7"
Third row shoulder room 59.6"
Drag coefficient .31
Ground clearance (min.) 5.8"
GVWR 6,195 lbs.
Turning radius 20.4'
3rd row shoulder room 1,514mm (59.6")
Interior cargo length to rear seat 43.0"
Rear shoulder room 59.6"
Rear legroom 36.2"
Curb weight 45kg (99lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 21.1 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 213 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 15 mpg
Third row legroom 32.4"
Interior cargo width (max.) 44.5"
Exterior length 203.0"
Third row headroom 37.2"
Exterior height 65.4"
Interior cargo volume seats folded 42.2 cu.ft.
Rear tread 65.3"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) unlimited/ unlimited

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