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3/4 Front Glamour 2012 Mercedes-Benz E550

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 Base E550 2dr Coupe2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 Base E550 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC Sedan2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 Base E550 2dr Cabriolet
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$56,590$59,790$64,800
    Invoice *$52,629$55,605$60,264
    Engine4.7L V-8 402 HP4.7L V-8 402 HP4.7L V-8 402 HP
    Transmission7-spd TouchShift w/OD7-spd TouchShift w/OD7-spd TouchShift w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg16.0 mpg16.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy27.0 mpg26.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.7L V-8 402 HP4.7L V-8 402 HP4.7L V-8 402 HP
    Transmission7-spd TouchShift w/OD7-spd TouchShift w/OD7-spd TouchShift w/OD
    Alternator180 amp180 amp180 amp
    Battery850 amp850 amp850 amp
    Axle Ratio2.652.472.65
    Recommended Fuel Typepremium unleadedpremium unleadedpremium unleaded
    Fuel Tank17.4 gal.21.1 gal.17.4 gal.
    Exhaustdual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishdual stainless steeldual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typerear-wheelfull-time 4MATIC all wheelrear-wheel
    Locking Hub ControlN/ApermanentN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic Stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stabilityelectronic stability
    Ride Controlautomatic w/driver controlN/Aautomatic w/driver control
    Adaptive Suspensionadaptive suspensionN/Aadaptive suspension
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Wheels18.0 " silver AMG aluminum18.0 " silver AMG aluminum18.0 " silver AMG aluminum
    Front TiresP235/40HR18.0BSW performance ASP245/40HR18.0BSW performance ASP235/40HR18.0BSW performance AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)255/35N/A255/35
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity454
    Front Seat Typesportbucketsport
    Front Headrestspower adjustablepower adjustablepower adjustable
    Front Armrestscentercentercenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls(8-way power)(8-way power)(8-way power)
    Easy Entryrear seat easy entryN/Arear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls(8-way power)(8-way power)(8-way power)
    Rear Seats60-40 split-benchbenchbench
    Rear Headrestsfixedpower adjustablefixed
    Rear ArmrestsN/Acentercenter with pass-thru
    Seat Trimleatherleatherleather
    Door Trimleatheretteleatheretteleatherette
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertgenuine wood/metal-lookgenuine wood/metal-lookgenuine wood/metal-look
    Gear Shift Knob Trimleather/metal-lookleather/metal-lookleather/metal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Sunroofexpress open/closeexpress open/closeN/A
    Convertible RoofN/AN/Apower with lining, glass rear window, roll-over protection, wind blocker
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AdualN/A
    Rearview Mirrorauto-dimming day-nightauto-dimming day-nightauto-dimming day-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfront & rearfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consoleminiminimini
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel StorageN/Acovered binN/A
    Seatback StorageN/A2N/A
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/Arear door binsN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningdual zone frontdual zone frontdual zone front
    Climate Controlautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioning
    Rear Air ConditioningN/Arear air with separate controlsN/A
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Automatic Air RecirculationRESTRESTREST
    RadioCOMAND AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scanCOMAND AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scanCOMAND AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel Controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controls
    CDin-dash mounted 6-discin-dash mounted 6-discin-dash mounted 6-disc
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers888
    Amplifieramplifieramplifieramplifier
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennawindow gridwindow gridwindow grid
    Cruise Controlcruise controlcruise controlcruise control
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasepowerpowerpower
    Remote Fuel Flap ReleaseN/AkeyfobN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/Arear child safety door locksN/A
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door release
    Power Outlets333
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerHomeLink Wireless Control SystemHomeLink Wireless Control SystemHomeLink Wireless Control System
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    First Aid Kitfirst aid kitfirst aid kitfirst aid kit
    Emergency SOSN/AmbraceN/A
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockanaloganaloganalog
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Check Controlredundant digital speedometerredundant digital speedometerredundant digital speedometer
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheelpower telescopic tiltpower telescopic tiltpower telescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel Materialleatherleatherleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Openfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersN/Ajets and reservoirN/A
    Rain Detecting Wipersrain detecting wipersrain detecting wipersrain detecting wipers
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st row overhead airbag
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Knee Airbagdriverdriverdriver
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Tracker SystemN/Atracker systemN/A
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors4 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume13.3 cu.ft.15.9 cu.ft.11.5 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length185.0 "191.7 "185.0 "
    Exterior Width70.3 "73.0 "70.3 "
    Exterior Height54.8 "57.9 "55.0 "
    Wheelbase109 "113 "109 "
    Front Tread61 "63 "61 "
    Rear Tread61 "64 "61 "
    Turning Radius17.7 '18.5 '17.7 '
    Curb Weight3,773 lbs.4,145 lbs.4,048 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.28.28.30
    Front Legroom42.0 "41.3 "42.0 "
    Rear Legroom32.6 "35.8 "30.1 "
    Front Headroom36.8 "37.9 "38.3 "
    Rear Headroom35.5 "38.2 "36.2 "
    Front Shoulder Room54.1 "57.8 "54.1 "
    Rear Shoulder Room48.9 "56.9 "47.8 "
    Interior Cargo Volume13.3 cu.ft.15.9 cu.ft.8.8 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-colored with chrome insertbody-colored with chrome insert
    Bodyside Moldingschromebody-coloredchrome
    Bodyside InsertN/AchromeN/A
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual heated, power remote driver, power remote w/tilt down passengerdual heated, power remote driver, power remote w/tilt down passengerdual heated, power remote driver, power remote w/tilt down passenger
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Milesunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimitedunlimited/unlimited
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2012 Mercedes-Benz E550 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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