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2016 Mercedes-Benz GL450

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Mercedes-Benz GL450 highlights

Customer reviews

4.5 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

2.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

17 city, 21 highway, 19 combined

Pricing for current inventory

(no current inventory)

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All Mercedes-Benz GL450 years

New for 2016

  • GL450 trims have been upgraded with DVD Video System and Satellite Radio Ready as standard equipment this year.
  • Automated Parking, Seat Massagers, and Full Roof Rack features are now available as options on select trims.

Explore Mercedes-Benz GL450 details

(no trim) 4WD/AWD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • 4WD/AWD
  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • DVD Video System
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Folding Third Row
  • Power Hatch/Deck Lid
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Air Conditioning
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Sunroof(s)
  • Third Row Seat
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • 20 Inch Plus Wheels
  • A/C Seat(s)
  • Adjustable Suspension
  • Automated Cruise Control
  • Automated Parking
  • Bang & Olufsen Audio
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • DVD Video System
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Harman Kardon Sound
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Leather Seats
  • Memory Seat(s)
  • Navigation System
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Parking Sensors
  • Rear Air Conditioning
  • Rear Seat Heaters
  • Rear Sunshade
  • Running Boards
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Seat Massagers
  • Smart Key
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type

4WD/AWD

Engine size

3.0L

Horsepower

362

Torque (ft-lbs)

369

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

26.4

Wheelbase

121.1"

Overall length

201.6"

Width

84.3"

Height

72.8"

Leg room

F 40.3"/M 38.5"/R 35"

Head room

F 41.2"/M 40"/R 38.9"

Front tires

P275/55HR19

Rear tires

P275/55HR19

Seating capacity

7

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

4.5 out of 5

2 customer reviews

RepairPal reliability rating

2
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2
Average

RepairPal gave the Mercedes-Benz GL450 an overall reliability rating of 2.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Average. This rating ranks Mercedes-Benz GL450 18th out of 21 among Luxury Fullsize SUVs.

Cost

RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Mercedes-Benz GL450 is $1030, compared to an average of $832 for Luxury Fullsize SUVs and $619 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Frequency

According to RepairPal, Mercedes-Benz GL450 owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 2.6 times per year, compared to an average of 1.8 times for Luxury Fullsize SUVs and 1.4 times for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Severity

RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 17% for the Mercedes-Benz GL450, compared to an average of 16% for Luxury Fullsize SUVs and 12% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

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