Mercedes-Benz S Class owners manuals

Mercedes-Benz S Class

Model overview

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class, previously known as Sonderklasse, is a line of full-size luxury sedans and limousines manufactured by the German carmaker Mercedes-Benz, a division of German group Daimler AG. The S-Class name for the Mercedes-Benz line designs was formally launched in 1972 with the W116 and has continued in use ever since.

The S-Class has launched many of the company's newest additions, including drivetrain technologies, interior traits, and safety systems. The S-Class has rated as the world's best-selling luxury sedan, and its newest generation, the W222 S-Class, debuted in 2013. 

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is offered in sedan, coupe, and convertible body styles. The sedan comes in five trim levels: S 450, S 560, S 560e, AMG S 63, and AMG S 65. The coupe and sedan are confined to the S 560 and AMG S 63. The base model, the S 450 comes equipped with a 362-horsepower turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 engine and paired with a 9-speed shiftable automatic. The hight performance trim, the AMG S 63 comes equipped with a 603-hp turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine paired to a 9-speed shiftable automatic transmission.

Mercedes-Benz S Class known problems

Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Mercedes-Benz S Class are:

  • Airmatic Failure
  • Climate Control Issues
  • Transmission Problems
  • Rough Idle
  • Parking Brake Failure
  • Heated Seat Failure

Mercedes-Benz S Class PDF owner manual

Below you can find the owners manuals for the S Class model sorted by year. The manuals are free to download and are available in PDF format. Is is recommended to check the owners manual corresponding to the correct year of your Mercedes-Benz S Class to solve the problems or to get insights about the car.

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