Why Buy A Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz Vehicle?

Why Buy a Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz?

Pre-owned vehicles have a bad reputation, but Mercedes-Benz is changing that one Certified Pre-Owned vehicle at a time. Thanks to the exceptional warranty coverage, strict certification process, and incredible value for the money, you can't go wrong with a Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz coupe, sedan, or SUV on Long Island.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for Pre-Owned Certification, a Mercedes-Benz vehicle must meet stringent criteria and pass a rigorous inspection.

General

To begin the inspection, a mileage/history verification is performed and owner’s manuals and spare keys are assembled.

11 Point General Inspection

  • Identifiable Structural Damage
  • Mileage and History verification
  • Vehicle Maintenance Schedule Verification
  • Verify all recall and campaigns have been performed
  • Current Maintenance and Warranty Booklet
  • Current Owners manual
  • All spare keys including wheel locks if installed
  • OEM Factory Window verification
  • Roadside Assistance Program labels
  • MBCPO inspection label affixed to B-Pillar
  • Perform testing for Diagnostic codes

Engine Compartment & Pre-Road Test Checks

Mercedes-Benz engines undergo all oil and fluid inspections to ensure unmatched performance. Engine, transmission, and rear-axle oil, brake, clutch, and level-control fluid, among others are carefully examined.

13 Point Engine Compartment and Pre-Road Test Checks

  • Oil quality and level checks
  • Transmission oil check
  • Rear Axle Oil check
  • Transfer Case Oil Check
  • Front Axle Oil check
  • Antifreeze protection check
  • Power Steering Fluid check
  • Brake Fluid & Clutch Fluid check
  • Windshield Washer Fluid check
  • Level Control Oil, ADS
  • Battery Condition and check
  • Verify functionality of any moving linkages
  • AdBlue level check

Engine Component & System Condition Check

We perform a thorough condition check verification of your engine from filters and plugs to engine mounts and V-belts.

16 Point Engine Component Inspection

  • Emission control System checks
  • Fuel Filter check
  • Spark Plug check
  • Dynamic compression test (over 60,000 miles)
  • Fuel Injection System
  • Ignition System check
  • Pre-Glow system check
  • Vacuum pump check
  • Boost Pressure Check
  • Air cleaner / Filter check per maintenance schedule
  • V-Belt and Poly V-Belt check
  • Engine Mount check
  • Heating and Ventilation Dust filter per maintenance schedule
  • Active Charcoal Filter / Pre-Filter per maintenance schedule
  • Recirculation Air Filter per maintenance schedule
  • A/C Refrigerant Charge per maintenance schedule

Electrical Systems and Function Test

Everything on the vehicle that takes a charge, from the headlamps, fuses, and radio to the heated seats, front seat-belt presenters, and rear-window sunshade, gets checked and approved.

32 Point Electrical System Inspection

  • Fuses condition and proper rating
  • MIL check
  • Instrument Cluster check
  • Exterior rear view mirror check
  • Exterior mirror fold-back operation
  • Interior rear view mirror check
  • Automatic dimming rear view mirror
  • Radio and speaker function check
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System check
  • CD Changer and DVD rear entertainment system check (if applicable)
  • Cell phone and BlueTooth check (if applicable)
  • Cigarette Lighters
  • Voice Control Systems (if applicable)
  • mBrace functionality and software check
  • Switches check
  • Steering Column adjustment and memory
  • Seat Adjustment and memory check
  • Heated / Ventilated Seats
  • Front Seat Belt Extenders (coupe and Cabriolet)
  • Front seat backrest latch/ Release (Coupe and Cabriolet)
  • Front seat backrest latch/ Release Chime / Warning Lamp (Coupe and Cabriolet)
  • Rear Window Defroster check
  • Rear Head Restraint Retraction
  • Rear Window Sunshade
  • Horn
  • Headlamp Low / High Beam & All exterior lights
  • Rear Seat Back rest latch / Warning Lamp
  • Panorama Roof Function and Rollo Shades
  • Interior and Entry Lighting
  • Windshield Wiper / Washer systems
  • Air-Scarf Functionality
  • Rain-Sensor Functionality

Undercarriage / Drive Train

We get right underneath the vehicle to scrutinize the steering, suspensions, brakes, wheels, tires, and driveshaft.

17 Point Undercarriage & Drivetrain Inspection

  • Drive Shaft Flex discs, couplings and Center Support Bridge
  • Exhaust System /Connections / Supports
  • Parking Brake and Cables
  • Brake Lines
  • Tire Wear including spare
  • Wheel inspection
  • Wheel bolt torque
  • Wheel alignment check and adjust if necessary
  • Brake Rotors and Pads check
  • Shock Absorbers / Damper struts
  • Suspension Inspection
  • Self-Leveling Suspension inspection
  • Front / Rear Axel Rubber Mounts / Bushings
  • Check Steering Play
  • Tighten Steering Gear Bolts for 463 vehicle
  • Front Axle Ball joints
  • Steering Shock for 463 vehicle

Chassis / Body

From body structure to glass, lamp frames, lenses, seat belts, and vanity mirrors, nothing is left out.

26 Point Chassis and Body Inspection

  • Body Structure Inspection
  • Glass, Lamp Frames and Lenses
  • Central Locking System Function
  • Mechanical Locking at all points
  • Alarm System Function
  • Power Window Operations from all points
  • One touch and convenience Closing
  • Interior Trim, Inspect Dash, Door Panels, Seat Covers, etc
  • First Aid Kit – Inspect and Replace if inner seal is broken, check expiration date
  • Multi-Contour seats
  • Seat Belt Operation and Condition
  • Front Seat Belt Height adjustment
  • Front Seat Center Armrest and hinges
  • Front Sun Visors / Vanity Mirrors, Rear Vanity Mirrors (if equipped)
  • Roll Bar / Pop Up Headrest
  • Parktronic (if available)
  • Soft top and Seats, condition and operation
  • Aircap – Check operation and proper movement according to vehicle specs
  • Door / Trunk Lid Closing Assist
  • Trunk Release
  • Tailgate ClosingAssist
  • Rear Facing Third Seat (Station Wagon)
  • Door / Trunk / Tailgate Seals, Inspect Drains
  • Sliding Roof function Drains and Headliner
  • Inspect Glass Roof for Scratches / Corrective action
  • Instruments

Road Test

The road test is conducted firsthand from the driver’s seat: instruments, vibration and noise, shift lock operations, and more are all checked.

14 Point Road Test Inspection

  • Instruments
  • Speedometer / Odometer / Tripmeter
  • Steering / Vehicle handling / Centered Steering Wheel
  • Braking System Performance / Parking Brake Operation
  • Automatic Climate Control Function, Regulation, Display, Odors
  • Cruise Control Function
  • Verify Navigation Function
  • Verify Distronic Function
  • Engine Performance
  • Excessive Exhaust Smoke (Diesel)
  • Vibration and Noise (Drivetrain / Wheels)
  • Transmission Shifting (upshift / downshift, Kickdown)
  • Shift-Lock Operation
  • Wind Noise

Post-Road Test

After our test drive, we check for leaks, verify the proper fluid levels, and complete the inspection of the climate control begun during road testing.

3 Point Post-Road Test Inspection

  • Fluid Leaks – Visible Inspection
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • All Fluid Levels (under hood)

Appearance

A Certified Pre-Owned vehicle is a clean-skinned beauty, as free as dings, dents, rips, scratches, and scuffs as we can make it, with high quality fit and finish, inside and out.

32 Point Appearance Inspection

  • Engine wash
  • Trunk Mats
  • Paint
  • Spare Tire, Tools & Jack, Check Tirefit sealant expiration date
  • Moisture and Odor
  • Vacuum and Shampoo
  • Floor Mats
  • Carpet
  • Upholstery
  • Headliner, Door Panels
  • Buttons Knobs and Vents, Instrument Panel
  • Glass and Mirrors
  • Wood and / or Chrome Trim
  • Vacuum and Shampoo
  • Screws
  • Ashtrays
  • De-grease Door Jambs, Hinges, Kickpanels and Visors
  • Moisture and Odor
  • Dings, Dents and Scratches
  • Examine Paint
  • Examine and Clean Chrome
  • Glass and Mirror Housing
  • Grill
  • Lamp Lenses
  • Badges
  • Trim and Moldings
  • Wipers
  • Bumpers
  • Door Edges, Frames
  • Wash and Wax
  • Scuffs and Scratches
  • Cuts and Gouges
  • Wash and Polish

Warranty Information

One of the popular reasons people choose a Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz, is for the warranty coverage that beats many competitors offers. For full details, give us a call and we can tell you exactly what coverage you'll get with your Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz model in Huntington.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Do you really get unlimited miles? Yes! For all Mercedes-Benz vehicles purchased after January 15th, 2014, you'll get a standard Limited Warranty for up to five years with unlimited mileage in Commack.
  • Can I bring my vehicle to any Mercedes-Benz dealership for service? Yes! Any dealership nationwide, including ours, will honor your Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz warranty and we'll only service your vehicle using genuine OEM parts.
  • Is there a deductible? There is no deductible when it comes to your warranty coverage for service, parts, and repairs.

Optional Extended Limited Warranty

To add some extra coverage at the end of your standard Limited Warranty in Northport, you can add the Extended Limited Warranty to continue your coverage. You can choose between either one or two years' worth of extended coverage, once the vehicles original Limited Warranty expires. What's even better, is that now the Extended Limited Warranty includes unlimited miles for the term of the warranty.

Limited Warranty

One of the most comprehensive Certified Pre-Owned warranties out there, the Limited Warranty offered by Mercedes-Benz just keeps getting better in East Northport. Offering unlimited miles ensures that you can drive with confidence and peace of mind, knowing you're covered.

Mercedes-Benz Star Pre-Paid Maintenance

Properly caring for your Mercedes-Benz vehicle is essential to keeping it running as it should, for the long haul in Huntington Station. With the Mercedes-Benz Star Pre-Owned Pre-Paid Maintenance, you'll be able to conveniently ensure that your vehicle gets the maintenance it needs. This feature covers the routine maintenance your vehicle needs, at the appropriate intervals so you can save money, save time, and of course potentially increase the resale value of your pre-owned Mercedes-Benz vehicle. For more details and full explanation of benefits, contact us and we'll happily discuss the details with you.

Additional Benefits:

  • 24/7 Personal Assistance: If you need 24-hour roadside assistance, sign and drive service including flat-tire change or fuel for an empty tank, and trip routing, just give us a call! Even if you just have a question about something related to your Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz model, just call 1-800-For-Mercedes.
  • Nationwide Dealership Support: Any of the over 300 Mercedes-Benz dealerships nationwide will honor your warranty on your Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz vehicle. No matter where your life leads you, you'll have the confidence and support of Mercedes-Benz.
  • Vehicle Exchange Privilege: Every Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz vehicle comes with a 7-day, 500-mile Exchange Privilege. This means that if you're unhappy with your decision, you can simply return it within the seven-day or 500-mile limit, and we'll exchange it for another Certified Pre-Owned vehicle of equal or greater value. If you do choose a vehicle with a greater value, simply pay the difference and you're all set!
  • Trip Interruption Coverage: Part of the roadside assistance program, the Trip Interruption Coverage program will reimburse your expenses, up to $300 a day for up to three days, in the unfortunate event of a warranty covered breakdown. If you're more than 100-miles from home, we'll help cover your expenses so you can rest easy.

The best way to find your ideal Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz sedan, coupe, or SUV for life in Long Island, is to browse our online inventory or shop in person today! We have an ever-changing selection of Certified Pre-Owned models, so you can be sure to get the right one for your lifestyle needs in New York.


Find Your Perfect Mercedes-Benz Within Our Certified Pre-Owned Inventory Today!


Mercedes-Benzof Huntington

1103 East Jericho Turnpike
Directions Huntington, NY 11743

  • Sales: (888) 352-7158
  • Service: (888) 419-0712
  • Parts: (855) 421-3893

Hours

  • Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  1. Mercedes-Benz of Huntington

    1103 East Jericho Turnpike
    Huntington, NY 11743

    • Sales: (888) 352-7158
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