Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help

Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Diesel Discussion

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-13-2005, 07:10 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: ILLINOIS
Posts: 348
E320 Cdi Wagon?

Does anybody know,why MB does not offer the Wagon with the diesel engine,only a sedan,could not get a answer from the dealer,usually the Wagon follows 1-2 years later the sedan's introduction.

Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2005, 07:13 PM
dtf dtf is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: South East CT
Posts: 874
Probably pure economics. MB likes pushing the 4-Matic wagons and introducing a CDI wagon would cut into their market share. The engineering involved might return on the investment with the CDI wagon sales. Just my guess...
1994 E320 Wagon (Died @ 308,669 miles)
1995 E300 Diesel (228,000)
1999 E300 Turbodiesel ( died @ 255,000)
2006 Toyota Tundra SR5 AC 4X4 (115,000 miles) rusted frame - sold to chop shop
2011 Audi A4 Avant (165,000 miles) Seized engine - donated to Salvation Army
BMW 330 xi 6 speed manual (175,034 miles)
2014 E350 4Matic Wagon 128,000 miles
2018 Dodge Ram 21,000 miles
Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2005, 07:28 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: ILLINOIS
Posts: 348
Those wagons are for sale in Europe with multiple CDI versions: 2.0,2.7,3.2,I dont remember 1 gas version of the E wagon,95% is diesel,wagon or sedan...if you go to MB page Germany/Deutschland,you can easy build a wagon diesel C or E or S sedan diesel...
Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2005, 04:10 AM
swogee's Avatar
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: San Luis Obispo, CA
Posts: 202
I seem to recall reading somewhere that Daimler-Chrylser is planning on offering a E320 CDI wagon in the US sometime in 2006. I'm not sure where I read the info. though.

1987 300TDT smoke silver w/ burgundy leather interior
2000 VW Passat wagon indigo blue w/ beige leather interior
1985 Mustang SVO
1970 Chevrolet K10 fleetside, shortbed
Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2005, 08:38 AM
pawoSD's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 15,429
I also heard they will have one in 2006, once the cleaner diesel is available I bet a whole lot more diesels will be arriving from MB as well as other companies like Honda/Toyota possibly etc.....since they will be able to sell them nationwide.
-diesel is not just a fuel, its a way of life-
'15 GLK250 Bluetec 102k - mine - (OC-104,600)
'17 Metris(VITO!) - 26k - wifes (OC-25k)
'09 Sprinter 3500 Winnebago View - 57k (OC - 63k)
'13 ML350 Bluetec - 73k - dad's (OC-75k)
'01 SL500 - 92k(km) - dad's (OC-94,000km)
'16 E400 4matic Sedan - 122k - Brothers (OC-125k)
Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2005, 09:24 AM
rg2098's Avatar
Detailing Moderator
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Rochester Hills, MI
Posts: 2,415
I talked to a Mercedes rep about this (not the dealer). Their answer was that with our current emissions laws, they can only sell a certain number of diesels a year and the sedan pretty much fills all the available slots up. As soon as the laws get changed (2006?) they will be introducing a diesel wagon, as well as a few other models. It's just a matter of time folks.

Adam Lumsden
(83) 300D
Vice-President of the MBCA International Stars Section
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
are there two diffierent part numbers for 2001 e320 wagon rear window gasket? e320wagon4matic Tech Help 1 12-09-2004 10:14 AM
saw a lovely '95 E320 wagon frosty Tech Help 6 10-12-2004 07:07 PM
E320 Cdi Dana B. Diesel Discussion 8 01-09-2004 02:24 AM
E320 Wagon Losing Power, Making Strange Sound janos_z Tech Help 2 09-01-2003 11:22 AM
towing with E320 wagon? DanG Off-Topic Discussion 10 05-09-2002 05:28 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:07 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page