Mercedes-Benz of Birmingham FAQ's

There are always a number of questions when it comes time to purchase a new or preowned Mercedes-Benz vehicle. To better serve your needs we compiled a list of common questions we are regularly asked. If we missed something please feel free to Contact Us as we are always happy to assist you.

General questions
Once a vehicle is decided upon, getting paperwork finalized and going through the delivery process typically ranges between 1.5 hours and 2 hours.
At time of delivery we will need a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance. If you are trading in a vehicle and it’s paid off you’ll need the title. In certain scenarios a bank will require additional information such as financial statements and proof of residence.
Yes, we work with a number of banks to assure that our clients have the best possible rate.
To start, we have a great selection of inventory available. If for some reason we don’t have what you are looking for we have 5 dealerships in our group. Outside of that we regularly trade with a number of Mercedes-Benz dealers across the United States.
This largely depends on your driving habits. Leasing has a number of advantages, but you don’t own the vehicle at lease end. Here is a lease vs purchase comparison.
We always have a great selection of demo’s and previous low mile loaner vehicles. Please check back as our inventory changes daily or contact us for incoming vehicles. Here is our current inventory.
We charge a dealer documentation fee of $489.50. This helps cover the costs of detailing the vehicle, a full tank of fuel at delivery and the hourly people involved during the process.
We believe in a market based pricing philosophy. Utilizing the latest technology available to analyze market conditions within 200 miles of our dealership to tell us how to price our inventory. This keeps our inventory competitively priced and helps it to sell quickly.
We take into account any needed reconditioning and analyze the latest auction reports to determine your trade value.
Yes, we are always looking for locally owned vehicles for our pre-owned inventory.
Provided we have agreed to terms we will hold the vehicle for you.
This is not a straightforward answer as there are a number of factors that go into payments such as credit score and history, the selling price of the vehicle, any cash down and trade allowance.
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