Reliability of the Mercedes-Benz GLC

The ADAC breakdown statistics determine which Mercedes-Benz models are the most reliable and which have broken down most – a good help when buying a used Mercedes-Benz GLC.

In the statistics for 2021, all the breakdowns for which the German Yellow Angels had to move out in 2020 were recorded and evaluated. There is enough data available that gives an objective picture of the reliability of the Mercedes-Benz GLC.

Mercedes-Benz GLC Reliability

Breakdowns in the 2020 calendar year

EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017 EZ 2018
2,7 1,7 0,9

Breakdowns in the 2019 calendar year

EZ 2010 EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017
2 1

Legend: Number of breakdowns per 1,000 vehicles registered (= breakdown index) by year of first registration (EZ)

Source: ADAC

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If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle’s history

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Recent GLC Recalls

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31. 05. 2021

The polycarbonate roof panel located between the windscreen and the panoramic roof may not have been bonded correctly to the vehicle … .

Mercedes-Benz-GLC-leaking-refrigerant
22. 05. 2021

Faulty connection of the inerting system’s gas pipes could impair the intended distribution of argon shielding gas to the points where … .

Mercedes-Benz-GLC-AMG-cable-fire
14. 03. 2021

Due to a defective screw connection, the positive 12V battery cable may come into contact with the starter and be damaged … .

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