M-Class
1st Generation
 
W163
W164

Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUV (W163)

The Mercedes-Benz W163 (1997-2004) was manufactured between July 1997 and 2005.

Models

Model First MY Last MY Chassis Engine Trans. Total
ML 270 CDI19992001163.113612.963716.644
722.661
ML 270 CDI20022004163612
ML 400 CDI20022004163628
ML 23019982000163.136111.977717.4618,640
ML 32019972001163.154112.942722.662
ML 32020022004163112
ML 35020022004163112
ML 35020032004163112
ML 43019982001163.172113.942722.66350,354
ML 50020022004163113
ML 55 AMG19992001163.174113.981722.666
ML 55 AMG20022004163113
Total 1997 2004 - - - 58,994
CDI: Common rail direct injection (diesel).

Engines

EngineVersionConfig.Disp.PowerTorque
M113113.942V84266 cc200 kW (268 hp; 272 PS) at 5750 rpm390 N⋅m (288 lb⋅ft) at 3000 rpm
113.9815439 cc255 kW (342 hp; 347 PS) at 5500 rpm510 N⋅m (376 lb⋅ft) at 2800 rpm

Wheels

17" 5-spoke wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 52 • 275/55 R 17
B6 647 4248
Titanium silver finish; single bolt only
17" Menkalina
6-hole wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 52 • 275/55 R 17
B6 647 2127
Sterling silver finish; single bolt only; ensure adequate flaring
17" Pictor
7-hole wheel
8.5 J x 17 ET 52 • 275/55 R 17
B6 647 1092
Single bolt only; ensure adequate flaring
17" Thuban
5-hole wheel
8 J x 17 ET 52 • 255/60 R 17
B6 647 4120
Sterling silver finish with high-sheen rim flange; single bolt only
18" Ceginus
EVO II wheel
9 J x 18 ET 52 • 285/50 R 18
B6 647 1641
Single bolt only; ensure adequate flaring; not compatible with snow chains
18" Nibal
6-spoke wheel, multi-piece
9 J x 18 ET 52 • 285/50 R 18
B6 647 1421
Sterling silver finish; single bolt only; ensure adequate flaring; not compatible with snow chains
18" Style I
AMG spoke wheel
9 J x 18 ET 52 • 285/50 R 18
B6 603 1020
Sterling silver finish; single bolt only

Brochures

TypeYearDescriptionMarketDownload
Vehicle2003Mercedes-Benz M-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2004Mercedes-Benz M-ClassUSADownload
Vehicle2005Mercedes-Benz M-ClassCanadaDownload

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