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12-14-2016, 03:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,323
Posted By outie

I never had good experience with South Bay...

I never had good experience with South Bay Mercedes. If you are willing to go further to Long Beach Mercedes, I have someone to recommend. Straight deal no BS.

After all you don't get any perks...
11-27-2016, 02:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,250
Posted By outie

Thanks for sharing. It should be 2017 E300, not...

Thanks for sharing. It should be 2017 E300, not 2016.

Personally I feel there are tons of buttons/controls that do the same thing. Not that it's bad, but it's kind of confusing for my parents.
10-27-2016, 02:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,386
Posted By outie

Ended up taking it in for the 3rd time and...

Ended up taking it in for the 3rd time and showing them the instruction per member konigstiger. I think they screwed up by not selecting the right country code. The coding seems to stay now.
10-27-2016, 02:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,564
Posted By outie

I've had these issues with most of my cars -...

I've had these issues with most of my cars - Porsche Cayman S, BMW M3, 535i. It's like I had to constantly fight for the correct "position". Twist it left, twist it right, don't insert too much,...
10-23-2016, 12:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,386
Posted By outie

Same here. Brought it in the second time and they...

Same here. Brought it in the second time and they updated the software this time. The work order reads:

1056 Garage door performed software update per LI68.05-P-064396

I reporogrammed the...
09-19-2016, 01:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,386
Posted By outie

Thank you so much I really appreciate it. I'll...

Thank you so much I really appreciate it. I'll bring this to the SA so they'd better fix it. They just told me to call roadside assistance if I am still having trouble...
09-19-2016, 12:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,386
Posted By outie

Does anyone have the service bulletin regarding...

Does anyone have the service bulletin regarding this issue? I went to dealer for this issue. They just put "284 Performed program of garage door test, and cycled key vehicle operates normally at this...
09-14-2016, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 673
Posted By outie

In our last lease '10 W212 we just changed oil...

In our last lease '10 W212 we just changed oil ourselves for the 3 years we owned it. They don't really care what maintenance you did / not when you return it. At least that was the case back in '13.
09-13-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,641
Posted By outie

Had a 2010 W212 when it first came out. No issue...

Had a 2010 W212 when it first came out. No issue at all for the 3 years we leased it. Only had a battery replacement covered under warranty.

Also just got a 2017 W213. First batch again. First...
09-06-2016, 03:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,386
Posted By outie

Same issue here with Homelink forgetting the...

Same issue here with Homelink forgetting the settings as soon as the car is shut down. Made an appointment with local dealer. Shouldn't they just offer OTA updates for these kind of stuff?
09-03-2016, 02:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,328
Posted By outie

Where are you located? Pricing depends on your...

Where are you located? Pricing depends on your location. For example here in SoCal you can 2500 under invoice aka 10% off that 58k msrp.

Tire replacement is always a personal thing and probably...
08-29-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,010
Posted By outie

I believe it's for Airmatic adjustable suspension.

I believe it's for Airmatic adjustable suspension.
08-27-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,018
Posted By outie

What is that 750$ first payment for? Current Mbfs...

What is that 750$ first payment for? Current Mbfs customer? Is everyone eligible?
08-26-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,018
Posted By outie

Last month when I inquired they were selling at...

Last month when I inquired they were selling at invoice. This month 2,500 under. I wonder what comes Sept?
08-26-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,018
Posted By outie

Getting $2,500 under invoice on a Grey E300 w/ P1...

Getting $2,500 under invoice on a Grey E300 w/ P1 and sports wheel pkg here in SoCal. $5.7k off MSRP of $58,395. Haven't pulled the trigger yet.
07-28-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,546
Posted By outie

That's what I thought until I saw one on the...

That's what I thought until I saw one on the road. You can tell it's bigger than the c class, almost feel like an S actually.
10-24-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,643
Posted By outie

Quite interesting that not many people are...

Quite interesting that not many people are affected by this issue. We have had this car for 6 months and we can never get used to it. Personally I think it's quite dangerous that most of your side...
05-05-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,607
Posted By outie

Are you referring to the bluetooth feature? I...

Are you referring to the bluetooth feature? I don't see why it wouldn't work. Have you tried pairing it to the car?
05-03-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,579
Posted By outie

Exactly. The whole purpose of having the shade is...

Exactly. The whole purpose of having the shade is to block the sun when you DON'T want to see through. Now w/ the shade it's still a see-thru. What's the point? Sure I can tint the roof but then what...
05-02-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By outie

USAA Price: $62,564 without rear spoiler (they...

USAA Price: $62,564 without rear spoiler (they don't have that as a selection). Savings off MSRP: $6,581. There's a $600 regional ad fee not shown in Edmunds invoice. GL.
05-02-2010, 01:54 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,579
Posted By outie

I have mixed feeling about the Panorama roof. The...

I have mixed feeling about the Panorama roof. The cars here are often equipped with either the AMG Wheel pkg or the Panorama roof. The price difference is minimal and I thought the Panorama is more...
05-02-2010, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By outie

Give me your MA zip code and the options you want...

Give me your MA zip code and the options you want including color, and I can check what the USAA price is, then you bring this exact # to the dealer telling them that's what you can get thru USAA.
05-02-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By outie

As a USAA member, you can get $2k under invoice...

As a USAA member, you can get $2k under invoice without negotiation. However, the dealers I have dealt with just honor the $2k under invoice offer without me mentioning USAA membership, so I don't...
05-02-2010, 05:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,055
Posted By outie

The answer is just few posts below yours: ...

The answer is just few posts below yours:

https://mbworld.org/forums/e-class-w212/348005-overridding-dvd-function-while-driving.html
04-27-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,625
Posted By outie

When you input an address It'll go like this ->...

When you input an address It'll go like this -> State -> City -> Street -> Start. By default it'll highlight the "Start" after you finish the street, maybe that's why you didn't get to input the...
04-23-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,625
Posted By outie

Congrats & are you sure you got P2? P2 comes with...

Congrats & are you sure you got P2? P2 comes with LEDs DRL. I also picked up an E350 Palladium silver / P2 / Panorama roof earlier this week.
04-22-2010, 12:45 AM
Replies: 3,353
Views: 935,628
Posted By outie

E350 Sport Palladium Silver w/ P2 + Panorama...

E350 Sport Palladium Silver w/ P2 + Panorama roof:

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4069/4541841419_c0a254681b_b.jpg

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4001/4541846169_c3f6b43b9d_b.jpg
...
04-22-2010, 12:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,736
Posted By outie

I thought you can assign the pin code yourself....

I thought you can assign the pin code yourself. They just need to match up on both COMAND and your phone.
03-30-2010, 02:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,606
Posted By outie

Just a FYI, some dealers in LA area are offering...

Just a FYI, some dealers in LA area are offering at least $1k below invoice before fleet and loyalty discounts.
03-10-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,447
Posted By outie

I suggest you visit this place first: ...

I suggest you visit this place first:
http://townhall-talk.edmunds.com/direct/view/.ef9dd79!make=Mercedes-Benz&model=E-Class&ed_makeindex=.ef9dd79

It shows you what people are getting and what...
Forum: Off Topic
01-20-2007, 04:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 690
Posted By outie

Not many miles, it was never driven on the road...

Not many miles, it was never driven on the road (no registration). It is just moved in/out of the shop garage everyday.

@eLTURCOamg: we are in California. If you know how this can be done legally...
Forum: Off Topic
01-19-2007, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 690
Posted By outie

I see. The problem is that we don't even know who...

I see. The problem is that we don't even know who the lienholder is, nor can we get in touch of the car owner.
Forum: Off Topic
01-18-2007, 04:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 690
Posted By outie

Lien Sale?

Hi, my dad has a repair shop and 2 years ago a customer left his 2001 M3 at the shop and never came back. The owner probably financed it and still owe money on the car.

This is in California.
...
08-11-2005, 02:45 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 58,163
Posted By outie

I just got hit with this flickering problem on my...

I just got hit with this flickering problem on my 05 too! It's on the driver side. Having a longer trip does not make the flickers go away.

It's quite annoying as I am very sensitive to flickers...
08-07-2005, 05:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 917
Posted By outie

Mercedes does offer 39months.

Mercedes does offer 39months.
07-25-2005, 03:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,085
Posted By outie

It's funny how in the w202 days people used to...

It's funny how in the w202 days people used to upgrade to the "avantgarde" grille (more slates). Seems like it's the other way around now =)
07-08-2005, 03:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,616
Posted By outie

I would, because it's a hot mars red 05...

I would, because it's a hot mars red 05 kompressor.

btw, it should be takened into consideration that engine oil can last 15k miles doesn't mean your engine can last 15k miles with that dirty oil....
06-18-2005, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,582
Posted By outie

Hi, just wondering if your problem has been...

Hi, just wondering if your problem has been fixed. I have been asked a similar question so I want to know what caused it.

Please update. Thanks!
Forum: Off Topic
03-07-2005, 03:40 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,011
Posted By outie

It's pretty funny to see that one has a front...

It's pretty funny to see that one has a front plate (yea, that's all I care) while the other one does not. It seems like the same car in the same spot.
03-05-2005, 05:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 900
Posted By outie

The first gear sucks. The last time I went to the...

The first gear sucks. The last time I went to the dealer the SA saw my stick and said it has a better manual tranny than the previous ones. Not sure if that's correct.
11-10-2004, 11:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 767
Posted By outie

I got mine in late-july 6spd with lighting...

I got mine in late-july 6spd with lighting package. 39mo lease 4000 down (using the leasing structure on mbusa back then) and 1500 coupon. It came out to be 320/mo tax included. Btw, this is based on...
11-10-2004, 02:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By outie

As far as I remember, the pads lasted for months...

As far as I remember, the pads lasted for months after the light came on =)

So I guess they visually inspected the pads and they seem fine. The brake lining warning is probably just a coincidence...
10-24-2004, 03:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,709
Posted By outie

Hmm, did the brake wear warning come on too? My...

Hmm, did the brake wear warning come on too? My 2005 c230wz had this problem 2 weeks ago with all the brake-related warnings came on (Brake wear, ABS, ESP, speedo dead), and the dealer replaced the...
10-24-2004, 03:36 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 69,622
Posted By outie

The ESP Module. It's the module attached to the...

The ESP Module. It's the module attached to the the ABS unit. That's all they replaced. Remember you need to bleed the system afterwards (I think they use computer to bleed the ABS, it's been...
10-23-2004, 09:44 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 69,622
Posted By outie

It was the ESP module failure. Took them one week...

It was the ESP module failure. Took them one week to get the part from Germany. I was told they had to bleed the brake for hours after they replaced it.

It's running fine now.
10-09-2004, 01:30 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 69,622
Posted By outie

2005 6spd c230k sedan with 2500 miles. All...

2005 6spd c230k sedan with 2500 miles. All brake-related warning/malfunctions (brake wear, esp, abs) came on including check engine. Speedometer failed to work at the same time.

It's still at the...
08-05-2004, 12:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,282
Posted By outie

As a 05 c230k SS owner for about 1 month with 4...

As a 05 c230k SS owner for about 1 month with 4 car washes, 2 from car wash, 2 from myself... I can't say the nano paint really prevents swirl because I see more swirl mark everyday. It had virtually...
07-20-2004, 01:38 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 16,112
Posted By outie

Not to mention the depreciation of a seiko and...

Not to mention the depreciation of a seiko and appreciation for a rolex!
07-20-2004, 01:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,810
Posted By outie

So happens when you have a stick shift? You'd...

So happens when you have a stick shift? You'd stall right?
07-19-2004, 11:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,383
Posted By outie

Tried to get it done today and found out the...

Tried to get it done today and found out the foglight doesn't have fuse. The fuse diagram paper says "electronic" instead of fuse number.

So we concluded that we can only "hardwire" the foglight...
07-19-2004, 02:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,699
Posted By outie

Sounds like alternator problem. Usually a faulty...

Sounds like alternator problem. Usually a faulty alternator will make *all* the lights go on the dashboard. At least this is what it's like on most Japanese cars.
07-18-2004, 04:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,604
Posted By outie

My apology. Technology did advance beyond my mere...

My apology. Technology did advance beyond my mere knowledge!
07-18-2004, 02:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,604
Posted By outie

Software needed to change the brake fluid? That...

Software needed to change the brake fluid? That is unheard of. Technology has not advanced to the point where a tap on the keyboard changes/bleeds the brake fluid yet.

As for the original...
07-16-2004, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,463
Posted By outie

I forgot to mention I was talking about the 2005...

I forgot to mention I was talking about the 2005 6spd, not 2004.5. The 2005 just came out. Of course after couple more months there will be 6spd with more options.
07-15-2004, 03:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By outie

that's an out of door price so it sure sounds...

that's an out of door price so it sure sounds like a good deal.
07-15-2004, 02:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,463
Posted By outie

It is not only hard but actually impossible. Most...

It is not only hard but actually impossible. Most 6spd come with nothing (no packages). Back in July my dealers only found a few 6spd and none of them came with sunroof let alone the entertainment...
07-15-2004, 01:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,305
Posted By outie

Since NO ONE has the front plate for their 2005s,...

Since NO ONE has the front plate for their 2005s, I will post mine that came with it... boooo

Yep it's a 6spd.
07-14-2004, 12:57 AM
Replies: 1,024
Views: 139,340
Posted By outie

Is this basically a kit that integrates other...

Is this basically a kit that integrates other cell phones into the radio unit? (I am not familiar with those terms you used). Does it work on the 2005 models? If so, I am interested! Thanks.
06-29-2004, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By outie

0% APR is being offered in a lot of dealers for...

0% APR is being offered in a lot of dealers for the C230K COUPE.
06-22-2004, 02:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,309
Posted By outie

Are you sure that's $780 drive off? That is way...

Are you sure that's $780 drive off? That is way too low if your monthly is $380+tax. That means you do not have to pay any down payment at all (capitalized cost reduction) nor bank fee.

Consider...
06-20-2004, 05:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,491
Posted By outie

I just started to lease too so I am not sure the...

I just started to lease too so I am not sure the exact details. This is what I found from the current summer event lease special based on 42mo lease, 12k a year:

Not sure if the extra fee can be...
06-20-2004, 02:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,285
Posted By outie

I too have noticed that Hondas seem to have less...

I too have noticed that Hondas seem to have less paint chips than all of our MBs :confused: .

BTW, I was just wondering, if the car needs to be repainted (like bumper, hood, door, etc), where do...
06-20-2004, 02:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By outie

I thought the CDI will not come to california? ...

I thought the CDI will not come to california?

Or is MB modifying to meet the CA standard?
06-20-2004, 02:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By outie

I think you are referring to the radio code...

I think you are referring to the radio code required after disconnecting the battery? Yeah you probably need to enter the radio code back when you conenct the battery...
06-20-2004, 02:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,839
Posted By outie

Just for everyone who's considering Alabaster...

Just for everyone who's considering Alabaster whtie with manual transmission for c230k sedan. There are very very limited productions of manual tranny. There were only TWO alabaster white w/ manual...
06-19-2004, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By outie

I too would recommend stock bulbs. I tried many...

I too would recommend stock bulbs. I tried many "bright" bulbs and I ended up with stock. Or if you really want some bright light, get a xenon conversion kit. I think they aren't as expensive as I...
06-17-2004, 12:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,416
Posted By outie

Does the 05 c230 really have the Brembo brakes?

Does the 05 c230 really have the Brembo brakes?
06-17-2004, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 843
Posted By outie

Is this plug and play or computer has to be...

Is this plug and play or computer has to be programmed at the stealer? Thanks.
06-17-2004, 03:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,607
Posted By outie

Can anyone confirm that the garage opener is...

Can anyone confirm that the garage opener is removed from the 05 without the sunroof package? sigh...
06-17-2004, 02:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By outie

In order to qualify for the "summer event"...

In order to qualify for the "summer event" special lease, the MSRP of the car has to be $32,180 or lower. (This MSRP means the car has to be non-metallic, manual, sunroof package, cd changer)

I am...
06-17-2004, 01:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 923
Posted By outie

California does not have E320 CDI =) This great...

California does not have E320 CDI =) This great vehicle does not meet the emission requirement in california so it cannot be sold here!

I don't know if Penske stock them to sell to other states? I...
06-16-2004, 03:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,434
Posted By outie

Thanks for enlightening me. I will be asking...

Thanks for enlightening me. I will be asking other dealerships before I make the purchase.

If anyone else has experienced this kind of situation please share it! Thanks.
06-16-2004, 12:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 817
Posted By outie

I have to agree that BMW 3 series are everywhere....

I have to agree that BMW 3 series are everywhere. Most of them belong to teenagers. The c-class is probably more distinctive.

As for free maintenance I too have no use of it. My father is a...
06-16-2004, 12:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,434
Posted By outie

Transportation fee from another dealer?

Hi, I went to dealer asking for a car with the color/spec/packages that I really want.

He looked at the computer and told me that there's only one car available but it's out of state. He said if...
06-15-2004, 02:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,722
Posted By outie

I am pretty much in the same situation. Just that...

I am pretty much in the same situation. Just that my choice is either white or black. I pretty much want white myself but everyone around me keeps telling me to black.

I guess it's hard to...
06-15-2004, 02:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 857
Posted By outie

Thanks for the info. Indeed my sister's c230...

Thanks for the info. Indeed my sister's c230 paint code starts with a C.
06-14-2004, 02:26 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,520
Posted By outie

Very nice car! I can't wait to get mine. Can you...

Very nice car! I can't wait to get mine. Can you please take some pictures of it in the dark on the dashboard? I have heard people saying it's not orange any more so I really want to see. Thanks!
06-14-2004, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,482
Posted By outie

Hi, I just want to say that having drain plug and...

Hi, I just want to say that having drain plug and gasket does not mean it's meant for changing. You can imagine when the transmission is broken or something they have to drain the oil first to take...
06-14-2004, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 909
Posted By outie

I use Nero to burn my music CDs as well and they...

I use Nero to burn my music CDs as well and they play fine in the ML changer.
06-14-2004, 12:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,140
Posted By outie

As far as I remember, pads cost about 50 bucks...

As far as I remember, pads cost about 50 bucks (front) and rotors cost $30 each. Sensor's about $10 each. You can imagine the rest goes to labor...

Unlike Japanese cars rotors, the rotors on...
06-14-2004, 02:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 484
Posted By outie

C-Spot coupon needed with exchange

EDIT: Request Filled

Hi,

I am going to lease a 2005 c230k this week since they have this pretty nice "summer event" lease special for $2500 down, $350/mo for 42 months. This includes sunroof...
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