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04-17-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,992
Posted By Jorg

I have the same problem and it is very annoying....

I have the same problem and it is very annoying. The dealer has no suggestions how to fix it. First they told me that I must have pushed the "Delete" buttons. Nonsense, I am not holding the two...
03-28-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By Jorg

They would anything foir me to get it fixed, if...

They would anything foir me to get it fixed, if they would know how. Mercedes-Benz Germany is no help. It just does not work and that in both cars. Frustrating.

Jorg
03-27-2010, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By Jorg

Compass Freezes - Need Help !!!

On both of my new 2010 C and E Class sedans, I now have the compass indication in the rear view mirror. The problem is that every time I adjust the rear view mirror, the direction "freezes up". I...
03-19-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,107
Posted By Jorg

There can't be any doubt that a Maybach is a...

There can't be any doubt that a Maybach is a wonderful automobile and times were different, when this car was designed. Then the world wide recession hit and conspicuous consumption was no longer in...
01-14-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,031
Posted By Jorg

I had a 2008 C-Class and now a 2010 C-Class and...

I had a 2008 C-Class and now a 2010 C-Class and on both cars the Keyless-Go does not work properly. Useless feature, causes nothing but aggravation.

When I told them that my S-Class never had that...
01-09-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,584
Posted By Jorg

I had both cars, 2007 and 2008 and they were...

I had both cars, 2007 and 2008 and they were flawless. The premium package is nice to have, 4Matic is a must for me, because I get that money back on trade-in and I can tell you, yes it helps in...
01-09-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,088
Posted By Jorg

I have the benefit of being able to drive the C,...

I have the benefit of being able to drive the C, E and S-Class and each car has it's attraction, but you can't beat the S-Class for comfort and fun to drive. My wife feels the S-Class is to big for...
01-08-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,628
Posted By Jorg

Problem with Garage Door Opener

I have lost the programming of my garage doors now three times. MB told me at first that I must have deleted it by mistake. I gave them the benefit of the doubt. Then my wife lost the settings, again...
01-05-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,743
Posted By Jorg

The weathertech digital fit design are the very...

The weathertech digital fit design are the very best, because when you get into your car, with snow on your boots, the water is collected on the mat and with the MB mats the water, especially with...
01-04-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,975
Posted By Jorg

Never mind what the others say, the Command...

Never mind what the others say, the Command System is complicated for the novice. Here is my suggestion: The Command System can do many things: Telephone, Radio, CD Player, Navigation etc.

Pick...
01-03-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 31,849
Posted By Jorg

RWD MB cars, with 4 snow tires, are pretty good,...

RWD MB cars, with 4 snow tires, are pretty good, until you drove a 4Matic. These cars drive in heavy snow as if on dry pavement. If I had one complaint, then it is my wife, she always had great...
01-02-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,649
Posted By Jorg

At one time, only the handle was chromes and it...

At one time, only the handle was chromes and it looked in the mirror as if it was cracked. But it was only a small area.

One time I was deciding BMW or MB and I paid a lot of attention to the...
12-31-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,885
Posted By Jorg

It's not a bad deal but not a great deal either....

It's not a bad deal but not a great deal either. Since it is month end, quarter end and year end, and they can deliver today, you are in the driver seat.

Make a final offer that you would be happy...
12-29-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 30,825
Posted By Jorg

I don't think these numbers are a big help,...

I don't think these numbers are a big help, because all purchases are different. In my case, I have a trade-in car and that changes everything.

In Canada, the salesman can show you the new car,...
12-27-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,823
Posted By Jorg

I have owned many MB cars in the past and often...

I have owned many MB cars in the past and often friends ask me about the MB Service Department. I had to say: Sorry, I know nothing about their service department, because I never had to bring my car...
12-26-2009, 11:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,895
Posted By Jorg

I agree with petee1997. When the economic...

I agree with petee1997. When the economic recession started, world wide, at the end of August 2008, I thought this would be a great time, to trade up my cars. Yes, my trade-in allowance would be a...
12-26-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,823
Posted By Jorg

I did see the button and pushed it and nothing...

I did see the button and pushed it and nothing happened. I thought it was not working at first. I read the manual again and found out that if a rear passenger raises the head rest and you drive the...
12-25-2009, 11:30 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,823
Posted By Jorg

Everybody has a different approach and they get...

Everybody has a different approach and they get the car, they feel is the best solution for them. That is the fun part. Some people buy, others lease, some buy new cars, some purchased pre-owned...
12-24-2009, 11:42 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 16,823
Posted By Jorg

When I read Emilner's report, I know I did make...

When I read Emilner's report, I know I did make the very same assumption that a new model is an improvement over the outgoing model and that was a mistake. I ordered my car almost sight unseen and...
12-22-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,053
Posted By Jorg

I have Keyless-Go on my S-Class sedan and it...

I have Keyless-Go on my S-Class sedan and it works all the time. That is why I thought it was a good idea, to get it for my 2008 C350. It never worked properly in that car. The dealership tried...
01-11-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 926
Posted By Jorg

Hi peabers: Don't hold your breath, it will...

Hi peabers:

Don't hold your breath, it will be a long time, before somebody comes to Canada and buys the car here, get no discount and pay all duties and transaction fees. That person might as...
01-11-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By Jorg

That is a huge discount here in Canada and very...

That is a huge discount here in Canada and very few people would ever get it.

Jorg
01-10-2008, 04:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,774
Posted By Jorg

I have had both and I can tell you if you are a...

I have had both and I can tell you if you are a perfectionist and like it when you car just looks perfect, MB Tex is for you, since after years of use it looks like the first day you got the car....
01-09-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jorg

The 2008 C350 Sport 4 Matic, with premium...

The 2008 C350 Sport 4 Matic, with premium package, is a great value. Yes we pay quite a bit more than our American friends, but boy the car has everything. Especially if you compare it to a 2007 C350...
01-09-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,161
Posted By Jorg

kimyoung describes it correctly. When I am on the...

kimyoung describes it correctly. When I am on the freeway and manually switch from D to D6 the RPMs go up, so D is the seventh gear.

Jorg
01-09-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,511
Posted By Jorg

I have key less go on my S-Class and I like it....

I have key less go on my S-Class and I like it. It works every time. Even tried once by error to close and lock the trunk with my key laying inside, yes, it did not close. Great.

Now I have key...
01-08-2008, 04:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,190
Posted By Jorg

Yes we prefer MB, but you can't deny that the...

Yes we prefer MB, but you can't deny that the free service from BMW is a great idea. We lease a BMW here at our office and it is a comfort to know that all services are included. The dealership...
01-06-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,074
Posted By Jorg

I can remember that years ago people in Europe...

I can remember that years ago people in Europe were very reluctant to drive an expensive car as obvious consumption and it was frowned upon. The solution? Have all badges that indicate the model of...
01-06-2008, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,956
Posted By Jorg

I thought the headlight washer nozzles come with...

I thought the headlight washer nozzles come with the xenon lights. Make sure you have the headlights on when you try it.

We, in Canada, drive through misty weather and the whole front of the car...
01-06-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,168
Posted By Jorg

Now in Canada we don't get the shift paddles. We...

Now in Canada we don't get the shift paddles. We can manually shift with the shift leaver.

I remember how exited I was when I waited for my first MB. I hope you never loose that wonderful feeling....
01-06-2008, 12:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,181
Posted By Jorg

I can tell you that modifying your Mercedes-Benz...

I can tell you that modifying your Mercedes-Benz cars is something that is just not done here. I would say 95% of all cars around here, are just as they come from the factory.

Another point is...
01-05-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,928
Posted By Jorg

I use now the Winter Ice from Sunoco. It's good...

I use now the Winter Ice from Sunoco. It's good for up to -40 degree Celsius.

It too is very good. I know that my dealer hard the original fluid but it was so expensive that nobody bought it. We...
01-05-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By Jorg

The sales numbers are not important, because it...

The sales numbers are not important, because it represents only the sale of cars that were available for sale.

There is a huge backlog in the order book and the car is new after many years.

The...
01-05-2008, 10:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,181
Posted By Jorg

One of the reason why this forum is almost "on...

One of the reason why this forum is almost "on cruise control" is, because the new C-Class is such a wonderful car and has no initial problems.

I did buy a 2003 BMW 745i and you should have see...
01-05-2008, 10:08 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,539
Posted By Jorg

There are two kinds of people, one group reads...

There are two kinds of people, one group reads all about cars and think they are very knowledgeable and then there are people who look around, test drive cars and then buy one.

I have owned many...
01-03-2008, 08:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,928
Posted By Jorg

The MB Parts Department has a refill supply, but...

The MB Parts Department has a refill supply, but the price will be a surprise.

Jorg
01-02-2008, 12:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,272
Posted By Jorg

I would say it is palladium, because when you...

I would say it is palladium, because when you choose iridium, the fins on the grill are identical in colour to the body colour and in this photo they are distinctively lighter in colour.

Jorg
12-30-2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,282
Posted By Jorg

As you can see, our American friends pay much...

As you can see, our American friends pay much less for their cars and get great gifts.

In Canada they overcharge us by $ 10,000.00 and they expect a gift from the customer.

I think after they...
12-28-2007, 01:45 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 20,187
Posted By Jorg

I have had many MB sedans and SUV's and once in a...

I have had many MB sedans and SUV's and once in a while I hit a jack pot and I have a car that is perfectly suited for my driving and the new C350 Sport 4 Matic is just one of those cars.

For...
12-28-2007, 01:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,889
Posted By Jorg

my cars are equipped with key-less go and I could...

my cars are equipped with key-less go and I could not think of a single reason why I wanted a remote start feature.

Running the motor, when you are not in the car, is illegal in our city. No...
12-25-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,790
Posted By Jorg

I live in Canada and winter floor mats are just...

I live in Canada and winter floor mats are just part of any car purchase deal for me. So I did order the winter mats for my new C-Class.

They came in late but they were of such a poor quality that...
12-25-2007, 08:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,464
Posted By Jorg

I have them installed on my E and S Class. They...

I have them installed on my E and S Class. They do not look very sexy but they really keep my car clean. No salt spray on the sides of my cars.

They told me that for the C 350 Sport they will not...
12-24-2007, 10:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,103
Posted By Jorg

Don't forget, the streets in Europe are very...

Don't forget, the streets in Europe are very narrow and now they park with on set of wheels on top of the curbs/sidewalks to make more room for traffic.

The two sides parking lights are on MB...
12-24-2007, 10:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,165
Posted By Jorg

I look at rear view mirrors as a safety feature...

I look at rear view mirrors as a safety feature first and that is why I really like to over sized mirrors. MB always had very small mirrors that is why I liked the ML mirrors when the car came out,...
12-24-2007, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,544
Posted By Jorg

When it gets cold in Canada and I do wash my car...

When it gets cold in Canada and I do wash my car very frequently to get the salt spray off, these features, folding mirrors and tip down rear view mirror will freeze up. I park the car in a heated...
12-15-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,821
Posted By Jorg

The 300 comes with the STAR on the hood. The C350...

The 300 comes with the STAR on the hood. The C350 Sports comes with the badge on the hood.

Looking at the car there can be no doubt the badge looks better, but sitting behind the wheel and looking...
12-06-2007, 03:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,358
Posted By Jorg

Thank you for the good advise. My wife has the...

Thank you for the good advise. My wife has the phone and car and i can't try it at this time.

We all reported the dilemma to MB and you would thing the get at it and try and solve the issue. I...
12-06-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 13,186
Posted By Jorg

I find it very interesting to read, what the...

I find it very interesting to read, what the members have to say.

There are some young people, who made a lot of money in the IT business. True, but they are still the exception.

My philosophy...
12-05-2007, 09:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,358
Posted By Jorg

I just got the latest Motorola Bluetooth cell...

I just got the latest Motorola Bluetooth cell phone. In the E-Class it works perfect including the address book shows up.

In the C-Class the phone works but I can't get the address book to show...
12-03-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By Jorg

The only important judgement is the one I make...

The only important judgement is the one I make about my cars and if they were defective I wouldn't buy them.

I am not interested in hearing that one owner writes a bad report about the MB.

Few...
12-03-2007, 09:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 12,542
Posted By Jorg

You have to buy an S-Class with Panorama Sun Roof...

You have to buy an S-Class with Panorama Sun Roof to get that feature. I hardly use it unless the sun shines into the eyes of the rear passengers.

Jorg
12-03-2007, 11:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,368
Posted By Jorg

Hi marakbai: I read everything about...

Hi marakbai:

I read everything about activating the Sirius Radio and I thought why wait for MB, at least, I should give it a try. MB told me to select a 1,2, or 3 year contract and have my credit...
12-02-2007, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 839
Posted By Jorg

With the shrinking value of the US Dollar, MBUSA...

With the shrinking value of the US Dollar, MBUSA and MBCanada had to make a decision, what to do in this market place.

Then the cars are less expensive in the USA than in Canada.

I am no...
12-02-2007, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,368
Posted By Jorg

What disappointed me was that my neighbour bought...

What disappointed me was that my neighbour bought a Chrysler Minivan and he gets 1 years free access to Sirius Radio.

I bought a Benz and I get not even one months free access.

Jorg
12-01-2007, 10:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,139
Posted By Jorg

These reports are very subjective and sometimes...

These reports are very subjective and sometimes ridiculous. I did own a BMW 745i and everybody ridiculed the iDrive. I learned the system and never had a problem.

I can let you in on a secret. I...
12-01-2007, 09:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,652
Posted By Jorg

Nobody likes to have problems with a new car from...

Nobody likes to have problems with a new car from any manufacturer, but problems due occur.

I have not the slightest doubt that MB will look after you and have your problem corrected, at no...
11-27-2007, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,181
Posted By Jorg

The salesmen like to explain the C/S button with...

The salesmen like to explain the C/S button with sport setting and comfort setting. The customer automatically thinks it's the ride of the car that is manipulated and yet it's the transmission only....
11-27-2007, 03:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,743
Posted By Jorg

Great specifications for a fun car. I think the...

Great specifications for a fun car. I think the shipping time is a bit optimistic. Good luck.

Jorg
11-26-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 969
Posted By Jorg

I thought it was an interesting idea and we all...

I thought it was an interesting idea and we all should not use the cruise control in adverse driving conditions.

Now comes the new idea: Active cruise control.

It keeps my car behind the car I...
11-26-2007, 11:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

Sure you can do it by yourself it is just a lot...

Sure you can do it by yourself it is just a lot easier if you have somebody who pushes the red "learn" button while you sit in the car.

Looking back I think we made the mistake by thinking the...
11-25-2007, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,358
Posted By Jorg

They tell me that they have the best luck with...

They tell me that they have the best luck with the new Motorola phones.

The latest models are available this week and I will try one.

Jorg
11-25-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

Hi Marakbai: Here are the instructions very...

Hi Marakbai:

Here are the instructions very simplified.

You take your car away from your house, hold down the outside buttons until the light flickers, now everything is empty. Than you take...
11-25-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 969
Posted By Jorg

Dangerous cruise control

I read this story, is there something to it?

Subject: FW: Driving-NEVER KNEW THIS BEFORE

I wonder how many people know about this?

A 36 year old female had an accident several weeks ago and...
11-25-2007, 09:23 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,282
Posted By Jorg

Hi ADI V: That is amazing. I can tell you...

Hi ADI V:

That is amazing. I can tell you that booking the AMG Driving School alone is extremely expensive. You are talking well over $ 1,000.00 Dollars. It is the experience of a life time....
11-25-2007, 09:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

It took me some doing, but I have the three...

It took me some doing, but I have the three garage door openers programmed:

Left button: Wife's garage

Right button: My garage

Center button: Office garage door

In earlier days, I had...
11-25-2007, 09:03 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 20,187
Posted By Jorg

Once your car has arrived in Halifax the car has...

Once your car has arrived in Halifax the car has a rush code on it: such CIS customer is waiting. or close to it and it goes pretty fast. I hope you enjoy your Christmas Present.

Jorg
11-24-2007, 02:08 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,816
Posted By Jorg

Today I read in the paper that the province of...

Today I read in the paper that the province of Quebec wants to make winter tires mandatory. They reported that almost 90% of Quebecers do have winter tires on their car.

One politician objected...
11-24-2007, 01:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

The garage door opener is standard on the C350...

The garage door opener is standard on the C350 models. I feel that should be standard on all MB cars.

Jorg
11-23-2007, 04:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

The three items I listed make no sense. I forgot...

The three items I listed make no sense. I forgot why I wrote it.

The xenons are standard, I miss the rear headrest folding down button

and I like to over sized mirrors.

Jorg
11-23-2007, 03:48 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 20,187
Posted By Jorg

vcruiser from Montreal Quebec, got $ 3,500.00...

vcruiser from Montreal Quebec, got $ 3,500.00 discount. I think maybe $ 500.00 from Mercedes-Benz and $ 3,000.00 from the Federal Government. They always assist Quebecers.

Canadian Humor.!!!
...
11-23-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jorg

I turned the auto fold feature off too. What can...

I turned the auto fold feature off too. What can happen is when you go to the theater and the mirrors fold in, then freeze, when you return they will not fold back again. I have no choice, when it...
11-22-2007, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,501
Posted By Jorg

I think if the truth would be known, there is a...

I think if the truth would be known, there is a shortage in supply of the 18" AMG wheels and now you either wait or cancel the 18" wheels. Everybody at the dealerships seems to come up with a...
11-22-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jorg

Love the over sized mirrors. I wish they were the...

Love the over sized mirrors. I wish they were the same size on the S- and E-Class sedans.

Jorg
11-22-2007, 09:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,173
Posted By Jorg

Iridium silver/black interior with the black...

Iridium silver/black interior with the black panorama roof looks great.

Jorg
11-22-2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 20,187
Posted By Jorg

I just happen to visit my dealership on August...

I just happen to visit my dealership on August 20.2007. He told me that he just received the information about the new C-Class. From the preliminary information that he had, we selected a C350 -...
11-21-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,816
Posted By Jorg

It would be interesting to hear what...

It would be interesting to hear what Mercedes-Benz Toronto recommends? Can you ask?

Thank you

Jorg
11-21-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By Jorg

I had a similar experience and I thought I saw a...

I had a similar experience and I thought I saw a distinctive line across the instrument cluster and then I realized it was the sun that caused the reflection.

Jorg
11-20-2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 952
Posted By Jorg

I was told there are no mud flaps for the C Sport...

I was told there are no mud flaps for the C Sport models. Pitty me!!!!

On the S and E Class there is a difference bewteen the regular model and the sport model mup flaps. If you look close you see...
11-20-2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,282
Posted By Jorg

I think in Canada they are more stingy with...

I think in Canada they are more stingy with gifts. I got a great deal on the car and if I am not mistaken, if you get a gift, it came from your sales man's commission.

I think they do something on...
11-20-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,501
Posted By Jorg

My car has the identical tires like peabers...

My car has the identical tires like peabers 225/45 R 17 front and 245/40 R 17 rear.

The amazing part was that the dealership had a factory set of snow tires for my car and they were 225/45 front...
11-20-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,963
Posted By Jorg

Hi carguru: I like your story about the...

Hi carguru:

I like your story about the "older" enthusiast. When Mb invited us to a race track, one of the treat was to have 3 hot laps in an AMG CLK car with Bernhard Schneider. He is the world...
11-20-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,714
Posted By Jorg

I have had 35% installed all around and it looks...

I have had 35% installed all around and it looks great and is still practical.

Jorg
11-20-2007, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,410
Posted By Jorg

Leases are a mine field and if you want to...

Leases are a mine field and if you want to compare lease prices you have to have every information that is typed into the lease for and the precise vehicle and all options.

Just to compare a...
11-19-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,560
Posted By Jorg

It's nice to hear that some of you trade in a NON...

It's nice to hear that some of you trade in a NON Benz for a MB. That is what the C-Class was aiming for. Now you are hooked and I am convinced it will be very hard to switch to another brand.

I...
11-19-2007, 04:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,963
Posted By Jorg

Mercedes-Benz Canada invited some owners to a...

Mercedes-Benz Canada invited some owners to a local race track. There they put us through the paces and I can tell you, I have a lot more confidence in the car now than I had before.

They even...
11-19-2007, 11:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,176
Posted By Jorg

I am always surprised that customers want a free...

I am always surprised that customers want a free loaner car. Where did that come from?

If a dealer books in 30 cars in the morning that means they have to have 30 loaner cars?

A loaner car is a...
11-19-2007, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By Jorg

You can turn this feature on or off. Your choice....

You can turn this feature on or off. Your choice.

It is on you on board computer under settings.

Jorg
11-19-2007, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By Jorg

They have "sales meetings" every week to teach...

They have "sales meetings" every week to teach their staff who to get the most out of you. They do that every day and you do it once in a while, so they are better at it, but in the end, you make the...
11-19-2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 952
Posted By Jorg

I have installed mud flaps on my cars except for...

I have installed mud flaps on my cars except for the C350. MB does have any.

Yes the looks is not the best but the result is. No mud is thrown against the side of the car and no stone chips...
11-19-2007, 10:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,057
Posted By Jorg

I was very disappointed that I have the Sirius...

I was very disappointed that I have the Sirius Radio but not even one month of a free sample use.

My neighbor got a new Chrysler Town and Country Van and his Sirius radio came with a one year free...
11-19-2007, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,994
Posted By Jorg

People get a big kick out off pointing out to me...

People get a big kick out off pointing out to me that "only one" break light is working. (on a Mercedes-Benz)

The one light is a bit confusing, but the rear fog light is very effective in real...
11-19-2007, 10:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,344
Posted By Jorg

Xenon lights deleted the rear head rest fold...

Xenon lights

deleted the rear head rest fold down feature

Improved rear view mirrors.

Jorg
11-19-2007, 10:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,501
Posted By Jorg

The more people talk about it the confused I get....

The more people talk about it the confused I get. I hear so many different comments.

I have an C350 - 4Matic and it has the AMG (stamped) rims on it.

When I looked that the MB dealership they...
11-19-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,672
Posted By Jorg

The new screen stands up from the dash and I...

The new screen stands up from the dash and I don't know if that is an improvement over the S-Class design.

To avoid glare you can tip the screen with a second button.

When you turn the car off...
11-13-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,029
Posted By Jorg

With two little boys the MBTex is for you. I...

With two little boys the MBTex is for you.

I might be mistaken but the perforation will tell you it is leather. I have no idea why the MBTex should not have perforation. I have to ask.

Jorg
11-12-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,602
Posted By Jorg

Yes the 335i BMW has a great engine and that is...

Yes the 335i BMW has a great engine and that is just one point in my car buying decision. No BMW looses me on the way to work in rush hour traffic. If speed would the only point I would be looking at...
11-12-2007, 04:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,662
Posted By Jorg

When it comes to options and pricing, I feel that...

When it comes to options and pricing, I feel that MB USA and MB Canada have two different approaches.

In the USA they have tried to keep the car prices the same and they achieve that by putting...
11-12-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,028
Posted By Jorg

Hi peabers: Yes you can get any type of loan...

Hi peabers:

Yes you can get any type of loan at a Canadian bank, but not car LEASE financing. Canadian Banks are prohibited from auto leasing.

The export clause is on a standard MB purchase...
11-12-2007, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 900
Posted By Jorg

Interesting point. I did contact my dealership...

Interesting point. I did contact my dealership and asked before I applied 35% tint all around.

They told me that is a non-issue. If the buyer wants the tint it is an asset, if he doesn't like the...
11-12-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,265
Posted By Jorg

BMW went through hell with the introduction of...

BMW went through hell with the introduction of all these "toys" and paid dearly for it with poor ratings.

Lexus uses only well established features and got a pad on the back for "quality".
...
11-12-2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,295
Posted By Jorg

When I test drove the C300 I commented that the...

When I test drove the C300 I commented that the seats were very firm. I was told that the seats on a C350 are different and they were right. I would have to see both, side by side, to tell the...
11-12-2007, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,434
Posted By Jorg

Part of any deal I sign is a chromed license...

Part of any deal I sign is a chromed license plate holder. They look so much better than the plastic ones with the advertising on them.

I think of it as adding jewelery to my car.

Jorg
11-12-2007, 10:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By Jorg

I can tell you like your new car and I agree the...

I can tell you like your new car and I agree the car is wonderful. We do enjoy the few extra options that you mentioned, but never forget, this is the introduction of the new model and once...
11-10-2007, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,270
Posted By Jorg

Great cars, great pictures. Jorg

Great cars, great pictures.

Jorg
11-10-2007, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,072
Posted By Jorg

We would be in deep trouble if the structural...

We would be in deep trouble if the structural integrity depends on having a fixed rear seat or not.

Jorg
11-09-2007, 07:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,304
Posted By Jorg

This is a nightmare and I like to believe not...

This is a nightmare and I like to believe not possible here. MB stands behind their service and the dealerships look after their customer.

If a mishap would occur here, which can happen, I am sure...
11-09-2007, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By Jorg

Hi: I see you are from Germany. As you know,...

Hi:

I see you are from Germany. As you know, as a whole, Germans pay a high price for their cars. Many of their products sell abroad for less than in the Fatherland.

Now that may have changed...
11-09-2007, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By Jorg

I hear this about the USA, here in Canada that is...

I hear this about the USA, here in Canada that is not possible.

For example, the new C-Class is out. If you are lucky, you get $ 500.00 off the MSRP and we pay much more than our friends in the...
11-09-2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,613
Posted By Jorg

Keeping cars for a long time. !!!!!! A...

Keeping cars for a long time. !!!!!!

A friend of mine and I did buy a brand new Mercedes-Benz in November 1977. Can you believe that was 30 years ago!!

That was the easy part, the difficult...
11-09-2007, 02:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,301
Posted By Jorg

Processing Fee? That is easy. Whatever they like...

Processing Fee? That is easy. Whatever they like to charge me as a processing fee, I have the same "Payment Fee" which makes it a wash.

Jorg
11-09-2007, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Jorg

I would say March delivery for an order placed...

I would say March delivery for an order placed now is very realistic. The car is a huge success.

Jorg
11-09-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,227
Posted By Jorg

I learned something new today. I had no idea it...

I learned something new today. I had no idea it would close the roof and/or the windows. I never drive with the windows open so I would not notice. The nearest tunnel is 200 KM away and then I use...
11-09-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,066
Posted By Jorg

Great photos. Digital cameras are amazing. ...

Great photos. Digital cameras are amazing.

Jorg
11-09-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,344
Posted By Jorg

I am sorry, but I am not mechanically inclined. I...

I am sorry, but I am not mechanically inclined. I experienced the very same symptoms, as you describe them. I took it to my dealership and they fixed it for me. The explanation was that they hooked...
11-09-2007, 02:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,103
Posted By Jorg

You ask, if I know how much gasoline fume will...

You ask, if I know how much gasoline fume will escape when I fill my car up? Yes I do, if I put 60 liter into the gas tank, 60 liters of fume will come out the nozzle. Yes you can smell it and it is...
11-09-2007, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 827
Posted By Jorg

Come to think of it, I think you are right the...

Come to think of it, I think you are right the instructions are "turn right" and it does not say the name of the street. I like that.

On a BMW it would say: Turn right onto H W Y 4 0 1 . It...
11-09-2007, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,850
Posted By Jorg

I think it might be a good idea because I see red...

I think it might be a good idea because I see red finger nail polish marks on my wife's car under the door handle, no big deal, but the chrome insert would be easier to clean and they dress the car...
11-09-2007, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,966
Posted By Jorg

I use the parking breaks, if I park on an...

I use the parking breaks, if I park on an incline, such as my driveway, but on a near level ground, I do not use the Park Break.

I think it is good if you use the parking break from time to time...
11-08-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,227
Posted By Jorg

I believed "tunnel mode" meant that the outside...

I believed "tunnel mode" meant that the outside air supply to the inside passenger cabin is cut off. I never knew that it was automatic I always had to push the button to do that.

Jorg
11-08-2007, 03:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,384
Posted By Jorg

The black grill fins will look much better than...

The black grill fins will look much better than the silver fins on a black car. I thought MB should do that right from the factory.

Jorg
11-07-2007, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,010
Posted By Jorg

I think the benefits of nitrogen are bigger in...

I think the benefits of nitrogen are bigger in Europe, because of the high speed limits. I think the benefits, here, are diminished, but it would be nice if it was at least offered. Nitrogen helps...
11-07-2007, 09:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,103
Posted By Jorg

You can check the miles left on your trip...

You can check the miles left on your trip computer setting and you will see, if you step on it, the indicated distance left, will go down and if you baby it, the distance left, will even go up. No...
11-07-2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 921
Posted By Jorg

I agree, I was surprised too that parktronic was...

I agree, I was surprised too that parktronic was not on the car. It was not even offered as an option, why?

Jorg
11-07-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jorg

Hi sonosuke: It is very popular, in Germany,...

Hi sonosuke:

It is very popular, in Germany, to pick up the new car at the factory. VW, BMW, Audi and Mercedes make a big deal out of it.

Here in North America they don't want you to pick the...
11-07-2007, 08:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,017
Posted By Jorg

I discussed this with my service manager and he...

I discussed this with my service manager and he insisted that I stick to the self diagnostic indicator when to change the oil.

He explained to me that the new car comes with a special "run in oil"...
11-07-2007, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,066
Posted By Jorg

They are definitely back lit, but you can adjust...

They are definitely back lit, but you can adjust the intensity with the button on the dash, maybe you have yours turn down or even turned off.

Jorg
11-07-2007, 08:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,366
Posted By Jorg

These things surely can destroy the enjoyment of...

These things surely can destroy the enjoyment of your MB ownership. I am surprised that the dealership that should be familiar with the license plate problem does nor solve the problem immediately.
...
11-06-2007, 09:38 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 103,288
Posted By Jorg

I am very envious how great a deal you guys get....

I am very envious how great a deal you guys get. truthfully it doesn't make sense to me.

Here comes Mercedes-Benz out with a new hot model, the price is way below the BMW 3 Series and yet you guys...
11-06-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,119
Posted By Jorg

As I said, a railroad strike in Germany could...

As I said, a railroad strike in Germany could delay any delivery.

Jorg
11-06-2007, 09:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,301
Posted By Jorg

I have never heard of an advertising fee. That is...

I have never heard of an advertising fee. That is ridiculous.

Jorg
11-06-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 921
Posted By Jorg

I find too that the key-less go on the C-Class...

I find too that the key-less go on the C-Class does not work as well as on my other car. I thought it was a poor battery, maybe.

The doors do not open all the times on the first try, even the...
11-06-2007, 07:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,662
Posted By Jorg

It's hard to please everybody. The C-Class has...

It's hard to please everybody. The C-Class has just been introduced and they had to make some decisions what options would be most popular. I am sure that very soon everything on their option list...
11-06-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,602
Posted By Jorg

I have the following web sites that give you all...

I have the following web sites that give you all the information you need. Please note that special models have special features.

Here we go:

http://www/mbusa-mobile.com/

and
...
11-06-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By Jorg

Good question, why would you want this? Jorg

Good question, why would you want this?

Jorg
11-06-2007, 03:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,602
Posted By Jorg

I am not sure but I thought that you have to...

I am not sure but I thought that you have to select the sound level when you set up the phone, incoming at +1 outgoing at -1 or close to it. I have to check again.

Jorg
11-06-2007, 03:13 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 36,809
Posted By Jorg

With the speed limits we have in North America...

With the speed limits we have in North America there is nothing to worry about. The car is designed for much higher speeds.

Jorg
11-06-2007, 03:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 994
Posted By Jorg

I look at the paint and as long as the water spot...

I look at the paint and as long as the water spot beat up I leave it alone. Once the water goes very flat on the painted surfaces it is time to wax it. That is what I am doing.

Jorg
11-06-2007, 03:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,596
Posted By Jorg

I am amazed how few people subscribe to TeleAide....

I am amazed how few people subscribe to TeleAide. The cost, after the initial free one year service is very expensive. Most people I know have it disconnected. One would think that MB would be...
11-05-2007, 08:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,070
Posted By Jorg

I have to check the cars side by side, but I...

I have to check the cars side by side, but I thought the seats were different too.

Jorg
11-05-2007, 08:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,906
Posted By Jorg

I have seen people drying the windows "pretty"...

I have seen people drying the windows "pretty" good and then use plain old newspaper, crumble it up and wipe it down. It does an amazing job. No streaks.

Jorg
11-04-2007, 05:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,851
Posted By Jorg

Great looking wheels. Jorg

Great looking wheels.

Jorg
11-02-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,107
Posted By Jorg

This is the old method of testing, full speed...

This is the old method of testing, full speed into a flat wall. The more realistic crash test is what they call "an offset" frontal hit and I would not be surprised, if the car would get a 5 STAR in...
11-01-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,918
Posted By Jorg

Angry Take a very simple example: Driving over the...

Take a very simple example:

Driving over the Ambassador Bridge from Canada to the USA costs CAN Dollar $ 3.50 or USA Dollar $ 3.00. Is that parity? That is our government.

Jorg
11-01-2007, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,000
Posted By Jorg

Whenever I notice a fluid drip under any of my...

Whenever I notice a fluid drip under any of my cars and it really happens only very seldom, I put a paper towel underneath the car and then you can look at the towel and see right away if the spot is...
11-01-2007, 07:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jorg

Precisely the point I was trying to make. Each...

Precisely the point I was trying to make. Each person and each circumstance is different, so everybody is on his own to find a good agent, who helps him to find what is best for that specific client....
11-01-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,918
Posted By Jorg

I think the seat surfaces is leather the sides...

I think the seat surfaces is leather the sides are not.

Jorg
11-01-2007, 10:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,900
Posted By Jorg

I can't wait to get home to test this feature. We...

I can't wait to get home to test this feature. We never lock the cars in the garage, so when I want to use my wife's car, I open the door and push the #1 ( for the boss in the family ) button and...
11-01-2007, 10:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jorg

Hi mbny: Good point. The more policies you...

Hi mbny:

Good point. The more policies you have with one agent the better the "bundled" price. It makes sense, maybe you have a claim on one policy and none on the others and as a whole, the...
11-01-2007, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By Jorg

I can tell you that I am surprised that the...

I can tell you that I am surprised that the salesman even calls you, because they told me that their allotment is sold out up to April-May 2008 delivery.

At this point, $ 500.00 discount is about...
11-01-2007, 09:50 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,049
Posted By Jorg

Great looking car. When I ordered my car we did...

Great looking car. When I ordered my car we did not have any information about the colour choices, which is limited for the C350 anyway, but red looks very sharp.

Do you think that if the grill...
10-31-2007, 09:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,347
Posted By Jorg

Hi peabers: Yes they use Nitrogen in the...

Hi peabers:

Yes they use Nitrogen in the tires. Maybe they start some trend in your town.

Jorg
10-31-2007, 02:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jorg

Hi stephensong: You are so right. The devil...

Hi stephensong:

You are so right. The devil is in the details. repairs can be done with new parts or used parts.

You agent is an important partner in these matters too.

Being a Long Term...
10-30-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By Jorg

You are right, here in Canada it is hard to get a...

You are right, here in Canada it is hard to get a discount on a model that is sold out for the next 6 months. Why should they give you a discount when people are waiting in line will to pay MSRP. I...
10-30-2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,347
Posted By Jorg

Some years ago, when I visited Germany, I noticed...

Some years ago, when I visited Germany, I noticed that some cars had red valve stem caps. I had no idea why and I asked.

Some people use over there gas in the tire and not regular air. So if a car...
10-30-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,918
Posted By Jorg

When our Canadian Dollar was valued way below the...

When our Canadian Dollar was valued way below the US Dollar we got use to the fact that we paid more Can Dollars for the same car.

Lately the Can Dollar has surpassed the US Dollar and we hoped...
10-30-2007, 08:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jorg

I feel insurance premiums are very hard to...

I feel insurance premiums are very hard to compare. We even have different rates for the same driver, depending in what city he lives. I think all you can do is shop your data to various agents and...
10-30-2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,771
Posted By Jorg

I mix it up during the break in period. C in the...

I mix it up during the break in period. C in the city and S on the open road, but as soon as winter arrives and the road could have "black" ice, C is the mode to drive in, because I feel I get easier...
10-30-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,133
Posted By Jorg

I feel that MBTex is unsurpased for wear and...

I feel that MBTex is unsurpased for wear and tear. Why do you think that most German Taxis, which are mostly Diesel Models have MBTex? The interior looks great after 20 years. Easy to clean.
...
10-30-2007, 04:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By Jorg

Unless you try and trade in a BMW. They just love...

Unless you try and trade in a BMW. They just love to sell a Mercedes-Benz to a BMW owner. Sometimes they even have a program on that assists the dealership in that regard.

Jorg
10-30-2007, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By Jorg

When you enter a new address one of the last...

When you enter a new address one of the last questions is: do you want the new address stored under work or home. I separate them as private-Home or business-Work.

When you recall an address it...
10-29-2007, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By Jorg

It is always a good idea to have a great...

It is always a good idea to have a great relationship with the dealership. I just find it hard to believe that they sell these cars at a break even point, when they are sold out of their allotment...
10-29-2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,918
Posted By Jorg

The rear spoiler is standard on the C350-4matic. ...

The rear spoiler is standard on the C350-4matic.

Jorg
10-29-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By Jorg

CDN is right, it's your choice, steering wheel...

CDN is right, it's your choice, steering wheel selection similar to the S-Class.

The navigation system, specially the voice instructions are simplified and very much improved.

Jorg
10-27-2007, 05:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,832
Posted By Jorg

I have a C350 with memory seats. To set up the...

I have a C350 with memory seats. To set up the right hand mirror I put it into the proper position and enter it into memory. Then I put the car in reverse and I adjust the mirror downward as I like...
10-26-2007, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 758
Posted By Jorg

I placed my order August 20th and received it...

I placed my order August 20th and received it Oct.26.2007

Jorg
10-25-2007, 10:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,072
Posted By Jorg

I think on top of all that you need a...

I think on top of all that you need a "compliance" letter from Mercedes-Benz and they charge $ 500.00 for that.

Yes I meant rear shade.

Jorg
10-25-2007, 04:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,072
Posted By Jorg

I talked to my MB dealer and he explained to me...

I talked to my MB dealer and he explained to me that he can justify at least a portion of the price difference between Canada and USA prices. The cars are just no equal, we have extras included the...
10-25-2007, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,128
Posted By Jorg

I have experienced that too. As soon as they have...

I have experienced that too. As soon as they have a "hot" new model on hand, they treat their customers like dirt. Then after the novelty has worn off, they beg you to buy a car from them, but the...
10-25-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,028
Posted By Jorg

It is amazing to read the differences between the...

It is amazing to read the differences between the USA and Canada. If "snow birds" were not allowed, to take their leased vehicles, for more than 7 days, to the USA, most would have to hitch hike to...
10-25-2007, 04:10 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,662
Posted By Jorg

Mounted Fire extinguishers are mandatory...

Mounted Fire extinguishers are mandatory equipment in Germany, if I am not mistaken, all my family and friends have them mounted in front of the driver's seat.

It is very interesting to try and...
10-20-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By Jorg

I think you have to aim your key at the door...

I think you have to aim your key at the door handle, drivers side door is fine and HOLD it pressed down until all windows and sunroff are either closed or opened.

It is a great feature when the...
10-19-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,337
Posted By Jorg

BMW had major problems with their new 7 Series,...

BMW had major problems with their new 7 Series, when it came out. It was so bad, they did buy many cars back from their customer, because they were unable to fix them.

Starting in 2003 the...
10-19-2007, 03:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,780
Posted By Jorg

I think the MB in Canada and the USA get together...

I think the MB in Canada and the USA get together and they spec what they think will sell best, especially at the start of the new model line. Your MB president, Ernst Lieb, was President of MB...
10-18-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 15,001
Posted By Jorg

Because dealerships do not follow the break in...

Because dealerships do not follow the break in rules with their demos that is why demos are not the very best deal you can get.

Good for you to stick to the recommendations for a short time only....
10-15-2007, 07:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,405
Posted By Jorg

I visited the BMW factory in Spartanburg, South...

I visited the BMW factory in Spartanburg, South Carolina. To speed up production, body shells are made all the time, base coated and then stored. When an order comes in, the body is taken off the...
Forum: Smart Car
10-12-2007, 09:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,708
Posted By Jorg

As you well know, the smart car is being sold in...

As you well know, the smart car is being sold in Canada for quiet a while. At first people laughed at it and they thought in Canada, in our winter, this is a joke.

Not any more, the car is a...
10-12-2007, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By Jorg

I am sure that it is not a big deal to change the...

I am sure that it is not a big deal to change the oil, but I love to bring my cars in, every 25,000 KM and have the oil changed and all fluids checked.

The MB technicians give the car a quiuck...
10-12-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By Jorg

Everybody should do that at least as long as the...

Everybody should do that at least as long as the car is under warranty.

Jorg:zoom::zoom::zoom:
10-02-2007, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,815
Posted By Jorg

I have had both, RWD MB cars and 4Matics and I...

I have had both, RWD MB cars and 4Matics and I can tell you the difference is like day and night. True the big advantage is during our winters, but I find it extremely effective on wet pavement. MB...
09-29-2007, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 977
Posted By Jorg

People who placed an order early, when MB did not...

People who placed an order early, when MB did not know how good the car would sell, got $ 500.00 off.

Now that their allotment is gone and they are taking orders for March 2008deliveries, your...
09-29-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,873
Posted By Jorg

I did check both of my cars, a 2007 S550 and a...

I did check both of my cars, a 2007 S550 and a 2007 E350 and on both cars the shade on the panorama sunroof does not let light through when cosed. I checked inside my garage and when I closed the...
09-27-2007, 04:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,030
Posted By Jorg

I am really surprised that since the price...

I am really surprised that since the price difference now, for the 2008 models, which is huge, but it did not enter the decision making with the importance that I thought it would have.

Jorg
09-27-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,030
Posted By Jorg

- A few features which either doesn't have e.g....

- A few features which either doesn't have e.g. panoramic roof, shift paddles, color options, power steering column and others.

Yes, you can have a panorama roof and the adjustable steering wheel...
09-26-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,030
Posted By Jorg

I am looking at these two cars too. I must say, I...

I am looking at these two cars too. I must say, I agree with TEAShea's review. In Canada these cars are sold in different "packages" and then price has to be included in the evaluation and the MB...
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