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Old 07-09-20, 09:41 AM
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Originally Posted by caloso View Post
I had to read this a couple times. The AA groups I'm familiar with sit in folding metal chairs drinking terrible coffee.
Or shot flak at Nazi planes.
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Old 07-09-20, 09:57 AM
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X Gwagonner & 911... current Forester & F150 : the Benz is an OK car if you own a stable of cars to ride while it's getting "serviced" or "warrantied" ... 2nd owners are screwed because MB does not repair they only replace AND all parts are proprietary > once you realize that the Japanese solved the utilitarian riddle and the germans created more riddles you will save a lot$$$ > same goes for MOTOs Ducs & beemers are cool but hondas et al go & go ??? BTW i ride fix
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Old 07-09-20, 05:37 PM
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Originally Posted by GlennR View Post
How many 15 year old MB do you see on the road?
Hmmm, I drive a 40 year old Benz with 300,000 miles and think its its got 700,000 or so miles left in it yet to go.
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Old 07-09-20, 07:01 PM
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Originally Posted by big chainring View Post
Hmmm, I drive a 40 year old Benz with 300,000 miles and think its its got 700,000 or so miles left in it yet to go.
HUGE difference between a 1980 MB and a 2005MB.

I have a friend with a 68 280SE that's still going strong.
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