Don't buy it at Sears, go to the dealer and buy it from them. It should be a fit over filter and it fits perfectly. It should out last the car. It is only around $10 from the dealer.
95 E320 Coupe Black - 70,000 miles with Parchment interior. Stock through out
93 400E Dark Blue - 65,000 miles Sold to my dad
86 300E Gold(yuck!!!) 126,000 miles- Sold, a really fun car with a lot of memories