First.. Yes. Your lo-pro 17"ers DO enhance every little bump in the road and generally makes the ride harsher.
Second.. My local dealership had a look at my 300E with the exact same symptoms and told me nothing was wrong. Then i took it to a small shop specializing in older Benz'es and they found THIS!
Now my Benz drives like new!
Never criticize someone until you've walked a mile in his shoes. That way, when you do, you're a mile away -and you have his shoes!
'86 300E optically converted to '95 E300 (Sold)
-Blauschwarz on silver
-17" AMG & 15" AMG for winter