I think if you have a good wagon and it is right, they are terrific cars. The best of both worlds.
I say, do what you need to do to get it right.
Those little (I think brass) pieces are very inexpensive AND easy to install.
Here is a picture of the lower grommet and one of the four (two per side) upper latch piece with rubber on it.
'03 E320 Wagon-Sold
'95 E320 Wagon-Went to Ex
'93 190E 2.6-Wrecked
'91 300E-Went to Ex
'65 911 Coupe (#302580)
Last edited by haasman; 01-13-2003 at 01:37 AM.