I'm a conspiracy guy too... I have seen some questionable things going on!
But, if DC is as mismanaged as they have been, perhaps the dealers realized they could get away with it.
Ed "Don't Benz's just feel better..."
2000 ML430 Skyview "The Mel"
2000 CLK430 Cab "The Cab"
85 300D Turbo "The Diesel"
"One should as a rule respect public opinion in so far as is necessary to
avoid starvation and to keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond
this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny, and is likely to
interfere with happiness in all kinds of ways."
Last edited by ML Dude; 01-20-2003 at 02:19 PM.