This is NORMAL for a car that sits or has short trips at times. I see cars that come in from auction with this all of the time.
I pay it no attention; if I pull out the oil stick and the oil is a normal color. The only time to be alarmed is when the oil itsself is milky.
ASE CERTIFIED MASTER AUTO TECHNICIAN
MERCEDES SPECIALIST 8 YRS
PARTNER IN MERCEDESSHOP.COM
OWNER OF MB AUTOWERKS .COM
[This message has been edited by Benzmac (edited 11-19-2000).]