If you want to rant like you have been doing, go find a chat room. If you want to offer diagnosis or advice or suggestions or intelligent commentary based on your obviously vast experience, then feel free to do that here.
Benzmac and the rest of the techs have been a great help to those of us with an interest in our cars and who are unwilling to simply hand our bank accounts over to dealers and shops.
Falls Church VA
'66 200, '66 230SL, '96 SL500. Sold: '81 380SL, '86 300E, '72 250C, '95 C220, 3 '84 280SL's '90 420SEL, '72 280SE, '73 280C, '78 280SE, '70 280SL, '77 450SL, '85 380SL, '87 560SL, '85 380SL, '72 350SL, '96 S500 Coupe