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Old 01-23-2006, 02:59 PM
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Desperate for GOOD mechanic!

I have recently lost a mechanic who was so good he ruined me for all others. I have a 1976 European model 280 E and I live in Los Angeles. Anyone got a lead for me?

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Old 01-23-2006, 09:20 PM
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Search and Ye shall find....


http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/good-mb-shops/


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Old 01-30-2006, 02:52 AM
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Thanks, Dan, for the link; unfortunately, it yielded nothing in LA. Surely there is at least one good shop in all of Los Angeles! I mean, this is the Mecca of vintage Mercedes. Alas…

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Old 01-30-2006, 10:36 AM
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Mr. MB Motors
5557A Reseda Blvd.
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 708-8086.

Enrique Rodriguez, a Spaniard from South Africa who once managed service departments there and in Los Angeles, is honest, skilled, reasonable and very friendly.
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Old 01-31-2006, 12:17 AM
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If you're on the west side and the valley is too much of a trek give Tony Caldas a call at Europa Motors. He's a superb one man operation who is upfront, knows his stuff, and maintains personal attention while keeping costs to a minimum. at 1924 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404. (323) 392-3229. I was first a customer and am now a good friend. He too is from Spain....what a small world.

Hey Dana, did you put a ski rack on your 2.5? I thought I saw you on the 210 East around 6PM or so a few weeks ago....that car is rare I thought I saw you driving it.
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Old 01-31-2006, 12:31 AM
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Akwva, I agree with Enriquez.

Dana and Curtis,

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How about giving a clue as to where in LA you are, I have one in the South Bay.
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