Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help



Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Diesel Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-15-2004, 08:27 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Maryland/DC
Posts: 10
Thumbs up Great DC Area shop!!

I took Alan Hamm's advice and took my MB to Mitch Carr's Auto Service in Kensington, Maryland today. It was a great experience with outstanding service. Hal, the service manager told me to tag along with Singh, the technician while he went over my car bumper to bumper, inside and out. I purchased the car two weeks ago, and this service was to establish a baseline. I learned alot in the hour and a half under the hood and under the car. I left with a laundry list of ten items that need attention but only two are pressing; shifter bushings are worn and rear air cells are inop.

While I was there, Hoop, a 13+ year MB Tech gave me a quick tour of the shop and before I left Singh took the air hose to all my drain vents and cleaned the sunroof tracks.

As I was leaving, Alan Hamm's Son showed up with his 85 300 modified with a pyrotechnics package in the rear brakes. Alan arrived shortly thereafter and I thanked him for the recomendation on Mitch Carr's.

I would highly recomend this shop to anyone.
Aaron

__________________
83 300TD
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-16-2004, 04:27 PM
Alan Hamm's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Kensington, MD
Posts: 461
Glad it worked out for you. I was going to try to stop by anyway to meet you as the shop is 5 minutes from my home and my office. Turns out that I HAD to come by to pick my son up.

I figure they have good incentive to take care of me. I own 3 older Mercedes and I have referred several people to them.

Enjoy your car. It looked like a nice one! Perhaps I will see you there again (hopefully not too soon).

Keep in touch with this forum. I am thinking about trying to set up a DC Mercedes Diesel meet in the Spring.

__________________
Alan Hamm
'87 300SDL 277K Miles
'89 560 SL 68K Miles
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page