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Old 03-06-2004, 10:40 PM
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$60 pint of Sunroof Grease Lubricant !!!!

Generally speaking I don't think the prices of MB parts is all that high. Sure there are exceptions and the general maintainance items can be purchased for much less aftermarket.

However today I priced a pint of Sunroof grease at the local dealer.........$60!!!!!!!!! which I thought was outrageous. AND they didn't carry the product in a smaller tube (like wheel bearing grease).

I ended up going to my mechanic who had a small bit left in an older can.

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Old 03-07-2004, 06:38 AM
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I bought a small tube of sunroof lube from an online ebay retailer. I think the price was $5 and it was from ***************.
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Old 03-07-2004, 11:52 AM
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When I bought it was $53 for the can, I sprung for it and now have a lifetime supply. Makes great lube for other things besides sunroofs...and a little goes a long, long way.
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Old 03-08-2004, 02:54 PM
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Sunroof grease? It is right next to muffler grease at Pep Boys.
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Old 03-08-2004, 03:22 PM
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I wouldn't be so cavalier about that. Many very knowledgeable people have said to use only the genuine MB sunroof grease because it provides the proper lubrication without attracting dirt.
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Old 03-08-2004, 03:50 PM
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The MB sunroof lube is much better than anything else I've seen. It really does prevent the build-up of dirt and I recommend using it over anything else.
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Old 03-08-2004, 03:56 PM
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Use only the MB sunroof paste -- it's the only thing that works properly. Rusty at *************** sells a 2 oz tin for $5.00.

That $60 tin will last a decent sized repair shop ten years.

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Old 03-08-2004, 04:00 PM
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Yes, Rusty is where I bought my small tin of the paste! Great people to work with!

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