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Old 03-18-2002, 02:03 PM
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Questionable quality

Check out the article at http://www.thecarconnection.com/index.asp?article=4732
I guess that's what we get with the addition of Chrysler. Am I the only one that has thought Chryslers build quality has been poor for many years.
I'll keep rolling my older MB's and leave the DC models for the image seekers.
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Old 03-18-2002, 08:22 PM
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Well I agree. If you just sit in a W220 and play with the switches and movable parts, they are noticibly cheaper feeling...more tinny and flimsier. I guess one could even blame the jap cars for the decreased quality. They come out with a Camry with more leather and sound deadening material and consumers unfortunately think it is a Benz competitor. So to compete, Benz had to do something to lower prices. So although this is not an excuse, I think this has something to do with it. But yeah...I'll just keep driving my W126 until the floorboard drops out from underneath it...which I don't see happening anytime soon
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