Date registered: Aug 2002
Vehicle: 2002 SLK 32 AMG, bone stock. 1987 190E 2.3-16 valve (destroyed). 2005 E320 new toy.
Location: Near Washington, DC
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As I understand it, removing the class and engine I.D. is common in Europe ...
The claim is that there is less chance of the car being stolen if the thief doesn't know what he's stealing... [:)] Debadging can be and is done by the dealer on the owner's request.
Personally I have considered removing the badging on my SLK because I got tired of every hot rod Honda driver wanting to try their luck against an ///AMG.
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