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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-30-2009, 11:25 PM Thread Starter
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I have searched and have seen nothing about this. If I have searched erroneously or inadequately, I will gladly delete this.

I was given a MB watch with my car and was wondering what it was. I can't find any pics of it online at all and really don't feel like uploading pics (yet).

On the back, it reads "limited Edition 0620-2005" with a MB logo and red stripe. On the face of the watch, there is a MB logo at 12 o'clock and no numbers. The second "hand" is a steering wheel. The hour hand is a piston and connecting rod. The minute hand is a spark plug. Brown leather strap. Came in flat velvet "case".

Anyone know anything about this?

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Well.... I could tell you a lot about Mercedes golf clubs, but who is wearing wrist watches those days?
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Yeah, you're right. I don't wear them myself. But this is a nice watch and I might wear it when I have to drive the wifey's Expedition.
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Should that be an equivalent of the common bumper sticker here?
"My other car is Porsche"
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Should that be an equivalent of the common bumper sticker here?
"My other car is Porsche"
EXACTLY!!!
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Well.... I could tell you a lot about Mercedes golf clubs, but who is wearing wrist watches those days?
Still do because my cellphone is getting its time from the service provider, not an internal clock. When I'm out of cell coverage the time is frozen at the last time the phone had contact with the cell tower.

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Still do because my cellphone is getting its time from the service provider, not an internal clock. When I'm out of cell coverage the time is frozen at the last time the phone had contact with the cell tower.
Which phone is that? All my phones get time and time zone info from the network (NITZ feature) but still run on the internal clock if the phone looses coverage or even if it is turned off (they actually have a backup battery for the clock that keeps time running if battery is flat or removed).
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I have searched and have seen nothing about this. If I have searched erroneously or inadequately, I will gladly delete this.

I was given a MB watch with my car and was wondering what it was. I can't find any pics of it online at all and really don't feel like uploading pics (yet).

On the back, it reads "limited Edition 0620-2005" with a MB logo and red stripe. On the face of the watch, there is a MB logo at 12 o'clock and no numbers. The second "hand" is a steering wheel. The hour hand is a piston and connecting rod. The minute hand is a spark plug. Brown leather strap. Came in flat velvet "case".

Anyone know anything about this?

Thanks!
I saw this yesterday and looked into it a bit. Found a MB watch online, $12,900!!! I don't think its the same, though. Says it's a "Franck Mueller" limited edition. I also found a couple of TAGs and others ranging in price from $200 to $2000. Was there a manufacturers logo on it anywhere?
There were a couple that were really sharp. If my Rolex ever bites the dust, I may have to look into one of those.

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I saw this yesterday and looked into it a bit. Found a MB watch online, $12,900!!! I don't think its the same, though. Says it's a "Franck Mueller" limited edition. I also found a couple of TAGs and others ranging in price from $200 to $2000. Was there a manufacturers logo on it anywhere?
There were a couple that were really sharp. If my Rolex ever bites the dust, I may have to look into one of those.
Thanks for your effort. I guess if you're going to put that much effort into it, I'd better post pics, eh?

I don't see any brand names or logos on it except for MB.

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Found it!
The problem was I was looking for something older.
The MB classic center is selling one. $35.99.
Mercedes-Benz Classic Men's Watch - eBay (item 270493694618 end time Dec-07-09 13:23:05 PST)

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