Date registered: Feb 2008
Vehicle: 2004 W220 (S430) ; 2001 R129 (SL500) Sport
Location: Alabama Gulf Coast--formerly Charlottesville, VA
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I think the original issue was that MB rotors are harder than most and they eat up the cutting bits on turning lathes. Makes sense, sort of, but I'm not sure whether that ever was or is true today.
It's that whole "everything on a Mercedes is better, different, superior, tougher, harder to find, blah, blah, blah...." hubris that gets tiresome.
"Don't pick a fight with an old man. If he is too old to fight, he'll just kill you."--John Steinbeck