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removable hood emblem??

i have heard of a removable hood emblem, the 3 point star kind that sticks up.
mine just tore off in a carwash
i cannot find any info on the removable type.
do they still make them? anyone know where to order from?
it is for a 99 clk430
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i do not like the flat type i want the 3 point star like original

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That's just a dealer or junk yard part, not expensive and bolts on the hood.

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all the dealer /online retailer/junkyard parts are OEM. they are fixed. they cannot be removed if i want to go thru a carwash, or park my car in the city where kids rip off the emblems.
unless i am mistaken, Mb does not make a magnetic twist on/twist off removable emblem??
i found one finally today on ebay, i was hoping it might be available in
USA not from germany. very expensive...
Mercedes Bonnet Star, removable - eBay (item 110530677848 end time May-19-10 10:13:52 PDT)

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Hi, my indie offered me one of these last time I was in but I declined. I am happy to give you their info should you wish to contact them. I'm not certain they ship but most likely they would. Send me a PM for their contact info.

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