Date registered: Mar 2005
Vehicle: '01-E320 & 02-ST2
Location: John 15:18-19
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You're probably better off posting in the R230 forum since that is the chassis specific to the car you're considering. They'd know better about the kinds of questions you're asking.
I will say that if you plan to run to the dealer for all the maintenance and repairs, you'll need a second job. No way could I afford my car if not for doing most of the repairs and maintenance.
There are lots of providers of extended warranties. If you are leaning that way be sure to READ the contract very carefully so you know what is included...and what is not...and to read before you sign it.
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