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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-06-2013, 04:41 PM Thread Starter
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I've used Donoso Auto Repair a time or two in Laurel on Route 1. Great guy who runs it. He's gone out of his way regarding my lower control arm ball joint which I haven't dealt with yet but I'm probably just going to take it to him and let him deal with it lol.

When I had him do my glow plugs, motor mounts and valve timing, all that ran me $400. He actually did the job right even though it meant I had to wait. He told me he needed to find his GP hole reamers and not to bring it in until he either found them or bought a new pair. He also didn't freak out when I brought in my own parts.

Great guy and great shop. Heck, he even let me pick stuff off a gen2 w126 he was taking to the JY.

Parting out a Black/tan interior 1983 300SD

Motor and Trans are great, probably have around 275k, odo was broken for a while. They're yours for the taking in Glen Burnie, MD. Seats are faded but intact. I don't want to see the motor and trans in the JY they've got so much life left! Or $800 takes the whole thing. I drove it as is for 2 years and took it on several road trips. Never a hiccup. Has a lot of new front suspension parts.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-26-2014, 12:54 PM
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Autobahn Pro

This is an easy one! Luis and Scott over at Autobahn Pro service both of my mercedes, my BMW Z3 and my friends 2006 M3. They make sure they get anything they can out of your warranty and are always honest.

They even fixed something on my Z3 which was a problem when I bought it, for FREE!

Autobahn Pro
9749 Washington Blvd N,
Laurel, MD 20723
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I used them to replace an intake manifold. Very happy. I wanted to have transmission fluid changed via a pan drop only. Original fluid 141k. They strongly urged me to do nothing out of safety concerns for the transmission, but would do what I asked. I decided against using them as his heart and mind weren't into it. Still need a place to go.

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Scott is gone now. Luis is the owner and will not install my parts.
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These guys are closed down now.
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Autobahn Pro is not closed, if thats who you are talking about. Just got my Z3 fixed there now they are fixing the suspension on my 400E.
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I was referring to Donoso being closed, which is at the top of this thread. I have used Autobahn, but now that Scott left, I go xdealertechs in Columbia.
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