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Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Orange County, CA
Vehicle: 2008 SLK 55
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Yesterday I took a look at my spare and it appears that it is damn difficult to remove. It also looks like it has a very low profile.
I've done this a couple of times just to see what's underneath. I found it easier to push the spare tire towards the front (after removing the screw-on anchor) and lift the back of the tire. It is a very tight fit and will rub against the black plastic panel near the trunk/boot latch area.
Don't do this if you have a hernia.
Cyberdrakon removed all the stuff in there and has a traveling wardrobe instead. Impressive too.
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Pewter(cubanitsilber metallic)/Beige, PIII package, Airscarf, Hands-Free Communication System, Lighting package; Designo Black Leather Cover on e-brake handle(Thank you Bill T), SmartTop v3.x, John's 3BFM, M113 AMG OEM air filters, Modified R170 ant., clear side-markers & front parking lamps w/error-free LEDs, chromed front & rear turn indicator lamps, steel mesh at battery bay cover & cabin air intake, sock-over-seatbelt buckles, belt-loop guide protectors, Lamin-X fog lamp protectors, bilateral rear fog lamps enabled, etched ///AMG logo on gear shift knob by Blackrose-etching
Last edited by etyu; 11-12-2006 at 01:48 PM.