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How do I replace my back, fabric windscreen?

Our 2003 SLK32 AMG has the material that helps with wind noise that goes between the headrests. Unfortunately, it is now in tatters, and my Georgetown, TX dealer doesn't know how to replace it.

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have dealer order he is not much of a dealer if he cannot find the part number

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Our 2003 SLK32 AMG has the material that helps with wind noise that goes between the headrests. Unfortunately, it is now in tatters, and my Georgetown, TX dealer doesn't know how to replace it.

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There is usually some on ebay.
They come and go quite quickly though, and also sometimes have a variety of descriptions
so try wind deflector, blocker, draft stop, fabric, mesh.
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First...find a different dealer. This one is lacking intelligence, or just doesn't want to fool with you because there isn't enough profit for them.
Why not research a WindRestrictor, instead. I have one and it is a big "cut above" the stock mesh one.
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On the other side of the world,,,,
Recently I asked them same question of a dealer, and checked with a trusted independant parts supplier, and both said ,,,no stock.
Don't know if it's temporary till next batch is made, or permanent.
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