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Air ducts leading to the breaks?

I have an appointment tomorrow for potential purchase of an SLK32 AMG. The dealer told me it had a Carlson front bumper and therefore had the fog lights removed. Didn't make any since to me. Upon further questioning, I found out that the previous owner used the openings for the fog light to run an air duct to the brakes. Has anyone heard about this?

The car has little over 100k and seems to be in pretty good condition. Interior is all intact and could not make out any flaws on the exterior.

There is an issue with the roof not closing properly which seems to be a common trend with every SLK I look into. Besides that everything else supposedly is good.
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nope. if that was modified, who know what else was modified. post the vin so you can see what options it came with and possibly what has changed if anything


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Talk the dealer down $2,000 because of the roof, if you take it to a MB dealer they will charge you at least that much to diagnose & fix it.


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