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2009 SLK300/Black,
When washing the car i have noticed a pointed piece of black plastic sticking out about a half inch from the surface of the black grill; this is on the drivers side about 1 inch directly left (toward center) of the chrome fog light ring. Is this a sensor or something like that, maybe a plastic line-up pin for something mounted behind the grill on that side (does not exist of the pass. side grill). Diameter is about 1/8 inch at base coming to a dull point. Any guesses or educated answers?
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I think its the outside temp sensor. I am sure someone will confirm or correct me
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I just checked on the search. Yes its the outside temp sensor )
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ahhhh, the search function! bet there were a hundred threads on the subject, no?


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Got it right Jon! ;-)



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After I thanked Jeff I typed a reply Hit submit and Google couldnt find slkworld and I had to back out and come back in !!!!!!
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Jon, format c:\ Just kidding!!!


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I have started copying my text before I submit now. At least I can paste it instead of Google dumping it
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