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Hi I just joined this forum today.
I have 2006 SLK 280. It is not a lease, I bought it with full cash at the dealership. I plan to keep it as a easy ocean drive car for a long time.
Services for my car were always done at MB dealership, but now I am thinking about going to non-dealer service center. (to save some money)
Can anyone recommend a good service center in Los Angeles/Orange County area?

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Welcome Soliterry. Isn't the car still under warranty? If you use an independent MB garage to do the work, make sure their work will be honored for warranty reasons.

I go to MB of Laguna Niguel for service (ask for Scott Parry, service advisor).

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I plan to keep it as a easy ocean drive car for a long time.

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Try Ken yu, 626 444 7338. Great guy, great prices, great services. he's on the corner of valley and baldwin in el monte, CA. Call ahead though, there's always a wait for service to be done. He only has partial Service computer though, so if the problem is purely electrical he may not be able to help you.

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