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#1 Old 07-30-2011
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Hi folkes!

Just bought a 2005 SLK 280 on Thursday and it is one of the best cars I've ever driven.

The front plastic grille between the bonnet and the bumper is a bit cracked where it bolts on to the body. You can't see it from the outside but I know it's there. Can you tell me of a source for this part in the UK? I emailed Mercedes at Tamworth to get the official part price, but if I can save a couple of quid that'd be nice
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Hi from a lovely sunny top down day in London,

Congrats on the car, sorry can thelp with the part, i'm sure someone will be along soon to help
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Perhaps post a foto of the damaged part. It may be far cheaper to repair than replace (as you say it's not visible outside).
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Hello form the Isle of Wight.

280 - good choice.

No idea on the part. You'll have to keep a look out for one that's been rear-ended - or perhaps more likeley has an offside impact on the form that leaves the bit you want undamaged.
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