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#101 Old 12-18-2018
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As a follow on I spoke to Mercedes in Cambridge, 208, 2 days delivery. Result!
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Did the roof this morning. Fairly easy as everyone has said, some clips came away when removing the old one but easily remedied. I think you have to be reasonably courageous in tackling this and pull fairly hard to get the clips out, but they do come out ok. Spent another half an hour checking that I had done it correctly! Cant believe how good the result is with very little outlay.
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I also did the headliner swap today, 10 min job.

thanks to littleghoti for the heads-up and parts numbers.
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uh, i've just looked through the decoded VIN of the car i'm about to buy and the following lines appear:

Release Date 2013-10-25

4U8 FIXED GLASS ROOF WITH INNER HEADLINER

91U ROOF INTERIOR TRIM, BLACK FOIL

so i guess no sunroof for me.

*but*

It's black foil.. on glass.
I mean, how hard could it be, to remove the foil and wipe off the adhesive?
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So, mines a 2015 model and according to my data card I've got a "4U8 FIXED GLASS ROOF WITH INNER HEADLINER".


Does that mean I should see daylight if |I remove the head lining, or will I have this black foil liner.


Derek
look for
91U ROOF INTERIOR TRIM, BLACK FOIL
in your VIN decode
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Yes I ordered & fit mine in less than 5 minutes only last month. Total cost 185. Happ driving.
Hi where did you get yours from as I live in Leeds
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