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I do everything myself 2 16.67%
I write the check 3 25.00%
I do the easy stuff-everything else is outsourced 8 66.67%
My other half does it 2 16.67%
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Who does your repairs/mods/updates?

I would like to know who does what!


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Good thread Chicky!


Mods:

SmartTop install -I helped Kevin and Preston (husband and son). I could probably install one by myself now.

Headlight replacement - I helped K and P install one and I did the other with minimal help.

Side markers - K did one, I did the other.

Brake light - K and me.

Windrestrictor - K and P

License plate nuts - me

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Oil changes - K, P, and Dustin (other son)

Check fluids - Me

Air in Tires - Me

Other repairs - My Benz dealer (exclusively)

Pumping gas - Me only, I use only Shell V-Tech, K will put any super premium brand in.

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Wash - Usually D, but I have been doing it lately.

Wax - D

Sweep - K or D

Interior detail - me

I don't like to get my hands dirty, or break a nail!
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I did and they are NICE! I love the King of Bling xo!


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So far, apart from servicing, which to be honest is a no brainer price wise, everything is ME!!!!!

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Sean, this is the sophisticated ladies section...I thought you were a male?
Errrmmmm .... didn't spot the section, just the title.... whoops... (he says as he backs out of the thread very carefully....)

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Sean, this is the sophisticated ladies section...I thought you were a male?
Whoops!! - who reads that stuff anyway!!



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I dress up also. Member of the red hat society
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I drive my SLK to an outsourced location usually - hubby does the rest.
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I dress up also. Member of the red hat society
I used to be a Red Hatter...As a matter if fact...THE QUEEN. Well, I'm still the queen, but not a Red Hat one. LOL
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My oldest son does all the work on my car. He's a mechanic, so I've got it made. I or my husband wash & wax my car. I never washed any cars in my life, he's the expert at it. But, I like washing, waxing and cleaning the interior of Rosie even in this hot Florida weather.
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Mike, this is the sophisticated ladies section...you sure you want to keep this post?
It's ok to be in touch with your ...... er.......hmmmm........feminine side?

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hmmmm........King of Bling? RU referring to me?

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she sure is. u should ask for your license plate bolts back


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