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I am looking at changing my rear suspension arms (8 in total). I found a set on eBay for sale for Ł86 free postage made by a company called Meyle, anybody know if these are good please?
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meyle, lemforder and Febi-Bilstein

are OEM suppliers to MB. It is generally held that Lemforder may well be the best of them. Do compare their prices to MB's own, you never know your luck, you might also be able to buy the parts from a motor factor. research is the key.



There are some PU bushes available for SLKs. Have a think about slipping some of those in, as you are going elbows-deep already.
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Meyle has decent parts, go for it.

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