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Old 09-30-2012, 07:40 AM
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Originally Posted by schnell525 View Post
I had no rattles in my F10 11 535 and none in my 12.
Agree, still no rattles after 28kmi in my 2011 550.

Originally Posted by schnell525 View Post
Don't let the Benz fanbois talk you into MBTex. It isn't leather, and doesn't smell like leather. MB dealers like to not mention that their cars are vinyl. I think most buyers think it's leather. Well it sure the hell is not. A hot day will show you how bad the E class off-gasses. You'll need to clean the windows every 3 days from the build up. You don't see this in BMW.
I guess I'm an MB fanboy (despite currently owning two Bimmers) since I think MBTex is great. Mrs D prefers it to leather, and for the rougher wear & tear in an SUV, I prefer it too. We had MBTex in our MB GL450 and over 4 years of ownership, the MBTex never had any wear or gassing issues.

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