Missing Tow Hook Cover - 2005 Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG Long-Term Road Test

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edited August 2014 in Mercedes-Benz
imageMissing Tow Hook Cover - 2005 Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG Long-Term Road Test

We wouldn't suggest losing the tow hook cover on your 2005 Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG. It's a $130 part and that's when painting it yourself.

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  • bankerdannybankerdanny Member Posts: 1,021

    You guys have never heard of eBay? I would bet this sort of thing is available used. Heck, you might end up buying back your own cover. LOL

  • arcticbluetsxarcticbluetsx Member Posts: 79
    edited August 2014

    @miata52 said:
    Hmmm, body color looks pretty close to duct tape color.

    Duct tape- what can't it fix?

  • nomercy346nomercy346 Member Posts: 69

    So you guys are starting to address the items of that $14k service quote? Guess this was not the most important issue on that list ;)

  • sloanbjsloanbj Member Posts: 2

    May as well leave it open for all the towing that will be required

  • hybrishybris Member Posts: 365

    I will admit that I can understand the paint being a bit pricy because I would expect them the blend it to the current shade the car is given its age but still $95 for a piece of molded plastic I still have to call bull on that one.

  • quadcammerquadcammer Member Posts: 3

    come on ladies, you really need to do your homework.

    $65 from oediscountparts.com with free shipping. (from an MB dealer, in an MB box, with MB warranty)

    If you are not checking places like this before purchasing parts, you're simply throwing money away.

    paint can be sourced from a number of places for less than $20.

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