I am old enough to remember when "we" all laughed at the Japanese imports -- pieces of junk. Those pieces of junk are now called Lexus.
On 1/31/06, Hendrik Riessen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > It's all about quality control, does some factory in Taiwan have the same > quality control systems in place as a genuine supplier to DC? I don't > think > so and if you end up with the one in a 1000 filter that is faulty you are > going to be might annoyed. > Also judging a product by just looking at it is not a good way of testing > quality. Then again if people are willing to take the risk let them. I am > just surprised that Rusty is even thinking about selling mayfit parts from > the cheapcopy factory. > I recently bought some clear turn signal assemblies for my 123 off ebay > and > they are cheap copies to say the least but there is a difference between > turn signal assemblies and filters. > > Hendrik > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Bob Rentfro" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: "Mercedes Discussion List" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 9:07 AM > Subject: Re: [MBZ] More cool specials > > > > Hendrik asked the tough question: > > > > "Question is, are you willing to risk your reputation with these cheap > > filters. Just because they look similar does not mean that the quality > is > > the same. Personally I pay a little extra to get genuine filters. > > Also are you willing to guarantee these filters?" > > > > > > I don't believe Rusty can be duped.... > > He does this for a living. He's not going to fling out a piece of crap > out > > there for us. > > He certainly can make more money selling us the filters we're used to > > buying. Why would he risk invoking our collective ire? > > > > Bob Rentfro > > '77 300D 148K (waiting on some of Rusty's good parts) > > '01 VW Beetle TDI 61K > > Litchfield Park, AZ > > > > > > > > _______________________________________ > > http://www.striplin.net > > For new parts see official list sponsor: http://www.buymbparts.com/ > > For used parts email [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > > http://striplin.net/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_striplin.net > > > > > > -- > > No virus found in this incoming message. > > Checked by AVG Anti-Virus. > > Version: 7.0.338 / Virus Database: 267.14.23/242 - Release Date: > > 26/01/2006 > > > > _______________________________________ > http://www.striplin.net > For new parts see official list sponsor: http://www.buymbparts.com/ > For used parts email [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > http://striplin.net/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_striplin.net > -- 1977 240D 1983 VW Quantum turbo diesel 5-speed 1972 Honda CB-500K motorcycle http://www.airamericaradio.com/listen