Silver Star is a good indy shop in Vienna.  Ask for Peter.

On Tue, May 11, 2021 at 3:02 PM Randy Bennell via Mercedes <
mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

> I have posted photos before of a set of ramps that I made out of 3/4"
> plywood. I didn't invent them. They were a plan in a car magazine way
> back when. I made a taller set back in the early 70's that I used with a
> pickup truck to get it higher. In the 80's or 90's I made another set
> with a more gradual slope to permit me to drive our then Taurus or Sable
> onto them and not take out the front spoiler. The other advantage of
> them is that being a more gradual slope, it is much easier for the car
> to climb them.
>
> Randy
>
> On 11/05/2021 12:03 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes wrote:
> >   One of my favorite things about a 240D is that it'll easily drive up
> onto a set of ramps. Mine are also old Sears ramps. To get my Jetta up on
> ramps requires 3 pieces of 2x6 to make a ramp so the front air dam doesn't
> hit.
> > -Curt
> >
> >      On Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 12:26:47 PM EDT, Jim Cathey via Mercedes <
> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >
> >   > I don’t have a safe way to [get under the car], may need to take it
> to a shop
> >
> > A set of ramps is usually pretty easy.  Son just welded the muffler back
> on
> > the 190D using a set of green pressed steel ramps.  (Old Sears product?)
> >
> > -- Jim
> >
> >
>
>
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