fragile paint on the newer cars?

cobram at cobram at
Wed Aug 27 11:50:38 PDT 2008

Mercedes is having the same problem with paint.  An acquaintance just got
his out of warranty, high mileage S Class painted for free by Mercedes. 
I don't know if they're doing it for lesser models or not.  Misery loves
company I guess.  ;-)

"God's a kid with an ant farm, lady. He's not planning anything."
Dan DiBiase <d_dibiase at> writes:

> LOL, that's exactly what popped into my mind as well. Something 
> about that silvery-blue GM paint that just didn't seem to take 
> hold.... My Dad had an Olds 98 from the late '80's that was that 
> color and had that problem.

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