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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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Mechanic say I have oil leak & need 3 cam covers replaced

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Mechanic say I have oil leak & need 3 cam covers replaced for $450 - I'm a women and afraid I'm being ripped off! Told me all this after I paid $700 for a new alternator- car is a 2007 350 clk with 70,000 miles! Thanks for any help you can give me!
JA: Have you ever replaced the gaskets? Maybe the hoses?
Customer: I don't know!
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: 2007 clk350
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No I'm a women & don't know anything about cars
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: You
Mechanic say I have oil leak & need 3 cam covers replaced for $450 - I'm a women and afraid I'm being ripped off! Told me all this after I paid $700 for a new alternator- car is a 2007 350 clk with 70,000 miles! Thanks for any help you can give me!
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 10 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to assist you.

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 10 months ago.

First, I need to know exactly what kind of help you are looking for...are you just trying to see if this is a legitimate recommendation? Are you looking to see if the price sounds reasonable? I'll be standing by and I look forward to serving you!

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
to all!
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I can only afford $5 so why did change my card $26? I feel like I'm getting ripped off!
I just wanted a simple answer to my question!
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 10 months ago.

I am sorry, I don't have any control over that end of the website. I am an expert and all I am able to do is answer questions for you.

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 10 months ago.

Would you like for me to continue or do you need to contact the website administrator before we proceed?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I can read your messages they are all blurry
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Just answer my original question