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    FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    The PO of my vehicle had the windshield replaced at some point, and I was therefore missing my rectangular 'a MERCEDES-BENZ product' decal. As has been discussed here many times before, the correct stickers are no longer available from MB. There is a replica available on ebay, but these are a bit disappointing. They have rounded corners as opposed to the correct square ones, and are of a two piece design (the text is printed on a clear sticker, which is then applied to a white backing). The originals were one piece.

    Needless to say, I didn't like either option; so I went about getting my own made. Gerry and Dave both helped me tremendously in the development process providing me with a sample decal, and feedback on the overall transparency of the decal. Thanks guys!

    I was able to work with a decal supplier to design a new replica, and are pretty happy with the results! Here is a close up of one applied on my car:



    The sticker has the correct rectangular corners, is of a one piece design, and is the appropriate dimensions, both in the size of the sticker, and the size of the text. The text is solid crisp and clear (The image above is coming through super-sized and at a low res for some reason, which makes the text appear jagged... it is not).

    I have extras of these decals that I am selling to board members for $6 USD + shipping (which is essentially a stamp, ~.50 cents). If you are interested, please PM me.

    If you have other questions or would like additional info, don't hesitate to reach out. Thanks for looking!

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    FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Please mark me down for five of these. Will need cardboard in the envelope for stiffening; Priority mail letter size envelope is preferred ($7-8 for mailing).

    This is for an additional five stickers to the five I have, plus two eBay repops.

    12 stickers ought to feed my hoarding need well for the next 20-25 years. Someday these stickers will be worth big bucks.

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    a777fan,

    Thanks for your efforts.
    Paypal'd for 5 stickers.
    If you can wrap them in cereal box cardboard and mail via 4-1/8 x 9-1/2 envelope, would be greatly appreciated.

    Cheers

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    No Prob Stevester... as long as you are OK with a slightly higher shipping cost. I can let you know a total when I ship. Please advise!


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    a777fan,

    Thanks for your efforts.
    Paypal'd for 5 stickers.
    If you can wrap them in cereal box cardboard and mail via 4-1/8 x 9-1/2 envelope, would be greatly appreciated.

    Cheers

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Quote Originally Posted by a777fan View Post
    No Prob Stevester... as long as you are OK with a slightly higher shipping cost. I can let you know a total when I ship. Please advise!
    I'll do 15.

    Can you fire me out a PayPal invoice?

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    I'm good with the pricer/safer shipping!

    Glad this came together...my stash of originals was getting LOW....!


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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Such a great job, a777fan. Really nicely done.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    I'll take 4, just PM me your PP and I'll take care of it right away.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Ha, I was going to scrape this off my E420 thinking it was an aftermarket sticker. Anyways knows if E320 came with this sticker or just the V8s?

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    My 1993 300ce came with one.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeym View Post
    Ha, I was going to scrape this off my E420 thinking it was an aftermarket sticker. Anyways knows if E320 came with this sticker or just the V8s?
    It’s been well-documented on this forum.

    ALL W124s in the US starting with more year 1992 came with this sticker. Also some 1991 124s had this specific sticker.

    All W126s and all 1986-1991 W124s had the similar “A Daimler-Benz Product” sticker.

    Didnt matter what engine the car had — if it was a US-spec car sold through the MBNA dealer channel, it had one of these stickers.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Quote Originally Posted by gerryvz View Post
    It’s been well-documented on this forum.

    ALL W124s in the US starting with more year 1992 came with this sticker. Also some 1991 124s had this specific sticker.

    All W126s and all 1986-1991 W124s had the similar “A Daimler-Benz Product” sticker.

    Didnt matter what engine the car had — if it was a US-spec car sold through the MBNA dealer channel, it had one of these stickers.
    Thanks Gerry and Stevester.
    A777fan@ it was great meeting you today and getting the damper for the center console.
    If you have a sticker, pls save one for me. No rush as always and COD.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Quote Originally Posted by gerryvz View Post
    ALL W124s in the US starting with more year 1992 came with this sticker. Also some 1991 124s had this specific sticker.
    Were these stickers only on U.S. based cars? (I think the answer is yes as I have looked at Euro and Japanese W124s and the ones I looked at did not have these, yet all 3 of the US '90's MB's I had have these stickers)

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    How many do you have left for sale?

    I'd like a few...
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    I'd like 5x also if they are available....

    EDIT: Make that 10 please for my stash
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    FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    As I said previously, ALL cars delivered by MBNA through the North American dealer network had these stickers installed. You see them on 116s, 107s, 123s, 124s (thru 1991), 201s and 126s in “A DAIMLER-BENZ PRODUCT” form, and on post-1991 124s, 140s, 129s, 202s etc in “A MERCEDES-BENZ PRODUCT” form.

    These stickers are not found on non-US models.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Gerry I know these stickers came in the owners manuals in w124's in Ireland / UK. Including the w124 200 we bought in 1987. A white sticker identical to what is in this thread. (They were not fitted to the car- but were nearly always present in the owners manual pack)
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    Quote Originally Posted by JC220 View Post
    Gerry I know these stickers came in the owners manuals in w124's in Ireland / UK. Including the w124 200 we bought in 1987. A white sticker identical to what is in this thread. (They were not fitted to the car- but were nearly always present in the owners manual pack)
    I have seen dozens if not HUNDREDS of 124s and 126s in all countries of Europe over the past 20 years and have NEVER seen one of these stickers mounted to the windshield.

    I had not heard they were part of the owner’s manual pack in the UK, however.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Thanks for all the interest guys! I won't have enough on hand to fully go around if everyone who has currently expressed interest follows through with a payment, but I can procure more. There appears to be a bit of pent up demand here!

    I'll reach out to everyone via PM who has contacted me in the order in which your communication was received. I'll send you my PP address and your total price with shipping, and I'll then give you 2 business days to send me the funds. If you don't send me the funds within that window, I'll move your allotment on to the next interested party. Don't worry if you miss out on this round. I'll be ordering more!

    Watch your inbox for a message from me!

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    A bit more info on shipping these bad boys. You'll have two options, barring an extremely large order:

    1) I should be able to fit these things safely into a regular sized envelope. I'll include a couple of index cards to keep things secure. This will cost you a regular stamp. ~.50 cents
    2) If you want to be super secure, I can ship with re-enforcement in a Priority Mail envelope. That will be $6.70.

    All funds in USD.

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    PM sent!
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    I would like 3

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    Your in-box is full. Put me down for 5 please when you do another run.
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    It looks like Triple Trouble needs a new production run of at least 250 to 500 stickers. You should be able to get some good economy of scale the more you order, making your enterprise more profitable.

    I would also advertise these on eBay, as well as on those "other" forums out there. You should sell out, right quick.

    HIGHLY recommend that you include at least one piece of cardboard (if not sandwiching them between two pieces), as three of the five stickers that I recevied prior were creased from handling.

    I'm not complaining. However, this is why I'm ordering more from you, but with Priority Mail flat rate letter with plenty of cardboard inside for $7.00 postage.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Put me down for 2, if you have any left or end up making more.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Quote Originally Posted by gerryvz View Post
    It looks like Triple Trouble needs a new production run of at least 250 to 500 stickers. You should be able to get some good economy of scale the more you order, making your enterprise more profitable.

    I would also advertise these on eBay, as well as on those "other" forums out there. You should sell out, right quick.

    HIGHLY recommend that you include at least one piece of cardboard (if not sandwiching them between two pieces), as three of the five stickers that I recevied prior were creased from handling.

    I'm not complaining. However, this is why I'm ordering more from you, but with Priority Mail flat rate letter with plenty of cardboard inside for $7.00 postage.

    Cheers,
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    Thanks for the feedback Gerry. I'll see how the ones I sent out prior to seeing this fair.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    OK, so the current run is all spoken for. If I have stickers for you, I have reached out to you via PM.

    I have already contacted the supplier for more, and they are on the way. It should only be a couple of weeks max. I will make another post here when they arrive. In the mean time, if you have questions, please feel free to reach out!

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    In for some when you get more.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s



    Stickers are back in stock!

    Price: $6.00 /sticker

    Shipping-

    Option 1: $0.50 for a letter envelope with the stickers between two index cards
    Option 2: $7.20 Priority Mail Flat Rate box (for those who like extra protection & tracking)

    If you are interested, please PayPal (via Friends & Family!) me your total via the above pricing matrix to: jonathan.j.butterworth@gmail.com. In your payment, please include a note which contains:

    1) Your name
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    4) How many stickers you want
    5) Which shipping option you want

    Once i have received your payment and processed your shipment I will follow up with you via a forum PM!

    Thanks, and let me know if you have any questions.
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    How much more for postage to Vancouver Canada?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sam SL View Post
    How much more for postage to Vancouver Canada?
    Option 1 (Envelope) $1.00
    Option 2 (Priority Box) $25.95 <-- Crazaaay!

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    In for 2, sent PP. thanks!

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    Paypal sent. Thanks!
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    All current orders have been filled, and will be shipping out tomorrow! You should have a Forum PM or email from me saying as such. Let me know if you have PayPal'ed me and didn't hear back!


    If you are still interested, Please see post 28 for all details on how to order. If you are located internationally, PM me, and I can figure out shipping for you.

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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    Thanks again!
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    Re: FS: Replica MB Windshield Decals for 1990+ W124s

    All PayPals have again been responded to, and stickers will be shipping shortly.

    If you have sent money and have NOT heard from me, let me know.

    See Post 28 for ordering instructions, and please, remember to send funds via 'Friends & Family'. Otherwise, you'll be stuck with an annoying message from me, asking for more money to cover the PayPal fees.

    Thanks!

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