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Fare thee well..

Probably a surprise for some but I have sold the SLK

I would like to thank you all once again for being the best forum in the world for being so welcoming, helpful and knowledgeable. You are awesome

I had considered selling if I got a good price for it, which I did, so took the opportunity while it was there. The money will be helpful to help buy my first house, hopefully this year! Just need to resist buying a C63 with it and the other money I have saved up

Not sure what I'll get next. May be an M3 At the moment I'm carless as it all happened pretty quickly He was very keen I pointed him in this direction so who knows he might join soon.

Thankies once again and I'll probably stick around to see what goes on, who knows may be i'll miss the SLK so much I buy another one!

Enjoy your top down cruising, from now on for me that will mean something else...

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Thankies once again and I'll probably stick around to see what goes on, who knows may be i'll miss the SLK so much I buy another one!
Guess we'll see you soon again with an announcement to introduce your new SLK

Good luck with your house hunting
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Good luck with the house and the next car buy.

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You don't actually need an SLK to hang around you know , but good luck with the house/car hunting !
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Best of luck on the house and next car. One can certainly sleep in their car but a house is so much more comfortable.
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Best of luck with the house! If you do choose to get an M3 I don't think you'd regret it - I am having a blast with mine, it's a fantastic car to split miles with my SLK, and the 8000+ rpm scream is wonderful. Makes me wish even more that I had gotten an SLK55 at the start.
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Houses are fun as well Spuds! I have found that timing is everything and it looks like you have taken advantage of that. Best of luck and stop by this house when you can!
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Sad to see you go was hoping to see you and that car at a meet in the summer good luck with everything.

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You don't actually need an SLK to hang around you know , but good luck with the house/car hunting !
What he said, , I don't have one and I'm still here. Good luck with the house.
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Am busy off shore and only just read your post. Good luck with your house hunting, and the M3 if you get one. Take care mate.
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A friend who has a number of expensive cars said to me: “You can sleep in your car but you can’t drive your house”. In spite of his “wisdom”, good luck with your house hunting.
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Well, got my self a.....Renault Clio 172...! Don't judge! LOL. Its just a temporary car (I hope) while I look for a decent M3...now also considering CLK55...it takes me ages to decide on a car But I do miss that V8!
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Good Luck the downside been a Home Owner normally they come with a Betty Stuff breaks she tells you to hang Curtains and move Stuff around. I would go with the 55 and a Studio Apartment.
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