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SLK55 - some people just shouldn't be let loose modifying cars

Hi all,

Just saw this advertisement for a SLK55.

Out of all the owners ridiculous modifications, I just love the six exhaust tips.

http://www.autotrader.co.uk/classifi...01209452776226

Surely this has to go down in history as one of the worst modified AMGs!!!
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Hilarious! Why did they stop at 6? fill up the back!


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Gah - must be all the blue LED's - but you think they would have at least tried to make the "extra" exhaust pipes match?!

Offer him 10k, tell him it will take the difference to "fix" the car. :P



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Wow that is a bit strange. Why didn't he add 3 more so it would go all the way across the back bumper?
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That's what I said!


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Besides for the ridicluos exhaust and bad quality pictures. Maybe go with half the less its a nice car. There I said it
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That's what I said!
LOL sorry, I see your signature and my brain says, "TOO MUCH TO READ MOVE ON."
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Really? you don't have to read below the eagle, just above it

Wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!
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it has flappy paddle doors too?

Ho on earth do you get out in tight parking spaces, the doors are long enough to start with
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it has flappy paddle doors too?

Ho on earth do you get out in tight parking spaces, the doors are long enough to start with
Aren't they better for tight spaces , so long as it's not height wise ??
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Aren't they better for tight spaces , so long as it's not height wise ??
I could see myself cracking my head getting in and out with lambo doors. They do need a bit less space to open but if your parked that close to other vehicles you going to get dents from the other vehicle doors especial if its a 4 x 4 with a child seat in it
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Really? you don't have to read below the eagle, just above it

Wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!
I tend to skim the posts. Rarely do I actually read, unless I find something new. Sorry I totally missed you saying the 6 pipes.
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I could see myself cracking my head getting in and out with lambo doors. They do need a bit less space to open but if your parked that close to other vehicles you going to get dents from the other vehicle doors especial if its a 4 x 4 with a child seat in it
Tell me about it ! Some bas***d took a 2cm chunk out of the paint on my passenger door last Saturday in a shopping centre carpark !!!
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time 2 beef it up abit more with the Hello Kitty Excaust Pipe.

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time 2 beef it up abit more with the Hello Kitty Excaust Pipe.

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time 2 beef it up abit more with the Hello Kitty Excaust Pipe.

Nice !! Where can I get one ???
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