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#1 Old 05-28-2009
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Hello there fellow SLK owners!

My name is Mike, I am a mechanical engineer in Great Falls, Montana. I currently own a fire mist red 1999 slk230 and am looking to add some custom and performance parts.
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Welcome Mike! I wanna say Firemist Red is one of my favorites, after black, of course!
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Welcome from New Hampshire Mike. There are lots of things you can do to the 230 if you have deep pockets. The best mod is the overdrive crank pulley and MAF relocation kit. Of course with that you should install a bigger intercooler to reduce the increase in AIT.
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Welcome Mike. Post some pix when you get a chance.
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