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#1 Old 06-03-2009
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Greetings to all on here from Bangkok and thanks for some very useful info that helped in our search for an SLK which is now realised. Well almost anyway. We collect the car this afternoon at about 5pm Bangkok time.

2002 SLK230, silver with blue, main dealer fsh and with 60k on the clock it's more like a 2 year old.

Though really a bit of a pressie for my wife I'm sure I will get a lot of use out of the car as well (and fun). Painful having to pay nearly three times the price of a similar car in UK but that's pretty much true for many cars here.

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Hey, thanks for the great welcome. The car is now home with us and tucked up safely for the night, I hope. Spent the early evening checking out a few things and have a couple of questions, maybe I need to start a new thread somewhere else.

You can see pictures of the car on the dealers site, as long as they stay up at:

http://www.bananacars.com/index.php?...6&car_id=SLK-9

Minor points noticed this evening:

Glove box alignment
Ashtray locking spring very weak
Looks like a bulb out in the dash, fuel guage and left side of speedometer.
Antenna loose

Cheers for now

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great!

update your vehicle info in your profile please. Thanks


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