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Hi from SE England - SLK32 AMG

Hi All, nice to see an active well used forum. Wanted to say hello, Ive just purchased my first SLK, 2001 SLK32 AMG in silver. Only had it for a few days, but that engine puts a smile on my face every time I drive it

Got this one from a dealer, and its only done 33k miles. Looking at the MOT history its done just a few thousand miles in the last couple of years.

Obviously I dont know the full history, and you have to take a chance on seconds hand cars, but fingers crossed it drives real nice !

This is a weekend car, so should only come out for some fun a day or two a week....so hopefully will remain low millage.

One question, did the SLK 32 come with an air curtain behind the seats ?

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One question, did the SLK 32 come with an air curtain behind the seats ?

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Sadly, no.
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I must get around to taking some pictures of the car !



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Hello from SE England ! Sounds like a cracking 32, enjoy !! Regards Damian.
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Welcome from Hawaii.
I thought the 32 amg was released in 2002?
Try putting your vin here http://old.mbclub.ru/mb/vin/?lng=eng it will give you the specs on your car.
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thanks, I checked the VIN n the link you gave, all seems to check out....papers I have suggest the car was October 2001, the link says delivery 25/9/01.

I wasnt sure what date, but I guess it may have changed depending on what part of the world you tried to order from ?

Done a couple of hunder miles in her so far, still getting used to that power. Seem to get around 25 mpg with a mix of motorway and town driving.

Had the traction control come up a few times when pulling away and even when overtaking :-)

Must take more care with my right foot.....
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