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#1 Old 07-22-2009
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Great to find like minded car SLK lovers. Thanks for letting me enter. I just purchased a 2003 SLK 320 on my way to buy a Z4 Bimmer....haha No really i was out with a buddy specifically to check out this ride and told the guy I needed to look at another Z4 I spotted on Craig's list in Thousand Oaks (red leather with 3.0) before making my decision. Then on my way home south on the 101 my friend spotted the SLK in an MB dealer lot. We had to check it out. I drove that Magma Red beauty for 10 minutes and signed the deal. I love that car. Almost as much as S**....LOL Hoping to glean lots of info from you experienced folks and get in on any Cal rides going on (especially up hwy 1)....Ciao
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Hope to have many very fun miles with her.....
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Welcome from Arizona! Isee you are from Santa Maria. I am currently working with three hospitals in that area. It's beautiful there. Great place for some top down drives!

Check out the threads about our upcoming SLKW Vegas trip. Maybe you would like to join the SoCal folks on the caravan ride to our gathering.


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Welcome and congratulations V6SLK !!

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Wow how cool....I have new friends from all over the country and UK even. I will have to checkout the link to the Vegas ride. Sounds good if I can swing it time wise. As soon as I figure out how to post pix I will do that too. On a sad note my baby is at the dealer for a top repair right now. It seems it did not want to open last week and the dealer had to order a part?? that's on back order. stay tuned... I will update when I get all the details. I had one month so far of great motoring with her though. Hoping for more summer fun.....
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