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Hi everyone, just thought I'd do the honourable thing and introduce myself. Just bought my first SLK (well actually my first Mercedes....) its a 99 R170 in silver with red and black interior. My wife and I bought it as a 2nd car for weekends and a bit of fun. We are really pleased with it so far. Already been looking at shiny chrome bits for it and picked up an exhaust cover, number plate surround and new mats etc. I'm a bike man at heart and have 3 Harley's but this has really got me into Car driving again, so much so I havent touched my bikes.... I'm sure I will have questions in the future, just reading through all the threads for info. Cheers Karl
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I'm a bike man at heart and have 3 Harley's l
How does that work?? (Harleys don't count as bikes).

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Welcome from Surrey, You'll love it! I have a SLK200 (r170) xreg black with red interior! Enjoy!!!
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[QUOTE=Woolly;129868]How does that work?? (Harleys don't count as bikes).


LMAO, Welcome karl, from Florida.

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Hi Karl

welcome and don't mind what Woolly says, I also have a Harley. An '07 Sportster 1200 in yellow.

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