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hey!! newbie here :)

hey guys and gals!! i am new on here!! names Marky and i am from London, England!!

i aint quite got an SLk yet but should b hopefully purchasing a 55 early 2010!!

i do love my cars and atm i drive a Mk1 Audi TT 3.2 V6!!! a nice car but so boring to drive!! before the TT i did have a Renault Clio 172 Cup, stripped out with bucket seats and a rollcage!! the Clio also run a fully setup Coilover suspension and ran on Semi Slick tyres ( Toyo 888s )!!

so from goin from a pure drivers car to the TT i was bound to get bored quickly!! hence why i want the AMG to make me smile once again when i drive

i hope to be on here quite often and hopefully i will b posting up some pictures of my very own SLK real soon!!!

anyways enuff of the boring u all!! see ya around
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Welcome Marky and have fun hunting for the SLK55. UK-C200 is in London (Birmingham) IIRC.

I know you want the 6-pot front brake calipers. For US spec vehicles, they changed the fornt and rear brake calipers starting model year 2008. 2007 model year is the year with shift paddles (instead of buttons) and still keeping the 6-pot front brake calipers.

IIRC, for London, the Airscarf is a nice option and don't forget HID (BiXenon) headlamps. Forget about the OEM infrared SmartKey rooftop operation option.

Once you have the 55, SmartTop roof module would be my first recommendation.

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Welcome to the fold from ooop norf....West Yorkshire!
Keep tellin ya, West Yorks is "Darn Sarf" - almost equatorial

Whoops - missed out the 'Welcome from NE England' bit!!






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Keep tellin ya, West Yorks is "Darn Sarf" - almost equatorial
anything North of the M25 is "Op North"
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From one sarfener to another! Great minds think alike (I just happen to live ooop 'ere!)
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welcome! the 55 will put a smile on your face for sure!
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2nd welcome from NE England via Leeds!!!!!

Wooley, whats it like being a sarfener?????
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Wooley, whats it like being a sarfener?????
Gonna be an honorary Stocksfieldian in a couple of weeks!!






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