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#1 Old 07-24-2014
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Hi, I ordered a 2015 SLK55 AMG back in April and, according to my dealer, is still about a month out so I'm waiting with much anticipation.
If anyone has some coping strategies they can share I would appreciate it.
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And more beer....
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What Jeff and Wheelbase said! More beer, or more wine, to take the edge off. Remember, good things come to those who wait!

And welcome from Hillsboro, Oregon. Check out the Seattle-based Pacific Northwest SLKs group as they do a lot of events together; I'm sure you'll want to join them. Down here the Beaver State SLKs group is just getting off the ground. We're planning a drive up the Columbia River Gorge for August 9th; check us out under the Community tab under Social Groups. There's also an Olympic Penninsula group that's new, too!
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My car was finished on the 2nd of July, VIN# WDDPK7FA6FF097590

Options:
197 Obsidian Black Metallic
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P30 AMG Handling Package
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6P5 Factory Code <------ anybody know what this is?
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If only the solution to the long wait was some beer (or even the fancier beverages suggested).

I ordered a Smarttop for it so I'll put that in right away but time is passing like the month before Christmas for a 5 year old. Something to speed up time would be nice.

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Hi, welcome from the North of Scotland. Congratulations on your new SLK.

You could spend some time excersising your smile muscles in preparation for the constant smile that you'll have when it does arrive.
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Greetings from Tennessee !

You live in a great place for an SLK - Curvy roads in the mountains.

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Hi zombie, a warm welcome from Southern Arizona. Congratulations on your new ride. This is a good time to exercise your smile muscles as this car has a very high smiles to miles ratio. Enjoy the people, the forum, and top down cruisin'.
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Something to speed up time would be nice.


I'm afraid that there's no TARDIS option available for any Mercedes-Benz, and the aftermarket can't supply one, either!

Patience, young Padawan...

(Not bad, two Sci-Fi references in one post...)
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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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You have your window sticker but I went and got you your datacard. Hope you don't mind
I'm sorry to report that I still haven't got the car and it looks like it's still waiting for a ship.
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