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#1 Old 08-19-2014
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New to Mercedes Benz

I have just put the deposit down on a 2006 MB 280SLK. I have never joined a forum before so i will have to see what this is all about.
I pick up the car on the 28th or 29th August and am quite looking forward to the experience
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Hi from London,

Welcome aboard, roll on the 28/29 you'll love the car and the forum!
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Welcome to the elite SLKWorld forum!

Just a few suggestions to make your time here a fun and informative experience...

Please update your location in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information. Click “USER CP” on the upper right, “YOUR CONTROL PANEL” will show on the left, below is ‘Your Profile’ click on ‘Edit your Details’, scroll down to ‘Additional Information’ and fill it in.

The "Search" feature at the top right of the page is for searching the forum. Many questions have already been asked and answered by our knowledgeable members.

If you are having difficulty finding a solution, you can post your question in the appropriate discussion forum. By doing this, you should receive a quicker response, but please be patient as the forum is worldwide and members live in different time zones.

Private Message (pm) is a tool to communicate with other members privately for instructions or just chatting. In order to do this you must have at least 15 posts. It's easy to obtain the posts by clicking on the New Members Introduce Yourself Here section and just welcome the new members (like we welcomed you).

To post a picture, either start a new thread or reply to one, type what you want to say and click on the 'paper clip' just above, this will open a window to your left, click on 'browse', go to your pictures, and double click on the one you want to post, click on 'upload' and then 'submit' your post.

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As a new member you can use the New Posts link at the top of the info bar. It's a great way to see all of the posts you have missed since you were on the forum last.

When you are ready to leave the forum just click on "Quick Links" and click 'mark forums read', this will clear your screen for when you log on again.

Post your vin in the Vehicle Data Card Request section to get a data card (options on your car) free.

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Welcome from NE England. Congratulations on your SLK.

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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Valrico, Florida!

Please update your location in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information if you haven’t.
Follow exactly to update: ‘Usercp’ at the top of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘location’. Your profile is NOT updated in your ‘personal garage’.



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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
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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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Welcome from Portland, Oregon.
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Welcome from Bellevue, WA (I recently bought a 2006 also!)
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Congratulations and welcome from the US to the SLK global community.
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Welcome from Hillsboro, Oregon, and an owner of another '06 SLK280. Does yours have the One True Transmission, a 6-speed manual, as mine does?
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A warm welcome from Southern Arizona. Good to have you on board. Enjoy the people, the forum, and top down cruisin'.
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