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#1 Old 09-24-2010
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Not so new member ;)

Hello,

I have joined the forum sometime ago but I wasn't actively following it. I am planning on doing some custom exterior modifications and I have found the forum really helpful more than any other source online.

I am really happy about my 05.SLK.200K the only things which bothers me are the brakes.

I know what I should expect (and shouldn't expect) from my car so I am not that much willing to fill it with performance mods.

2 days ago I have ordered some AMG parts from Germany. I will post photos as I receive them.
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#2 Old 09-24-2010
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Thank you! I got some welcomes couple of months ago but aftersome time I felt like writing to this section again

I am going to purchase another car in December so I will play around with the exterior of this one. And of course I will have some questions
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Welcome from Blighty....

I've not found ours to be particularly lacking, but I guess the standard brakes on the 200 can best be described as OK/alright.

If like me you have 16" rims, then you'll need to change them to at least 17" if you want to run the 4-pot 350 brakes, which are a bolt-on upgrade.
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