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#1 Old 10-14-2010
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Joining in from Kansas

I've been into bikes most of my life, obtained my motorcycle license over 30 years ago and have been riding ever since. Recent events have given me the opportunity to acquire this vehicle. I'm new to the MB world and will probably have many questions. I'm heading to Florida in November to drive this back to KS. '06 SLK280, 26,000 miles. I look forward to picking at the knowledge of the forum.

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Where in florida?
I'm driving it home from Naples.
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Enjoy the drive home. Take some time at the start to get the best out the seat adjustments. You can thank me later...
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I'm driving it home from Naples.
i'll wave as you go by Tampa


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Welcome from Lawrence Kansas. I bought my slk this last Spring from Socal. I had been looking to buy from Florida and drive one back to Kansas. Ended up after running the numbers, it was a lot cheaper to have it shipped back and have the miles for at least 1 month of a warranty. Shipping from Socal to ks was around $700.00.
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previous post was almost a year ago.


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Welcome from Washington, DC! I'm a Kansas native though.... Overland Park. Where are you from?
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