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Hello Everyone from MD USA

Hello everyone, I live on EAST COAST USA in MARYLAND. This is my 1st Mercedes it an 2006 SLK350 7speed auto. I'm very new to Euro brand car from the normal honda/toyota I had. I alway love hardtop convertible and finally own one now. I am very happy to find an forum just on SLK Since my used SLK is 8 years old now, it good to know I can talk and ask for help with fellow SLK owner.
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Thanks for the info- look like the smarttop is something that would be nice to upgrade. I was
disappointed when my slk could not operate the convertible top even at 5mph my 1st problem is the radio/cd/nav map system. 40% of the button/key does not work and the radio/cd player go silent/cut off for 2-3 sec very often and return to normal playing.
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time to reboot the car! or get 3rd party unit

disconnect battery for a minimum of 30 mins
reconnect
resynch window travel and reset clock
see if it behaves


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Is there an Radio code/security I need worry about for this reboot? I will read up on how to resync the windows travel. I believeI have a Command 2.0 Audio system single cd player with MAP NAV. where would be a good place for an replacement.

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Greetings to my fellow Marylander and congratulations on your first SLK and Mercedes! I wish you much success and enjoyment with your new ride. This is a great forum to learn more about the car!
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