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#1 Old 03-01-2011
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Hi guys! I am a new SLK 280 owner. It is my first MB and I am loving this car more and more every day. At 42..... seeking to recapture the thrill of youth. This car is everything I always wanted in a car...... a good-looking little roadster that's easy to live with. Even though it is a 2006, I got it with just 11K miles. It was definitely a weekend car. I was considering other roadsters (Z4, Boxster, Sky, Soltice, Miata) but the SLK was a better fit for me.

I have a **** load of questions about this car for all the veterans on this forum. I will post them later this week.


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Juan, welcome to the forum. The right place to find answers to all your questions.

But I'll tell you right away that the answer is: 42
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Hi guys! I am a new SLK 280 owner. It is my first MB and I am loving this car more and more every day. At 42..... seeking to recapture the thrill of youth. This car is everything I always wanted in a car...... a good-looking little roadster that's easy to live with. Even though it is a 2006, I got it with just 11K miles. It was definitely a weekend car. I was considering other roadsters (Z4, Boxster, Sky, Soltice, Miata) but the SLK was a better fit for me.

I have a **** load of questions about this car for all the veterans on this forum. I will post them later this week.


Muchas gracias,


Juan
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Juan, welcome to the forum. The right place to find answers to all your questions.

But I'll tell you right away that the answer is: 42

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Welcome Juan! You will not find a friendlier group than those here. I've not yet made the purchase, but it could happen soon.

Enjoy!
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Welcome Juan from the other coast on the west side of the North American continent.

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Hi from London,

Congrats on the car, i have had mine almost a couple of years now and it still brings a big smile to my face every day!
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Welcome from a fellow 2006 280 owner in Los Angeles.

You bought a great car, enjoy it. What color did you get?
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