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#1 Old 03-07-2011
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Hello All ..I'm from Inverness Florida and recently purchased an 06 280 SLK ..This is my first MB ..Looking forward to both learning more about my SLK and hopefully being able to contribute to the forum ..Other interest along with the love of cars are cycling and sport Fishing .. I'm married and my wife is also an avid competitive cyclist holding multiple state titles .

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Thanks for the warm welcome everyone ..It was especially nice to see today on my Birthday.. I'm anxious to get to know everyone here at the MB family of friends..

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Thanks for the warm welcome everyone ..It was especially nice to see today on my Birthday.. I'm anxious to get to know everyone here at the MB family of friends..

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Welcome to the forum. I am leaving cold central Kentucky tomorrow morning (03/08) to spend a couple of weeks in Florida. Get ready for the rain, I always bring it with me. LOL
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Again my thanks to all for the warm welcome and the Happy Birthday wishes .. Stepupandswing ..please bring all that promised rain..we always need rain this time of year ...especially here in central Florida ...the wild fires tend to stink up the place ..

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Welcome Buzz from a fellow 2006 280 owner in Los Angeles.

Pewter is a nice color.
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Welcome from Daytona Beach! Enjoy your first Mercedes!
Florida is one of the few places where year round top down driving is possible! We have a couple forum members down in Spring Hill and Tampa that I met on our last get together. Maybe you can join us for the next one!
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Thanks Guys ..Yes the pewter is nice ..Why it was discontinued is a mystery ..I found mine at a MB dealer in Augusta Ga.. It was in showroom condition and I just had to have it.. ..I'm looking forward to our next (my first ) get together ..Great chance to oogle each others loves ..

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