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#1 Old 03-14-2011
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Talking New to MB, not new to german roadsters

Hello all.

I pick up my 05 350 from CarMax Dulles VA this thursday. While this is my first MB, it is my 3 convertible roadster (98 Miata, 03 Z4 2.5i).

I would love to scan the boards and/or get feedback on things to check, things to consider modifying, and things to leave the heck alone at all costs.

I was an active participant at z4um.com back when I had Scooby, and I know and value the power of such communities.

With that said, thanks in advance for any support or advice you have to offer.

edit: p.s. Any DC or Northern VA area SLK clubs that have organized rides/events, please feel encouraged to reach out and let me know!
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Hello all.

I pick up my 05 350 from CarMax Dulles VA this thursday. While this is my first MB, it is my 3 convertible roadster (98 Miata, 03 Z4 2.5i).

I would love to scan the boards and/or get feedback on things to check, things to consider modifying, and things to leave the heck alone at all costs.

I was an active participant at z4um.com back when I had Scooby, and I know and value the power of such communities.

With that said, thanks in advance for any support or advice you have to offer.

edit: p.s. Any DC or Northern VA area SLK clubs that have organized rides/events, please feel encouraged to reach out and let me know!
Hey raygellenbeck, I'm in Falls Church and work in Arlington. "slk350wdc" is also in the local area-I've given him a ton of info and advice. Feel free to hit me up by PM or email. There aren't any SLK clubs yet in the DC/Northern VA area that I know of but when it's nice out I attend some of the parking lot car meets that welcome all cars. It would be cool to have all the MBs together, especially SLKs! You need to get some pictures of your SLK up ASAP.
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Welcome from not so sunny Carmichael California. You guys ought to get a group going in the DC Va area.
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