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#1 Old 03-21-2011
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Hello everyone. Just got a fresh 1999 SLK230 Kompressor (30k miles. must of been garage kept ) 5 Speed. Looking to add some basic aftermarket items. any suggestions??
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Welcome from New Hampshire, that depends on how much you want to spend and what your goal is for the car.
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looking for Cold Air Intake and a new Exhaust. got some suggestions to changing the Pulley. ( no warranty on the car so no need to worry ) and any other suggestions from personal experience. thanks a lot.
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asp racing is a good source for the overdrive crank pulley, most guys make their own cold air intake. Here's a partial list of my mods.
clk grille
Hid lights high & lows
projector head lights
oversize intercooler and all related hose's
modified supercharger
modified MAF
modified throttle body
rear spoiler
H&R sport springs
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de badged the entire car
asp crank pulley
smoked fog lights and side mirror blinkers

that's most of the stuff i've tinkered with.
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Hey thanks A lot. Any place to order them?
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