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#1 Old 04-03-2011
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Talking New SLK owner!!!

Hi everyone, Well, I took the plung on Thursday and travelled the 160m to Newcastle and picked up my 54 plate SLK 200k. And since then (now Sunday) I'm loving it!!!!
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this is the car at the garage on Thursday. On the way back up the road went straight ot DVLA in Edinburgh and stated the process of swapping my plates across (only in DVLA for 25 min, result!) then on to Valet-Tech in Stirling to arrange getting the two tiny dinks out (yes, tesco dents!) then it was roof down for the last 8 miles home..... luvin it!!!

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But alas, I have fallen fowel of the dredded heated seat problem....bugger!! Passenger side fine but drivers side not working... The switch goes off after about 5 sec's. looks like I'll have a cold bum for a few weeks, any advise where I can get a new element?

Already ordered a set of wheels!!!! I'll post pitures when they arrive!!! and more of the car when it got its new plate and a few coats of polish....

happy motoring everyone!!!!
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Welcome and congratulations from southern California. That looks like a cubanite silver coloured exterior.

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Welcome from Sacramento Valley SLK Ethusiasts. Good luck with the cold Bum! I love my seat heaters.
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