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#1 Old 04-09-2011
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Greetings from Tampere Finland

I recently purchased 2000 Facelift SLK 230 Kompressor.
And naturally joined this fabulous group.

I have being messing with cars for over 2 decades now so it is unlikely this beauty would not be touched up a bit.

Now she has following changes:
- 30mm Lowered suspension
- 17 " Rims
- 225/45 and 245/40 Nokian Tyres

Had Chevrolet Camaro, Dodge Ramcharger, Jaguar XJS, Daimler DoubleSix, Cadillac Coude Deville in past. But this is first Mercedes for me.

See You.
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Today I had first Open top cruising with SLK...
Why to say that .. Well it was +8 deg of celsius outside. And still snow by the roadside. But sunny.
It was bit cold at 120 km/h. But city speed was ok.

Boy what a feel of "presence" while driving.

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