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#1 Old 04-23-2011
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Greetings from SF

I have no idea why I have never joined this forum. I have been a long term member of MBworld and Benzworld under the same name. I have owned 4 MB's and currently have a 2005 SLK55 that I love. I am basically slowly building my US spec SLK55 into a Black Series. So any help in finding parts is much appreciated.

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Here I is Woolly!!!


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Welcome from Valrico, Florida!
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Welcome to the SLK forum from central Kentucky. This forum is primarily supported by SLK enthusiast, and will be able to share with you in the great experience of being an owner, operator, part-time-mechanic and full-time-caretaker of an SLK.
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welcome imducati!
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Thanks for the warm welcome, I think I filled in the details so I'm official now
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Time to mod! have you a smarttop? How about some daytime running lights (see my pic). Thanks for updating your profile!


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Welcome from NY!
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I'm definitely mod'ing - but will be keeping the convertable roof.

Jbanks- I love the running lights, how did you attach them to the mesh?
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Where did you get the daytime running lights?
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Here are some pics and list of the mods I have so far:

Sumitomo HRTZ III mounted (245/40/18 front and 265/35/18 rears)
Front Strut Tower Brace
X-pipe
Carbon instrument clusters
Carbon center console
AMG shift knob
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Nice!
Where did you get the running lights?
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Welcome imducati.

VERY interested in the AMG crest shift knob, would you mind pointing to a source/supplier? Part number perhaps? Thanks-in-advance.

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Welcome...nice mods...i'd like to see some pics of that Ducati!
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