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Hello everyone from Scottsdale, AZ

My name is Stan, I'm retired, and I just purchased a 2008 280 SLK Edition model. While it only had 3728 miles on it, it came with no manuals or data. I bought a used set on e-bay today. The Cadillac dealer where I bought it, told me it was a personal company car purchased in Palm Beach, FL, bought by them at auction in Georgia.

My VIN is WDBWK54F98F179243

I am anxious to learn all I can about it in addition to the CarFax. Forgive my clumsy maneuvering around the sites as I learn the forum rules and how to post.
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Welcome to the SLK forum from central Kentucky. You will find a wealth of material on this site if you know where to look. Make the "search" your friend.
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Stan, welcome from Phoenix you just found the perfect car and a great side. The Slk heads on this side remind me of my family in Germany. Everybody agrees to disagree to agree again and than we challenge ea. other to disagree again. Sounds like your typical family to me. The knowledge on this side is unbelievable and the willingness to help i have never seen before on any Mercedes Side. You are in good hands here so don,t be shy to ask questions. I hope you will enjoy many Smiles and Miles in your new Slk. And pls keep in mind we have plenty members here in Phx. that can help you out even if we don,t have all the answers we always have a cold beer in the Garage. Once again a big Welcome.
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Thank you for all the information! I appreciate it greatly.
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