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#1 Old 04-27-2011
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Hi, I am a new slk owner, I have recently purchased a 1998 slk 230 with 99k miles. I have no idea on how to maintain it other than the use of premium gasoline and a Mercedes A tune up every couple of thousand miles. I will definitely be posting many things on this forum because after browsing a little I see that many of you are very knowledgeable and helpful, I'm very glad I've stumbled across this forum
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Hi, I am a new slk owner, I have recently purchased a 1998 slk 230 with 99k miles. I have no idea on how to maintain it other than the use of premium gasoline and a Mercedes A tune up every couple of thousand miles. I will definitely be posting many things on this forum because after browsing a little I see that many of you are very knowledgeable and helpful, I'm very glad I've stumbled across this forum
I echo what JB said, glad you are here. Great bunch of SLK enthusiast. Consider this site a talking owners manual. You'll get tips, suggestions, ideas, praise, and maybe a little sarcasm. It's all good. We don't cuss, fuss, and seldom get mad.
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Welcome from central Kentucky. You will find all the information you need somewhere on this forum and sometimes you will find information you do not need. But it is all in great fun. Enjoy your new experience.
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