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#1 Old 05-04-2011
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Hello from Massachusetts

Proud new owner of 1999 slk230 sport with 9000 miles garage find any thing I should look for thanks john
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A car of that vintage...the paint and interior may be in good shape...I would think that would be the initial attraction. Things to look for - tires, hoses, seals, gaskets, o-rings (anything rubber!). Change the oil right away, and perhaps have an analysis done (thinking acid).
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Welcome from Florida, where you in MA?

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Welcome from Valrico, Florida!
And welcome to this great forum!

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Thank you everyone and nice to meet you all
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Sounds like you have a great car......enjoy!


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look at the headliner for spots/discolorations, is a sign of a hydraulic leak.
do you have an owners manual?
if you do be sure to read it all.
In not theres a link in my signature to download one from MBUSA


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Thanks everyone for the warm welcome still going trough the car changing all fluids and making sure everything is perfect before it maiden voyage ill keep ya posted and so far all rubber and plastic look good and no stains on head liner.
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