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#1 Old 06-02-2011
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Just joined the forum a few days ago as well as the world of owning a Mercedes Benz. We picked up our 1999 Mercedes Benz SLK230 on tuesday afternoon and I finally got around to washing, waxing, and taking pictures of it today. The car and me are currently residing in Orlando, Florida, US. Here are some pictures and a small mod list below.

Today after wash & wax





The Factory Roll bar

Interior Shots




Trunk/6 Disc CD Changer


Not that bad of paint for ~12 years old


I'll try to get some shots with the hard top down later on. Here's the short mod list.
-Hankook Ventus V12 EVO K110s all around
-205/55/R16 FR
-225/50/R16 R
-K&N Paper Air Filter
-Upgraded FMIC
-EBC RedStuff Ceramic Brake Pads Front & Rear
-EBC USR Sport Series Slotted Rotors Front & Rear
-MAS Relocate with Post Facelift Intercooler Piping
-Window Tint (15% or 20%)
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#2 Old 06-02-2011
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Welcome from NE England (via Manchester ).






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MB SLK 350 Andradite Green (6 speed manual)

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Congrats and welcome from Los Angeles.
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Welcome from New Hampshire, looks good
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Looks beautiful, and welcome from London via Louisiana!



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

Please update your location in your profile as it helps the members answer any questions you might have based on your location and model and year.
‘Usercp’ at the top left of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘location’.







If you haven’t, please use the 'search' feature at the top of the page for your questions as they have probably been asked before. Remember, ‘Search’ is your friend.
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2009 SLK 55 AMG Black/Black
Kleemann Supercharger thread here:

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Kleemann ECU Tune, headers and downpipes thread here:

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OEM MB Plexiglass Draught Stop
Smarttop version 3.22
Previous - 02 SLK 320, 05 SLK 350
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Nice looking ride.
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Welcome from Austin Tx, Enjoy your ride!
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Welcome. Come on in, pull a chair, grab a brew, and let the modification bug bite you!

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Another Hi from London, car looks great congrats!
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Welcome from the East Coast.

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Welcome from Michigan.....
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Thank you for all the warm welcomes guys/gals. I've been driving the car around and it sure is a lot of fun. It's also been turning peoples heads which is a great plus
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Pewter(cubanitsilber metallic)/Beige, PIII package, Airscarf, Hands-Free Communication System, Lighting package; Designo Black Leather Cover on e-brake handle(Thank you Bill T), SmartTop v3.x, John's 3BFM, M113 AMG OEM air filters, Modified R170 ant., clear side-markers & front parking lamps w/error-free LEDs, chromed front & rear turn indicator lamps, steel mesh at battery bay cover & cabin air intake, sock-over-seatbelt buckles, belt-loop guide protectors, Lamin-X fog lamp protectors, bilateral rear fog lamps enabled, AMG crest on gear shift knob
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