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Hello from New York

Hey guys I'm new, from Long Island. I haven't purchased my SLK yet, but I am going to soon. It's a 2006 350, silver with ash interior, with about 30k miles with airscarf, premium package, and a few other things. Doesn't include the CD changer, which I'm a little pissed about because of the iTronics unit.. however, I think I'm going to go with a Parrot 9100 and put the screen in the ash tray, microphone behind the mirror, unit in the glovebox for iPod, and get the UNIKA to connect to my steering wheel. Do I need a harness for this too? Should I try and install it myself or should I get it done professionally?

Only thing with this car is that MB wants 28k for it, but it is CPO.. good deal?

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Welcome from NE England. What audio system does it have in it COMAND?, Audio 20?






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No command, and yes audio 20 but it does have a multi function steering wheel
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Haha I experience sunny Florida too... I live in Coral Gables for 9 months of the year
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. . . but it does have a multi function steering wheel
As do all R171s

For a totally integrated solution, you could look at something like THIS.






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Yeah I saw the iTronics unit, but it is a bit pricey. The Parrot mki9100 seems to do the same thing for a lot less, especially since I don't have nav nor the cd changer and command
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Welcome from Los Angeles. What part of Long Island are you from? My fiance is from Oyster Bay and I've been in the area quite a few times.

Silver with the ash interior is a great look. 28k for that car seems reasonable, but not anything amazing. I bought my car with CPO and I've used it more than once for warrenty issues.

I have the CD changer but I rarely use it. Wouldn't be a deal breaker for me.
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I'm in the Oyster Bay area. Car also comes with the plexiglass windscreen.
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Does anyone have a free VIN checker?

I am now looking at an 05 350 with 38k miles, silver on black

I'd really appreciate it. The VIN is wdbwk56f45f038380

Please PM AND email [email protected]

Thanks guys, I really appreciate it.. really want to get into an SLK, just have to find the right one
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Welcome from beautiful and now hot Southwest Florida!

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