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Old 06-30-2011
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Hello from Derbyshire, UK!

Hi all

Well, I suppose I could be classed as impulsive because this time last week I wasn't even considering buying a Mercedes but I was driving past a local car dealer, saw an old SLK 230K and fell in love.

Not totally impulsive - I'd been thinking about having a 2 seater convertible for a while although hadn't decided to go for it ... until last Friday. I test drove the car on Monday and fell in love some more! The one thing that held me back was the mileage; 78,000 (2001 plate). So, I did a search online and found a 2003 SLK with only 45,000 on the clock. I drove to Yorkshire with my husband yesterday and after a long test drive and much deliberation, my new SLK 200K is being delivered to me next Saturday. (I wasn't too bothered about which size engine to go for).

I have a RAV 4 and will keep this as my winter car, so the SLK will be my summer/fine weather car. Very excited.

This forum looks fantastic!
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Welcome from Virginia! My wife just goy her SLK a week ago. Her winter driver is also a RAV4!
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