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#1 Old 07-30-2011
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My Name is Philip and I'm from London . I'm new to the forum and new to driving a Merc. I'm the proud Owner of a black SLK 350 which I purchased last week. The list of questions is endless and I hope to find an answer to most of my questions. like for instance why does the car have amg badge, is that because of the 18" AMG alloys or is there more to it ?

I would rather take that off if it isn't the real thing


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#2 Old 07-30-2011
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Welcome from NE England. The AMG badge might be there just because someone stuck it on, or you might have a factory fitted AMG body-kit. The only AMG tuned engine is in the 55, but unfortunately they only come with automatic transmission.






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Hi from a lovely top down day in London,

Congrats on the car, where about in London are ya?
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#9 Old 08-01-2011
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Welcome from London, and yeah, the AMG badge not supposed to be on the car. Down in DA6 now, but was in SE10 before that.

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Thanks for inviting me ,I would love to join in but I already got plans for the weekend.
Maybe next time .
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Welcome from Essex Phil - new here myself but this site is choc-full of info and the posters are really friendly and helpful to boot
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Hi from Manchester.
And well done on getting the 350 - clearly the best one (although I may be biased!)
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