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#1 Old 07-31-2011
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Hello to all,
I recently became the proud owner of a 2009 SLK 300. It has 27k miles and is just off of lease. It still has 1 and a half years on the original factory warranty and because it was CPO'd, another year was added. It is Iridium silver with the red interior. Options include premium sound packsge (harmon Kardon), Burl walnut wood trim, navigation system, sattelite radio, heating package- (air scarf and heated seats), 7 speed automatic. I love the bluetooth and voice activation. I also activated the MBRACE feature which is free for 3 months.

Does anyone else use the MBRACE and is it worth the approx 300 per year?
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Welcome to the World’s Premier Mercedes-Benz SLK Community from Valrico, Florida!

Mbrace is worth it if your car ever gets stolen (new york). you might be able to convince them to give you the $299 lifetime deal.






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Welcome from southern California. I have the MBrace "lifetime" subscription, but since it's initial install, phone app, etc. I haven't had the occasion to use their services.

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Welcome from the Bay Area.
I also recently got a CPO fresh from the lease, but in my case a 2008. When I called about upgrading to MBrace they offered me a lifetime subscription for $299 instead of the $280/year in their website. At that price I think it is a very good deal. They also gave me 3 months free of MBrace Plus, but I will cancel it soon since I don't think I will every use the additional services.
I liked the alarm notification service that sends you a text message if the alarm is activated.

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