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#1 Old 08-18-2011
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Hi all - I just got my first MB last night - a black 2006 SLK350. I love it! We used to have German sports cars pre-kids (25 years ago) - BMW and a couple of Porsches, but decided I needed a fun new ride for my first real job in 15 years (I'm an engineer, stayed home with the kids, then a few years ago went back to school for my Master's and just got a new job).

Anyway, glad to be here and hopefully will learn alot about my new (used) car!
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(I'm an engineer, stayed home with the kids, then a few years ago went back to school for my Master's and just got a new job).

Anyway, glad to be here and hopefully will learn alot about my new (used) car!
Cool! Hardware or software? - Retired Lockheed Martin Quality Systems Engineer here, did a lot in standards development the last few years. What did you do your masters in? And, congrats on the car!
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Welcome from Phoenix . Enjoy your new ride.
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enjoy the new ride, man!
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