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#1 Old 08-08-2015
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Hi to all the SLK owners. I live in Portland Oregon and have 7 cars. I have always liked the SLK with the sleek lines. And it's a Mercedes. What more could you ask for. I have just picked up a 2007 SLK 350 Black on Black, with 45000 miles. Looks new and drives sweet.
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#2 Old 08-08-2015
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Valrico, Florida!

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Hi Tom, and welcome from the UK Midlands!

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• Recoding: 2 rear fogs; Outside temp in lower MFD; MPH-KM/H selectable speedo (thanks Sean!)

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Hello and welcome from Charlotte NC USA enjoy your ride...


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Hi Tom, welcome from Scotland.


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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Welcome from Hillsboro, Oregon! Check out the Beaver State SLKs social group. The thread on the June drive is worth looking at; that ended up not happening but I'd like to revisit those options for late September after we're back in town.
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Hi and welcome to SLK World from Southern England.


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2012 SLK 250CDI. Obsidian Black. AMG Sport.
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Cup Holder. Aftermarket reversing sensors. Smart Top. Becker Map Pilot. Debadged. LED Star. Yellow Stitch Leather Seatbelt Pads. Yellow Stitch Leather Seatbelt Button Covers. Carbon Fibre and Alloy Door Pins.
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Great addition to your collection! Please make good use of her, from SoCal
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hi and welcome from a fellow newbie. how about some pics of the car?
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Hi Tom, welcome from Washington, DC.

Topless in the District!


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