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#1 Old 08-10-2015
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Howdy from Corpus Christi, Texas!

I'm moving from Albuquerque, NM, to south-south Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. Now I need to find a good M-B servicer, preferably an independent shop. My '01 SLK320 got sick on the trip here -- sluggish from a dead stop, OK when the revs hit 3,000.

Sorry to include my problem with my introduction -- Howdy to y'all!
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Thanks for the reception. I almost moved to Napa Valley a few months ago, it was either there or here in Corpus Christi. Visited Napa and couldn't afford a local newspaper, but it is such a beautiful place.
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Welcome from good ole San Antonio and welcome to the site. I am sure someone from Corpus will chime in soon and help you find a good independent shop. Happy trails!
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Thanks! I looked at a map to see where your fine city is and said to myself, "Oh, he meant San Antone!"
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Welcome! I hope you found a nice servicer!
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