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#1 Old 08-22-2015
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Hi From Scotland

Hi Everyone,
I'm Andy from Scotland!
My partner is collecting her SLK 230K Auto 2001 UK model next week, so I thought I would join here and share our experiences with the car.

Kind Regards and Happy Motoring to all.
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Hi MB Andy! Welcome to you and your wife and your new baby from Tampa Bay USA!
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Hi Andy,
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Congratulations and welcome fom another scot.Hopefully you'll get a chance to get topless this year enjoy!
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Thanks very much everyone for the warm welcome.
Looks like there's plenty company locally as I'm in EK just outside Glasgow, I hope I can get to meet the Scots at some point if this awful weather would let up.
Failing that I will head for Florida or DC to meet some members further afield, minus the car of course.
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Let us know when you are in our mid florida area. we will setup a mini meet for you!

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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum.
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