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#1 Old 08-22-2015
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New Member From Nottinghamshire

Hi everyone,

I'm a new member from Nottinghamshire as you may have guessed from the post title.

I've got a 2001 SLK320, in silver.

Previously owned an E30 325, a 944, an Alfa Gtv (to name a few) but the Slk is proving to be the best of the bunch.

I've done a couple of jobs since buying it a month ago; demisted and resealed a headlight, repaired the central locking (replaced a broken connecter in drivers door with some reinforced vacuum hose and a couple of cable ties as a temporary measure but works for now) and a full major service.

Now everything works perfectly, I'm setting my sights on some cosmetic work namely 2 front wings and a bonnet and a full respray before winter arrives.

I've already found some great advice posted here so thank to those who have shared photos and experiences; very helpful.
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