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#1 Old 08-26-2015
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Just Lurking around this. I have a 2003 SL500 so I belong to sister Forum using same Nickname.
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Sh...I sold my 2004 SL-500 for a -350.
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I bet you like it! Do you notice any difference from the SL to the SLK?
I'm actualy not quite sure why Mercede's makes the SL and SLK, why not make either/or. What are the differences?
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SL longer and at least $30000 more to start?


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SL longer and at least $30000 more to start?

Yes I knew about Size difference.
Going to post my pics, havent taken her out much this summer thou.
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At least you got the color right!
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At least you got the color right!
I was going to go with Silver like my previous CLK430, knowing that Black was tough to keep clean, Red was to flashy, but the more I looked the more I said BLACK is sharp and need a color change!
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My black is not tough to keep clean but then again, I clean it every day.
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I bet you like it! Do you notice any difference from the SL to the SLK?
I'm actualy not quite sure why Mercede's makes the SL and SLK, why not make either/or. What are the differences?
My 2004 SL (65k):
Great touring car. Very comfortable ride in both E and S.
Turned lots of heads
6-CD changer only (and I love music)
Automobile started nickel/diming me with hydraulic repairs and intermittent issues
6-CD changer only

My 2012 SLK (36k):
Bumpier but more roadster feel on country roads. I feel one with the auto.
A few guys have noticed. No 18 yo ladies ....yet
USB port for MP3 stick
Still under 4 yr warranty
USB port for MP3 stick

Seriously I really missed my music blasting with the top down as I cruise the roads thru the swamps hyar in So MD. In the past 4 months owning it, this car is up there with my favorite cars owned.

Say hey to my relatives in Worcester!
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

I love music too. I just plug in my iPod and never have any commercials! Yippee!
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