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#1 Old 08-29-2015
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Hi All, this is my first time so i thought i should say hi and thanks for having me, I is a great place to get informed. I live in Melbourne Au, and bought my first SLK 230 2002 model. it drives great, although it does need lots of tidying up and some panel work. I also have a SLK 320 2003 model that i bought from auction as a wreck hoping to use it to complete the 230. I hope i have done the right thing as i did not really confirm if they are compatible. I want to change over the drivers door, some roof bits and pieces, side skirts, rear bumper and maybe replace the rear drivers qrt panel. can anyone tell me if these will fit before i start the tear down.??? thanks to all
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Hi Cafeman, and welcome from the UK Midlands!

As I think Jeff has already suggested in your previous thread, request the data cards for both of the cars, and then he can help you to compare the necessary part numbers to see if they match...
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That would seem, to me, to be a great way to do a great comparison... Good luck with your project, I look forward to hearing how it works out!
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SLK 230 with 320 parts and Panel patch up

Hi all, thank you for the nice welcoming,
I have a 2002, Mercedes-Benz, SLK230 Kompressor, Convertible(Hard Top),
VIN: WDB1704492F237425
It needs a new rear qrt panel (drivers side) and every panel has a dint or two.
I have a parts car, it is a
Mercedes-Benz,SLK 320, Roadster, 2003,
VIN: WDB1704652F288869
Not too sure what will fit,???
I will keep u updated.
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rear panel left n right have the same part numbers for car and replacement car

i'll let you figure out left or right has the antenna hole
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