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Smile Introduction from Karratha, Australia

Hi Folks,

I had a SLK 350 R171 for a while and in the process of changing the look of her. A lot of knowledge in here that I learnt. A lot of questions are still to find answers. Love all the posts, love all the friendships, love all the knowledge that you'all share in here.

I love SLK in my way and soon will finish off pimping. Hope she comes out good.

Follow all your thread. Sorry that I didn't introduce myself for a long time.

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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Valrico, Florida!

owner's and maintenance manuals great R171 info:

later year owner's/maintenance/comand manuals, top right in the link below:
Bill's Den: Documents

Lube those seals:
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your brochure:
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smarttop

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clear or tinted side markers
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carbon fiber on the C pillars https://www.slkworld.com/general-modi...cf-plunge.html
oem windscreen or lighted/etched windscreen
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Thank you for all awesome links. They are very handy.
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Hi Hop, and welcome from the UK Midlands!
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Welcome from the UK - Look forward to seeing pictures of Your "new look" car.
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Welcome from Castle Hill, NSW.
Enjoy the SLK 171. Any nice runs there?
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

You say you "had" a SLK did you mean to say have a SLK?
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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

You say you "had" a SLK did you mean to say have a SLK?
Hahah, my poor English. I still have her.
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