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Good morning everyone, I stumbled across this forum recently and it helped me tremendously, so I decided to join up. We have an 06 SLK 280 and live in Plant City FL so we are blessed to be able to have the top down quite often.
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Valrico, Florida!

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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum.
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Welcome from Oklahoma! How do yah like the 280?
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Bienvenue de France

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Bienvenur de Metz, en France. Il y faisait beau aujourd'hui et j'ai eu le plaisir de rouler cheveux au vent dans ma toujours jeune SLK 350.:smile
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

Flori-SLK-da rocks!
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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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It is a lot of fun the wife and I have been able to take several backroad trips with the top down.
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The French countryside with the top down, now that sounds like a nice day.
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Welcome from the swamplands of Southern Merryland!
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Welcome from Tampa!

Will you be able to make it to our annual Florida picnic? We are trying to beat the number of SLKs we had last year and we would love to have you help do that. It is a lot of fun together with so many SLK enthusiasts and cook out!
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Hi and welcome from Lakeland, FL!

Living in Florida and joining the forum has special perks! We have a very active and fun FLORIDA SLK GROUP and you’ll definitely want to join us.

We set an attendance record at our last meet https://www.slkworld.com/u-s-florida/...da-picnic.html


You can view all our meets at U.S. Florida - Mercedes Benz SLK Forum or Mercedes Benz SLK Forum - View Profile: simplyslk

We are having another fun picnic https://www.slkworld.com/u-s-florida/...0-10-15-a.html and we’d like you to join us!

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Welcome to the forum from central Florida..... Seems to be a trend..... Guess that means you are in the hotbed of SLK activity!!! How long have you had your car?

As the others have said, please attend the picnic.... The countdown is on, just 4 weeks from Saturday.

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Welcome from Tampa!

Will you be able to make it to our annual Florida picnic? We are trying to beat the number of SLKs we had last year and we would love to have you help do that. It is a lot of fun together with so many SLK enthusiasts and cook out!
We are planning on being there looking forward to meeting everyone.
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Welcome to the forum from central Florida..... Seems to be a trend..... Guess that means you are in the hotbed of SLK activity!!! How long have you had your car?

As the others have said, please attend the picnic.... The countdown is on, just 4 weeks from Saturday.

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We have had it for about a year and a half. Being 6'3 the SLK was the only conv I can fit in comfortably, and somehow I end up driving it more than the wife she seems to always have my truck. We are looking forward to the picnic.
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Thanks! you've been added. Check out March's picnic picture thread if you haven't!
See Tim on the roof!

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