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Hello from Indiana

Thanks for having us!! We just bought our first Mercedes and first European car for that matter, a Magma Red 2001 SLK320 with 69k and a six speed manual. So far so good, changed the oil and filter, all 8.5 quarts!! She drove it to pick up my mom and take her for dinner, I followed on my Yamaha FJR. She thought we had bought another motorcycle and was shocked to say the least. Thinking about getting some black wheels for it and wondered if going with same size wheel and tire front and rear would affect the handling much?
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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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