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New member from Greece

Good day to all,

My name is Paul,43 yo and I'm living in Athens, Greece.
I recently purchased my SLK 200 R171 year 2005 and I am more than pleased with the overall performance of the car.
Its a pleasure to be a member of this forum and I hope to share a lot of information and experience.

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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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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Hi Paul, and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

Some great R171 info, including Owner’s/Maintenance/COMAND manuals, etc.:
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Hi Paul Welcome from San Diego CA.
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