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#1 Old 02-08-2016
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New member from the UK

Hi All,

Just joined up and looking forward to enjoying this community.

I have a Mercedes SLK r170 2.0L, she's in immaculate condition with 40k on the clock and a full service history from Mercedes. Had the car for about 7 months now.

Recently fitted upgraded headlights and front grill, a few days ago I fitted the SmartTop module which is awesome!

Anyway that's me for now.

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WOW! That was quick, didn't expect any replies so soon.

@dave, yeah already using Gummi Pflege, awesome product.

Thanks to all others for your kind welcome.
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Thanks again to all for the warm welcome.

I'm surprised at all the replies here, my last car was a Ford Modeo ST and was a member of the ST owners club but never got this kind of welcome when I joined.

Anyway this is my first Mercedes and so far I'm loving it.
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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Thanks again to all for the warm welcome.

I'm surprised at all the replies here, my last car was a Ford Modeo ST and was a member of the ST owners club but never got this kind of welcome when I joined.

Anyway this is my first Mercedes and so far I'm loving it.

Good morning and welcome from South Yorkshire.

Regards Stuart.
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Thanks again for all the kind welcomes
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Welcome from Coventry. You'll find this forum a great help for your car. I certainly have.
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