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#1 Old 02-16-2016
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Hello everyone! Picked up a poorly maintained 1999 SLK 230 Kompressor last week... I've started looking forward to my commutes, and was up late last night scrubbing the PSE circuitry with baking soda. You could say I'm getting the full SLK experience.

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Hello everyone! Picked up a poorly maintained 1999 SLK 230 Kompressor last week... I've started looking forward to my commutes, and was up late last night scrubbing the PSE circuitry with baking soda. You could say I'm getting the full SLK experience.

This forum is fantastic!
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Where are you located on Oregon? I used to commute 65 miles daily from Dallas to Clackamas. Kind of wish I still had that commute now instead of when I had the New Beetle.

If you are anywhere near Salem, there is a Coffee & Cars meet the last weekend of every (non-winter) month at the Les Schwab near the airport. I'd love to see another SLK there.

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

You have a very active SLK NW club in the Seattle/Oregon area. And there is a great group in Oregon, dave54 will be along shortly to greet you and provide more info.
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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! I'm not too far from Salem. Cars & Coffee sounds fun, got a bit of work before this thing's going on any day trips.
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Welcome from Portland/Clackamas, Oregon. If you like getting together with other SLK enthusiasts for events/drives, check out the Beaver State SLK's by going to Tools, then Quick Links, and finally Social Groups. Also you may want to look at the SLK NW Group under the clubs section of the forum. They are based in the Seattle area, but some of their drives bring them down our way. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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