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#1 Old 03-14-2016
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I recently purchased a 2002 SLK230 1 owner, 5-15know, black that looks terrific! I really enjoy driving it. I have fixed a fog light, Mobile 1 change and replaced cabin air filter. (Smoker car) Next is fix the side mirror motor, new brake pads and the notorious brake light bulb issue. Hoping to find lots of good advice. DIY! Pictures to come soon!
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• Parktronic, Auto wipers, Folding mirrors, Airscarf, Comand Nav, Harman/Kardon, CD changer, OEM HFP Bluetooth
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• Chrome indicator bulbs, LED number plate & parking light bulbs

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• Recoding: 2 rear fogs; Outside temp in lower MFD; MPH-KM/H selectable speedo (thanks Sean!)

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• Post-FL wing mirrors
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Welcome to the right place. I'm new also and found many great tips here.
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welcome from Texas...tons of great advice to be found here....


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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

There was a brake light recall for a few years (1999-2004 I think?) not sure if yours was involved check the forum?

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r170-gen...html:surprise:

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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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