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Hi New member here

Hi, Im phil and im from Cumbria in the UK. Bought a 2006 SLK 280 yesterday and already love it!


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Smartop : Cubby Holder : Cree fronts : Both rear fogs : Clock Insert : Quicksilver exhaust



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

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Lovely!!! Hope you enjoy as much as I do!! Welcome from Yorkshire


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Cool Welcome from the Midlands

Hi from Nottingham, we are coming your way soon.....
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Re-Code, Rear Fogs, Turning Front Fogs, Speedo & Outside Temp etc. Cheers Sean
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As Russ says, a group of us are heading up to the Lakes later this year (mid-July). Check the UK Region section for details of all UK meetings that are planned, ad here's the thread for the trip to the Lakes:
https://www.slkworld.com/united-kingd...15th-18th.html

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Hi from Warwickshire.

As Russ said come and join us in July
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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Hi Phil, welcome from Barrhead, Scotland.


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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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