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Recently purchased a pre-owned 2009 SLK-350 from MB in Colorado Springs, (I haven't seen a lot of SLK's in Nebraska probably has something to do with the weather) 29k miles, pretty much bought it over e-mail flew out and drove it home, about 800 miles. There's no better way to get to know a new vehicle then a road trip! This is something the wife and I have wanted for a while will obviously be stored in the winter. Our vanity plate will read "RFUN1".
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Greetings from one state over! If you bought the black one from MB of CS, I had my eye on that one myself, but didn't want a black car. Had to go to PA to get the car I wanted, but couldn't be happier. Congratulations!
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It was a white beige! Black and Silver were not an option, it was White, Red or nothing!
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