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New Member in New Hampshire

Just purchased my first Mercedes a 2015 SLK250. My wife and I have been wanting a convertible to enjoy the wonderful but too brief summer weather here in New England and this car seems perfect for us.
I am an electrical engineer and I like to tinker and make "improvements" to our boat, our home, our cars. I am hoping to benefit from other members' advice, trials, and tribulations while sharing my own.
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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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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