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Hi all

Just saying hello. I'm a new SLK owner in London.

I went to buy a new VW Golf, got a bit distracted and ended up buying a late 2013 SLK250 BlueEfficiency CDI with AMG Sport Kit and already much happier for buying that instead!!

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Hi there Ian. I'm sure you will soon be totally besotted with your SLK. Your spec sounds something like mine, though I don't have the AMG kit. What colour is yours? Are you planning on attending meets? Got any pics yet? YES, we are a nosey lot-well I am anyway. This is a great friendly site. Post and have fun.
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Hi there Ian. I'm sure you will soon be totally besotted with your SLK. Your spec sounds something like mine, though I don't have the AMG kit. What colour is yours? Are you planning on attending meets? Got any pics yet? YES, we are a nosey lot-well I am anyway. This is a great friendly site. Post and have fun.
Thanks. Mine is in black. I'll certainly look into the meets when time permiits - been busy driving it after just got it on Friday.
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