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#1 Old 04-21-2016
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"I wasn't born here but came here as quickly as I could". Originally from Finland, hence Finntexan. Not a newbie with SLK since I bought this SLK32 AMG for my WIFE already ten years ago. So I am his trusted mechanic (well, she actually prefers to drive my S430 so I get to drive the "toy-car" as much as I please ).

Ten years and 65,000 miles with this car, quite a few things have been taken care of. The typical issues have been addressed, today just completed the rebuilding of all five top hydraulic actuators. Always something that needs attention with these "old" cars.
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"It's mighty reckless to to messssss wiiiiith Texas". I can still hear that tune on the PS Commercials.

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