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Hi guys. Not an owner just yet. Test driving an R171 200k tomorrow. Black with black and cream leather. I'm hoping it's as nice as it looks then I will be it's new owner 👍 From Northamptonshire area.

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Welcome from Madrid...

As soon as you get it (I'm sure you'll be smitten) please update your model and location details in your user profile to help us help you in the future.
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Welcome aboard there seems to be an influx of Northamptonshire slk owners, more the merrier
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Please update your location/vehicle (model and year) in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information.

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Private Message (pm) is a tool to communicate with other members privately for instructions or just chatting. In order to do this you must have at least 15 posts. It's easy to obtain the posts by clicking on the "New Members Introduce Yourself Here" section and just welcome the new members (like we welcomed you).
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Welcome from the Wirral.


Keep your eye on the uk region.


There's plenty of meets. Some small and just slks (if up to 20 is small), others involve different makes,


At the rate your area's membership is growing you may well get some on your doorstep.


Hope the car is even better than expectations.
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Hi and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

If you're thinking of buying tomorrow, take this checklist with you...
https://www.slkworld.com/general-disc...checklist.html

First please update your profile with your location and vehicle (put "Looking for R171" for now, then update with model and year once you have one), if you haven’t already done so, as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information.
Follow this to update: ‘User CP’ at the top of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘location’ and ‘vehicle’ (and then click ‘SAVE CHANGES’ button at the bottom of the page). Info in your garage does not update your profile.


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Cool Welcome from the Midlands

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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Florida!

First please update your location and vehicle (Put Looking!)(year?: 1996-2017, model?: 32, 200, 230, 250, 280, 300,320,350,55) in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information if you haven’t. This takes about 30 seconds to do.
Follow exactly to update: ‘Usercp’ at the top of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘location’ and ‘vehicle’. Info in your garage does not update your profile.




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Welcome, also from Northamptonshire. Is this an old thread?
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Florida!

First please update your location and vehicle (Put Looking!)(year?: 1996-2017, model?: 32, 200, 230, 250, 280, 300,320,350,55) in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information if you haven’t. This takes about 30 seconds to do.
Follow exactly to update: ‘Usercp’ at the top of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘location’ and ‘vehicle’. Info in your garage does not update your profile.




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It's been a while since you went on your test drive.

How did you get on?

Meanwhile if you could update you profile please.
Location: Northamptonshire
Vehicle: Looking for R171 SLK200 (Year) or the car you have bought maybe.

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