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Hello from Surrey, UK!

Hi all.

I have just brought myself a new toy as in an old 1997 SLK 230K with 114K miles on the clock.

So far I have given her a full service, cleaned up some brake lines, repaired some leaking fuel lines, put some new tyres on the rear and passed her thought an MOT.

On my list of things to do is:

Repaint the interior due to paint peel.
Clean up some external rust and repaint.
Upgrade the car audio to something more modern.
Fix anything else I find along the way.
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Hi all.

I have just brought myself a new toy as in an old 1997 SLK 230K with 114K miles on the clock.

So far I have given her a full service, cleaned up some brake lines, repaired some leaking fuel lines, put some new tyres on the rear and passed her thought an MOT.

On my list of things to do is:

Repaint the interior due to paint peel.
Clean up some external rust and repaint.
Upgrade the car audio to something more modern.
Fix anything else I find along the way.

And after all that take her to the Kent Group Meet

Welcome
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