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#1 Old 05-21-2016
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New user from Norway - AMG SLK55 2005

Hi all SLK enthusiasts,
I am a new SLK owner from Stavanger, Norway. I just picked up my SLK a few days ago and I am still grinning in my sleep. I just love it, it makes me smile as soon as I hear the beautiful sound from the engine and then feel the enormous power and willing response from pressing gently down the throttle.
Wheelspin ? A few times but I am getting more careful as I learn more and more how to handle all that power and fantastic delivery of torque.
It is not my first roadster or sportscar, but so far it is the absolutely best.
I hope we will have many years together and I hope I will learn a lot from all of you fellow SLK enthusiasts about how to make it last and perform perfectly.

Kind regards
Tor
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Welcome from Sweden, I have the same brother.. you will love it.. I don't know if you already know but I found out after one month owning my car that M mode is usefulness, I got many time rev cutting because of delay changing gears in high revs, if you use the S mode you can manually do downshifts to bring the car in high revs when you need and let the car do up-shifts in top high revs instead of trying to do it manually.
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Originally Posted by Tor Alm View Post
Hi all SLK enthusiasts,
I am a new SLK owner from Stavanger, Norway. I just picked up my SLK a few days ago and I am still grinning in my sleep. I just love it, it makes me smile as soon as I hear the beautiful sound from the engine and then feel the enormous power and willing response from pressing gently down the throttle.
Wheelspin ? A few times but I am getting more careful as I learn more and more how to handle all that power and fantastic delivery of torque.
It is not my first roadster or sportscar, but so far it is the absolutely best.
I hope we will have many years together and I hope I will learn a lot from all of you fellow SLK enthusiasts about how to make it last and perform perfectly.

Kind regards
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