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#1 Old 05-22-2016
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Hi, Iive in Seoul, Korea now but, I'm grew up in Monterey, California, home of Stahl Motor Company, Mercedes Benz very first dealership in the West Coast, quite possibly the first dealership in America. I worked as a detail foreman and car delivery driver there in the mid to late 1980's though I never could afford one the, I was fortunate enough as a kid to have driven just about every model in those days. Even got to drive the antique gullwing SLs and more from Stuttgard each year when Pebble Beach held it's annual and famous Concourse de Elegance car shows, MB Germany shipped and stored those legendary automobiles in my detail shop, where I of course detailed them and drove them the 5 miles to the show. As a semi retired gentleman, I finally acquired my favorite MB, the 1998 SLK 230! Love it to death and am currently refurbishing it. Thanks for allowing me to post in this group!!
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com, the elite Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Lakeland, Florida!

Here are just a few easy instructions to make your membership a fun and productive experience:
The "Search" feature at the top right of the page is for searching the forum. Many questions have already been asked and answered by our knowledgeable members.
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Hi Dan, welcome from the Wirral, England.

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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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