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#1 Old 08-28-2016
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Greetings from Skandinavia!

Hello!
We have pretty short summer here in Finland, but i purhaced My fist cabriolet this spring. An Oh Man i love it!
2000 slk 230k!
Here in North we have ruff conditions, so rust id common, and My frend have some too. But nothing Major for 16 years old car.
I have 18" amg rims and bilstein's -30mm suspension.

Now fall is comming so not much roof down days left. But winter is only 7 months😂....
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Hello, and welcome from Cornwall, England.


Finland is a beautiful country - such contrasting and relatively short seasons. It may be wet in the Autumn (Fall), and dark and very cold in the Winter, but the Spring and Summer (nearly 24 hours daylight) will be superb for open-top motoring.
We enjoyed over a year based in Helsinki and travelled extensively. Hope the floorplan is in good condition for the dirt roads!


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


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Hi and welcome from North Alabama, USA! Thanks for joining us here at SLKWorld.com!

I hope you will have a few nice days still to enjoy your new ride!

Happy Driving!

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Welcome from Oulu! And don't worry about the short season; we're even further north and still I find days to drive my Merc top down. It's just a matter of proper clothing, that's all :-)
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