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#1 Old 09-01-2016
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New menber in Florida

Just bought this car for the wife, she had always wanted a SLK. So I finally found one reasonably priced so I am fixing it up. I have done a little work on Mercedes Benzes over the years so they are not totally new to me. I am sure that I will have some questions at some point in time. I am new to being a member of a forum, so I am working on how it all works and how to use the features. So hello to everyone and have a nice day.
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Hi and welcome from Lakeland, FL!

Living in Florida and joining the forum has special perks! We have a very active and fun Mercedes Benz SLK Forum - FLORIDA SLK and you’ll definitely want to join us.

Our last meet https://www.slkworld.com/u-s-florida/...april-9th.html

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

Have fun in Flori-SLK-da! They have a fun SLK Group there!
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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Prepare yourself for some fun days out.
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Hi and welcome from North Alabama! Thanks for joining us here at SLKWorld.com!

What a nice gift for your wife! Hope the forum is lots of help to you!

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