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#1 Old 09-05-2016
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Its Hello from me...

Hi all, just signed up for this forum having taken delivery of new SLC four weeks ago, traded my TSFI black edition TT roadster with DSG. Loving the Merc and know I made the right decision, always been a petrol head and owned some nice cars over the years

Just a post note this is the first Diesel car I ever owned (and I am very old) but I will admit to removing the badge of shame (the small 'd' on the boot lid)

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Hi and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

We have quite a few members in the UK that like to meet up from time to time. If you're interested in joining us sometime, just keep an eye on the UK Region section, as we post meeting plans there!

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Hi, and welcome to the Forum from Cornwall.


I'm still waiting for my SLC - due in MB Exeter in two weeks, but have also bought a SatNav SD card on ebay. Good to hear that they seem to work - will let you know how I get on with registering/updating mine later.


Hope you get some good top-down driving in during the Autumn.


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Welcome from North Carolina.....NICE ride!


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Welcome from Northamptonshire.

I am loving your SLC, great colour and gorgeous two tone seats!
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Welcome! GREAT looking car!
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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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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Cool Welcome from Nottingham

Hi and welcome from South Nottingham.
Keep an eye on the UK Region as Dave mentioned we meet up from time to time.
In fact we must over due for a Breakfast meet.

Cheers Russ


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Welcome from Madrid.....


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Welcome from Wirral, England.

This link gives some idea of upcoming September meets and how a few previous meets went this year.
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Lots of active members on site and you're not too far from the action.

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Hi, welcome from Barrhead, Scotland.

Love that colour combo btw!


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Welcome from North Hampshire
Nice looking car - So what colour is it?

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Welcome from North Hampshire
Nice looking car - So what colour is it?

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Designo hyacinth red metallic (looks maroon in shade and more burnt orange in sunlight)
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Welcome from a newbie to the forum and a newbie to sports cars. That's quite a time-line of cars! Enjoy your new ride.
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