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#1 Old 09-10-2016
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Newbie in Orlando!

Hi all

Just got an 01 SLK230 starting to look for minor parts, but running and looking good!

Already figured out the driver's seat won't go up and down because the plastic switch cover is broken inside, anyone have one? this stuff just dies in the heat.

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Welcome from Wirral, England.

Got a big soft spot for the 230 (we had an 04).

Hope it gives you the same fun that we had with ours, but with fewer troubles.
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Hi, I'll be there unless I forgot I have to do something else! I have a gig on the 30th but no problem there! I didn't see a "sign up" link, do I need to email someone?

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Hi, I'll be there unless I forgot I have to do something else! I have a gig on the 30th but no problem there! I didn't see a "sign up" link, do I need to email someone?

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WELCOME! Grew-up in Lakeland, FL. My first car (in 1973) was a '65 Corvair Corsa with a black vinyl interior and a black metal dash, and NO air conditioner. Now THAT car got sorta hot...
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I drove various Dastun Roadsters (1500, 1600, 2000) up until around 2008. This time I needed a car with air conditioning :-)

One summer it was so hot it took me a week to realize the heater was on. I turned it off but it didn't help/
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Welcome to the forum, I'm a Newbie also ( in Florida). You might try your local MD dealer, small parts shouldn't be too expensive.
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