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Hi, new member from Sacramento

Hi, sadly just joined and also listed my wife's 05 Slk 350 for sale - so won't be an SLK owner for much longer. She bought the car new and it has been her baby. We kept it as long as possible but doesn't fit our family plan any longer. Hope to have another someday after this one sells.
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Hi and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

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Welcome from Madrid...

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Welcome to SLKWorld, enjoy your (brief) stay

Good luck with the sale...
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Dave and Tami we are gonna miss you. Be sure you tell the new owner about our SLK group.

Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

Do you have the VIN if so maybe Jbanks15 can run it for you.

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Welcome from Lakeland, Florida.

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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Best of luck with your sale.


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Thanks for the welcome and well wishes everyone, while sad to see her SLK go, it is not like she will driving a Yugo. The new ride is a bright red 2009 Infiniti G37S hard top convertible, with only 47K miles on it. So maybe if we trail a little behind the last car, and keep the top down, Don will let us go on an SLK drive once in a while here in N. Cal.
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Good luck with the sale. Hope you get another soon.
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