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Hi from Düsseldorf

Hi from Düsseldorf everyone!
I just got myself a second-hand 2008 SLK280 as a second car (for sunny days!). I'm enjoying reading through the threads for tips, recommendations and advice and looking forward to some fun driving time!
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Hi from London,

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Nice looking car!
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Hi Brian,

Welcome from Wirral, England.

That's a very nice car.

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


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Well, thanks a lot for the hearty welcome!
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Hello, from the northern coast of England.
I know beautiful Dusseldorf from my time spent living in Paderborn.

Have fun with your SLK.
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