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Looks possible that the GF may acquire a SLK280 R171 soon, so need lots of information !

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Thanks for all the welcomes, UK & US !

I've searched for information on the Grille assembly (Existing is damaged) but no returns, so I'll start a thread - if there is an existing thread, hopefully somebody can post the link ?
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Thanks for all the welcomes, UK & US !

I've searched for information on the Grille assembly (Existing is damaged) but no returns, so I'll start a thread - if there is an existing thread, hopefully somebody can post the link ?
you need to search like this

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site:slkworld.com r171 search words like grill or grille

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