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#1 Old 10-24-2016
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Hi Everyone, New Member from Essex!

Hey all,
New boy here, The name is John, 24 Years old, Drives a R172 SLK 350.
Cliche as i work for Nissan as a salesman!

Hope the SLK looks up to all of your standards! i do look after it detailing wise..

Mods to come on the SLK,
- De badge,
- Secondary Cats or Resonator Delete (yet to decide which)
- BMC Filter

No point investing any more into it after that, as i shall be buying the SLC43 Next year as a 25th present to myself !

Anyway, Hope to speak to all soon,
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Hi John,

Welcome from the Wirral.

Nice looking motor and still you want more? That's SLKs for you.

There's a good UK section on here.

And Nissan? Second car is a Murano and like the SLK I don't see better value for money out there.

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Welcome and enjoy.
nice ride!
You definitely have to post more pictures of it.

in our ROTM competition

(someone was late, hehehehe)

EDIT. Jbanks sorry, just checked your post....
OK, going back to my room for the rest of the night.....
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Hi John, and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

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Thanks for the warm welcome everyone! And i will definitely be interested in the UK meets!..

And do not worry, there will be some good pictures for the award coming soon as i venture down to Somerset to see the family a alot, so expect to see some Cheddar Gorge backgrounds and possibly the SLK on the Beach
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