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#1 Old 12-10-2016
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Hi,

I've had a 2007 SLK 350 for about 4 years now and have used this site every now and then to do upgrades or make repairs on the car, and I've finally decided to do the right thing and post an intro.

I previously had a 1982 380SL for over 20 years before getting the SLK, so I'm a long time Mercedes owner and fan.

Thanks for all the help thus far and in advance!
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon! Glad you finallyed joined. I was in your exact same boat. Minus I've only had mine for a month or 2 and kept lurking. haha
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