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#1 Old 12-20-2016
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New SLK Owner From Cornwall!!!

Hey Guys

Was looking around for the best forum for me relating to the SLK

And found you guys!

Amazing forum, with what seem to be some very cleaver people

Looking forward to sharing experiances and getting advise and info on everything I might need to know

Just purchased a 2000 320 in Silver which so far I am loving! (only had her 1 day )

Be gentle with me if I do ask dumb question though
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......purchased a 2000 320 in Silver which so far I am loving!
Me too but had mine 4 months

Welcome from South Wales, this is a great place for SLK owners.
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Hi and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us and posting an intro!

We have quite a few members in the UK that like to meet up from time to time, although things are a little quieter during the winter months. If you're interested in joining us sometime, just keep an eye on the UK Region section, as we post meeting plans there!

There's a summary post that I maintain for all UK meets here, and links to examples and pictures from this year's past meets are available here.

Finally, we also recently started plotting where our UK members are - check out the thread for that here: SLKWorld UK & Ireland Members and Meeting Points Map

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Welcome from the Wirral.

Don't worry about dumb questions I have (and still do) road test as many as I can.
JBanks will confirm that.

Well worth checking out 2016 UK calendar for it's archive.
You might be tempted to try a meet.
https://www.slkworld.com/united-kingd...ml#post2834530

Wait until @DaveR. spots another member down there. He'll be made up.

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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