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#1 Old 01-13-2017
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Hello from SLK 32 and 55 owner

Hello from a long time Mercedes owner. Started back in 1976 with a 190D and owned Benzs ever since. Restored a lot of 50-60's era cars and still do most of the repairs on my and my friends Benz's. Maybe it's my age showing, but I prefer the W124 cars to any of the later Benzs.
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Hi and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us and posting an intro!

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Hello from wet Wales !

Oh to have a 32 and a 55 parked outside




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Welcome from the Wirral, England.

Definitely a star garage you have there.

In addition to the R171 threads we have an AMG place too:
AMGs - Mercedes Benz SLK Forum

Regional threads for meets and local info:
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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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