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Newbie here from NJ... Booya!

Newbie member... This would make our 3rd benz in the collection. Picked up a 99 SLK230 Sport Kompressor (164K miles) for my wife this weekend. Got it at a good price but hoping it is not a money pit ...





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Thanks for posting an intro with up to date details.

Welcome from Wirral, England.

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There a section for NJ meets and local info:
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Thanks for posting an intro with up to date details.

Welcome from Wirral, England.

Have you got your datacard yet? Just follow Jeff's link to find out exactly what MB says you have.

Feel free to vote in this months RoTM comp.
After the 1st Feb you can enter your own car.
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Sounds good I'll look into the data care thing shortly. Thanks.
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Forgot to add:

There a link to R170 diy in my signature below.

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"SLKWorld.com R170 parking light turns itself on" search gives pages of answers.

Hopefully your answer is in there.

Mercedes Benz SLK Forum - Search Results for SLKWorld.com R170 parking light turns itself on


When using search always start with 'SLKWorld.com' to get forum specific answers.
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Welcome from St Augustine Florida...move here from NJ (more good weather to drive with the top down)
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