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Hi from paraguay!

Hi im new here, my name its gianmarco and im from asuncion paraguay in south america, i recently trade my 03 r230 sl500 for a 06 slk350 r171 and im in love so much power on a very light chasis!
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We have a free to enter monthly competition.
Entry is normally open from the 1st to the 15th of every month. You simply post a reply with 3 photos.
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https://slk-links.neocities.org/ Includes diy videos.
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Worth knowing are reset adaptive learning, check list, Spring is here and what is the SmartTop.
General Discussion - Mercedes Benz SLK Forum
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Smartop : Cubby Holder : Cree fronts : Both rear fogs : Clock Insert : Quicksilver exhaust



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Thank u all 4 the welcoming! this is my 2nd slk the first one was a 99 r170 slk230 kompressor, them i went for a sl500 and now return to my first love the slk!
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The endless problems with the ABC suspencion an the fact that here isnt any parts for that model... and become a money pit
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