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I've had my SLK for 4 years but I just found this forum

I bought my 2013 SLK 250 as a certified pre-owned in late 2014. It was low miles then and since it is my second car I have still kept it low miles. I like to do my own projects and was thinking about adding a backup camera which lead me to this forum. Became a member to see the photos but I thought I would go ahead an follow the guidelines and post an introduction.

I have had a friend of mine describe my vehicles as "completely opposite and yet equally impractical" as my daily driver is a Jeep Wrangler that I have had for 18 years. Maybe I can keep the SLK that long too. I guess I just like convertibles.
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