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Greetings from Gerry

Hello to all of my fellow SLK Owners. I am Gerry from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. My 2001 SLK 320 with AMG sport package was manufactured on August 30, 2000 and turns 19 years old this month. I have tried to keep it clean, original, and well-maintained since I took delivery in October 2000. Hopefully, my efforts to preserve my car pay off if the R170 SLK becomes a classic. I really appreciate your support.
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Hi Gerry and welcome from Lakeland, Florida!

Living in Florida and joining the forum has special perks! We are an active and fun Florida SLK Group and you’ll definitely want to join us. We have two meets a year Spring and Fall/Winter located in Central Florida.

Our last get-together…

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We have a free to enter monthly competition.
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This could be you in 12 months: https://www.slkworld.com/rotm-winner...simplyslk.html

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Worth knowing are reset adaptive learning, check list, Spring is here and what is the SmartTop.
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https://slk-links.neocities.org/BUYING.html

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55 greetings from London, Gerry. Let's see some photos of your one-owner 170!
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Gerry welcome from Mersea Island, Essex, UK.
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Hi Gerry, 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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