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Question Any UK members willing to help?

If any UK member could help me out on an SLK quest, please PM me.

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New to the forum and new to SLK as of last week but will try to help. What is the object of your quest?
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New to the forum and new to SLK as of last week but will try to help. What is the object of your quest?
"I am Arthur, King of the Britons. I seek the bravest and the finest knights in the land who will join me in my court at Camelot. "

Okay, actually I'm in need of a wind deflector for my R170. I've found one on ebay UK, but the seller won't ship to the US. I was hoping to buy it, have it shipped to some kind hearted soul in the UK and then pay that person to ship it the colonies.

I know it's a tall order and wouldn't be surprised if no one offered to help. My problem is that the ones I've found stateside are unreasonably expensive. Even with the weakened $ the price in GB is still way less than here.

This is the item.

Of course, you may just want the item for yourself...oops!
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and us ebay does not have any of those?

it is only money, !!

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Have you seen this one as a Buy It Now for 20 ukp ?? still need someone here to buy it and ship it for you though

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Have you seen this one as a Buy It Now for 20 ukp ?? still need someone here to buy it and ship it for you though

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Yes, that's the other one I'm looking at. I would love to make this happen somehow. I can use buy it now if someone can take delivery and then ship it to me.
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How would you repay the postage costs to the person who ships it to you ??
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What Jon says! :-) Seriously though, if you want it, drop me a PM. If you are not in a big hurry, I'm back in the states July 9th -



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What Jon says! :-) Seriously though, if you want it, drop me a PM. If you are not in a big hurry, I'm back in the states July 9th -
Good old John to the rescue I thought you might offer you services
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I could transfer money via PayPal...assuming the good Samaritan has a PayPal account. Or simply mail a check/money order prior to shipment.
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I could transfer money via PayPal...assuming the good Samaritan has a PayPal account. Or simply mail a check/money order prior to shipment.
PM John he said he would bring it to the States for you See above
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Wow. Who would've thought to search under "Cargo Holder" for a windscreen. Go figure.
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Success!

Thanks to all who have offered assistance in my quest.

I was able to purchase the wind deflector on eBay UK and get it shipped stateside by the seller.

Thanks again to all you SLK denizens. You're the best!
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Dang, I have one flopping around in the trunk...heh. Just saw this post. Never really used it as it restricts view..
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Dang, I have one flopping around in the trunk...heh. Just saw this post. Never really used it as it restricts view..
"Restricts view"...of what, the cars you are leaving in the dust???
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