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Hi guys,

Joining the forum!

I'm a bit of a 'sunday driver' these days since I use train to and from Central London from Richmond for work.. Found a nice example 2004 SLK350 with full Merc history, but needs a little TLC so haggled down price and bought it as a bit of a project!

Doing some minor fixes including;

- replace faulty comand head unit
- need to refurb headlights (very cloudy!)
- discover why SRS light on
- replace parking / license plate lights with LED

So I'm sure I will be consulting this forum regularly for tips

Overall love the car already, brilliant auto gearbox / lovely sound / nice heavy steering / comfortable!
 

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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Valrico, Florida!

owner's and maintenance manuals great R171 info:

later year owner's/maintenance/comand manuals, top right in the link below:
Bill's Den: Documents

Lube those seals:
http://www.slkworld.com/226839-post1.html

your brochure:
Mercedes Brochure Archive

mods you should do:
smarttop

http://www.slkworld.com/general-discussion/121481-what-smarttop-all-members-keep-talking-about.html

clear or tinted side markers
shorty antenna
led license plate bulbs
led parking lights
carbon fiber on the C pillars http://www.slkworld.com/general-modifications-r171/50849-ive-taken-cf-plunge.html
oem windscreen or lighted/etched windscreen
Post your vin in the Vehicle Datacard Request section to get a free datacard (options on your car).

http://www.slkworld.com/vehicle-data-card/67706-free-how-get-free-datacard.html


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Congrats Andytech99 & welcome to the forum from Tampa Bay USA! Keep us posted on how all those fixes go!
McSLK
 

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Hi & welcome from Lancs. (Used to live down your way :) )
Good luck with sorting your list. Doesn't sound too bad... and pic looks good.
 

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
 

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Hi and welcome from the UK Midlands! :)
 

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Hello and welcome from sunny France...:smile::smile::smile:

Your car looks great and it will be interesting to see how you get on with your list...:grin:
 
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