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what year? please update profile

First please update your vehicle (year?: 1996-2016) in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information if you haven’t. This takes about 30 seconds to do.
Follow exactly to update: ‘Usercp’ at the top of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘vehicle’. Info in your garage does not update your profile.



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:
http://www.slkworld.com/general-discussion/167265-mercedes-brochure-archive.html#post1511249

mods you should do:
smarttop

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

AMG
http://www.slkworld.com/amgs/279537-my-new-mod-showed-up-today.html
http://www.slkworld.com/amgs/284002-what-not-another-mod-whats-wrong-you.html

http://www.slkworld.com/slk-r171-ge...-another-mod-jeff-updated-9-24-post-26-a.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
carbon fiber center caps
oem windscreen or lighted/etched windscreen

Post your vin in the Vehicle Datacard Request section to get a free datacard (options on your car). If looking for a car, get the options before you buy!

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


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Hi Nick, and welcome from the UK Midlands! :)
 

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Thanks for the welcome's!

I've got a few projects lined up for her already.. Eibach pros Kit, Smart top, replacing boot struts, and a Hid kit for the fogs (I've already got factory bi-xenons).

Fortunately the car came with quite a few factory extras, so it's pretty close to how I want it;

Airscarf
Heated seats
auto wiper/headlights (this might be standard)
7G-tronic
tyre pressure
folding mirrors
infra red remote roof opening (this is rubbish)
glass draft blocker
tracker (although I guess this isn't active as I don't pay a subscription)

dbgrn - I really like those alloys, I think I might have to swap mine at some point. What are they called? Or are they just the standard AMG SLK alloys?
 

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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
 
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