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I live in France et i am 27 years old
I ve got my first Mercedes this summer, a 2005 Black SLK 200K :smile:

the car had already been some changes to the purchase :
-18 "rims black
-Front and rear bumper facelift
-exhaust/mirrors/antenna facelift
-interior from 2look Black and white

I made some changes:
-replace orange light bulb with chrom light bulb

-new wheel center black

-K&N filter

Coming soon :laugh:
-carbon steering wheel insert (home made)

-white LED for the steering wheel buttons

I have a lot of question, so I will spend some time to read existant post before start a new one :wink:

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later year owner's/maintenance/comand manuals, top right in the link below:
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your brochure:
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mods you should do:

clear or tinted side markers
shorty antenna
led license plate bulbs
led parking lights
carbon fiber on the C pillars
oem windscreen or lighted/etched windscreen
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Premium Member 2005 SLK55 AMG
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Hi and welcome from the UK Midlands! :)

Premium Member 2006 SLK 280-sold
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Greetings from Tennessee !

You get a gold star for posting pictures in your first post. :tu: We love looking at SLK's. Feel free to ask questions - we play nice here.

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Premium Member 2006 SLK350
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Bonjour et bienvenue du Canada!

Bad timing...we were just in Toulouse. Saw one 171 parked in Carmes? Parking structure and a lovely mars red 171 joining the peripheral...

Premium Member 2009 SLK55 AMG
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
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