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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-30-2009, 09:55 AM Thread Starter
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Why is this site so slow?

Is it me or has this site's speed become agonizingly slow lately? I used to be able to click on an option to use Version 1, but that is no longer available. If anyone has figured out a way to speed things up, please share it with me. I'm wasting way too much time waiting for the pages to load.

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'99 E300 turbo 196,000 miles
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-30-2009, 10:48 AM
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Works OK for me. And my highspeed connection is anything but...

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Tons of ads on the site
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Seems okay for me - get adblock plus.
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No problems here. I've got real aggressive ad blocks, too.

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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-01-2009, 12:41 PM Thread Starter
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Much better after I switched to Firefox and installed Ad Block Plus - thanks!!

Len

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'59 220S Cabriolet - for sale - http://www.mbzponton.org/mbz220s/sellswap/car4sale.htm
'83 240D original owner 351,500 miles - for sale - http://www.benzworld.org/forums/w123...g-my-240d.html
'88 560SL 41,000 miles being parted out - https://sites.google.com/site/mercedesstuff/home
'99 E300 turbo 196,000 miles
'03 SLK320 34,500 miles
'14 Smart electric

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