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New (???) addition to the MB SLK World

Hello to all. Nick Velez here in the Dallas/Fort Worth sector of Texas. As of February 28, 2011 have discovered the thrill of owning/driving a 1999 SLK 230 (bright silver w black interior). Purchased from a local auto wholesale lot, 74k on the odometer, and just as advertised....within the first month...have had to purchase a new key and remote from local dealer ($246.00) and I am now looking to rebuild/replace the recently leaking top cylinders. Yea!! <sigh>

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Sorry to hear about the repairs you need. The slk's are amazing to drive, but do have their quirks.

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