If you plan to buy a small roadster and have considered the SLK R170, you will find that prices in 2015 for these nice cars can vary greatly. Which one to buy, the four-cylinder or the more powerful V6. Or how about the AMG version or even a Brabus powered über-SLK? Actually, it doesn't really matter, depending on your budget and what engine you prefer, they are all immense fun to drive.
Interested in an R170? Then this e-book, which was updated in Oct. 2015, could be right for you. It does not only explain in great detail the VIN and DATA CARD codes, it also comes with a COMPREHENSIVE BUYER'S GUIDE. Naturally it talks about potential problems with the vario roof, covers the R170's development and history and discusses the cars' engine varieties. All upgrades are shown chronologically, the technical specifications listed and a separate chapter looks at some rather unusual SLK designs. This guide is available both in Kindle and hard copy formats.
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This e-book is part of a series that covers all three SLK models. It is also available in a printed version. The author Bernd S. Koehling has so far over 25 books and e-books about Mercedes-Benz cars to his credit. They cover vehicles from the 1947 170V to the 2012 SL65 AMG