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Old 12-30-2017, 11:01 AM
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nice work done there!!!are those valve covers painted or coated???here's my dynothread: https://mbworld.org/forums/c36-amg-c...went-dyno.htmli have not done any porting and swapped cams.


the the covers are painted. Iím pretty sure my dyno is at the crank is was a few years ago so 320 BHP at the crank
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Old 12-30-2017, 11:11 AM
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[QUOTE=ML63 AMG;7343998]Is that an engine dyno or a chassis dyno?At the crank
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Old 12-30-2017, 11:13 AM
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Seems like you are down on power since the 43 motor makes 302 BHP, figured you would be at least @ 350 BHP with the 55. Either way, awesome build, cant wait to see the results!

yeah you right the C55 W202 made 347 BHP
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They should be between intake ports & block case,,

really nice for heat insulation..

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They look cool but I used stock gaskets
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If you decide to go with these insulation spacers, you will have to use stock gaskets with them..

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Engine bay almost done


This bit was scary




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Looks great!!!
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Which brand hood did you go with? Fitment look pretty good?
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Old 01-11-2018, 02:06 AM
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Which brand hood did you go with? Fitment look pretty good?
VISRACING off eBay but I waited 5 months for it to arrive in London well worth the wait. The hood was made in China then shipped to the US then flown here
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What's the weight saving between the two?
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What's the weight saving between the two?

aroung 10KG
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tell us more about that intake. god i must have been a bit drunk when i reposted your picture and didnt notice it. LOLOL
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thats great, are you sure? i always held off the carbon fiber hood because i read a post on this forum somewhere that said the weight savings was practically nil
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tell us more about that intake. god i must have been a bit drunk when i reposted your picture and didnt notice it. LOLOL
Hi Micky itís a BMC oval universal carbon intake a bit of cutting the hoses and 45 degree alloy pipe and ite fits well
the factory air box it quite heavy plus it use to hit the strut brace the new BMC intake does not




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does it pass annual MOT without problems?
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