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Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-19-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,250
Posted By superswiss

Specifically, the sedans are. The coupes and...

Specifically, the sedans are. The coupes and cabriolets are built in Bremen, Germany. For the fact that this fellow is insulting others for not knowing how car's are built, he doesn't seem to...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-15-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,616
Posted By Snarfalus

OK so I just got the car back with the new tires....

OK so I just got the car back with the new tires. Michelin A/S 3+. Where to even begin?

Superior to the outgoing continental run flats in absolutely every way imaginable. Steering feels improved,...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-06-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,437
Posted By kevin-L

PSA: NEVER power on the car with the wiper arms up

So, there's a huge design flaw with the w205 wiper blade system. I spent some time detailing my C43 today and I had my wipers in the raised position to clean and coat the windshield. While I had the...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
05-20-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,913
Posted By user33

Nope. Would likely be difficult to capture the...

Nope. Would likely be difficult to capture the sound since cars are a relatively noisy environment.

Sorry to hear you're having so many issues, but it sounds like you have one of the better...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
05-19-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,913
Posted By user33

Sounds like you'll be in for a new set of...

Sounds like you'll be in for a new set of differential gears. Depending upon how good your dealer's service people are, you might want to figure out one or more speeds/torque(s) where the whine...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
05-17-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,913
Posted By user33

Turn on your engine-data display (vehicle...

Turn on your engine-data display (vehicle dynamics) and see whether the whining noise occurs at a certain torque level (mine was around 50 ft lb) at certain speeds (one of mine was 80 kph) regardless...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-12-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By Forest Jim

Hi, My individual setting is below. Drive -...

Hi, My individual setting is below.

Drive - Sport
Transmission - D
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/unknown_ab59998866838e7f03dd731b5998dba91f03c045.jpeg...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-11-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By Hungalow

Well done Zibby was a good read. I run sport+...

Well done Zibby was a good read. I run sport+ most of time with suspension in sports mode only cause roads are bad here in the 6. When I hit the twisties suspension goes sport+ I prefer it feeling...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-11-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By Skim450

sport+ only. comfort when the lady is in the...

sport+ only.
comfort when the lady is in the car (she gets nauseous from the jerky tranny in sport)

my last "fun" car was a highly modified subaru STI, tons of suspension work, big turbo, etc....
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-11-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By SoCalC55

I absolutely love it! About to cross over 1000...

I absolutely love it! About to cross over 1000 miles so this weekend will be a bit more enjoyable :)

The W203 C55 was a truly special car, something that I have been missing in the years between...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-11-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By stephos

Thanks for sharing your experiences. I enjoyed...

Thanks for sharing your experiences. I enjoyed the read :y
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-10-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By SoCalC55

Nice write-up and comparison Zibby :y

Nice write-up and comparison Zibby :y
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-10-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,297
Posted By KyleSmith

I just go to sport plus before I even start the...

I just go to sport plus before I even start the car and put the suspension into comfort every time... I can't remember the last time I used comfort mode...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
02-05-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 802
Posted By z28lt1

I believe Advics.

I believe Advics.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
02-03-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,249
Posted By MVEOVR

Gas for sure could have been causing some of the...

Gas for sure could have been causing some of the issues in performance. Glad to hear its roaring now like it should be!:y
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
02-01-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,249
Posted By Mr. J

A cold tranny is not a problem. Worrying about...

A cold tranny is not a problem. Worrying about it is a waste of time. People spend a lot of money to upgrade intercoolers for a reason. Heat kills a tranny not cold.

It may shift a little...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
02-01-2019, 02:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,249
Posted By jonathan358

Had to commute far today so I decided to take...

Had to commute far today so I decided to take some measurements. Today was around -13 to -14*C ambient temperature not including wind chills or driving speed. Gauges showed -11*C engine and -7*C...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
01-29-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,249
Posted By RichardCranium3

One thing to check...turn on the HP/TQ gauges on...

One thing to check...turn on the HP/TQ gauges on the COMAND screen and do some pulls once you're fully warmed up. Where does the HP max out? Also, turn on the AMG page on the central cluster...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-24-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By RichardCranium3

First, FYI - you posted in the W205 C43 section. ...

First, FYI - you posted in the W205 C43 section.

Second, if rotors are anything like our 4 pot rotors, there's a small amount of play in the pin. The gap you show in pic one doesn't seem too far...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-01-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By FirstMBAMG

First comment nailed it; rough downshifts are an...

First comment nailed it; rough downshifts are an artifact of these systems especially in S+, and even somewhat in comfort. Such is life with a sports car
07-30-2018, 01:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 486
Posted By DFWdude

Yes, anywhere you can get capillary action to...

Yes, anywhere you can get capillary action to draw the glue under the star. Just be quick putting the glue there, and be quick to wipe away any excess.
07-25-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 486
Posted By DFWdude

In this case just any cheap Super Glue will work...

In this case just any cheap Super Glue will work best, not the ultra fast setting kind.
07-25-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 486
Posted By DFWdude

Here's how to fix it. You'l need: 1) 4"...

Here's how to fix it. You'l need:

1) 4" square piece of aluminum foil
2) A thin sewing needle
3) Some fresh super glue
4) a small bit of kitchen paper towel

Place the aluminum foil on a...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-17-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By Clint Westwood

The owners manual states power is reduced until...

The owners manual states power is reduced until the engine is up to temp, which I guess means blue has changed to white. By how much I dunno since I always take it easy until I see white. Racing...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-17-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 32,540
Posted By ratmode

Hi guys, Just came back from AMG dealer and...

Hi guys,

Just came back from AMG dealer and here is more info about C43 2019 rear diffuser.

SKU for the rear bumper (red markin in pic) is the same for both 2018 and 2019. AMG mechanic was...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-17-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By munis

Always turn drive in Program E and C when engine...

Always turn drive in Program E and C when engine oil and tranny temps are in the blue region (70C for engine oil) and (50C) for tranny oil. After that feel free to give it some.

Be patient and...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-15-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 907
Posted By J**2

Nice

Great car. Here’s wishing you many years of driving pleasure !
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-10-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 32,540
Posted By ShakyTom

The new C43 grille (which looks like the current...

The new C43 grille (which looks like the current C63 grille) will most likely fit the current C43. The current C63 grille does not fit the current C43.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-06-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By munis

I use S+ in town all the time. One of my favorite...

I use S+ in town all the time. One of my favorite thing to do is just drive the car in town between tall buildings shifting between 1st and 2nd gear and making children cry. On a serious note, the...
08-14-2017, 01:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Valvestud

Attached is the parts list and picture of the...

Attached is the parts list and picture of the components for the doors. It appears that both handles on each side of the car are the same part.

Also, it appears you can order with appropriate...
08-13-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,528
Posted By Mikeki7

Might not be a factor but I know there are...

Might not be a factor but I know there are updates available for the drive unit selector module and the mct trans. Especially if you drive a 2012-2013. May or may not fix the issue, updates only take...
10-06-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,773
Posted By quaalude

Zibby43 is a great seller. I bought the diffuser...

Zibby43 is a great seller. I bought the diffuser and vents and he shipped them out quickly so buy with confidence.
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