MBWorld.org Forums - Search Results

Go Back  MBWorld.org Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Vic55
Showing results 1 to 200 of 417
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Forum: AMG GT
06-24-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,958
Posted By Vic55

He broke it in Cutter; its ok no one will buy the...

He broke it in Cutter; its ok no one will buy the car anyways. Maybe now the dealer will take some more off the msrp due to "miles" :)
Forum: AMG GT
06-24-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,958
Posted By Vic55

Why is my GTS Edition 1 wing on a sedan .... I...

Why is my GTS Edition 1 wing on a sedan .... I know its not exactly the same but a shopping car spoiler on a sedan is ehhhhhhhh

This car will sit and sit like the Jupiter Red next to it. Lets face...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-20-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,136
Posted By Vic55

No sound = big pass. Have several friends...

No sound = big pass.

Have several friends with 100D's (not boobs) and on spirited freeway runs, the car only has a few hard pulls before reverse viagara mode rolls in.

I know its not exactly...
Forum: AMG GT
06-18-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,756
Posted By Vic55

Dont sell me so short, its only at fatty level...

Dont sell me so short, its only at fatty level mate.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-12-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By Vic55

Are you having flashbacks hyp??? Wait yours...

Are you having flashbacks hyp???

Wait yours was bubble gum right?
Forum: AMG GT
06-03-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,117
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/892x599/2019_06_03_11_21_57_s_in_the_canyons_mbworld_org_forums_3883a13b414e5bf4612473c6ae22bfdb7f2fab5d.png
Haaa nice one Ronin----
Forum: W213 AMG
05-16-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By Vic55

I feel i should delete this on principle alone...

I feel i should delete this on principle alone LOL.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-14-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,571
Posted By Vic55

Ill leave it here but post a link to the...

Ill leave it here but post a link to the classifieds.

Further, pics and details of the msrp and build will help.

Good luck with the 570S, make sure you get a lower mile car and definitely get a...
Forum: AMG GT
04-22-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 618
Posted By Vic55

That car cost the dealer brand new to MBUSA circa...

That car cost the dealer brand new to MBUSA circa 121200 triple net. Add in the Convertible trunk money that was splashed on it and the used status (dealers cant lease it and its got miles) puts that...
Forum: AMG GT
04-22-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,396
Posted By Vic55

I never drive my cars to bars for this exact...

I never drive my cars to bars for this exact reason. Sh.it gets into people's head as the liquid courage pours and pours and the nice car always takes the hit. Lyft is my friend.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,005
Posted By Vic55

I pray, and Im not super religious, that nobody...

I pray, and Im not super religious, that nobody ever adds these to their E63's!!
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 585
Posted By Vic55

Nicely done sir... as you and I have chatted,...

Nicely done sir... as you and I have chatted, that store is pretty aggressive in pricing; you got a tremendous deal.

A friend of mine just picked up a black black cab like yours and tuned it---...
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,472
Posted By Vic55

more like a rape trick

more like a rape trick
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,472
Posted By Vic55

Huge net cap plus the low residual is the double...

Huge net cap plus the low residual is the double whammy as these are the two pieces that create the depreciation factor. But they are also the combo that is used against a huge money factor to...
Forum: Test
02-19-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,907
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/m5_side_4_40bf4d417b90bac536d8ba243a9b68281599b5ec.jpg
Forum: Test
02-19-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,907
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/m5_thirsty_5cd2227e07774517c1d15ba9441e426b8a7eb9f4.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
02-13-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,355
Posted By Vic55

You might price point the car out of market with...

You might price point the car out of market with the Ceramics--- its a street car that can be tracked vs the opposite. I think the irons are good for this car as I dont know really anyone yet (here...
Forum: AMG GT
01-28-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,441
Posted By Vic55

M6 is not AWD and its a porker; I had one and it...

M6 is not AWD and its a porker; I had one and it was tuned. The jump is the jump but the car with better hp to weight ratio won. I think the weight delta is circa 800 lbs??
01-23-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,216
Posted By Vic55

Let the OP sell his tires in HIS thread; if you...

Let the OP sell his tires in HIS thread; if you are a non sponsor sell your tires in the classified section.
Forum: W213 AMG
01-07-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 10,403
Posted By Vic55

Nice runs guys...

Nice runs guys...
Forum: W213 AMG
01-03-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 736
Posted By Vic55

A good talk on break in ...

A good talk on break in

https://mbworld.org/forums/w213-amg/717005-break-period-vs-no-break.html

Michael Khan

And what I posted there:
Forum: W213 AMG
01-03-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,285
Posted By Vic55

Yep.... ...

Yep....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wakX5pGB4Vg
Forum: W213 AMG
01-03-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 736
Posted By Vic55

Warm your car up and drive up and down the...

Warm your car up and drive up and down the ranges, dont lug it.... Its ok to drive in fixed rpms but its not the way Ive ever driven my cars at break in. You wont hurt it.
Forum: Test
01-02-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,907
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/headrests_447363513be7664876641821de6aa69af68bbb8d.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
12-27-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 845
Posted By Vic55

Suspension geometry that matters to me is toe,...

Suspension geometry that matters to me is toe, camber, and caster along with damper compression and rebound... track width has not changed my balance on so many cars. Lowering your car is where the...
Forum: W213 AMG
12-19-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,709
Posted By Vic55

and the worst selling LOL

and the worst selling LOL
Forum: W213 AMG
12-18-2018, 03:17 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,709
Posted By Vic55

I have a bad feeling (or good for those who want...

I have a bad feeling (or good for those who want this) that pricing will hurt sales and the factory will have to inject trunk or hood money down the road. To me after 11 AMG's its just not worth the...
Forum: W213 AMG
12-13-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,041
Posted By Vic55

For bolt on's I think these are the top 5: ...

For bolt on's I think these are the top 5:

https://www.drteitelbaum.com/blog/top-5-best-breast-augmentation-surgeons-in-the-u-s/
Forum: W213 AMG
12-04-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 845
Posted By Vic55

Been running spacers on so many cars at speeds...

Been running spacers on so many cars at speeds over 100 so many times that its a non issue for me. The key is in the install of course and if you have the right spacer build that is hubcentric. Even...
Forum: AMG GT
12-03-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,431
Posted By Vic55

Hahahahah Im good right now Dave. I missed my...

Hahahahah Im good right now Dave. I missed my deal on a GTC coupe (non cab) at triple net or 12% off because I was too busy being busy :)
Forum: AMG GT
12-03-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,431
Posted By Vic55

I like it much better in the sun.... :)

I like it much better in the sun.... :)
Forum: W213 AMG
11-30-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,775
Posted By Vic55

The S63tu version 2.0 really takes well to...

The S63tu version 2.0 really takes well to mods... its similar to the RS7 gains with the 4.0 TFSI. I only have 91 octane so my tune will be circa 100/100 or around there. I run a piggy right now and...
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 18,875
Posted By Vic55

GIAC or Cobb---- I have used both on my Porsches...

GIAC or Cobb---- I have used both on my Porsches (non Panny). I know GIAC has one but couldnt find out if Cobb does.

And I pray you got a great deal cause those cars are very soft.
Forum: AMG GT
11-19-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By Vic55

So you have done this or an ECU tune or are you...

So you have done this or an ECU tune or are you just spouting out what you read?

And ECU piggy (or as you call it a dongle LOL) is much cheaper than a true bench flash (ECU). Im sure you know this...
Forum: AMG GT
11-12-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,131
Posted By Vic55

LOL it would take too long to take em off hahaha ...

LOL it would take too long to take em off hahaha

I love my wheels btw :)
Forum: W213 AMG
11-06-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,352
Posted By Vic55

Exactly and we own the cars. We have no proof...

Exactly and we own the cars. We have no proof they even spoke to the factory about it. Ill tell you this, from my ownership, I could not hear any sound piping. Now my F90 M5 and newly acquired NSX...
Forum: W213 AMG
11-02-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 783
Posted By Vic55

In what measurement?? No chance it pulls the...

In what measurement?? No chance it pulls the same 60-130 or quarter mile trap speeds... and it wont come close to the VIR Lightning Lap time.

Zero to 60?? You think the E53 will be bottom 3's?
...
Forum: AMG GT
10-31-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By Vic55

yeah nice car and nice drop.... the sale will...

yeah nice car and nice drop.... the sale will occur
Forum: AMG GT
10-25-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By Vic55

LOL its not a ferrari and it has 12% in the...

LOL its not a ferrari and it has 12% in the invoice to msrp---- dealer probably took it in for 25k less and is trying make a fatty.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-24-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

The pleasure was all mine.

The pleasure was all mine.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-24-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

On my E63S I had the Performance Seats and they...

On my E63S I had the Performance Seats and they did the job (from an aggressive driving perspective) and were actually not that bad in regards to comfort. My F90 M5 seats are very comfortable but...
Forum: W213 AMG
10-23-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,660
Posted By Vic55

I heard its exactly the same as the 18's except...

I heard its exactly the same as the 18's except it doesnt have CEL's.


sorry too soon.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-23-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

It affects 12 cars... no future deliveries will...

It affects 12 cars... no future deliveries will have the issue either as they can not- be delivered LOL.

Pert is my shampoo to my extra coarse hair. He make me smooth.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-22-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 63,084
Posted By Vic55

John just rolled over in his grave. I heard...

John just rolled over in his grave.

I heard the 110 giggawatt flux capacitor is also held up.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-22-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

Is that what you are calling your AMC (wrong...

Is that what you are calling your AMC (wrong consonant LOL) Pacer these days???

https://cdn04.carsforsale.com/3/301456/23913649/thumb/1140651210.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
10-22-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

LOL it affects 12 cars... its safe to say...

LOL it affects 12 cars...

its safe to say all new model years have their issues and we will always read about them first before we hear the good news like a stock M5 CE trapped 129 at 10.9
Forum: W213 AMG
10-22-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,770
Posted By Vic55

Congrats... and yes finally LOL.

Congrats... and yes finally LOL.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-18-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,512
Posted By Vic55

Yes its true, I have an M5 and honestly,...

Yes its true, I have an M5 and honestly, everything I wrote about it has lived up to my expectations. I still think both cars are great but there are some things I just enjoy more about the M5 than...
Forum: W213 AMG
10-16-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 63,084
Posted By Vic55

yes

yes
Forum: W213 AMG
10-16-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 63,084
Posted By Vic55

As long as I have known you, I am more concerned...

As long as I have known you, I am more concerned than ever.
Forum: AMG GT
10-10-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,629
Posted By Vic55

I did recommend House and several members here...

I did recommend House and several members here have bought cars from them. I have personally taken 6 AMG's from them and 3 non AMG's. I never mentioned wholesaling, I said whoring which is triple net...
Forum: AMG GT
10-05-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,574
Posted By Vic55

Or you just go straight in and have no...

Or you just go straight in and have no understanding of how to drive a lowered car? 35 cars, 10 years, all lowered, no scrapes... you make it seem like its so difficult to drive a car that is lower...
Forum: AMG GT
10-04-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,574
Posted By Vic55

He used H&R fixed height adjustment springs. ...

He used H&R fixed height adjustment springs.


sno- car now looks so much better!!!!!!
Forum: W213 AMG
10-03-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 759
Posted By Vic55

Yeah the wireless charging is slow, I would...

Yeah the wireless charging is slow, I would rather just use a cig lighter plug in with 3.0 charging.
Forum: W213 AMG
10-01-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 734
Posted By Vic55

Ed1 sedans while not as rare dont gather much...

Ed1 sedans while not as rare dont gather much more ACV than regular paint E63S's... 2nd hand market is not big on matte paint. Most are afraid of how to care for it and worry about scratches etc. A...
Forum: AMG GT
09-27-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,130
Posted By Vic55

Indeed, and my pass is via what I see in pics;...

Indeed, and my pass is via what I see in pics; its a visual pass. CarWow will do quarter mile tests and rollers along with braking. While its not gospel they definitely go past speeds of 100 mph and...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-26-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,727
Posted By Vic55

The Dial (which you are referring to) is for...

The Dial (which you are referring to) is for drive functions but not damper adjustments except in Sport Plus (which automatically sets your suspension to Sport) or if you have your Individual mode...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-25-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By Vic55

I heard "my girl wants to party all the time" was...

I heard "my girl wants to party all the time" was stuck in a loop.
Forum: AMG GT
09-24-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,081
Posted By Vic55

Knowing Dave as long as I have (Bish) I can only...

Knowing Dave as long as I have (Bish) I can only gather it came from frustration and nothing personal was intended. Its clear that his passion for the car he owns shines through and sometimes we all...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-24-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,345
Posted By Vic55

Exactly--- Only people within MBUSA know...

Exactly--- Only people within MBUSA know warranty claims from the dealer (the true number vs the number sold). But I digress as I can only say this so many times... its the internet and a forum...
Forum: AMG GT
09-18-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,808
Posted By Vic55

If your going to own or are shopping for a used ...

If your going to own or are shopping for a used Ferrari 3000 miles a year is alot for an F12 or 458 for that matter. Ferrari cars are rarely driven as dailys (I actually did with an FF but not my...
Forum: Test
09-17-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,907
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/m5_rear_2_5f08804aa801dc5665e1e70443f3b82820dee9db.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
09-17-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,340
Posted By Vic55

Simonson has this one too--- MSRP 193k...

Simonson has this one too---

MSRP 193k asking 179k--- lower miles and invoice was around 169k at triple net of holdback. They have room if you want to push.
...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-11-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,286
Posted By Vic55

He is smoking crack.... if you do a 60 month...

He is smoking crack.... if you do a 60 month lease, the gain is the lack of payment but the loss is in the slower paydown of the payoff (while the residual is less, the term extension creates a much...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-11-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,654
Posted By Vic55

Id argue even these percentages are too favorable...

Id argue even these percentages are too favorable compared to the market after 3 years. My guess, in the real world, is that the E63S with 45k miles in 3 years will lose upwards of 60% of msrp. But...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-11-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,286
Posted By Vic55

Susman knows his stuff--- cause he Benz Jedi :) ...

Susman knows his stuff--- cause he Benz Jedi :)

Id say in this day and age with Benz, 36 is the best term to keep a car with a decent payment and especially those who like to get a new car every 3...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-08-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 636
Posted By Vic55

Im not sure who has done that here (I think no...

Im not sure who has done that here (I think no one ever since ive been here) but having done over 10 sets of spacers with my cars; hubcentric fitment is all that matters. Even Porsche dialed out...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-07-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 636
Posted By Vic55

Spacers just need a longer bolt---- which usually...

Spacers just need a longer bolt---- which usually comes with the kit.
Forum: W213 AMG
09-07-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,837
Posted By Vic55

Mom and Dad already rented out the attic.

Mom and Dad already rented out the attic.
Forum: W213 AMG
09-06-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,546
Posted By Vic55

With no premium pack

With no premium pack
Forum: W213 AMG
09-06-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,546
Posted By Vic55

4 pages of the Fast and Furious and life is good...

4 pages of the Fast and Furious and life is good finally
Forum: W213 AMG
09-04-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,837
Posted By Vic55

Brother, friends and family eat free; none of...

Brother, friends and family eat free; none of whom are you.
...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-30-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,100
Posted By Vic55

ummmm my responses: all they do is provide you...

ummmm my responses: all they do is provide you with comfort.
Forum: AMG GT
08-29-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,553
Posted By Vic55

I agree, having had three iterations of the Hot...

I agree, having had three iterations of the Hot V- the lag is not prevalent and especially married with the DCT GTS tranny. Maybe sometimes others are feeling acceleration lag :) or as you stated,...
Forum: AMG GT
08-29-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,553
Posted By Vic55

I hate you.

I hate you.
Forum: W213 AMG
08-28-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,541
Posted By Vic55

I thought they saw me on 48 hours--- but...

I thought they saw me on 48 hours--- but apparently you are not dead....

I love the matte white finish better--- no waxing needed.
Forum: W213 AMG
08-28-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,541
Posted By Vic55

I would only take pictures of you... Pertplus...

I would only take pictures of you... Pertplus limited edition in Jorts.
Forum: W213 AMG
08-27-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By Vic55

I drive my car up and down the rpms since day...

I drive my car up and down the rpms since day 1--- Sport plus or die!!!!

No oil consumption issues which might be attributed to a completely different engine in that of the M177 vs the M157 but...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-27-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,100
Posted By Vic55

This is the bane that sponsor retailers have to...

This is the bane that sponsor retailers have to deal with. I dont think they can do non refundable deposits either (depends on state law).
Forum: W213 AMG
08-27-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,333
Posted By Vic55

Its the Net, you will only read the bad stories...

Its the Net, you will only read the bad stories here. Drive the car!!!! As I have stated before here and on other forums, people with good experiences or no issues chalk it up to par for the course...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-23-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,847
Posted By Vic55

I even heard Canadian born Bryan Adams' "run to...

I even heard Canadian born Bryan Adams' "run to you" was just released last week there???
Forum: W213 AMG
08-21-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,204
Posted By Vic55

Im sure you read my original post here- for me...

Im sure you read my original post here- for me the tech is just easier to use in the M. I really have grown to dislike that finger size mouse on the left side of the steering wheel to change media or...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-21-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,204
Posted By Vic55

Sh..it just got real.

Sh..it just got real.
Forum: W213 AMG
08-16-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,911
Posted By Vic55

LOL--- we morse code now I think he upgrade...

LOL--- we morse code now

I think he upgrade to a 1999 Little Red Corvette
Forum: W213 AMG
08-14-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,204
Posted By Vic55

Yeah Wolf no doubt on all points... the only...

Yeah Wolf no doubt on all points... the only reason Ill do it is because I like to change dynamics and I think the M5 will also react (or has already) to tuning better.

I have to say the M5 even...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-13-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,204
Posted By Vic55

Its ironic as I felt that way on the first drive...

Its ironic as I felt that way on the first drive but then again, the sales guy wouldnt let me run MDM Sport with all the aggressive settings ticked. I had this one for 2 days so I got so much more...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-13-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

with the Evil Brother ...

with the Evil Brother

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1300x731/m5_e63s_b3618d50c44b79879f0dfefa98ebb045b0b00296.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
08-13-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,204
Posted By Vic55

Drove the F90 M5 for a extended period- My thoughts inside/pics

Let me preface this by stating I did drive the M5 last week but was limited in how I wanted to adjust the settings and push the car. But a good friend is a now in charge of a local BMW store so he...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-06-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,208
Posted By Vic55

Stock fronts are 20x9.5 ET 25 and rears are 20x10...

Stock fronts are 20x9.5 ET 25 and rears are 20x10 ET 55 so with 11's you gained about 12.5 in ET and I run a 12mm spacer on the stock ET50 with the 10's.


Looks good- maybe push a spacer in the...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-03-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,384
Posted By Vic55

I have no problem hard shifting once the tranny...

I have no problem hard shifting once the tranny temps are up to snuff. I do this during the first few hundred miles to set the rings in the pistons.

I usually run the car in sport plus which...
Forum: W213 AMG
08-03-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,384
Posted By Vic55

Ill chime: 11 AMG's all done with hard break...

Ill chime:

11 AMG's all done with hard break in from date of delivery:

Warm up the engine oil
Run the car up and down the rpms but never hold it in any section for long periods
Use all the...
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 402
Posted By Vic55

If a car has been sitting, I mean really sitting...

If a car has been sitting, I mean really sitting for 6 plus months- most dealers are paying reserve on the flooring and will move that car at 10% off. There is about 12% in the car from MSRP to...
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 402
Posted By Vic55

You are not wrong--- the GT and GTC cabs are soft...

You are not wrong--- the GT and GTC cabs are soft and are sucking up flooring interest. Now there was a multi month stop sale on the GT/GTC cars that was from last year into q1 of this year but we...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-26-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By Vic55

I like it and know the guys at RW (they are local...

I like it and know the guys at RW (they are local to me) and sported their M5 lip... I think their products are great for the price point and quality. No one is gonna take a microscope to the weave...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-24-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,909
Posted By Vic55

I have deleted these member(s) posts because they...

I have deleted these member(s) posts because they are the same member.... its a violation of our TOU's to post as a dual member and clearly the allegiance to AMR is prevalent. AMR I am NOT stating...
Forum: AMG GT
07-20-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,119
Posted By Vic55

Lights out, the 812 has the quick N/A throttle...

Lights out, the 812 has the quick N/A throttle though off the horn.
Forum: W213 AMG
07-20-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,142
Posted By Vic55

I grew up working at McDonalds, Pizza Hut, Taco...

I grew up working at McDonalds, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Wendys, Carl's Jr and a few other fast food joints. Money was not around for me and I needed to eat so I used the benefit of an employee meal...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-20-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,142
Posted By Vic55

Having worked, when I was hungry, at both...

Having worked, when I was hungry, at both McDonalds and Taco Bell I would argue that they taste very different LOL.

McDonald's Coke has the best syrup mixture ever.

Ok sorry OT
Forum: W213 AMG
07-18-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 463
Posted By Vic55

yeah you can find that video here ...

yeah you can find that video here

https://mbworld.org/forums/w213-amg/713313-f90-m5-vs-w213-e63s-dsc-off-video-inside-good-comparos.html


closing thread
Forum: AMG GT
07-17-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,270
Posted By Vic55

I really enjoy my car but its not the most...

I really enjoy my car but its not the most comfortable ride out there- it will be stiff like our GTS's. If you have good roads or just enjoy a flat, no yaw, well planted sedan, then its mighty...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-17-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,909
Posted By Vic55

Awwwww the tune question is back--- here is what...

Awwwww the tune question is back--- here is what you will get:

Answers from all that are using each company and why its the best. Of course its all biased and hardly anyone here can provide...
Forum: AMG GT
07-17-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,270
Posted By Vic55

I dont know what to think from those pics; I need...

I dont know what to think from those pics; I need more angles but Im not 100% all in yet.

Its a weird blend of a CLS sprinkled with some some RS7 flakes (as one poster mentioned-RS7). Ill say...
Forum: AMG GT
07-12-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,871
Posted By Vic55

No, all oem hardware outside of the springs...

No, all oem hardware outside of the springs remains intact. And i was able to align my car post drop to within spec (toe).
Forum: W213 AMG
07-10-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By Vic55

Yeah Serge its true they actually suck LOL.......

Yeah Serge its true they actually suck LOL.... conversely my RS7 with the optional seat package had amazing cooling. I tested them with a sport coat on during a higher temp day and man my back sweat...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-09-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,336
Posted By Vic55

F90 M5 vs W213 E63S by DSC OFF- Video Inside- Good Comparos!!!

While its not in English I found this video to provide some good comparisons:

Dyno: Both builders are under reporting of course
Drag Races: The F90 is just a bit faster but oh so close
L/C...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-05-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,292
Posted By Vic55

I check religiously--- so far so great

I check religiously--- so far so great
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,919
Posted By Vic55

The AWD car will make more sense up there.

The AWD car will make more sense up there.
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,919
Posted By Vic55

I have both right now but I have the new W213...

I have both right now but I have the new W213 E63S and its an incredible car based on what its dealing with from a weight perspective. It drives like its 400 lbs lighter and the twin scrolls really...
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 977
Posted By Vic55

Ive owned an SL (2013 SL63 with the upgraded AMG...

Ive owned an SL (2013 SL63 with the upgraded AMG suspension over the std AMG SL63)

The SL is a true GT cruiser with a dual personality (roof down option) and is not for an old man when it has 577...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-02-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,292
Posted By Vic55

There are no factory camber adjustments on our...

There are no factory camber adjustments on our 63's.... as Oren stated, you can add camber bolts to reduce the negative readings.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-28-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 914
Posted By Vic55

This is my end all with matte paint issues... if...

This is my end all with matte paint issues... if this doesnt work then its just there:
...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-27-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1627x915/20180627_071251_3d62fb733e7dfd4c4a7142c8821681a0e6c75d8f.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
06-25-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,871
Posted By Vic55

KW HAS- installed back in 2015--- sleeves and...

KW HAS- installed back in 2015--- sleeves and Weistec actually did the install (their springs were not out yet). I pretty much have the rears maxed and the front still has room. I find that the...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-20-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,756
Posted By Vic55

ok back to our regular scheduled program--- the...

ok back to our regular scheduled program--- the races.... :)
Forum: W213 AMG
06-19-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,066
Posted By Vic55

The bad news threads will always make front page,...

The bad news threads will always make front page, its forum inevitable. We have a pic thread that has well over 30k views and almost every user here's posting with all postive comments. We also...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-18-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,756
Posted By Vic55

Russian Street Race Videos: E63S vs F90 M5- Good Comparos!!

Skip to 20:20

About as even as it gets with jumper taking the lead.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1361&v=0hCBBnZI2AU
Forum: W213 AMG
06-14-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Vic55

Just paint them... thats what HRE and all the...

Just paint them... thats what HRE and all the other top brands do. The fit and finish is excellent.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-14-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Vic55

Powder coating is more durable than paint per se...

Powder coating is more durable than paint per se but it breaks down the constitution of wheel and actually weakens it... Id much rather paint my wheels. And as stated, the fit and finish is better....
Forum: W213 AMG
06-14-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,023
Posted By Vic55

ill close the and merge your posts Photos...

ill close the and merge your posts

Photos get resized at posting
Forum: W213 AMG
06-14-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 790
Posted By Vic55

Center Console, that thing is relatively big.

Center Console, that thing is relatively big.
Forum: AMG GT
06-13-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 707
Posted By Vic55

I have after a few burritos at Del Taco. ...

I have

after a few burritos at Del Taco.

Oh wait that wasnt from the car's engine.
Forum: AMG GT
06-13-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 610
Posted By Vic55

Well my statement was clearly based on the...

Well my statement was clearly based on the experiences Ive had with the cars outside of pricing where Porsche dealers gouge and I 100% agree that ADM has ruined the GT models. I have been fortunate...
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,473
Posted By Vic55

No matter how one drives a GTS or any benz for...

No matter how one drives a GTS or any benz for that matter, a tune will change the throttle response exponentially vs adaptation changes. Benz adaptions require multiple cycles of throttle inputs...
Forum: AMG GT
06-11-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,473
Posted By Vic55

All good brother, Im sure he will find out soon...

All good brother, Im sure he will find out soon enough.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-11-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 53,331
Posted By Vic55

The MSRP's are not out nor are the cars...

The MSRP's are not out nor are the cars themselves so its gonna be a while.
Forum: AMG GT
06-04-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,917
Posted By Vic55

I cleaned up some trolling comments....

I cleaned up some trolling comments....
Forum: AMG GT
05-30-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,100
Posted By Vic55

Guys just to chime in, I know the dyno personally...

Guys just to chime in, I know the dyno personally and the operator- its a seriously low reporting dyno so dont get all hurt LOL. Yes it can be manipulated but this is a load bearing Mainline dyno...
Forum: AMG GT
05-29-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,601
Posted By Vic55

Because Coupe. there is about 13% in the...

Because Coupe.

there is about 13% in the Roadster and they sell terribly slow (but thats the bareballs cost from a dealer perspective unless trunk)
Forum: W213 AMG
05-25-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

another overcast day yields a pic ...

another overcast day yields a pic

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1920x1080/e63_front_7fe236f68c2a5e78f6d2c7f5d2a3f2fc1637e71b.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
05-25-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,601
Posted By Vic55

I think he is talking about sales and days supply...

I think he is talking about sales and days supply of the GTC Vert.... they are not moving all too well even out here in CA.
Forum: AMG GT
05-23-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,883
Posted By Vic55

And people were so quick to blame Benz LOL--- but...

And people were so quick to blame Benz LOL--- but I can see why.

Im glad it was resolved fast and its really nothing to do with the car.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-21-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,102
Posted By Vic55

I wont get into the arguement if its a real ED1...

I wont get into the arguement if its a real ED1 or an option, its semantics to me but there is no wrap available to create the night black magno paint effect... the paint, in person, is shockingly...
Forum: AMG GT
05-17-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,246
Posted By Vic55

Pretty close, the GTS probably is on average 10-...

Pretty close, the GTS probably is on average 10- 15k more at the msrp level.

One would hope or think but the GTS is softer than the GT not much unlike a Porsche Turbo vs a Turbo S. The starting...
Forum: AMG GT
05-17-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,246
Posted By Vic55

There is no "up" on the GT cars, too much...

There is no "up" on the GT cars, too much production but you might see a less steep curve in relation to depreciation. These are all 2017's that sold at the auction with decent conditions (sans one)...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-16-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,105
Posted By Vic55

Im not sure what state you are in- (Mass??) so...

Im not sure what state you are in- (Mass??) so the plate laws could be very strict but here in CA, as stated its a fix it ticket. I never ever put a plate on my cars as the ticket is almost always a...
Forum: AMG GT
05-10-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,358
Posted By Vic55

I guess more... my E Class ED1 was 136 msrp. This...

I guess more... my E Class ED1 was 136 msrp. This car will be in the higher 140's if not even over 150 (ED1)
Forum: AMG GT
05-07-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,917
Posted By Vic55

Unfortunately that would have been too easy (if...

Unfortunately that would have been too easy (if it was amgfan1)... this is just troll all on his own.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-02-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By Vic55

Potentials: 1. warranty violation if the...

Potentials:

1. warranty violation if the tune causes a failure of part and you are flagged
2. more wear and tear on the engine and its connecting parts since its working harder beyond OEM...
Forum: AMG GT
04-30-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,917
Posted By Vic55

I dont have a gtr but great post Dave and thanks...

I dont have a gtr but great post Dave and thanks for posting your experiences here- good intel.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-30-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,365
Posted By Vic55

I just have this lowly Porsche LOL but what a...

I just have this lowly Porsche LOL but what a great street car it is:

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/2000x1333/gts_supreme_a63685dfc4b30d27b73e460ba584b02cda52bee2.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
04-29-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By Vic55

I would suggest a search here that will yield...

I would suggest a search here that will yield alot of opinions and information.

The topic is pretty much on the front page here.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-26-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,194
Posted By Vic55

Parkers vid is clearly down hill and was posted...

Parkers vid is clearly down hill and was posted here... so you are correct in your thoughts.

VF is my local tuner for my Audi R8 and my departed F10 M5 and F82 M4. I know the team there personally...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-23-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,545
Posted By Vic55

you need to scroll down after clicking on the...

you need to scroll down after clicking on the link:
...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-23-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,324
Posted By Vic55

Serge whats up brother- my thoughts: 1. ...

Serge whats up brother- my thoughts:

1. Different days, operators, dynos, conditions etc all yield different opening numbers. I would, as you know, focus on the gains over the stock tests for...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-23-2018, 11:07 AM
Forum: W213 AMG
04-23-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,545
Posted By Vic55

Damn nice job--- what kind of gas? So tune only...

Damn nice job--- what kind of gas? So tune only at 132 and 10.5? Thats mirroring close to the RS7 best with the same mod(s) and race gas.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-17-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,043
Posted By Vic55

There are no electronic modifications that are...

There are no electronic modifications that are out there to tweak the Air Body Control. You only have adjustments via the settings... so Comfort is where you are at and its really not that much more...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-16-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,042
Posted By Vic55

So the M157 with dp and stage 2 did NOT gain much...

So the M157 with dp and stage 2 did NOT gain much thru the usable curves of the rpm cycle? I figured the peak numbers werent that great over stage 1 but remember a few M157s with dp's showing some...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-16-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,042
Posted By Vic55

Yes, I saw that. The CLS was stage 2 which gives...

Yes, I saw that. The CLS was stage 2 which gives it DP's (more tq and hp than Stage 1 which I believe was the wagon in the Gustav video) so I am not shocked. The M157 tuned to a stage 2 is more...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-16-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,583
Posted By Vic55

Quickburn7 owned both and now just has the M5--- ...

Quickburn7 owned both and now just has the M5---


https://mbworld.org/forums/w213-amg/702882-f90-m5-vs-e63s.html


Both cars have their advantages and disadvantages but are very evenly matched...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-12-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 31,999
Posted By Vic55

Module works nicely- and Im running -10mm front...

Module works nicely- and Im running -10mm front and -15mm rear plus my previously lowered car via my tech (assuming about 22mm). I took the car up and down my local toll roads and hit speeds past 130...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-12-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 997
Posted By Vic55

This thread is funny.

This thread is funny.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-11-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,847
Posted By Vic55

back in the day on the right models this worked: ...

back in the day on the right models this worked:

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/148019-holy-crap-you-guys-sneaky-ecu-reset-works.html

But that wont fly anymore; I think a hard reset via...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-10-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 31,999
Posted By Vic55

I always run sport plus which is same height...

I always run sport plus which is same height setting via OEM as race (6/10ths inch lower than the comfort) so Ill duplicate this probably. The good thing is since we drive in the more aggressive...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-10-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,142
Posted By Vic55

I still feel a design flaw that leads to an...

I still feel a design flaw that leads to an engine/mechanical failure is owned by MB and its AMG arm (not MBUSA the distributor) but the parent.

I think a lawyer might just love this case.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-08-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,950
Posted By Vic55

100% agree Yep, 3 S63tu's here and no...

100% agree

Yep, 3 S63tu's here and no diseases as well... alot of internet reading leads to conclusions. Proof is in the r/o's at the dealerships across the country (I have some intel over the...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-04-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 53,331
Posted By Vic55

You must be thinking about a very special AMG...

You must be thinking about a very special AMG because at 48 months we have not seen 49% in a long long time. Its only 12.5% less than the 56% at 36/10k but yet the term is 33% more than the 36 months...
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,789
Posted By Vic55

The software recognizes the word as its complete...

The software recognizes the word as its complete even if you went across the pond to try to cheat the system LOL

EG: ****e

but instead break the word up: SH IT

Off topic sorry Ronin :)
Forum: AMG GT
03-31-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By Vic55

Id configure it to be a GTR.... LOL

Id configure it to be a GTR.... LOL
Forum: W213 AMG
03-31-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1920x810/dsc_0005_df5a519db80a46001f52ea4c06af91a5988a52eb.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
03-30-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,917
Posted By Vic55

Having had 17 sets of HRE's and been to their...

Having had 17 sets of HRE's and been to their factory many many times I can understand why they hold back offsets. Offsets are a visual science in my opinion and what most dont realize is other...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-29-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,271
Posted By Vic55

I use VF Engineering, its not going to win the...

I use VF Engineering, its not going to win the internet battle of dyno sheets but I have tried several others and while they produce amazing numbers they can not sustain the type of driving I do on a...
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,917
Posted By Vic55

WheelsBoutique is prob your best option.... ...

WheelsBoutique is prob your best option....

http://wheelsboutique.com/
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,917
Posted By Vic55

I think Ive seen 12's on 325's - but you might be...

I think Ive seen 12's on 325's - but you might be able to drop a 12.50 with the right offset. (rear setup)
Forum: W213 AMG
03-28-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,067
Posted By Vic55

As of now, I only know of Capristo: ...

As of now, I only know of Capristo:

http://www.capristo.de/en/exhaustsystems/mercedes/amg-e63s-w213.html

And while Cap has great quality products (I ran their exhausts on my 458 and FF) I dont...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,419
Posted By Vic55

You guys just cant quit- posts deleted. If you...

You guys just cant quit- posts deleted. If you cant post about his question, do not post here.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,419
Posted By Vic55

Guys please and Im using manners.... stop this...

Guys please and Im using manners.... stop this internet babble that clearly would not happen in person or if it did, the communication would be more positive and educating. Im trying to keep this...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,419
Posted By Vic55

Time to clean this up.... so if you wonder why...

Time to clean this up.... so if you wonder why your posts are gone; dont.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-25-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,419
Posted By Vic55

LOL- well put. Anyways this is for the...

LOL- well put.

Anyways this is for the tune/warranty police:

The OP knows the risks associated with a tune- he has no problem "paying to play" (I know his other builds on other forums). Just...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-24-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,950
Posted By Vic55

This is the best yet, a real world side by side...

This is the best yet, a real world side by side run and they are so close. Im a BMW fanboy too having had 8 M's but Im sure the boys at Mpost will argue this up and then say "wait for the...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-23-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,640
Posted By Vic55

Well said and very honorable of you considering...

Well said and very honorable of you considering what you went thru. These types of threads usually only attrack those who have had issues as bad news loves to travel much faster. I think as a whole...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-16-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,861
Posted By Vic55

Some of the new owners have stated its a very...

Some of the new owners have stated its a very nice sound but then its compared to the F10 which was sadly a waste of an exhaust in my eyes (ears). I had 3 S63tu's (2 M5's and an M6) and all 3 went...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-15-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

Beauty and the Beast--- I guess ...

Beauty and the Beast--- I guess

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1920x1080/20180315_100033_4883e160b8680d317fc67d5a05893d4c7570fb3d.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
03-12-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

I did the front bumper and lower fascia and under...

I did the front bumper and lower fascia and under extreme lighting I can tell that its done vs the rest of the car. But the layman will not know; I didnt do ceramic and I only do my front bumpers. ...
Forum: AMG GT
03-12-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By Vic55

Finally a GTC Non ED50--- congrats on a great car...

Finally a GTC Non ED50--- congrats on a great car for the street!! I wonder how much better this car is than my GTS?
Forum: W213 AMG
03-12-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

Its nice when the sun isnt up ...

Its nice when the sun isnt up

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1920x1080/20180312_073222_03f558dfdd965161cb8bf4b81a2cc883173ca495.jpg
Forum: W213 AMG
03-08-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,253
Posted By Vic55

Exactly and stop making sense LOL. Im the...

Exactly and stop making sense LOL.

Im the one who stated there has been excellent changes in software but I doubt there will be updates as there never were in the past. As for the M5 reaching...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-07-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,253
Posted By Vic55

Ive used this type of device once: on my 2012 R8...

Ive used this type of device once: on my 2012 R8 V10 which is notorious for lack of throttle input. The E63S does not suffer from this IMHO as a relatively light depression of the throttle creates...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-04-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,234
Posted By Vic55

Hey Dean just got back to see the posts... Ill...

Hey Dean just got back to see the posts... Ill get to your PM quickly as well.

Yes as others have mentioned, Im running 15mm fronts and 12mm rears from Supreme Power in Fullerton, CA. They have...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,850
Posted By Vic55

Thanks, I need to get my car a 2wd dyno and see...

Thanks, I need to get my car a 2wd dyno and see how it fares.
Forum: AMG GT
02-27-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,135
Posted By Vic55

This thread is done....

This thread is done....
Forum: AMG GT
02-23-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By Vic55

good use of the word "retard" LOL and nice...

good use of the word "retard" LOL

and nice job on that wrap!
Forum: AMG GT
02-23-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,230
Posted By Vic55

Awesome acquisition, I really like the GTR in...

Awesome acquisition, I really like the GTR in white.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-19-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,874
Posted By Vic55

The PE for me is great. I tend to run the car...

The PE for me is great. I tend to run the car hard in the rpm cycles so I get to hear the growl and barks often. I have the AP though and if Im just cruising in the high 2k rpm range; I cant really...
Forum: AMG GT
02-17-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,407
Posted By Vic55

Sorry there is no MB factory upgrade "tune"......

Sorry there is no MB factory upgrade "tune"... there are only ECU definitions to match with the VIN of the car the OP bought.

They either sold you an aftermarket tune or reset your adaptations...
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,407
Posted By Vic55

Its their new competition package equivalent to...

Its their new competition package equivalent to match up with BMW LOL.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-16-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

Ok so outside of me drawing a diagram (which will...

Ok so outside of me drawing a diagram (which will suck) the old Supreme spacers had an angled snout for the 12mm version. The angle was not clear to the naked eye per se but caused the spacer to not...
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,407
Posted By Vic55

Good luck with that in writing as the dealer can...

Good luck with that in writing as the dealer can NOT speak for a factory warranty. But if they are selling that tune then they own the responsibility if the tune causes a warranty issue. We need to...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-16-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,111
Posted By Vic55

Added 12mm spacers in the back--- it does a rear...

Added 12mm spacers in the back--- it does a rear good

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1920x1080/e63srear_49999891531dac7d7b46e14d693a116e879d02c4.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
02-15-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,407
Posted By Vic55

Thats a good question but I doubt Renntech has...

Thats a good question but I doubt Renntech has that type of relationship with MBUSA. Remember Stasis and Audi? Stasis guaranteed to cover any issues that were the fault of the modded part and then...
Forum: AMG GT
02-15-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,028
Posted By Vic55

I had this one- the sporty GT version called the...

I had this one- the sporty GT version called the GT3R... still a fat piggy at 5k lbs. It basically has the same engine in my RS7 but slightly less HP. I found the tech inside to be dated and slow but...
Forum: AMG GT
02-15-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,028
Posted By Vic55

The 991.1 TT-S platform is so mod friendly that...

The 991.1 TT-S platform is so mod friendly that you can make it a 135 trapper with just a few mods and change the exhaust note. But as you stated its a bit "boring" compared to the options out there...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-15-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,692
Posted By Vic55

I have both right now but I have DRC on my RS7...

I have both right now but I have DRC on my RS7 Performance version which is springs and dampers vs the fluff air suspension. While the car is still nowhere near as planted as my E63S; its a much...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-14-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,692
Posted By Vic55

Plus no one can get an M5 wagon...

Plus no one can get an M5 wagon...
Forum: AMG GT
02-14-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,243
Posted By Vic55

Finally a GTC (non A) and it looks brilliant!!! ...

Finally a GTC (non A) and it looks brilliant!!!

Congrats.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-14-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,874
Posted By Vic55

I still havent been back: 1. Time has been...

I still havent been back:

1. Time has been an issue as Ive been traveling alot since November
2. Im lazy
3. The gains are good from my seat of the pants so Im happy
4. Im lazy


My pre...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-12-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,357
Posted By Vic55

I forgot to add- I have Stealth Wrap on my front...

I forgot to add- I have Stealth Wrap on my front bumper and sides with no color variation so this would be my final fix if needed. Beasley's first though.
Forum: AMG GT
02-03-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,028
Posted By Vic55

I think so; something to do with the seat belt...

I think so; something to do with the seat belt sensors. No parts are available I guess.
Forum: AMG GT
02-01-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,494
Posted By Vic55

Ronin who is taking the pics? Another canyon...

Ronin who is taking the pics? Another canyon carver or a photo guy with a sweet mobile set up?
Forum: W213 AMG
01-31-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,208
Posted By Vic55

I think the House of Imports in Orange County has...

I think the House of Imports in Orange County has sold 4....
Showing results 1 to 200 of 417
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.