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Forum: AMG GT
02-17-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 800
Posted By jackzhangcong

I am in Canada. I put the deposit last Nov. and...

I am in Canada. I put the deposit last Nov. and two days ago I got the phone call from my dealer at Toronto. He said he got the allocation for me and I will go to the dealer 19th of this month, which...
Forum: AMG GT
02-11-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,743
Posted By California John

Gotta say the red interior does look a bit like...

Gotta say the red interior does look a bit like Ronin's idea of a whore house. :naughty:
Forum: AMG GT
02-11-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,743
Posted By N-4Speed

Although I have not owned the new Vantage. I went...

Although I have not owned the new Vantage. I went from a 2016 GTS to a 2017 DB11. I was very happy with my GTS, but when the new Panamericana grille came out I was looking to either replace my GTS...
Forum: AMG GT
02-08-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,139
Posted By thecutter64

i just want to have a generalized ballpark. Iíve...

i just want to have a generalized ballpark. Iíve gone to three different dealers and I was told three different offsets for the same wheel!
Forum: AMG GT
02-07-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,743
Posted By benzbell

That's super. Sounds like they did everything...

That's super. Sounds like they did everything except some yard-work when they did the delivery/pick up - lol.
Forum: AMG GT
02-04-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By JSwan724

UPDATE; Well I just got my car back with the...

UPDATE;

Well I just got my car back with the new screens installed and I am extremely pleased.

THE GOOD NEWS:
I didn’t have to go out of pocket for anything, a very professional installation...
Forum: AMG GT
02-02-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,139
Posted By Albuht813

You could go with either size or tire on 9.5"...

You could go with either size or tire on 9.5" wheel. Its just going to be a little more stretch which I think looks good. I doubt the amount of stretch on the 265 OE tire will be too aggressive.
...
Forum: AMG GT
01-28-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,681
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??
Forum: AMG GT
01-28-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 598
Posted By 2016amggtsed1

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/11ff8b7b_3721_482a_8cd9_a38315a0176e_1__d2d3a7bf9811e7561f79334c54487548fa9ad207.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
01-21-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By mvb3

They have the screens but they want to install it...

They have the screens but they want to install it themselves. I'm trying to see if they're willing to just sell me the screens, and yes, they aren't available on the website, it's an insider thing. I...
Forum: AMG GT
01-19-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 968
Posted By CLS63AMG15NC

Hey Dan, that was my car!. It's pristine my...

Hey Dan, that was my car!. It's pristine my friend, I traded it back in November.... Sad to see it go, but needed a daily driver. I drove it around Charlotte, never tracked, fully ceramic pro'd, just...
Forum: AMG GT
01-19-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By EVOII_Racer

Outstanding the gtr AMG !!

Hello AMG fans !

for the people
that donít know me, I am a big MB enthusiast & obsessed Mercedes / AMG fan and also i am a lucky& proud new owner of this incredible AMG machine!!

To be honest...
Forum: AMG GT
01-18-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 881
Posted By grocery getter

New gts owner

Been trolling for a while and finally picked up my cpo 2016 edition one amg gts...can't stop from smiling when driving this car....
Forum: AMG GT
01-15-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,062
Posted By boltonblue

I'll be leaving the summer tires on the GTS. ...

I'll be leaving the summer tires on the GTS.
I've got the E550, GL550 and the S63 coupe, all with snow tires so I think I'll be able to "get by". :rolleyes: After all the other AMG has more power...
Forum: AMG GT
01-15-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By V8ray

Correct, they do it from each corner but I donít...

Correct, they do it from each corner but I donít do it every 18 months. I track my car almost every month starting February.
I donít know why I keep calling it flush.
Forum: AMG GT
01-15-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,838
Posted By BenzGTR

The traction control knob isn't doing anything...

The traction control knob isn't doing anything until you disable the stability control on the console. The system is amazing on track, it really blew me away.
Forum: AMG GT
01-15-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By V8ray

Thanks guys! To add up. I always flush my...

Thanks guys!
To add up. I always flush my brakes for every track event no matter what. Iíve seen people smash cars at the end of the back straight and that doesnít look pretty. Brakes should be on...
Forum: AMG GT
01-15-2019, 01:04 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,838
Posted By Albuht813

The car has arrived!! Very excited. Hope...

The car has arrived!! Very excited. Hope everyone else received their cars! I'm so stoked to have the last version before they change up the center console...I much prefer the knobs. One thing I...
Forum: AMG GT
01-14-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By benzbell

Cancelled my appointment for the screens which...

Cancelled my appointment for the screens which only cost $54 for the pair. With an estimated R&R time of 4-6 hours. I decided, I'm not into paying almost a thousand dollars for this right now. I'll...
Forum: AMG GT
01-13-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By ronin amg

I have not experienced any soft pedal in my GTS...

I have not experienced any soft pedal in my GTS in the canyons on it's steel brakes but I have had soft pedal even with Castrol SFR in my wagon with it's CCBs.
The oddest thing is the wagon...
Forum: AMG GT
01-13-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By BenzGTR

For the record I tracked my GTR with CCB's (stock...

For the record I tracked my GTR with CCB's (stock rotors and pads with fresh SRF) heavily this weekend and I experienced zero brake fade. I'm a very fast driver pushing the car 10/10ths, had the...
Forum: AMG GT
01-12-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 772
Posted By wrs488

I noticed that too but maybe because it's winter....

I noticed that too but maybe because it's winter. We just bought a new 2018 today for a nice discount. Now we have two convertibles in the garage. My wife had to have her own convertible. I have to...
Forum: AMG GT
01-12-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By ronin amg

All of the AMG cars are using Mercedes branded...

All of the AMG cars are using Mercedes branded dot 4. Mercedes doesn't even know the wet /dry boiling points of their branded dot 4.
I could feel the peddle get soft on my test drive through the...
Forum: AMG GT
01-12-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,272
Posted By AMG 17GT

Stock filter is fat as hell. I replaced mine with...

Stock filter is fat as hell. I replaced mine with weistec filters which I prefer because they are dry and they about half the thickness so that picture is probably accurate
Forum: AMG GT
01-12-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,039
Posted By surfah

If one care's about depreciation buy fine art....

If one care's about depreciation buy fine art. The miles of smiles I've enjoyed with my AMG are worth every dollar spent and the highlight of my day.
Forum: AMG GT
01-11-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,039
Posted By thecutter64

Iím going to have to agree with bishman on this...

Iím going to have to agree with bishman on this point. Who cares what the car is worth after a few years? I have it now and Iím enjoying it. When itís value has depreciated , Iíll still be having fun...
Forum: AMG GT
01-11-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By SDAutoSalon

removing the headlight made it easier to remove...

removing the headlight made it easier to remove the hardware for the cooler mounts and to allow it to freely move.
Forum: AMG GT
01-10-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By MidlifeAMG

997.2 Carrera 2S > Ď17 GT

Greetings. I did a thing today and swapped my 2009 911S for a Ď17 AMG GT with 8k miles. Porsche gave me 4 solid years as a loyal weekender so Iím hoping for the same here but wow it is such a...
Forum: AMG GT
01-10-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,039
Posted By surfah

Go buy a new 991.2 TTS, you'll lose your shirt...

Go buy a new 991.2 TTS, you'll lose your shirt after 2 years. Turbos depreciate like AMGs and both depreciate like rocks. Buy used to limit your depreciation hit but get stuck with options and...
Forum: AMG GT
01-09-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,182
Posted By rustybear3

My bad, did not see first post on iphone.

My bad, did not see first post on iphone.
Forum: AMG GT
01-07-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By ronin amg

https://petrolicious.com/articles/this-is-how-turb...

https://petrolicious.com/articles/this-is-how-turbofan-wheels-evolved-from-racing-to-the-street
Forum: AMG GT
01-06-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By Dewilmoth

Yep, recognized the blue font from RL. He's an...

Yep, recognized the blue font from RL. He's an arrogant douche there too.
Forum: AMG GT
01-06-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,460
Posted By AMG 17GT

i believe it was the driveshafts, as Iíve said...

i believe it was the driveshafts, as Iíve said before. A limited number were recalled.
Forum: AMG GT
01-05-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By Jan AMG

As someone posted above, check this out .. ...

As someone posted above, check this out ..

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/920x2000/df3155ba_3b30_4a97_b401_103a302d19de_33146e8287e3ca0daabd6cf86a8ded8d4c666b63.png
Here
Forum: AMG GT
01-04-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By BenzGTR

I think the only true out of the box bullet proof...

I think the only true out of the box bullet proof track cars are the Porsche GT cars and Viper's. I've got 4000 HARD track miles on my 2016 ACR (running michelin slicks too) and the only thing I've...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 494
Posted By AMG 17GT

This has been kicked around over and over. ...

This has been kicked around over and over.

IMO if you like spoons in the disposal sound do pipes. If you want more of the same at an octave lower, cut the secondaries.

You will never feel 15...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By benzbell

Only one part number. There is no right and left....

Only one part number. There is no right and left. So ordered two. From what I understand they are separate and don't come as a pair. Don't quote me on that - lol.
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By benzbell

Update as promised. These are my screens that...

Update as promised. These are my screens that came in today at the dealer - yes there are two. Car goes in next Wednesday. Spoke to the shop foreman and he will be doing a full battery of pics I will...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By BenzGTR

Which tires were you on? That's exactly how many...

Which tires were you on? That's exactly how many miles mine had on them before I hit the track and mine are still about half, maybe a little less. I'm an extremely fast driver.
And like Bish said,...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By NitrousVic

MegaLoL respect on the 7:39 time BTG, as this is...

MegaLoL respect on the 7:39 time BTG, as this is fast!!! and you definetely need good brakes to achieve sub 8min!!!

Unfortunately the Nurburgring Nordschleife uses a lot of brake pad material, due...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 13,365
Posted By BenzGTR

This!!! But in your situation if the rear...

This!!! But in your situation if the rear insides worn to the bone while the outers still showed half, that's nuts. It had to be from running it with the ESP on
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,013
Posted By kumizi

Sorry for the late reply. I thought I needed a...

Sorry for the late reply. I thought I needed a new battery but apparently there is some switch that deactivates the battery when the system detects high voltage.

I have a JL Audio 10TW3 sub, a JL...
Forum: AMG GT
01-03-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By benzbell

Looks awesome Katie22. Here's what my daughter...

Looks awesome Katie22. Here's what my daughter made for me.

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/800x600/gtr_paint_f2b61826b1b48beb8cf7f2ea3331b4dafdf0e81d.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
12-30-2018, 03:02 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By SDAutoSalon

Sorry, Ive been busy and havent had time to post...

Sorry, Ive been busy and havent had time to post the process of removal and install but I do have the pictures ready for upload and will get to it by no later than Monday afternoon. Cheers guys.
Forum: AMG GT
12-30-2018, 03:01 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By SDAutoSalon

Install time with painting took approximately 5.5...

Install time with painting took approximately 5.5 to 6 hours. Bumper removal and reinstall took about 2 hours ( 1hr to remove 1 hr to re install)
Forum: AMG GT
12-29-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,362
Posted By benzbell

Okay, just ordered the screens and my SA is...

Okay, just ordered the screens and my SA is checking into this as well. As a side note, if you remember my gravel problem when I had the front and rear pans dropped. Shop foreman said to get it all...
Forum: AMG GT
12-29-2018, 05:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,013
Posted By SDAutoSalon

Here is the build template I have recently...

Here is the build template I have recently started. This is a rough template that I am going to dial in with smoother and more flush edges that I will ultimately run passes on with a router. Ill...
Forum: AMG GT
12-26-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 937
Posted By Bobby k

I just want to give you guys an update, the car...

I just want to give you guys an update, the car had issue with the transmission coolant pomp and need transmission control unit software updates! After I got my ECU to stock Mercedes fixed that for...
Forum: AMG GT
12-23-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,726
Posted By N-4Speed

So, I finally got to drive 2 GTRs today. both...

So, I finally got to drive 2 GTRs today. both 2018, one with 320 miles and another with about 3,400. As much I love the rear fascia and the exhaust notes on GTR, the ride is too firm for my taste. I...
Forum: AMG GT
12-22-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,325
Posted By ronin amg

Awesome, you will have serious fun in the...

Awesome, you will have serious fun in the twisties.
Here are a few videos of my old car, this might give you some ideas..

Check out my Youtube channel.....
Forum: AMG GT
12-20-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,077
Posted By ronin amg

I just got back from my dealer and there is an...

I just got back from my dealer and there is an extended coverage available from MB for my 2016 GTS...

...
Forum: AMG GT
12-17-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,838
Posted By KarlsGTR

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1200x1600/34c67d2d_c537_4fbf_80bb_fb53eaa4c7aa_9c7b722a32746d46168d6c9ba8a3b45f2ad8b623.jpeg...
Forum: AMG GT
12-13-2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 739
Posted By JSwan724

You bought the wrong car. If you want to go...

You bought the wrong car.

If you want to go off roading you need the
G wagon 4x4 :zoom: :zoom: :D :D

Best Regards

Jerry
Forum: AMG GT
12-12-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 739
Posted By benzbell

GTR Owners Need to Check For This Problem...

For those of you who may or may not remember. I had an issue where pea gravel got slung up and caught in a spline in the crankshaft pulley. Thus shredding the PS and A/C belt. Here is a link to that...
Forum: AMG GT
12-10-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,838
Posted By BenzGTR

Well I cancelled my order. How long does...

Well I cancelled my order. How long does Mercedes think they can make us wait with no communication?
I bought a used Green one with 2k miles for $167K plus no sales tax. Sticker was $208K. So...
Forum: AMG GT
12-10-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,657
Posted By jstewperry

I think the Show and Go turned out nice. I just...

I think the Show and Go turned out nice. I just need to be careful because of the low clearance.
...
Forum: AMG GT
12-10-2018, 05:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,206
Posted By WhiteBlack

i had a look on tirerack and it appears the UTQG...

i had a look on tirerack and it appears the UTQG for both Cup2 and Cup2 ZP is 180 while the R is 150.

Funny that the old Cup (still listed on tirerack!) that we all used to run back in the day is...
Forum: AMG GT
12-09-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,206
Posted By Vpatriota

Although I agree with you in most ways, I donít...

Although I agree with you in most ways, I donít think the AMG GTR competes with the 991 GT3 RS. I mean, the MBenz is turboíed, and the Porsche is still NA. That makes a huge difference in power,...
Forum: AMG GT
12-09-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,206
Posted By TtimeAMG

i think mid 6:50, Iím just not sure the extra...

i think mid 6:50, Iím just not sure the extra power will be that useable. Sure itíll help on the long straights but likely wonít be able to accelerate any faster out of the turns. The top 4 are all...
Forum: AMG GT
12-09-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,206
Posted By AtTheGlen

GT R PRO As A Placeholder

With all the model-to-model comparisons between the AMG GT series and the Porsche 911, I'm wondering if the GTR R PRO was developed to be a more direct competitor to the 911 GT3 RS (limited...
Forum: AMG GT
12-08-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 550
Posted By JSwan724

AMG 17GT: Bish would be the best source for...

AMG 17GT:
Bish would be the best source for first hand experience with Clearplex. He is a long term user.

Also, if your wiper blades are changed regularly (once a year) you shouldn’t have any...
Forum: AMG GT
12-08-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 550
Posted By JSwan724

fwiw: I agree with Bish’s recommendation....

fwiw:


I agree with Bish’s recommendation. Get some windshield protection. Either CLEARPLEX or maybe the newly announced XPEL product. As I understand the cost is around $500 for either one. Even...
Forum: AMG GT
12-07-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 550
Posted By AMG 17GT

Front Windshield Replacement

So just had front Windshield replaced, and I thought maybe I should share some information that I learned as a result of the repair.

First off, donít use any source except Benz as my...
Forum: AMG GT
12-03-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 429
Posted By jstewperry

The offset was ET45 I believe. I got Pirelli...

The offset was ET45 I believe.

I got Pirelli Sottozero II tires, 265/35R19 XL 98W (front), 295/30R20 XL 101W (rear).

The folks at Zito and AR Motorwerkz were very familiar with AMG GT wheel...
Forum: AMG GT
12-03-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,846
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
12-01-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,467
Posted By [email protected]

GT R PRO Details The new limited-edition AMG GT...

GT R PRO Details
The new limited-edition AMG GT R PRO is characterized by further improved driving dynamics, in particular on the racetrack. Experience gained from the AMG GT3 and AMG GT4 racing...
Forum: AMG GT
12-01-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 937
Posted By Bobby k

The Dealer technician is my friend, he said he...

The Dealer technician is my friend, he said he need to update the transmission computer but he can not do it without updating the ecu. If he connects the computer to ecu automatically will copy ecu...
Forum: AMG GT
12-01-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 937
Posted By Bobby k

I went to the dealer and I left car with them....

I went to the dealer and I left car with them. The technician is my friend and he knows I have tuned ecu! He is looking at it today, I hope I can get an answer!
Forum: AMG GT
11-30-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By Wolfman

GT BS = GT2RS

GT BS = GT2RS
Forum: AMG GT
11-30-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By RobbieRob

Looks about right except: GTR=GT3 ...

Looks about right except: GTR=GT3
GTR PRO= GT3RS
Forum: AMG GT
11-30-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By surfah

I thought it's already been clarified the Pro...

I thought it's already been clarified the Pro will have the same 577 HP as the GTR?

Unsure if weight will be the same or less, different sources say different things.



Agreed. Right now 4...
Forum: AMG GT
11-30-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By Wolfman

There is no exact mapping too the 911 as Porsche...

There is no exact mapping too the 911 as Porsche has more variants with the 4WD. If comparos are meaningful, the AMG GTS has typically been compared to the 911GTS and the GTC to the Turbo in Germany
Forum: AMG GT
11-29-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By BenzGTR

Have you ever tracked a car with lots of aero? ...

Have you ever tracked a car with lots of aero? It's hard to explain until you've done it. I've tracked Viper's for years, countless thousands of track miles and when you go from a base Viper to an...
Forum: AMG GT
11-29-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By surfah

Tires contribute way more than aero enhancements...

Tires contribute way more than aero enhancements for the GT2 RS's blistering Ring time.

If aero upgrades likte the GTR Pro are so important, why isn't the Performante faster?
Forum: AMG GT
11-29-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,316
Posted By RobbieRob

Hey, stop your complaining, lucky you don't have...

Hey, stop your complaining, lucky you don't have only 500 un-tunable hp like in my car,, Oh, and less torque than my E43... lol .
Forum: AMG GT
11-29-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,838
Posted By chris135b

My GTC arrived at the dealer this morning. My...

My GTC arrived at the dealer this morning. My Sales guy sent me some pictures before the detail shop does their pre-delivery detailing:

418721

All things considered, it is not too bad! I...
Forum: AMG GT
11-29-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 558
Posted By jstewperry

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

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1960x2000/391be77a_b0ef_4ab8_84ee_24fc2b226b01_6e968eec72982133f7cfa1d48d7a07b985aa1e65.jpeg
Mission accomplished, this turned out great and...
Forum: AMG GT
11-28-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By amg-gt-s

VIN Decoder for your MB

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1915x1036/1_d1e4354c78595adc2b2ccb19ca933f4101bde7ae.jpg
I haven't seen a thread like this or maybe I haven't looked enough. If there is one I...
Forum: AMG GT
11-28-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,298
Posted By JSwan724

Do you happen to know if there is an official MB...

Do you happen to know if there is an official MB document out that can be referenced?

We all need to continue to nudge this and the Track Pace App or they will fade away.
Forum: AMG GT
11-28-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 647
Posted By benzbell

Happy to Bish. Do one better - here is a picture...

Happy to Bish. Do one better - here is a picture of the VIN sticker. Is that a typo? How was your car manufactured in 10/18? You've been here for a year. You get another one - lol.
...
Forum: AMG GT
11-27-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By benzbell

Yes - a lot of us are chomping at the bit. Have a...

Yes - a lot of us are chomping at the bit. Have a feeling this forum will be very active tomorrow.
Forum: AMG GT
11-27-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By BenzGTR

.......:word::popcorn::popcorn::popcorn:

.......:word::popcorn::popcorn::popcorn:
Forum: AMG GT
11-24-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By BenzGTR

The A7, is MUCH faster than an R7 especially in...

The A7, is MUCH faster than an R7 especially in the first 10 minutes. It's even faster than the Pirelli or Michelin slicks in the first 10 minutes are so of a session.
Forum: AMG GT
11-23-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By V8ray

Sorry already edited. Iron disk. No shims yet. So...

Sorry already edited. Iron disk. No shims yet. So far I don have any understeer, maybe the wider front track helps (295)
Forum: AMG GT
11-23-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,779
Posted By Katie22

I changed the oil in my GTC, Went to the dealer...

I changed the oil in my GTC, Went to the dealer and they brought me the plug. It was 15 dollars and i looked at it and said no thank you.

I can see why the manual says to replace it. The dealer...
Forum: AMG GT
11-23-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By Katie22

Well Bishman I can take the GTC and do autocross...

Well Bishman I can take the GTC and do autocross with no problems I suspect the GTR convertible would be good for that too....... I realize you need a cage for many racing venues but thankfully you...
Forum: AMG GT
11-23-2018, 01:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By Gojirra99

That really sucks, hope driver is alright. I...

That really sucks, hope driver is alright.
I don’t think that’s a GTR btw, that’s not a GTR front bumper ...
Forum: AMG GT
11-22-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,357
Posted By ronin amg

It was Jay Leno, he's always around in something...

It was Jay Leno, he's always around in something interesting...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/759x506/ronin_rs211_0111_144e157f3a63de69150aa9686f5104ae4b56a0f2.jpg
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 889
Posted By amg-gt-s

My GTs Edition 1

This is my GTS Edition 1 Track Package.

Amazing car. I do love it. I am thinking to do some things to it later one. Any ideas?

...
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 501
Posted By 550x2

I just got word from my salesman that my GTC will...

I just got word from my salesman that my GTC will be in my hands next week! That’s two weeks earlier than expected. ,I’m a happy man!
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,050
Posted By WhiteBlack

Well at least we can agree that this PRO model...

Well at least we can agree that this PRO model will be a better track car than the existing model? I'm excited to see the new car and have one coming, hopefully its available in the USA for you.
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 501
Posted By Tacocat

Exclamation Launch Notice: 2019 AMG GT Has Launched!

As of today, 11/21/2018, all variants of the AMG GT for the 2019 model year have launched.



Congratulations to those who have been patiently waiting! Your vehicles will be shipped soon and...
Forum: AMG GT
11-20-2018, 11:51 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,356
Posted By benzbell

Long story short. Had a 2015 C63 S, loved it....

Long story short. Had a 2015 C63 S, loved it. Truly one of the best cars I've ever owned. Traded it in when my GTR arrived. Still wonder why I did that to this day- lol. Eventually needed a daily and...
Forum: AMG GT
11-19-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 558
Posted By thecutter64

My bad.

My bad.
Forum: AMG GT
11-18-2018, 01:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By Stuman

I had a chance to take some photos of the car...

I had a chance to take some photos of the car tonight so I thought I would post them up...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4883/44116412430_df5d0eebcc_h.jpg
...
Forum: AMG GT
11-16-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By Stuman

New GT S Owner

Hello, I just wanted to post up an intro to the forum. I just purchased a 2016 GT S in Silver to replace my 2018 Corvette Z06/Z07. I live in SoCal and purchased the car in Vegas earlier this week. I...
Forum: AMG GT
11-14-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,837
Posted By Karter34

My New love after dumping the GT3

MY GT3 2018 manual first day impressions

This arrived today and I am a little unsure I have mixed feelings .

The car looks amazing, driving position and ergonomics are fantastic, the LWB seats...
Forum: AMG GT
11-12-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,057
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: AMG GT
11-06-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By guynamedsean

Goodbye

Well, I traded in the GT on a 2018 911 S with sport chrono, pasm, and sport exhaust. I loved my GT but found it very uncomfortable. My biggest gripe was the lack of padding in the seat bottoms. I...
Forum: AMG GT
11-04-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 818
Posted By 300blackout

There is a transmission recall.

There is a transmission recall.
Forum: AMG GT
11-04-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By sheerk

I had a 458 which I traded for the gtr...the...

I had a 458 which I traded for the gtr...the Ferrari headlights were the worst I had ever experienced..needed to drive in high beam just to see halfway normal..the gtr headlights are light years...
Forum: AMG GT
10-30-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Jim Brady

I was one of the 7 lucky CLK63 BS owners who took...

I was one of the 7 lucky CLK63 BS owners who took factory delivery and raced it in Germany with AMG support in the AMG Trophy Cup. Full factory support just like a real race team. When I got back...
Forum: AMG GT
10-25-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 781
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: AMG GT
10-22-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By canucklehead

Well guess I will have to check it again. I put a...

Well guess I will have to check it again. I put a digital torpedo level on it all times I was adjusting it.
Bish, yes those were the same areas that I took my measurements. I did not measure the...
Forum: AMG GT
10-20-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By WhiteBlack

Thereís a lot of pretty applicable discussion...

Thereís a lot of pretty applicable discussion about GT3 wings on rennlist. Different cars but the principals are identical.
Forum: AMG GT
10-20-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By WhiteBlack

I did quite a bit of research on this and leant a...

I did quite a bit of research on this and leant a little bit about aero too.

There is absolutely no data available from AMG at any level. Cars leave the factory with an arbitrary wing position.
...
Forum: AMG GT
10-20-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By dlefty

It ABSOLUTELY knocks a little MPH off at a high...

It ABSOLUTELY knocks a little MPH off at a high speed track like Road America, especially before coming off gas to turn 1 at Road America.
Now Iím not talking several MPh, but a couple / few...
Forum: AMG GT
10-19-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 804
Posted By AMG 17GT

Doesn’t make sense to pay ahead like that. You...

Doesn’t make sense to pay ahead like that. You can get the oil change for like 125 and get the service A for $ 400, which includes oil.
Forum: AMG GT
10-19-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,298
Posted By WhiteBlack

I've given up on the coolant screens. I was...

I've given up on the coolant screens.

I was informed by MB that the part exists but its officially for cars built after June 2018. So while my dealer will order them in for me they will not fit...
Forum: AMG GT
10-17-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 985
Posted By [email protected]

Yea you need that white to show on the pads.. ...

Yea you need that white to show on the pads..

BTW.. maybe dont eat so much before you go out and burnish your pads.. the smell and the stop and go lol... can make ya queasy.
Forum: AMG GT
10-09-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 995
Posted By Pertplus

My E63S is sitting in the VPC in Long Beach and...

My E63S is sitting in the VPC in Long Beach and it may not arrive until early 2048, so right now, a pic of any new Mercedes arouses me. Like when Vic55 gets out of a cold pool or I see a regular...
Forum: AMG GT
10-05-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,091
Posted By emericr

I have 13K miles on mine and used it as a DD for...

I have 13K miles on mine and used it as a DD for a year. I have the dynamic package and as long as the roads are smooth, the car is a perfect GT. Drove to Atlanta (8 hours drive), stopped only for...
Forum: AMG GT
10-01-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 901
Posted By Knight_rider

No chance! This is way too nice to do that to it...

No chance! This is way too nice to do that to it as winter driving here is more akin to street dodgems but bumping is allowed! Tried a winter in my XFR a few years ago and although Sottozeroes or...
Forum: AMG GT
09-27-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,689
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: AMG GT
09-25-2018, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By descartesfool

This article from Daimler provides a description...

This article from Daimler provides a description of the adaptive damping on the SLS, which is likely similar to the GT
...
Forum: AMG GT
09-24-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,429
Posted By BenzGTR

I got an update from the salesman, the car is...

I got an update from the salesman, the car is built and just waiting to be shipped! So far it's about 1 month ahead of schedule which is great.
Forum: AMG GT
09-24-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,858
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: AMG GT
09-24-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,858
Posted By RobbieRob

I agree, I hate to see "track bread" street cars...

I agree, I hate to see "track bread" street cars that are up for sale years later with under 1000 miles on them, from any brand. When was the last time you have seen a 488 or a Performante at the...
Forum: AMG GT
09-24-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,858
Posted By Td33

Bish I was surprised you used such harsh language...

Bish I was surprised you used such harsh language against me. It was completely unnecessary and served no purpose.

With that being said, I completely agree with you. Porsche has to do...
Forum: AMG GT
09-23-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,858
Posted By California John

This guy trolls this board periodically and spews...

This guy trolls this board periodically and spews hate (masked as blah blah blah). What I did ages ago was put him on my ignore list. Then when he wants to move his bowels here I don't see it. Nice...
Forum: AMG GT
09-20-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 452
Posted By benzbell

MB farms out their road service. As you know,...

MB farms out their road service. As you know, anything can happen with a low ground clearance car like this (scrapes, paint etc..,). Best to avoid a flatbed at all costs unless truly necessary.
Forum: AMG GT
09-20-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By [email protected]

I dont love the dilution of the AMG moniker, but...

I dont love the dilution of the AMG moniker, but I understand that they want people of all monetary classes to be able to get an AMG within reason.. even a A35 will probably cost $45k plus...which is...
Forum: AMG GT
09-18-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,425
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: AMG GT
09-18-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 786
Posted By Katie22

Took the GTC to autocross.

Hi all. The other day was my first time flexing the GTCs muscles. I used to occasionally do autocross with our Corvette and the one shortcoming with that car is at slow speeds in turns you strive to...
Forum: AMG GT
09-10-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By Katie22

Fuse panel

Hi all. So my husband made the mistake of inserting a phone charger into the cig lighter port. Turns out that will bend the tabs inside and the lighter wont work till you bend the tabs back. I dont...
Forum: AMG GT
08-29-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,200
Posted By California John

Interesting. I've never noticed any turbo lag in...

Interesting. I've never noticed any turbo lag in any setting except C in my GTC or my previous GTS - EXCEPT when I'd been driving quite leisurely for extended periods. But when I've let loose the...
Forum: AMG GT
08-29-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 701
Posted By cproGT

AMG Driving Academy

Went to AMG Driving Academy at Limerock Raceway in CT on 8/20 was a good timehttps://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_4332_a64ce9f8089a5259c6f789cb4b3c471a748d9a52.jpg...
Forum: AMG GT
08-28-2018, 12:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By benzbell

Better hurry and do it while I'm waiting for the...

Better hurry and do it while I'm waiting for the patent - lol.
Forum: AMG GT
08-26-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,205
Posted By California John

From the navigation screen select VEHICLE on the...

From the navigation screen select VEHICLE on the top nav bar and click. Then use the large scroll wheel and select DYNAMIC SELECT and click it. Turn the scroll wheel to ENGINE DATA and click it. Have...
Forum: AMG GT
08-24-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By benzbell

Going to add GT3 yellow stripes to my GTR...

Loved the way my DD GLA 45 turned out. So I'm going to do this to my GTR. If I don't like it after awhile - I can peel it right off. Will do it pretty much like my GLA 45. Except, I will have the...
Forum: AMG GT
08-13-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 10,009
Posted By BenzGTR

They would have to, for many reasons most...

They would have to, for many reasons most important being legal/safety issues as the speedometer/odometer would be way off. 1" diameter (the ZP's are 4% shorter in circumference is a LOT. Every car...
Forum: AMG GT
08-12-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 852
Posted By thecutter64

Bish, Nice clean Garage!

Bish,

Nice clean Garage!
Forum: AMG GT
08-09-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,112
Posted By [email protected]

Ok will try :) thanks Bish! It goes up...

Ok will try :) thanks Bish!



It goes up and I bleed it off after each session.. but I'll try it lower
Forum: AMG GT
08-07-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By surfah

My current DD is the AMG GTS, my prior DD is the...

My current DD is the AMG GTS, my prior DD is the 991 GT3.

As I've posted before, the GTS is much more enjoyable for city driving, far more usable torque at lower RPMs, far more punch off the...
Forum: AMG GT
08-07-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By AMG 17GT

9000 rpm on street is just trouble in a lot of...

9000 rpm on street is just trouble in a lot of respects.

Black series could be the the answer. That would be unique and exotic.
Forum: AMG GT
08-07-2018, 02:01 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 10,009
Posted By BenzGTR

This! Without a doubt, Castrol SRF is by far the...

This! Without a doubt, Castrol SRF is by far the best brake fluid money can buy. I've tried them all on many different cars, it will never fade as long as you keep it fresh and you can go 2-3 times...
Forum: AMG GT
08-05-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,356
Posted By 06032

Bish....32 front/35 rear @ 6k miles. But...

Bish....32 front/35 rear @ 6k miles.

But it's not one thing. This just happens to be a loud, angry sport car without an ounce of insulation in the rear. One's foot is never off the throttle. It's...
Forum: AMG GT
08-03-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By AtTheGlen

AMG GT S vs. 911 Turbo S vs. 911 GT3 (Gen 2)

In 2016 and 2017, we had a 2015 Turbo S and an Ed1 AMG GTS. The cars were different but when driving one of the cars, I never wanted to be in the other one. Between the GT S and the Turbo S, the...
Forum: AMG GT
08-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,112
Posted By cproGT

Thanx Bish

Thanx Bish
Forum: AMG GT
08-02-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By thecutter64

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/640x475/028e56cf_494d_4161_a8d1_057cc5f05058_2836412fd726e1ab27cf16539960ca878e6bde69.jpeg
Looks like mine!
Forum: AMG GT
08-02-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By surfah

You'll get higher return on investment taking the...

You'll get higher return on investment taking the tens of thousands of dollars you would spend on the upgrade and investing in Driver Education for yourself.

Do some HPDEs and you'll be amazed...
Forum: AMG GT
08-02-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By SolarbeamGTS

Greetings to all, new member !

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1024x614/92b88833_22fb_467f_9c11_d7f9ee68e8a8_5059f2cda511f69eddbb678f19eafc2e919a07f2.jpeg...
Forum: AMG GT
08-02-2018, 01:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,441
Posted By bford100

thebishman hit the nail on the head. As a long...

thebishman hit the nail on the head. As a long time P-car enthusiast, after 2 GT-3's and 2 Turbo S's and several others over the years, I eventually gave in to the all the games being played and...
Forum: AMG GT
08-01-2018, 12:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,119
Posted By V8ray

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

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1242x1478/78f3337a_1b3c_4aaf_a107_5319ee2f2977_0d2be5c03fb2b39c1f5475919b299d27d3fbff2a.jpeg
Iím in my 3th set of Hoosier with the stock light...
Forum: AMG GT
07-31-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,132
Posted By 2016amggtsed1

pricing

yep 30% on this class of car isn't bad
mine is virtually new with 1400 miles so at $100k I feel fine as it is a lot of car for the $$
Forum: AMG GT
07-31-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,298
Posted By AMG 17GT

Got this reply this morning ...

Got this reply this morning
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/920x2000/aac23645_65e0_4730_a0c8_88fe7f13dd88_5dbe4c4e2afbb2e015d92f2e2819c362bb6b455d.jpeg
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By JSwan724

Bish: I posted the following information here...

Bish:
I posted the following information here 6/1 which I obtained from the Renntech site;


AMG GT R (MY2018+ C190 M178 4.0L V8 BiTurbo) Stock Performance (at crank):

Rated by Mercedes-Benz:...
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,119
Posted By BenzGTR

Yeah, height/diameter is perfect. Stock: ...

Yeah, height/diameter is perfect.
Stock:
285-30-19 653mm
335-25-20 676mm

The downsize to running slicks, or even the Hoosier's, is you will get a lot more track rash. They are basically...
Forum: AMG GT
07-29-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,392
Posted By WhiteBlack

Cage is steel, no idea on weight. ...

Cage is steel, no idea on weight.



Interesting one on the cage. There was a world wide recall for Just the reason you state. You could bump your head on the original cage.

The supplies...
Forum: AMG GT
07-28-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,273
Posted By JSwan724

Susman: You forgot to point out that the...

Susman:

You forgot to point out that the front fenders on the GTR are currently carbon fiber as opposed to aluminum on the GT and GTS models.

If a weight war starts, I am thinking we’ll see the...
Forum: AMG GT
07-28-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,119
Posted By BenzGTR

Nice, those are as fast as it gets for a street...

Nice, those are as fast as it gets for a street tire.
Forum: AMG GT
07-27-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,364
Posted By 2016amggtsed1

R8 to GT S

sold my lava gray 2011 R8, V10, 6 speed that was heavily modded with VF Super charger/ppf/ spacers/wheels/diffuser/cf splitter/cf rear wing/steering wheel/pedalbox/H+R springs...car had 13,000 miles...
Forum: AMG GT
07-27-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,154
Posted By Albuht813

Ordered a 2019 Amg gtr

Have been lurking for a little while and found a lot of information on this forum. This is an awesome community and I wanted to introduce myself.

Havenít received a PO for the 2019 car yet but...
Forum: AMG GT
07-23-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By chrscott

At first I was sickened with anger, but in the...

At first I was sickened with anger, but in the end it's a material thing and considering the circumstances it could have been far worse. I'll take this first world problem over infinite other worse...
Forum: AMG GT
07-21-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 546
Posted By California John

That's how my V1 is connected. Only comes on when...

That's how my V1 is connected. Only comes on when the car ignition is on. Easy to hide the cord.
Forum: AMG GT
07-21-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 546
Posted By JSwan724

So the MB battery tender needed a jump start too...

So the MB battery tender needed a jump start too before it would do itís job. :D :D

Now we all know what to do.

Many thanks.

Sounds like a plan..
Forum: AMG GT
07-20-2018, 08:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,164
Posted By carnut1

I am sorry if I offended you, but being autistic...

I am sorry if I offended you, but being autistic I do not understand how anything I said could offend someone. My day starts at 4am, I write (working on my 5th novel), then I workout, go to work. I...
Forum: AMG GT
07-19-2018, 12:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,249
Posted By V8ray

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

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/ad4551e9_7caf_4f4d_aae7_2ccd50909dd1_364b9e1c8974998091f6b1704bd5dca70c95deec.jpeg
This is how brakes should look. We had a night...
Forum: AMG GT
07-14-2018, 01:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 866
Posted By Gojirra99

Just had my entire car wrapped with XPel Ultimate+ paint protection film ...

Took a few new pictures with the wrap, cost me C$5500, quite happy with it so far .....
...
Forum: AMG GT
07-13-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By MIKEAMG94

Ultimately, I went with the i8. I daily drive...

Ultimately, I went with the i8. I daily drive these cars all summer, spring & fall. Only in the winter I daily my c43 which I bought outright because I got an amazing deal on it from a client. The...
Forum: AMG GT
07-10-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,163
Posted By JSwan724

I posted this a couple of times but; PLEASE...

I posted this a couple of times but;

PLEASE BE SURE THE WINDSHIELD IS QUOTED/ORDERED /RECEIVED AND CHECKED BEFORE THE INSTALL BASED ON YOUR VIN NUMBER NOT A PART NUMBER. The numbers below the MB...
Forum: AMG GT
07-10-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 86,598
Posted By Arab Supercars

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/960x640/google_4d91744eb6f51635fd37f25c361e4e20d2336cb2.jpg

Gorgeous photos taken by Evan Lewis of this beautiful Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R....
Forum: AMG GT
07-09-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By surfah

The i8 is a pretty car but seems grossly...

The i8 is a pretty car but seems grossly underpowered for a $150-175K sports car. Could you live with the doors on a day to day basis?

Not sure why the 911 is uncomfortable for you. I put 8000...
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
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: AMG GT
06-30-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,201
Posted By KarlsGTR

Yes with it being a Satin Black finish I thought...

Yes with it being a Satin Black finish I thought the gloss black fin, spoilers, lip and mirrors would compliment it better and stand out. I like the matte and gloss theme on a car. I feel the CF has...
Forum: AMG GT
06-30-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,514
Posted By AMG 17GT

OK so I thought I would report back on the new...

OK so I thought I would report back on the new PS4S on the rear of my car. On my super sports the car would just spin constantly through first and then about a couple seconds in second and then would...
Forum: AMG GT
06-29-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,163
Posted By JSwan724

I recommend you call your insurance company and...

I recommend you call your insurance company and file a claim now. Then nudge them into the suggestions I made in my earlier threads.


Best of luck.
Forum: AMG GT
06-29-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 619
Posted By [email protected]

yea.. limited I think... based on the fact we...

yea.. limited I think... based on the fact we got one SLS black, and one C63 black..
Forum: AMG GT
06-29-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,719
Posted By py0413

I have on BB GT R incoming soon (late Aug/early...

I have on BB GT R incoming soon (late Aug/early Sept as told by dealer). Mine's very basic Canadian Spec, no carbon options inside/out. Yellow stitching/ Yellow seatbelt /Yellow callipers. That's all...
Forum: AMG GT
06-27-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 795
Posted By BucsFan

Cutter, I have only used Chemical Guys so I...

Cutter,

I have only used Chemical Guys so I can't really compare to other products, but my car looks perfect and feels great. My car is metallic black with Xpel PPF and Kamikaze ceramic coatings....
Forum: AMG GT
06-27-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,719
Posted By surfah

I'm happy blue is a unique color. Don't really...

I'm happy blue is a unique color. Don't really care about color opinions from those who don't even own a GT/GTS/GTR and are basing their view on internet photos and not in real life.

Commuting...
Forum: AMG GT
06-25-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 795
Posted By a64armt

While I donít own an AMG GT, I use a car wash...

While I donít own an AMG GT, I use a car wash foam gun (Tornador) and love the results. I find I use a little more soap but I get better results with the wash. Also, I use less water (good when...
Forum: AMG GT
06-24-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,514
Posted By California John

No it doesn't. ...

No it doesn't.
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/678x654/screen_shot_2018_06_24_at_12_14_52_pm_ee7edb2b4fccb44d682f66726586ff2bfa1c62f1.png
Forum: AMG GT
06-22-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,514
Posted By AMG 17GT

Getting traction upgrade. 295 pilot SS Vs 305 P4S...

Getting traction upgrade. 295 pilot SS Vs 305 P4S

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/59ff3c25_dc2b_4d43_81bb_3e7a844d2f36_2cf817e5c416539a6cbd9ba326b76399b01c3a67.jpeg
Forum: AMG GT
06-22-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,083
Posted By GTR3693

my GTR at Spa

Some photos of my GTR at Spa last week. A wet morning gave way to a dry afternoon. Almost undriveable in the wet. A monster in the dry.

...
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,298
Posted By WhiteBlack

Only GTR and only if requested is my...

Only GTR and only if requested is my understanding.
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 10,009
Posted By WhiteBlack

RE Rad Guards. I have an update on these...

RE Rad Guards.

I have an update on these from my dealer, rad guards will be standard on all builds from July. Existing GTRs can have them retro fitted FOC (parts and labour).

parts still not...
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 12:11 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,281
Posted By descartesfool

Brake pads are registered by the Friction...

Brake pads are registered by the Friction Materials Standards Institute, or FMSI for short

AMG GT-S, C63, Audi RS7 pads for iron rotors Front: FMSI D1291 (Pagid shape: 8238, Hawk shape HB731)...
Forum: AMG GT
06-18-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 86,598
Posted By sno

She was delivered on Saturday... Long time AMG...

She was delivered on Saturday... Long time AMG owner, looking forward to getting over the break in so I can drive it like I stole it. So far after 200 miles I still have a grin on my face.
...
Forum: AMG GT
06-18-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,964
Posted By sno

being one that mods everything I own... LOL here...

being one that mods everything I own... LOL here is my .02 Once you tune the car you are basically at the mercy of your dealership if anything goes wrong. On my 45 I had the down-pipe and tune done...
Forum: AMG GT
06-17-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 915
Posted By Ammantaiks

All you guys have sold me Im going to get the GTR...

All you guys have sold me Im going to get the GTR 👌🏾
Forum: AMG GT
06-15-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,281
Posted By TRAKCAR

+1 Good people at Autoquest. I get my brake...

+1 Good people at Autoquest. I get my brake consumables there.
Forum: AMG GT
06-14-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,006
Posted By 300blackout

Hey Bish, our engines are too new to know if...

Hey Bish, our engines are too new to know if carbon will build up on the back of our intake valves due to direct injection.

I was in the process of installing water methanol injection when I...
Forum: AMG GT
06-13-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,281
Posted By WhiteBlack

I wondered about this myself. Pagid code is RSC1,...

I wondered about this myself. Pagid code is RSC1, pads have been available since day one. Not sure why Brians guys needed to send backs to Pagid.
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By surfah

That's an unfortunate but not uncommon occurence...

That's an unfortunate but not uncommon occurence in high demand markets. Simple law of supply vs demand. Ferrari plays the same game for their coveted models i.e. Pista except they are obligated by...
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By surfah

Porsche is solid and puts out consistent product....

Porsche is solid and puts out consistent product. However, I've also owned multiple 911 iterations and I no longer find ownership that special. The GT3 is a beast but it looks just like a base...
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By bford100

Bish, I assume you are talking about Porsche GT...

Bish, I assume you are talking about Porsche GT market? If so you are 100% right on. That was driving source to make me change brands to AMG GTS. I wanted the 4.0 GT3 from my preferred dealer,...
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By emericr

mboemparts.com Great service and I believe the...

mboemparts.com
Great service and I believe the best price out there.
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By JSwan724

Bish: SUGGESTION: See if one of the wheel...

Bish:

SUGGESTION: See if one of the wheel vendors on here have some take offs they will sell you.
Forum: AMG GT
06-11-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By cproGT

Try genuinemercedesparts.com from my research...

Try genuinemercedesparts.com from my research they seem to offer a good discount
Forum: AMG GT
06-11-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,083
Posted By shardul

For a local customer ...

For a local customer

https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/xq90/922/i2HARK.jpg (https://imageshack.com/i/pmi2HARKj)
Forum: AMG GT
06-11-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,400
Posted By DragonRR

Absolutely love brilliant blue on a GT, GTS or a...

Absolutely love brilliant blue on a GT, GTS or a GTC:

https://image.ibb.co/bYfopa/DSC_0145c.jpg

But personally from my point of view, on a GTR, it needs something more "in your face".
Forum: AMG GT
06-10-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By FrankD99

Hey, Check out these guys - ...

Hey,

Check out these guys -
www.instagram.com/touchofluxury_

Literally make everything by hand any logos, any material..
The gentleman name is Isaak
You tell him he makes it.

Amazing...
Forum: AMG GT
06-08-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,763
Posted By AMG 17GT

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

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/17e8f8d1_50da_4154_85a4_a413554271f2_832e1b0a8c04bc7d8ca021b3f460eea125c1c74e.png



looks like you have.
Forum: AMG GT
06-08-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,763
Posted By 300blackout

Newer cars don't go through the sniffer test. The...

Newer cars don't go through the sniffer test. The smog tech does a visual inspection to make sure all smog components are not altered and then the ECU gets scanned for error codes. If all is clear,...
Forum: AMG GT
06-08-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,715
Posted By treatureh

I have tracked my GTR extensively, on my seconds...

I have tracked my GTR extensively, on my seconds sets of tires and pads now. I found the Corvette tires indeed grips better. Also the cup2s are very sensitive to the pressure, I am running 32-33 hot,...
Forum: AMG GT
06-07-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 459
Posted By V8ray

I wish we could buy those here in the States.

I wish we could buy those here in the States.
Forum: AMG GT
06-07-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 459
Posted By GTR3693

GTR Rollcage recall

For those who might be interested, here are some photos of the factory rollcage before and after the recall replacement. The new one sits a little bit further back from the rear of the seat and sits...
Forum: AMG GT
06-06-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,715
Posted By [email protected]

RSC1...

RSC1 http://www.pagidracing.com/en/products/racing-brake-pads/product-family-rsc/rsc-1.html (I think you can do RSC2 or 3 on the fronts)

RSL29...
Forum: AMG GT
06-06-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By ItalianJoe1

I had a similar issue with my far front...

I had a similar issue with my far front underpanel on my CL, the one on the car was damaged driving, I order one, it shows up broken. Parts guy looks at me like 'Oh, so you don't want it?', i'm like,...
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