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Forum: C450/C43 AMG
05-20-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,631
Posted By alexasa

Small Mod Thread - 2019 C43 Sedan

Hello, just journaling here, feel free to ask questions or comments. I'll be making some slight comparisons in a short first impressions of the 2019 and going over some modifications for the new car....
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
05-16-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By user33

This should help:

This should help:
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-24-2019, 03:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,814
Posted By Sanch

I'ver ordered mine from CKS performance. They had...

I'ver ordered mine from CKS performance. They had the full kit for sale. I'll get it installed on Saturday and post pics.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
03-01-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 23,338
Posted By AlexZTuned

A 4.0L is only small for a V8, but that doesn't...

A 4.0L is only small for a V8, but that doesn't make it a small engine. That video proves how little lag there actually is... comfort mode, 4th gear rolling in manual at 1500 rpm and there's full...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
02-20-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,464
Posted By msd3075

The animation of the headlights is also on cars...

The animation of the headlights is also on cars with the normal analog gauges, albeit only on the smaller screen between the gauges.. It does it on my 2015 C63S, and my screen shows it. But like...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
02-20-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,019
Posted By shardul

If anyone is in Houston, we can code the car also.

If anyone is in Houston, we can code the car also.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
02-19-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,925
Posted By superswiss

Yeah, you bought the wrong car if you expect to...

Yeah, you bought the wrong car if you expect to keep up with a Turbo S. It's over 500 lbs lighter. The key is power to weight ratio. For the C63S to have the same power to weight ratio as the Turbo...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-04-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By Trim105

Trust me once you go W205 I doubt you'll ever...

Trust me once you go W205 I doubt you'll ever want to go back :D

The old 6.2 engine is legendary but the new 4.0 V8 is a force to be reckoned with. Sounds very different to the 6.2 of course but...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-17-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,078
Posted By Mr. J

How long have you been in business?! UPS and Fed...

How long have you been in business?! UPS and Fed Ex loose items all the time. The last supply chain I managed relied heavily on UPS overnight for lab samples and at least one shipment was delayed or...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
07-09-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,326
Posted By munis

No absolutely not. I got 9mpg after being as...

No absolutely not. I got 9mpg after being as obtuse as it is possible to be with a car. I was continuously hammering it from 100-200kmph repeatedly for 60kms straight. That is way beyond the normal...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-03-2018, 05:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,208
Posted By Dieseldan9

Obsessed garage fan right here 👌

Obsessed garage fan right here 👌
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-25-2018, 02:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,150
Posted By waisoserious

Bro..ill save you the grief....The 2018 and 2019...

Bro..ill save you the grief....The 2018 and 2019 aside from the digital dash, which is an option from what I hear, the performance is probably the same. Even if the 2019 really makes 23hp more than...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-18-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,293
Posted By Gungaslow

Well I heard a Jb4 gives you 4bj’s.. and bj’s are...

Well I heard a Jb4 gives you 4bj’s.. and bj’s are very nice!!
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-13-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By kiwikid

Whispbar Racks

Bought a c300 whispbar fit kit / rails back from Aust in my bike box when I was there in the winter. Got the bike carriers in the USA.
Super low pro, screws into roof slots and looks a million...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-11-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 15,474
Posted By benzdude

Fresh off the boat from poland. Seems legit. :D ...

Fresh off the boat from poland. Seems legit. :D
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1008x567/20180611_124217_1008x567_f4395b3664120e60c5119032d6f4c05d0698bc1e.jpg...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-08-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,541
Posted By munis

And runs on dragy are just that. It is only an...

And runs on dragy are just that. It is only an estimation. Things are much different on the strip than on bare tarmac. Ask Star4life here. He does 12.8 on tarmac all day long, but had a feat breaking...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-03-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 922
Posted By HTXgearhead

I wouldn't put those on my car, but that comes...

I wouldn't put those on my car, but that comes down to personal taste.

I would powdercoat the factory calipers red so it looks OEM. You can also add the AMG logo in as well.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
05-25-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,538
Posted By alexasa

Agreed. Just like when you wear a shirt with...

Agreed. Just like when you wear a shirt with vertical stripes vs horizontal. Vertical striped will make you look taller/leaner while horizontal stripes will make you look shorter/wider.

Our cars...
05-21-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 863
Posted By jj33low

AMG sport painted calipers and AMG decals

Finished a weekend project and wanted to share a quick picture. Painted the calipers with high heat paint, new AMG logos w/ 10 degree curvature, and high heat clear. Itís a nice visual improvement....
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-26-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,006
Posted By MBkent

I opened up the engine cover and this tube seems...

I opened up the engine cover and this tube seems to be out of place. I am guessing this is exactly what you are...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-23-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,243
Posted By alexasa

PSS have been replaced by the PS4S, you'll be...

PSS have been replaced by the PS4S, you'll be getting the last stock of the PSS if you still find them listed.

Great misconception of summer and all season tires. Summer tires provide better...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-18-2018, 05:14 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 67,236
Posted By mo11

Hello all! I've been following this thread since...

Hello all! I've been following this thread since the beginning and there are a lot of good, very useful information here regarding wheel and tire setup. Thanks Star, for taking the time and effort...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
04-11-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,835
Posted By 2014c300

RV 3.1 raises stall speed to 3000.

RV 3.1 raises stall speed to 3000.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
03-18-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 25,929
Posted By 18bora

Tested Dragy today with my daily map and a full...

Tested Dragy today with my daily map and a full tank of 93 gas. I managed a few runs, all of which were in the low 12's (12.09-12.05-12.04) and trap speeds of 114-115mph. Other than the JB1, the car...
Forum: W213 AMG
01-19-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,969
Posted By Bibenstein

It's a freakin' arms race, it really is. I am...

It's a freakin' arms race, it really is. I am shocked at how dangerous I am driving 600 hp in my E63, I don't want to think of what a 700+hp RS7 would be like.
12-11-2017, 12:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,275
Posted By sean1.8t

If you're dealing with A LOT of snow and salt...

If you're dealing with A LOT of snow and salt (especially salt) multiple days a week, then you'll want the WeatherTech's. They are undoubtedly the best in the biz when it comes to floor mats. But...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-28-2017, 06:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,763
Posted By user33

Getting a flat tire ...

... or "on the way _from_ Grandma's house." ;-)
[see the video attached below]

Run-flat tires are essentially non-repairable (and more expensive, often horrible riding, noisy, have a shorter...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-28-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,218
Posted By 1Gunner

There, fixed! :)

There, fixed! :)
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-28-2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 15,474
Posted By Lazz83

I am an Audiophile, car stereo and home theater...

I am an Audiophile, car stereo and home theater freak with 20yrs of experience in this hobby. That is an outstanding example of how cable companies can screw someone. Great Post sir!!!
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-28-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,218
Posted By 1Gunner

If buying something defined as a "proper tool"...

If buying something defined as a "proper tool" and endorsed by Mercedes lets you sleep better, by all means fill your boots. I like shiny new things also!!
Admittedly, being Canadian may have...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-25-2017, 05:37 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 15,474
Posted By gunnysack

Finished terminating the power cable in the...

Finished terminating the power cable in the engine bay. Also did some fiddling in the trunk to start getting things together. I located all the wiring necessary as well. Pictures below--took some...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-24-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 14,951
Posted By l3m

Keep in mind that grille is for cars with...

Keep in mind that grille is for cars with distronic plus, which cannot have the illuminated star emblem.
11-22-2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,012
Posted By Gungaslow

I put the garden hose in there this morning just...

I put the garden hose in there this morning just to see how much fluid it could take..I let it run for 2 minuets on full and it never filled up but nothing was leaking out the bottom either.. where...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-02-2017, 10:42 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,590
Posted By Doubletap99

OE Tune 12.075 sec 1/4 Run & Track Experience

I wanted to share my 1/4 mile drag times with the forum post my OE tune. Because my C43 is my daily driver, I wanted to run it at the track as close to how I tool it around town so that is why I left...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-02-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,716
Posted By Gungaslow

I purchased my wife a 2018 s4 and I have the 2017...

I purchased my wife a 2018 s4 and I have the 2017 c43.. I drive her car consistently back to back with mine and I have noticed that the c43 actually feels more powerful..the c43 also sounds much...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-02-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,182
Posted By Gungaslow

I have one of the first c43 sedans in the USA...

I have one of the first c43 sedans in the USA that was produced the last week of July 2016... I have the AMR tune as of May this year and no problems yet, I’m guessing I have the earliest software...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-01-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,202
Posted By CClement

Will do. Sorry if I came off as a jerk, I was...

Will do. Sorry if I came off as a jerk, I was pretty sure given another member and ECS tuning confirmed that I was all good.
Especially given everything seemed to mount fine.

Ok, good to know...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-01-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,182
Posted By Blacked out E63

So you had a bad sensor and busted pins for a...

So you had a bad sensor and busted pins for a connector and your blaming the tune? lol interesting....




I knew your name looked familiar! Here is a quote from your other thread. Seems your...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
11-01-2017, 12:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 778
Posted By GordonGEICO

Just stop. The C43 is not faster. C43 Coupe...

Just stop. The C43 is not faster.

C43 Coupe

C/D TEST RESULTS:
Zero to 60 mph: 4.1 sec
Zero to 100 mph: 10.7 sec
Zero to 130 mph: 19.2 sec
Rolling start, 5-60 mph: 5.1 sec
Top gear, 30-50...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-31-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 67,236
Posted By alexasa

woo! looking forward to seeing it. ...

woo! looking forward to seeing it.



w204 c63 507
10-29-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,830
Posted By 18bora

C43 - [email protected] with BMS piggyback.

Just an FYI and cross posting (sorry :o:) for the ones that don't frequent the 450/C43AMG forums, this was with map6 (end-user customized map)...
10-26-2017, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 692
Posted By Gungaslow

I think it only is active above 20mph.. so it...

I think it only is active above 20mph.. so it won’t help in a fender bender or small rolling accident
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-26-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
HUD
Views: 1,241
Posted By user33

My 2017 C43 has HUD and I like it. It's...

My 2017 C43 has HUD and I like it. It's especially useful when using NAV as you don't need to keep looking at the "floating iPad" display.

From my research, I was led to believe that some like it...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-23-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 25,929
Posted By 18bora

For anyone who wants to play with map6, every car...

For anyone who wants to play with map6, every car is different. It's better to understand what you're doing instead of me just giving you a psi "number". What you need to do first is log with maps...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-23-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By 18bora

Most tracks have a scale. With me in it, my car...

Most tracks have a scale. With me in it, my car is around 3955-4035, it depends how much gas is in the tank and how much junk is in the trunk.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-23-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 763
Posted By munis

threefirs is as blessed as me in body weight if...

threefirs is as blessed as me in body weight if not more hahaha.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
10-23-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,400
Posted By msd3075

As for the original topic.... Even though...

As for the original topic....

Even though it's the exception for sure, I could see someone moving from the C63S to the C43. Someone gets married and/or has kids and needs something more subdued...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-22-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By desi4life10

Stock: 12.748s @ 108.57mph

Not sure if this is useful data as it is a stock car, but I figured it was good to know how well this car is when it is stock. I am very impressed to see this car go into the high 12's stock. Went...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-22-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 763
Posted By threefirs

Identical. Honestly, identical. Neither tune...

Identical. Honestly, identical. Neither tune could pull an inch on each other. We switched drivers as well just to eliminate that factor. There will be a thread posted shortly by one of the cars
10-21-2017, 06:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,256
Posted By shaunds

Yes this picture diagram is incorrect. The...

Yes this picture diagram is incorrect. The 'burmester' amp (factory amp), if looking at this picture, is indeed actually behind the Audison Prima dsp. The wiring diagrams I have didn't have the wire...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
10-20-2017, 12:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 976
Posted By JoelSolid

I can tell you for SURE you can't just remove the...

I can tell you for SURE you can't just remove the chrome strip on the sedan. I had mine removed and had it painted body color. In the picture you can see that the strip is attached with clips. ...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-19-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,462
Posted By 17merc43

I was facing this same issue during freeway fun....

I was facing this same issue during freeway fun. 130mph was the cap for me, so I just bit the bullet and got an ECU tune. Now I have no limits at all haha
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-18-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,229
Posted By threefirs

I've had both. I'm actually one of the test cars...

I've had both. I'm actually one of the test cars that they worked out the quirks and developed this tune on. I'm on week 3 of having the V2.

It has quite a noticeable difference in low end power...
10-16-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,219
Posted By DBOC205

They are the same mob I purchased from. Back then...

They are the same mob I purchased from. Back then they were called mbstarshop.com but it's basically just the same site shifted under a new domain after they copped too much crap in online forums....
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-16-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,286
Posted By 18bora

93 gas, Sport+, T/C off, D/Auto, 2k rpm and go.

93 gas, Sport+, T/C off, D/Auto, 2k rpm and go.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-11-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,592
Posted By ShazV6

Eurocharged tune and took mine to 160 in Mexico....

Eurocharged tune and took mine to 160 in Mexico. No video. Car was definitely stable at that speed. Had more to go also.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-10-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,667
Posted By likerage

https://w205audio.wordpress.com/

https://w205audio.wordpress.com/
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-08-2017, 11:52 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,961
Posted By Gungaslow

I think I’m gonna go with AMR for $500 more and...

I think I’m gonna go with AMR for $500 more and double the power.. they also offer a warranty..
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
10-08-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,178
Posted By HarrySeaward

Lightbulb Hardwired Escort Max2 - 2018 C63S Coupe (explained w/ photos)

I know that it seems that this may have already been covered in other threads and videos, but I couldn't find a thread that fully answered all of my questions. I am posting this as a compilation of...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-05-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 67,236
Posted By alexasa

Here it is: ...

Here it is:


https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/739x881/80-362025_no_spacers_fit_spacer1_zpsruimuhgh_59c9d9a80d005ccba758d153f8271c28623a677d.jpg
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-03-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,719
Posted By DVision44

Pics as promised

Pics as promised
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
10-02-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,345
Posted By 18bora

Based on my own research and my current times, I...

Based on my own research and my current times, I won't even consider the latest two; as for the first one, it's overpriced. We drive a ~60k car, it's not a Ferrari or McLaren. As far as I know, none...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-28-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 19,046
Posted By threefirs

With traction control OFF - I put all my weight...

With traction control OFF - I put all my weight on the brake and get my RPM's upto about 2200. Slam the gas and release the brake. It's a dirty move but my tires break loose for a quick second and...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-27-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,599
Posted By alexasa

Can we get a moderator in here. This is a...

Can we get a moderator in here.

This is a bit ridiculous.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-27-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,599
Posted By oldman&theC

I look at the times & speeds based on my more...

I look at the times & speeds based on my more than 40 years of drag racing experience.The car with the et of 12.2 & 117 mph is puting down more HP than the car with an et of 12.4 &110 mph.Your...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-25-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,575
Posted By ASH_C43

I saw this this video on YouTube the other day....

I saw this this video on YouTube the other day. It shows how it's done.

Check it out:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEsJngruh8w
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
09-23-2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
Posted By mras350b2

First mod on my Black Coupe

Windows tinted. 50% front windshield and 30% all around.
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504-1/img_7250_f780964e603b0ba959f51f835230ee275610024d.jpg...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-22-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,308
Posted By SupremePower

As stated above, the 15mm is the fitment which...

As stated above, the 15mm is the fitment which will work for this platform.

The reason we have the 10mm & 12mm is for our full offering for 5x112 in case you have another vehicle with similar...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-22-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By alexasa

and you'd be making it much worse, in the other...

and you'd be making it much worse, in the other direction. It's actually outside of spec it's such a drastic change.

diameter should be kept within 3% of OEM size. I really doubt you are seeing a...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-21-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,271
Posted By MASSC450

Personally, I wouldn't waste my money on one of...

Personally, I wouldn't waste my money on one of those kits.

The majority of flats I've experienced (or my wife) with our 18"/19" wheels have been sidewall blowouts from hitting potholes or curbs....
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-20-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 588
Views: 168,758
Posted By alexasa

Spotted this beauty while I was overseas. ...

Spotted this beauty while I was overseas.

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-img_0719_7f4501b587826a63a6449cad99daf5ad8cd78f01.jpg
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
09-20-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,531
Posted By mras350b2

HA HA...no and yes, I just finished detailing it...

HA HA...no and yes, I just finished detailing it and I work seven on seven off and I don't want to drive it too much until I get the Paint Protection on it and Ceramic coating. Yes, because I have a...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-19-2017, 02:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 552
Posted By guhvies

Don't know about the plugs but oil is in your...

Don't know about the plugs but oil is in your handbook. Read it, it's got lots of useful info and makes good toilet reading.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-17-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,024
Posted By Gungaslow

So open the exhaust valve then pull the fuse.....

So open the exhaust valve then pull the fuse.. should stay open forever.. that's my next mod !!
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-13-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,271
Posted By oldman&theC

Don't forget to mention that if they say "no...

Don't forget to mention that if they say "no warranty" you want the cracked wheel back so you can have it independently evaluated.Thats when they agreed to cover mine at no charge.
09-08-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 549
Posted By AMG6.3

Go with Porter Field RS4 pads. Little dust and...

Go with Porter Field RS4 pads. Little dust and good braking characteristics
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-07-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,882
Posted By Gungaslow

C43 all come with a stagererd setup:crazy:

C43 all come with a stagererd setup:crazy:
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
09-07-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 588
Views: 168,758
Posted By imprezala

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

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1024x576/80-36915983122_7ee55af4ca_b_622816b9bf2477436a951dceee01df94b8471367.jpg
09-03-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By cry4dawn

I ended up getting the '14. I really wanted...

I ended up getting the '14.

I really wanted a C300 and found a few, but very few had the options that I wanted. I found 1, but it was at the top of my price range (with tax and fees it would be...
08-26-2017, 08:19 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 44,107
Posted By Gungaslow

I had a really loud annoying noise coming from...

I had a really loud annoying noise coming from the passenger seat.. I looked over and saw my wife was sitting there... opened the door and threw her out.. problem solved!!!
08-26-2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,116
Posted By cleanerPA

Check engine codes P0170 and P0173 Fix

I recently performed the "B" service on a 2008 W204 C300, including changing the air filters. That was a couple weeks ago. Then just yesterday, I noticed a check engine light.

I pulled the codes...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-26-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 67,236
Posted By alexasa

I have highlighted where the first point of...

I have highlighted where the first point of contact for inner clearance in this with some red/pink shading. You may have more inner clearance with a 20 inch wheel due to the barrel sitting proud of...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-23-2017, 11:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,378
Posted By mo11

Pagani huayra... but, it can't make it up the...

Pagani huayra... but, it can't make it up the ramp at work so I can't use it as a dd....
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-23-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 22,720
Posted By W205C43AMGCoupe

Next mod: Making progress on cleaning up the...

Next mod: Making progress on cleaning up the engine bay. made another version of the engine cover with real carbon fiber and also made the rear bay plastic cover panel out of real carbon fiber....
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
08-22-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,463
Posted By WhiteC63s

Agreed. I think some people compare it to buying...

Agreed. I think some people compare it to buying a brand new car where they don't want anyone driving it, but if you're paying used car prices for a practically new car I think it's a good deal.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
08-22-2017, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,463
Posted By nobbyv

This seems to be a common reply when speaking...

This seems to be a common reply when speaking about demo cars, and I have to admit I don't buy it. They're not handing an $85k car to the 18-year-old stoner kid that washes the cars to take for the...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-19-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,006
Posted By Ed42

C43 diy rattle fix

not sure if this has been posted before but I just wanted to share my advanced rattle fix.

I carefully removed my sunglasses from the designated compartment by the rear view mirror. The sunglasses...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-18-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,233
Posted By 18bora

Nice :y track days are a lot of fun... Just...

Nice :y track days are a lot of fun...

Just a couple of quick tips, try to relax a little and you will be smoother/faster. Also, instead of the death-grip on the steering wheel, utilize your palms...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
08-17-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,320
Posted By eagle_lex

sir, one piece of advice.... i wouldnt show those...

sir, one piece of advice.... i wouldnt show those pics to any insurance adjuster with the story of hitting a raccoon. and here is why.... was the raccoon shaved? i mean hairless? was the raccoon...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-16-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By munis

0 to 100kmph Launch- Pretty close to Motortrend time.

Ever since motortrend told me this car can do 4.2s, I have been waiting to try mine. Tonight after some debates, I decided to test mine. Engine temperature was 100C because it was 23 degrees today in...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-16-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,233
Posted By VinceBlue

Sweet man thanks for posting ! I live in Royal...

Sweet man thanks for posting ! I live in Royal Oak MI and have the C43 coupe. Never heard of this race track before but will definitely make it up there for a track day now !
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-16-2017, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,233
Posted By z28lt1

It is great that you took it to the track, and...

It is great that you took it to the track, and thanks for posting details on how it did.

Not many see track duty, and getting as much data as we can is helpful.

I'm planning on using mine as...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-16-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,233
Posted By Bond 985

Amazing :y. I am moving to the midwest soon....

Amazing :y. I am moving to the midwest soon. Hopefully, we can meet up and do some laps together. 2 stock C43 sedans on the track :zoom:
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-16-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,035
Posted By SoCalC43

AMG Performance Studio Package includes: ...

AMG Performance Studio Package includes:

Black diamond-block grille
AMG Night Package
19-inch AMG multispoke wheels, matte black
AMG Nappa/DINAMICA Performance steering wheel
Gloss Black side...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-14-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,454
Posted By 2017-c43-coupe

Left left right left up down on the scroll wheel...

Left left right left up down on the scroll wheel then press the voice command button and yell "you are a real AMG" :hammer:
08-03-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 34,132
Posted By MBNRG

Arrow To help address the uncertainty of the correct...

To help address the uncertainty of the correct Ball Seat Size for OEM Wheel Bolts, I recently visited Mackin Industries (one of the largest distributors of Volk Racing, Rays, and Kyo-Ei wheel bolts),...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
08-01-2017, 05:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,098
Posted By W205C43AMGCoupe

I decided to paint the tips black so that they...

I decided to paint the tips black so that they wouldn't stand out as much. I also made longer exhaust hangers to drop the tail pipes down a bit lower. The high heat paint i purchased by VHT ended...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-31-2017, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By Gungaslow

Grease the rotors????

Grease the rotors????
07-30-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,790
Posted By Mike5215

Many black cars including two S Class. Nothing...

Many black cars including two S Class. Nothing looks meaner than a black Benz. As soon as I get them I wash them with Dawn to strip any remaining wax or polish, clay bar to make sure the paint is...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-30-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 565
Posted By munis

Finally got a chance to make a proper PE Soundtrack

I have been planning to make something like this, as there isn't any on Youtube, but have been busy. Finally made one yesterday, haha. I had no idea it sounded like this from outside.
...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
07-25-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By Lak76

Link

Do you mean link for Brembo Racing?
i don't have it is racing rotor and I will made the disc bell on my own.
The disc code are 59B97914/24
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
07-17-2017, 08:32 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,333
Posted By Gungaslow

If you have ever driven a manual sport car and...

If you have ever driven a manual sport car and left it in first gear and decelerated and then accelerated.. it does the same bucking motion..the transmission first gear is very low so it has much...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
07-12-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,497
Posted By sakodik

Do you not understand probable cause? The tint on...

Do you not understand probable cause? The tint on the tail light IS probable cause, which leads to anything and everything else (if that) after the stop has been legally initialed. Again, officer's...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
07-09-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,497
Posted By Mr. J

Just stop dude. A light tint over those LED tail...

Just stop dude. A light tint over those LED tail lights still means they are much brighter than all the incandescent ones on the road. Trying to make the guy feel guilty for the accident and his...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
07-05-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,233
Posted By Guilty

A new trick I've been doing is that as soon as I...

A new trick I've been doing is that as soon as I speed past a cop I failed to see on time, I start pulling over right away for them.

This morning on the 101N, I was rushing to the airport at xxx...
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
06-25-2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,236
Posted By alexasa

maintenance does not include brakes, not sure if...

maintenance does not include brakes, not sure if that was what you are saying or you just want to offset the cost of the brake replacement with the maintenance program.

I am at 18k miles and have...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
06-25-2017, 07:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,577
Posted By skim7x

LOL only a tween would segment the age groups...

LOL only a tween would segment the age groups like this. Ahhh to be young again without a worry in the world. You, young man, are EXTREMELY lucky to own such a fine machine this early in life. You...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
06-24-2017, 10:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,577
Posted By AKnight55

Are people serious with this owning it outright...

Are people serious with this owning it outright garbage? With such low interest rates you would be better financing the car and actually put your money to work in real estate, stocks etc.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
06-23-2017, 10:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,577
Posted By Guilty

I'm 14, bought the car with my weed money.

I'm 14, bought the car with my weed money.
04-27-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By Doa

carlsson rear here with big dual tips ...

carlsson rear here with big dual tips

...
03-29-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,986
Posted By mr.brightside

lol 6 years later

lol 6 years later
03-01-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 628
Posted By pfarah77

Star4Life, The following were...

Star4Life,

The following were repaired/replaced while under warranty:
-Entire steering wheel assembly (trim was peeling off)
-All lug nuts and center caps replaced due to corrosion
-Center...
02-14-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By Alfadude

The 3M adhesive is called VHB (Very High Bond)...

The 3M adhesive is called VHB (Very High Bond) and comes in different widths and thicknesses and each one has it's own part number even though the adhesive itself is the same. So, it is impossible to...
02-14-2017, 04:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By PeterUbers

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

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/750x1334/80-img_5414_f3615f73fb79c74a7317e6a7621168a24d77c244.png
This is what you need, case closed
02-13-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By xEryx

There is absolutely zero info about the tape MB...

There is absolutely zero info about the tape MB uses on the WIS as it should come preinstalled on the spoiler. I would just use 3M.
Forum: C450/C43 AMG
02-09-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,335
Posted By Lionel_Hutz

Doesn't the car already say AMG enough times? ...

Doesn't the car already say AMG enough times? The absence of that badge is actually one of the things I like about the C43 interior over the C63.
10-05-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,257
Posted By LateC300

When I turned 16, I had the huge problem of...

When I turned 16, I had the huge problem of choosing between a $500k trust or a $200k cash gift from my dad. I chose waking up from my middle-class dream. It was a sad day.

No but really, I've...
05-30-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 155,002
Posted By Mike5215

Well, they definitely do not look stock, so...

Well, they definitely do not look stock, so Mission Accomplished.
Forum: Kill Stories
10-26-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,184
Posted By AMGJAY

You guys have too much money. Lol

You guys have too much money. Lol
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