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06-14-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 625
Posted By Yuille36

I have like 8 on my E63. More is better IMHO. ...

I have like 8 on my E63. More is better IMHO.

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3656_67a7b279c07b1ece18db14bf15fafaa724e06c31.jpg
06-14-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Yuille36

All you need to do, is go to your local Mercedes...

All you need to do, is go to your local Mercedes Benz Dealership with your vehicle registration, talk to the parts guy and place an order for a replacement placard.
Many order owners have done this...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By Yuille36

It could be a bad catalytic converter not burning...

It could be a bad catalytic converter not burning off unburned fuel. But whatever it is, it needs to be checked out.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By Yuille36

Someone told me to just go to Advanced Auto Parts...

Someone told me to just go to Advanced Auto Parts and buy another battery. I said hell no, if this OEM battery lasted as long as it did, I'm definitely buying another. And not some battery that...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By Yuille36

Your welcome. If you ever have to replace your...

Your welcome. If you ever have to replace your battery be prepared for a hernia, as this battery is freaking heavy.
My battery dead after 11 years of faithful service, so I bought another one from...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,281
Posted By Yuille36

Gravity pulls the oil down hill where the exhaust...

Gravity pulls the oil down hill where the exhaust cams are located in the cylinder heads, so they are always sitting in oil. The intake cams are another issue, as oil needs to be squirted onto them...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By Yuille36

No the 2007-2009 E63's do not have auxiliary...

No the 2007-2009 E63's do not have auxiliary batteries. Just the main battery mounted in the trunk. :y
I think that listing is for different type of battery.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Posted By Yuille36

Sorry, can't help you.

Sorry, can't help you.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 748
Posted By Yuille36

Full coverage for me, but also for the other...

Full coverage for me, but also for the other driver. As you never know what cut rate insurance they have if any.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 851
Posted By Yuille36

You may want to try the adaptive transmission...

You may want to try the adaptive transmission reset.


Insert you key, turn it to position #2, but don't start the car.
Press and hold down the throttle to the floor for 5 seconds, do not...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,281
Posted By Yuille36

Most issues that developed with the M156 engines...

Most issues that developed with the M156 engines in the C63, is the fact that the C63 was the cheapest AMG is the line up at that time. So people are scooping them up and heavily modifying them for...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-06-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,550
Posted By Yuille36

:wootrock: Thanks.....a lot of people like these...

:wootrock: Thanks.....a lot of people like these wheels, and they aren't expensive less than $1500 a set. But there is some lead time thou, it took three weeks from order till arrival.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-06-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Yuille36

Have you tried Autohausaz, tehy have them for...

Have you tried Autohausaz, tehy have them for sale for $278.

https://www.autohausaz.com/catalog/c/mercedes/2007/1433559-e63_amg/27-suspension_system?s=d&page=5
Forum: W211 AMG
06-05-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Yuille36

Take it to an alignment shop, I bet you it's off....

Take it to an alignment shop, I bet you it's off. :y
Forum: W211 AMG
06-05-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Yuille36

Then maybe your camber is off, causing the tire...

Then maybe your camber is off, causing the tire to lean in close enough that the bolt rubs against the tire. That is the only logical explanation.
If everything is stock, and it didn't rub before,...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-05-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Yuille36

Before I changed out my oil temp sensor, it would...

Before I changed out my oil temp sensor, it would fluctuate between 81-112. So I knew something was up.
Make sure after installation, that someone calibrates the sensor. Because we went thru two...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-05-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Yuille36

First are you running aftermarket wheels? Are you...

First are you running aftermarket wheels? Are you running 20" wheels? If so, it could be that the offset of the wheel is forcing the upper control arm bolt into your sidewall.
I would probably...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-05-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By Yuille36

This doesn't look right, something is definitely...

This doesn't look right, something is definitely rubbing up against the inside wall of that tire.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-04-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, many years ago I had oil leak from the drain...

Yes, many years ago I had oil leak from the drain bolt, because I used the wrong size crush washer. :slap:
Forum: W211 AMG
06-04-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Yuille36

That is average for me as well. If the oil gets...

That is average for me as well. If the oil gets too hot, the auxiliary oil cooler fan will kick on. When I had my defective oil temp sensor replaced, my tech took a test drive.
When he came back,...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-04-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By Yuille36

Keep in mind that my wheels are concaved in...

Keep in mind that my wheels are concaved in design. And the rears have a slightly negative offset meaning the mounting flange is towards the middle and right of the center line of the wheel. These...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-04-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Yuille36

Thank you very much, this is very helpful and...

Thank you very much, this is very helpful and informative.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-03-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By Yuille36

I would say that is a true statement, why else...

I would say that is a true statement, why else would fluid be coming out of the breather.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-31-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,499
Posted By Yuille36

I tend to use permatex, to lube up my pads. I've...

I tend to use permatex, to lube up my pads. I've installed new pads and rotors, and it's been over a year now with no squeaks or squeals.
I will admit that I also use carbon ceramic pads, and not...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-30-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By Yuille36

My rears are a 35 offset and the front are 32...

My rears are a 35 offset and the front are 32 offset
19x8.5 F and 19x9.5 R so a 10Ē rears wouldnít be an issue for a 285.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-30-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By Yuille36

Looking at my car, which currently has a...

Looking at my car, which currently has a 275/35-19 Continental Extreme Contact DWS06. And I would say with absolute certainty that a 285 would definitely fit, given the wheel has the right offset. ...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-30-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,499
Posted By Yuille36

I honestly never heard of the rear brakes...

I honestly never heard of the rear brakes squeaking, but it's possible. I would removed the pads, ensure that everything is lubed correctly and reinstall. Ensure that you apply, brake quiet paste...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-30-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 697
Posted By Yuille36

And the other thing is, that it will require that...

And the other thing is, that it will require that you plant both feet of the brake pedal and apply as much brake pressure as possible to stop. Not a good feeling when a stop light is approaching.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-30-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,155
Posted By Yuille36

I can attest to this fact, as I never hear the...

I can attest to this fact, as I never hear the air compressor when my car is raising. I will say this, my car has squatted from day one after several days of sitting. But will raise back up to ride...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-29-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,550
Posted By Yuille36

I have put maybe 3000 - 3500 miles on these...

I have put maybe 3000 - 3500 miles on these wheels from new, and my car is a daily driver. I'm in Northern Virginia, and yes we see snow and the potholes that it leaves behind. I have personally...
05-29-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,308
Posted By Yuille36

Save your money and look for something else. ...

Save your money and look for something else. It's just not worth the headaches, of getting a modded car with issues. :y
05-29-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By Yuille36

Also try www.RockAuto.com or www.AutohausAZ.com...

Also try www.RockAuto.com or www.AutohausAZ.com even www.ebay.com :D
Forum: W211 AMG
05-29-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,550
Posted By Yuille36

Yes....Sir :wootrock:

Yes....Sir :wootrock:
Forum: W211 AMG
05-28-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,550
Posted By Yuille36

Have you looked at Vibe Motorsports. I bought a...

Have you looked at Vibe Motorsports. I bought a set of Vertini RF1.3 wheels from them last, and couldn't be happier.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-26-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,062
Posted By Yuille36

The stock 07 E63 brake system holds 0.63 liter,...

The stock 07 E63 brake system holds 0.63 liter, so a 1 liter can of brake fluid should be sufficient. I bought 2 cans and didnít need the second can, but will save it for the next time since it is...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
05-23-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,766
Posted By Yuille36

I know for a fact that the leather seats in my...

I know for a fact that the leather seats in my 2010 C63 were in fact Napa Leather. And I can say with some certainty that if Mercedes says that their seats are leather in any of the C63 or C63s their...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Yuille36

Typically about 1/2 quart out of both the front...

Typically about 1/2 quart out of both the front and side oil coolers. That is why it's good to drain both.
You will never get 100% of the old oil out, but you can get about 98% +/- out. :y
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

I also make the installer torque my lug bolts...

I also make the installer torque my lug bolts with a torque wrench, as a impact wrench can crack a wheel due to the immense pressure it applies when tightening.
And most often torques the lug bolts...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

The best things about the Continental Extreme...

The best things about the Continental Extreme Contact DWS06, is that their wear rating is 560, which means they last 5.6 times as long as the normal tire. So you get a lot of life out of them.
As...
05-22-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 28,957
Posted By Yuille36

Also brake fluid will strip the finish off your...

Also brake fluid will strip the finish off your paint in a heart beat.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

I run Continental Extreme Contact...

I run Continental Extreme Contact...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

Hindsight being 20/20, I've always bought my...

Hindsight being 20/20, I've always bought my tires from either Tire Rack our Discount Tire Direct, as they both have tire warranties for damages incurred for all sorts of issues. Luckily I never had...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

My apologies.... Is the shop that you bought your...

My apologies.... Is the shop that you bought your wheel and tires from going to compensate you or replace the damaged tires?
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

Haven't you ever checked your tire pressures? I...

Haven't you ever checked your tire pressures? I do this ritual almost monthly with my digital pressure gauge.
Just think that if your were traveling 70-75 mph, that could have gone terribly wrong...
05-22-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 28,957
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, I'm aware of that fact. As the second can...

Yes, I'm aware of that fact. As the second can was unopened. :D
05-22-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 28,957
Posted By Yuille36

Basically, your entire brake system holds about...

Basically, your entire brake system holds about 0.63L so a 1 liter can should be sufficient for flushing and then topping off the system.
I purchased two cans, which was way more then I need. But...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By Yuille36

The issue that I see, is that the center hub and...

The issue that I see, is that the center hub and bolt pattern, offset will be different, so the rotors won't mount or fit.
And if you were able to get them installed, you would need a new set of...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

I absolutely love the M156, so much I've had...

I absolutely love the M156, so much I've had three AMG's with this engine. Besides leaky valve covers, no major engine issues, all were great engines.
I'm taking my car in tomorrow to replace a...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 968
Posted By Yuille36

So your saying that the E55 doesn't have an oil...

So your saying that the E55 doesn't have an oil temp sensor? Can your oil temp be read from the cluster, like in the E63?
I find that odd, as the E63 does in fact have an oil temp sensor, I just...
05-21-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 28,957
Posted By Yuille36

I flush my brake calipers every two years...

I flush my brake calipers every two years regarding of the mileage, but I anal about these things.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-21-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

I personally would love to see a modern AMG trans...

I personally would love to see a modern AMG trans bolt up to a M113K :y I also would love to have the blipping throttle feature in my E63, that was standard in the C63, that I used to own. :bow:
Forum: W211 AMG
05-21-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By Yuille36

I had a weird feeling that something was loose in...

I had a weird feeling that something was loose in the rear end on my 07 E63. Especially when going over highway bumps. Well I had the rear sub frame bushings checked, and my feelings were correct....
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

I would have liked to see a twin turbo setup for...

I would have liked to see a twin turbo setup for the E63, but packaging would be an issue.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

Okay, understood.

Okay, understood.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

Okay, the E55 makes more torque, but the E63...

Okay, the E55 makes more torque, but the E63 makes more HP. They both have almost the same 0-60 times. I think the E63 might have a higher top end due to the 7 speed transmission.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

Okay enough....If you comparing apples to apples,...

Okay enough....If you comparing apples to apples, then throw a Weistec Supercharger onto the M156, and make the comparison. As it hard to compare a supercharged versus a NA.
There have been some...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By Yuille36

The original poster has a Selenite Grey E63S...

The original poster has a Selenite Grey E63S which is a W213. This is my Black 2007 E63 which is a W211. There is a big difference between the two.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-20-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

Yeah why not post a few new ones. :y

Yeah why not post a few new ones. :y
Forum: W211 AMG
05-17-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

I've never heard of the 722.9 being used in...

I've never heard of the 722.9 being used in conjunction with the M113 on the W211 chassis.
The 722.9 was used in just about every platform after 2007, when the transmission was introduced.
It is...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-17-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By Yuille36

There definitely should be a noticeable...

There definitely should be a noticeable difference, that you can feel from the seat of your pants. I can feel the difference especially going over bumps.
Does your suspension rise, to clear speed...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-17-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 811
Posted By Yuille36

I have never heard of Total Motor Oil. But like...

I have never heard of Total Motor Oil. But like Jake528 and tw2 have mentioned, sometimes the big oil manufacturer will re-brand their oil for another distributor or market. But if it meets 229.5...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-17-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 597
Posted By Yuille36

Looks like it might be connections for a power...

Looks like it might be connections for a power amp of some kind????
Forum: W211 AMG
05-16-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By Yuille36

Give him some slack, he's a new owner and new to...

Give him some slack, he's a new owner and new to the forum.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-16-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By Yuille36

I know that feeling well, but you can ease into...

I know that feeling well, but you can ease into it. Roll on the throttle a little bit. :D
Forum: W211 AMG
05-16-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By Yuille36

Well, I think that you made the best choice. ...

Well, I think that you made the best choice. Sport seats are comfortable to an extent 1-2 hours. But not for those extended road trips.
It's best to be comfortable. My brother never liked to...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-16-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
Posted By Yuille36

Welcome to the AMG Family. Great color you...

Welcome to the AMG Family. Great color you choose. Did you get the sport seat or the comfort?
05-16-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,103
Posted By Yuille36

I have had these wheels on my 07 E63 for about a...

I have had these wheels on my 07 E63 for about a year now. And they still look good. I choose the Brushed Aluminum finish, specifically because if I any accident with a curb. As the wheel and the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-14-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Yuille36

Unfortunately there isn't a DIY fix it kit...

Unfortunately there isn't a DIY fix it kit available. The entire unit needs to be replaced with either a factory one, or a re-manufactured one from Arnott Industries.
And the factory recommended oil...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-14-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

I've owned three AMG's with the M156 engine, and...

I've owned three AMG's with the M156 engine, and I for one love it. The E55 is a beast, and I love that car as well. It's drive train is pretty bulletproof. Both cars have had it's issues, but the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-14-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,256
Posted By Yuille36

The E63 has the 722.9 (7 speed) transmission,...

The E63 has the 722.9 (7 speed) transmission, which is different from the E55 which has the 722.6 (5 Speed) transmission.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-14-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Yuille36

It's most likely valve seats or piston rings,...

It's most likely valve seats or piston rings, where the oil is getting passed and burning in the combustion chamber. And we see it as blue smoke.
The bottom line is somewhere it's burning light...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-13-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By Yuille36

You need a complete flush including the Torque...

You need a complete flush including the Torque Converter. I mean flush the whole dam thing. Because engine coolant will eventually deteriorate the clutch disks inside the transmission.
And cause...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-13-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,415
Posted By Yuille36

When I checked with the dealer, all of the door...

When I checked with the dealer, all of the door handles had different part numbers. That tells me, that they aren't swap-able from front to rear.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-13-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,415
Posted By Yuille36

Thank you

Thank you
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,082
Posted By Yuille36

I'm just being a smart ass. I truly hope that...

I'm just being a smart ass. I truly hope that you don't experience any issues.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,082
Posted By Yuille36

You might have just jinks yourself. Now you will...

You might have just jinks yourself. Now you will have a issue!
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,499
Posted By Yuille36

Since you did everything else, I don't know what...

Since you did everything else, I don't know what else to tell you. I know that carbon ceramics work great to reduce dust and noise, but lack that great initial bite, that you get from semi-metallic...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,499
Posted By Yuille36

Did you apply any brake quiet paste to the back...

Did you apply any brake quiet paste to the back of your pads? Also on the surfaces where the pads might make contact with the caliper?
For me, it's like surgery prep. I clean off any rust of the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,415
Posted By Yuille36

Well, I'm in need of the drivers side rear...

Well, I'm in need of the drivers side rear keyless go door handle, and I don't want to gamble. So I will just purchase the handle from Mercedes, that way I'll know that it work correctly the first...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Yuille36

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

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/480x640/img_2674_1452a553c9ad43a3913f2f853b7ad97ad8ddd6be.jpg

This is a OEM front bumper on my 2007 E63 AMG.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Yuille36

Yes absolutely, if they are factory and not some...

Yes absolutely, if they are factory and not some aftermarket crap from China or Taiwan.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By Yuille36

To be totally honest no one makes these carbon...

To be totally honest no one makes these carbon pieces except for the Chinese and Taiwanese. And I agree that the fitment isn't exactly on point.
But for the most part, they aren't bad. And for the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,415
Posted By Yuille36

I just called MB or Arlington VA, about my...

I just called MB or Arlington VA, about my drivers side rear door handle, and was quoted $363 for a painted one, or $337 for a un-painted one.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

You could have thrown a wheel weight, but I would...

You could have thrown a wheel weight, but I would definitely have the front wheels re-balanced.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Yuille36

Chest Rockwell is correct, the Silver is a...

Chest Rockwell is correct, the Silver is a 2007-2009 E63 AMG and the White is either a E350 or E500. But both are made for the W211 platform.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Yuille36

I'm pretty sure that it's a balance issue. Does...

I'm pretty sure that it's a balance issue. Does it happen when accelerating or braking?
05-03-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 662
Posted By Yuille36

There obviously has be be air in the lines...

There obviously has be be air in the lines somewhere, as he should have a solid pedal if all air was removed.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-01-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By Yuille36

You have to do a cost benefit analysis, is it...

You have to do a cost benefit analysis, is it cheaper to rebuild your transmission or buy a used one. Rebuilding it, you know that new parts are going in, and that it will be reliable. With a used...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-30-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,033
Posted By Yuille36

Now that video sounds like a loss exhaust.

Now that video sounds like a loss exhaust.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-30-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,033
Posted By Yuille36

It could be that you might have a bad flex...

It could be that you might have a bad flex couplers, the flex coupler is used to connect the transmission to the driveshaft, and the driveshaft to the rear differential. So your car has two of them....
04-29-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By Yuille36

The oil filler cap, is only supposed to be hand...

The oil filler cap, is only supposed to be hand tightened not torque on. After 12 years of owning AMG's never had a leaky oil filler cap. Just saying....
04-29-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 775
Posted By Yuille36

Definitely a complete transmission service to...

Definitely a complete transmission service to include filter.
Change Rear Differential Fluid, Brake Fluid, and Engine Coolant.
Check idler pulleys for play. Check Serpentine belt.
Change...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-27-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By Yuille36

Yea an this is a way to mitigate the dreaded head...

Yea an this is a way to mitigate the dreaded head bolt failure on E63, if you have the original ones. Since the headbolts are in the water jacket, having fresh coolant could in theory stop the...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-26-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By Yuille36

I will just say this, if one was to follow this...

I will just say this, if one was to follow this guidance to the letter, I could see the dealership making a killing off of them. My good friend of 15 years is a Certified AMG Technician and Shop...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-25-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,155
Posted By Yuille36

Contact Arnott, as they seem to be the leaders...

Contact Arnott, as they seem to be the leaders when it comes to Air Struts.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-25-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By Yuille36

Who is their right mind changes engine coolant...

Who is their right mind changes engine coolant every 15 years or 150,000 miles. That is like saying the car has lifetime fluids, and never needs changing.
For some brands, 15 years is the life of...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-25-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By Yuille36

Does your E55 have rain sensing wipers, with the...

Does your E55 have rain sensing wipers, with the photo sensor on the windshield? Although the E320 windshield will fit, it may not work with your rain sensing wipers. Just something to consider.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,062
Posted By Yuille36

As far as the pistons and rings go, I would...

As far as the pistons and rings go, I would definitely contact Brembo below, as they are the OEM supplier of our rotors and calipers.
I personally don't think that Mercedes would have these parts,...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,869
Posted By Yuille36

Someone is about to have a lot of fun this summer.

Someone is about to have a lot of fun this summer.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,055
Posted By Yuille36

I didn't know that the sensor could be...

I didn't know that the sensor could be re-calibrated.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 31,018
Posted By Yuille36

Where would the optimal spot to place the catch...

Where would the optimal spot to place the catch can on a 07-09 E63, so that the oil in the can, could be easily drained?
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By Yuille36

Look nothing lasts forever on any car, at some...

Look nothing lasts forever on any car, at some point things will either fail or break, thus requiring it to be replaced.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,062
Posted By Yuille36

Good call :y

Good call :y
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 904
Posted By Yuille36

I am not aware of that, I will need to do a...

I am not aware of that, I will need to do a little research.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By Yuille36

Have to get it out there :y I mean it's a good...

Have to get it out there :y I mean it's a good looking car.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, me too. But now I run Stop Tech, they have...

Yes, me too. But now I run Stop Tech, they have a Carbon Ceramic pad, that is awesome. Yes, you give up on that great initial bite, but gain dust free wheels. I think it's a good trade off. :y
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,062
Posted By Yuille36

Brake Fluid is hydroscopic meaning it absorbs...

Brake Fluid is hydroscopic meaning it absorbs moisture from the environment. If your brake fluid isn't flushed every two years, you could have collected moisture in your rear brake lines, or rear...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By Yuille36

I know......You have to protect that lip. ...

I know......You have to protect that lip.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3654_d2452cca05a5a0a93249f3ec4324c1144124b74c.jpg...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By Yuille36

Well, changing it could help diagnose the issue....

Well, changing it could help diagnose the issue. But your rear diff shouldn't be making noise unless it's really low on fluids.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 904
Posted By Yuille36

Typically only the drivers door handle goes bad,...

Typically only the drivers door handle goes bad, as that is the most used handle on the car. I need to get a drivers side rear passenger door handle, as mine will not lock or unlock when grabbing...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By Yuille36

Your rear diff fluid should be changed every 4...

Your rear diff fluid should be changed every 4 years, same as the tranny fluid, and engine coolant. If you feel vibration in the steering wheel, it could be a number of things including out of round...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Yuille36

Awesome right up

Awesome right up
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,062
Posted By Yuille36

This could be simply air in the rear calipers,...

This could be simply air in the rear calipers, brake lines or stuck caliper pistons. The rear pistons can be removed and maintenance performed on them, but you will require new piston o-rings.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,301
Views: 940,605
Posted By Yuille36

I really like these wheels, great choice you...

I really like these wheels, great choice you made. 🤙🏽
Forum: W211 AMG
04-18-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 549
Posted By Yuille36

Maybe chewing gum and duct tape :y

Maybe chewing gum and duct tape :y
Forum: W211 AMG
04-18-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By Yuille36

That is because it varies with each owner. There...

That is because it varies with each owner. There isn't a set years or miles that this suspension lasts. Some have had issues, some haven't. It's a crab shoot.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By Yuille36

Your better off finding something that closely...

Your better off finding something that closely resemble the AMG Font.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 549
Posted By Yuille36

Yeah your are right!

Yeah your are right!
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 549
Posted By Yuille36

Are you kidding me, there is nothing that can be...

Are you kidding me, there is nothing that can be done for this engine except to replace it. The bed plate and long block are damaged beyond repair, and it looks like the rods have damage as well....
Forum: W211 AMG
04-15-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By Yuille36

Also there are many being offered for sale on...

Also there are many being offered for sale on eBay. One of the best vendors for these is CarbonBest. I have purchased a Carbon Rear Diffuser and (2) Carbon Front Splitters, and Carbon Rear Trunk...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-13-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2,290
Views: 268,170
Posted By Yuille36

Found a poser just now

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/d8462c24_58aa_4085_ad2f_bf11d723235d_7810e7d92aa07d68d4cd41f33f0da9841c74954a.jpeg
A 2007-2009 W211 E350 AMG no less with a carbon...
04-12-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 753
Posted By Yuille36

As far as I know there is only one oil temp...

As far as I know there is only one oil temp sensor on the M156. My tech is a certified MB tech, so he would know this stuff. My temp no longer fluctuates, but does read higher than before.
04-11-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 21,199
Posted By Yuille36

If it happens once in awhile, then don't sweat...

If it happens once in awhile, then don't sweat it. Both if it's a daily occurrence then have it checked out.
04-11-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 676
Posted By Yuille36

That could have ended terribly, glad you caught...

That could have ended terribly, glad you caught that in time.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-11-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,741
Posted By Yuille36

Yeah, I agree... as it has caught me off guard...

Yeah, I agree... as it has caught me off guard numerous times. Scares the crap out of you. :eek:
Forum: W211 AMG
04-11-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,496
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, and these bolts can be replaced, not exactly...

Yes, and these bolts can be replaced, not exactly cheap I might add. But is saying that, there is nothing on the M156 that can't be fixed, if your willing to spend the $$$$
Forum: W211 AMG
04-10-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,741
Posted By Yuille36

The issue that I have from time to time, is that...

The issue that I have from time to time, is that when I open the sun shade, the rear shade gets suck.
And then while driving, if you hit a small bump, it snaps open startling you.
It's due to a...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-10-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,000
Posted By Yuille36

These rotors have a primer gray coating applied...

These rotors have a primer gray coating applied to them from the factory, same as OEM rotors. Overtime, they will start showing rust. It's better to buy some rustoleum spray paint from an autoparts...
04-10-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 37,551
Posted By Yuille36

Do to the longevity of these rotors durability,...

Do to the longevity of these rotors durability, these distributor are selling them cheaper to compete with other suppliers. There is nothing wrong with buying these rotors, just purchase them from a...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-07-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,051
Posted By Yuille36

Marco, The S65 oil cooler should be located...

Marco,

The S65 oil cooler should be located in the same exact spot as every other AMG of that era. If you lift the car up on a lift, and remove the front engine belly pan, you'll see the oil...
04-01-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By Yuille36

I can verify that, as I have these same exact...

I can verify that, as I have these same exact ones on my 07 E63.
https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3574_8a0f263f8766c953ed4afca449fab1b3899647ee.jpg...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-01-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By Yuille36

Honestly, these look like your standard OEM...

Honestly, these look like your standard OEM rotors. Keep in mind that Brembo is the OEM manufacturer for the calipers and rotors on all AMG's.
So these should work out just fine. I used Pagid...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-01-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 858
Posted By Yuille36

You are absolutely right, unfortunately no one...

You are absolutely right, unfortunately no one makes a retrofit kit to replace our bixenon headlamps, to bring into the new millennia :nix:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

AMG is morphing into providing a AMG for...

AMG is morphing into providing a AMG for everyone's preference. :nix:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By Yuille36

I have had excellent experiences with Safelite,...

I have had excellent experiences with Safelite, they've replaced several windshields for me over the years.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I checked out this Dragon Eye radar, I can see a...

I checked out this Dragon Eye radar, I can see a big hurt coming for all of us speeders. :mercy:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By Yuille36

http://i.imgur.com/WnOgM7l.jpg See titanium...

http://i.imgur.com/WnOgM7l.jpg

See titanium wheel lug bolts in action, this is why people don't use them. And if that didn't convince you, then maybe this will.
https://youtu.be/kyMDNzhfwn0
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By Yuille36

All I can say, is "Safelite Repair, Safelite...

All I can say, is "Safelite Repair, Safelite Replace" I can't go wrong with Safelite! :y
And they do OEM glass too.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I've been paying more attention to see if my...

I've been paying more attention to see if my Passport 9500ci goes off, due to the newer cars having motion and blind spot detectors.
And I would have to say no, no false alarms. Keep in mind, my...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

Dam........Not another AMG. Really how many AMG...

Dam........Not another AMG. Really how many AMG models do they have now?
Forum: W211 AMG
03-25-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,407
Posted By Yuille36

Unbolting definitely frees up room to get your...

Unbolting definitely frees up room to get your hands in there. I along with my mechanic replace mine last year.
03-23-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,195
Posted By Yuille36

We just removed the serpentine belt and unbolted...

We just removed the serpentine belt and unbolted the AC compressor to gain clearance.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,000
Posted By Yuille36

If the car is too low, trust me it will warn you....

If the car is too low, trust me it will warn you. I believe that you just might have a bad valve somewhere, thereby causing air to leak out. But having it diagnose will definitely tell you where the...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, I know that these installed systems aren't...

Yes, I know that these installed systems aren't cheap. I paid like $500 many moons ago to have mine installed, but since I purchased it from them, they gave me a discount on the installation.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Yuille36

I bought them from Vibe Motorsports in Cali....

I bought them from Vibe Motorsports in Cali. Talked to Jake Linares (800) 814-8423...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,000
Posted By Yuille36

I had my car lowered via Star, so it sits lower...

I had my car lowered via Star, so it sits lower than factory anyway, but this is after a long weekend it sits like that.
But as my daily, the ride height stays the same as when I parked it. It...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

The M156 gets a lot of criticism for headbolts,...

The M156 gets a lot of criticism for headbolts, cams, lifters but these things can be fixed. Sure it will cost you money.
But other then that this is a great engine, the last of a dying breed....
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Yuille36

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

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/480x640/img_3101_236c8207d50081d55272ef747c4e081ee7974099.jpg...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Yuille36

I have the Vertini RF 1.3 in brushed Aluminum...

I have the Vertini RF 1.3 in brushed Aluminum finish on my 07 E63. Fitment if spot on, I absolutely love them, so much I bought an extra front and rear wheels as spares, for the inevitable and...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,000
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, your car also has rear shock absorbers,...

Yes, your car also has rear shock absorbers, which dampen out the osolation in the air suspension. Also if your car is left in comfort mode, it will settle some.
This is what my car looks, after...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-21-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

The correct layout should be the name ML63 then...

The correct layout should be the name ML63 then AMG, I believe that AMG knows these new cars aren't the real McCoy, so they opted for AMG first then the name GLE43/53. :beat:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-21-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

What is the future direction of Mercedes-AMG. We...

What is the future direction of Mercedes-AMG. We will see cars powered by a turbo charged I-4, powering a MGU-K, with electric traction motors at the front wheels, and a electric motor built into the...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-21-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Yuille36

What we need to do is stop calling these 43 and...

What we need to do is stop calling these 43 and 53 AMG's, because there purely not in the sense of the word. Their just enhanced by AMG.
If you walk like a duck, quack like a duck, then your a duck...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-21-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

We all know that the "One Man, One Engine"...

We all know that the "One Man, One Engine" principle has been and will always be what differentiates what a true AMG is.
Now AMG will tell you that the 35/43/53 are true AMG's but for us purest, we...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

I checked numerous AMG's when I was at the...

I checked numerous AMG's when I was at the dealership, and none of the exhaust are connected. You just have the exhaust that come from the mufflers, and then the decorative square welded on, crimped...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

When you pay for a performance exhaust, the tips...

When you pay for a performance exhaust, the tips shouldn't be fake period.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

With 603 hp and 627 lbs/ft it better not be slow....

With 603 hp and 627 lbs/ft it better not be slow. :D Hell my E63 isn't a slouch and it has far less :mercy:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I don't have to worry about the AMG, as it's...

I don't have to worry about the AMG, as it's radar is undetectable but the X5 isn't, so I mainly use it when going out of state. :zoom:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Truth be told, I have the 9500IX in my X5, and my...

Truth be told, I have the 9500IX in my X5, and my girlfriend uses that as her daily.
I drive my E63, and my commute is 10 miles, so most often I don't even turn on my detector.
But today on my way...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

That is because I snagged it directly from their...

That is because I snagged it directly from their website. :D Honestly, my 9500ci doesn't go off due to these new vehicles. Maybe because it's a older unit. :nix:

I also have the 9500IX, and now...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By Yuille36

I had the same issue occur last year, and it was...

I had the same issue occur last year, and it was the seals around the rear tail lights that solved my water in trunk issue.
If you have water in your trunk, consider the age of your car, and it's...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By Yuille36

Oh to the contrary. While the E500 and E550 had...

Oh to the contrary. While the E500 and E550 had the standard Mercedes Airmatic DC (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airmatic_DC) suspension with adaptive damping...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

Don't get me started on the fake exhaust tips, I...

Don't get me started on the fake exhaust tips, I looked at a red GT63, beautiful car looks just like a Porsche Panamera. Anyway, I was surprised to find that the exhaust tips are purely cosmetic....
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Even though my 9500ci detector is old compared to...

Even though my 9500ci detector is old compared to today's standards, it is still relevant. As my unit was the predecessor of the current unit.
I will admit this detector wasn't cheap, not in the...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Thatís sound great, see you then.

Thatís sound great, see you then.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

I hear yah...I do a lot of maintenance myself, so...

I hear yah...I do a lot of maintenance myself, so ownership costs are lower, as compared to taken it to the stealership. These new AMGs require Star Diagnostics to figure out the issue, and most...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

If I was going to have it installed like my...

If I was going to have it installed like my 9500ci, then I would go with the Passport Max CI 360, but if a portable radar is more your preference then either the Unident R7 or the Escort Redline EX...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

I just had my car detailed for spring, but we are...

I just had my car detailed for spring, but we are like minded I absolutely love the W211. The W213 is starting to grow on me.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

Yeah......the C Class looks like smaller E Class,...

Yeah......the C Class looks like smaller E Class, the E Class looks like a smaller S Class. And the CLA, GLA, GLC, GLE, don't like any of those vehicles.
I actually drove a GLC 300 loaner...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,632
Posted By Yuille36

Has AMG lost it luster......

I was at MB of Arlington, yesterday to have my 07 E63 fully detailed. They have a guy that works miracles with 12 yr. old paint. Anyway, I had many hours to kill, so I walked around the dealership...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By Yuille36

I'm going to check into this, as I'm starting to...

I'm going to check into this, as I'm starting to have lagging engagements from 1-2 when accelerating. And 3-2 hard engagements when downshifting.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By Yuille36

Please describe this rough ride in more detail....

Please describe this rough ride in more detail. I've owned (3) W211's, (2) E63 and a E350. And to me, my E63 rides way smoother then my E350, due to its air suspension.
I think maybe you have some...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I live in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and I...

I live in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and I occasionally speed. Back in 2010, I got caught doing 97 in a 55. I was facing a suspended license for a year, $2500 fine and 7 days in jail. Virginia...
03-13-2019, 02:20 PM
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Views: 2,182
Posted By Yuille36

I have used dry filters for years, I see no...

I have used dry filters for years, I see no benefit in having a wet filter like K&N for example.
The only benefit, is that you can reuse the wet filter over and over again versus dry.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By Yuille36

I have owned (3) MB with the W211 chassis, and...

I have owned (3) MB with the W211 chassis, and rust have never been an issue, not even in winter.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,585
Posted By Yuille36

It is most likely your rear subframe bushings are...

It is most likely your rear subframe bushings are worn out. I had this issue years ago, but covered under warranty. :y
The entire rear subframe had to come out, including exhaust, drive shaft and...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,741
Posted By Yuille36

I'm starting to see that when I open the...

I'm starting to see that when I open the sunshade, sometimes the rear shade sticks. Then you hear a bang, when it finally releases. And it shocks you, because you thought that it was fully open,...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

You could end up with two tickets, one for...

You could end up with two tickets, one for speeding and one for the illegal radar detector.
Conceivably $240 in tickets, depending how fast your were traveling. :slap:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-12-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,002
Posted By Yuille36

I had wore out subframe bushings on my old E63,...

I had wore out subframe bushings on my old E63, that caused the rear end to move around at highway speeds while going over bumps on the road.
after examination the bolts were fine, just the bushings...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-12-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,757
Posted By Yuille36

For those interested in purchasing these items. ...

For those interested in purchasing these items.
My CF Engine Cover...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-12-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,757
Posted By Yuille36

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

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/480x640/img_2527_e7842578aacbbbd1f1b6495ca86dd2cdea255626.jpg...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-12-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 987
Posted By Yuille36

Then maybe not so much :D

Then maybe not so much :D
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 972
Posted By Yuille36

I would estimate that the price would be around...

I would estimate that the price would be around $1500, but I'm being conservative.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 972
Posted By Yuille36

:y

:y
03-11-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 628
Posted By Yuille36

AMG rotors have a minimal thickness stamped on...

AMG rotors have a minimal thickness stamped on the rotors, unless your rotors have deep gouges and below their minimum thickness, I would just give them a good cleaning and change the pads.
But...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 972
Posted By Yuille36

I wouldn't take it to the dealership at this...

I wouldn't take it to the dealership at this moment. Explore some independent shop first, for an estimate. I know that my shop can do the job, they would most likely remove the core support, drain...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, I seen that. :D

Yes, I seen that. :D
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By Yuille36

I just now seen this thread. The W211 did come...

I just now seen this thread. The W211 did come with it's form of DRL.
You can turn this functions off/on by using the functions key on the steering wheel to manipulate the settings inside the...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-11-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

It is illegal in Virginia to operate a vehicle...

It is illegal in Virginia to operate a vehicle that is equipped with any type of device, passive or active, used to detect any mechanism employed by police officers to measure the speed of vehicles...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-08-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Wow all that. I just rely on my passport 9500ci...

Wow all that. I just rely on my passport 9500ci to notify me ahead of time. In fact, I was using it on my way to work this morning and it saved a few false alarm location to memory.
The big thing...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-08-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 25,843
Posted By Yuille36

What is the pricing of a set for a W211 E63...

What is the pricing of a set for a W211 E63 shipped to 22003?
Forum: W211 AMG
03-08-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I wish that, I would have placed the display in...

I wish that, I would have placed the display in my rear view mirror. My display is recessed into the ashtray/cigarette lighter compartment along with my digital processor for my sub box.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-07-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, I've been to his channel many times in the...

Yes, I've been to his channel many times in the past. Thanks
Forum: W211 AMG
03-07-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

I updated of my detectors a few weeks ago, and I...

I updated of my detectors a few weeks ago, and I will have to re-subscribe to the database for the 9500ci in my AMG, as it expires this year.
I really don't get a chance to use it much in my daily...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,246
Posted By Yuille36

What radar detector do you use?

I have an Escort Passport 9500ci installed in my 07 E63, and a passport 9500ix in the BMW X5. Both are great radars, the 9500ci is old, as Escort has a newer model out. But the technology is similar...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,757
Posted By Yuille36

I thought the new term is "*****in"

I thought the new term is "*****in"
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 338
Posted By Yuille36

The only issue with an eraser wheel, is that you...

The only issue with an eraser wheel, is that you have to keep it moving. You can't stay in one place for too long, as the eraser generates heat and could burn thru your clear coat, if you stay in...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 338
Posted By Yuille36

I thought about the rubber eraser wheel to remove...

I thought about the rubber eraser wheel to remove that hard adhesive residue. But failed to mention it in the thread. :smash:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By Yuille36

Yes, it is okay to run these smaller tires. The...

Yes, it is okay to run these smaller tires. The tires are just a little narrower as compared to the rim. But you will be fine. :D
Forum: W211 AMG
03-06-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 796
Posted By Yuille36

Those 2 piece wheels look nice on your E55, I...

Those 2 piece wheels look nice on your E55, I wouldn't change a thing about them.
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