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Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,733
Posted By Yacht Master

The upper and lower keys on left are for W210 ...

The upper and lower keys on left are for W210
The upper and lower Keys on right are for W211

Upper right is orginal
Lower right is replacement "chrome Key"
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Yacht Master

To change engine temp you must change the...

To change engine temp you must change the thermostat, at one time member PTE made the 180* F thermostat.
Many members here that had SC insulators (thick inlet gaskets) split IC cooler, 180...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-31-2016, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 560
Posted By Yacht Master

LOL, The dealerships are for new car purchase and...

LOL, The dealerships are for new car purchase and warranty work, after that you should avoid them like the plague. The $300 that you spend at a Mercedes dealership, is a detail you would pay $100 for...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-30-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,531
Posted By Yacht Master

+100 Any oil in induction tract leaves...

+100

Any oil in induction tract leaves stickie coating on supercharger rotors and housing not to mention the small passages in the heat exchanger. It really is best to go with a dry paper element.
Forum: W211 AMG
01-23-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,723
Posted By Yacht Master

Mitch, Any update?

Mitch,

Any update?
Forum: W211 AMG
01-03-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,492
Posted By Yacht Master

Doug you need to click on the link HeissRod...

Doug you need to click on the link HeissRod provided and read a bit. As far as the price, it is best to contact tuner directly.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-26-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,036
Posted By Yacht Master

Yes, you can do it in place with out removing the...

Yes, you can do it in place with out removing the pan. You will lose some ATF half cup (I use Shell 134) it is light red.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-24-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,036
Posted By Yacht Master

At 140K and getting trans codes, it is not hard...

At 140K and getting trans codes, it is not hard to believe the clutches are worn out.
There are 100's of stories of failed 722.6xx transmissions after "Power Flush" transmission services at Mercedes...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-24-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,095
Posted By Yacht Master

PSS

PSS
Forum: W211 AMG
11-07-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,701
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 Do a search here for E55's that have had...

+1
Do a search here for E55's that have had anything to do with Weistec.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-05-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 682
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 CLS has the has the updated rack. It makes...

+1 CLS has the has the updated rack.
It makes little difference, you can get much greater steering improvements as out lined in this post.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-20-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,552
Posted By Yacht Master

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/503140-pic-ali...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/503140-pic-alignment-printout-need-help-solve-rear-end-squirminess.html

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/216203-squirming-rear-end.html
Forum: W211 AMG
10-15-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,070
Posted By Yacht Master

Oh I see, that is a WIFI hot spot that plugs in...

Oh I see, that is a WIFI hot spot that plugs in to your OBDII port.
I thought you were data logging or running Dash Command or log works.
Let us know how it works and how much the plan is.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-14-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,070
Posted By Yacht Master

yes they draw 750 to 2000 Mamp, they don't turn...

yes they draw 750 to 2000 Mamp, they don't turn off with the car/key.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-12-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Yacht Master

+1000 Even Members here, ...

+1000

Even Members here,

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/344080-bad-outcome-bluemax.html
Forum: W211 AMG
10-11-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 406
Posted By Yacht Master

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/282772-i-know-...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/282772-i-know-there-s-lot-concern-over-failed-airmatic-components-there-any.html
Forum: W211 AMG
10-08-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,710
Posted By Yacht Master

That's it. ATK here is a vid of a stock E55 most...

That's it. ATK here is a vid of a stock E55 most on street tires will spin to 70 mph.

2004 Mercedes Benz E55 AMG 0-160MPH-0 Run in 1 mile on a CLOSED ROAD World Record? - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
10-07-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By Yacht Master

First go back in this thread and click on the PDF...

First go back in this thread and click on the PDF link I posted, many of your questions will be answered.

There is an up dated air line and as long as you have it out it would be a good idea to do...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-07-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,702
Posted By Yacht Master

I would think you are on the right track. CPS...

I would think you are on the right track. CPS good first move. Then the fuel pump relay, and check the plug. It may be a good idea to check the fuel pressure at the fuel rail to help trouble shoot...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-06-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 35,594
Posted By Yacht Master

LOL, Saturday April 16th I will need to drown my...

LOL, Saturday April 16th I will need to drown my sorrow after making my tax payment...how does that sound????
Forum: W211 AMG
10-06-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,758
Posted By Yacht Master

This sounds like a possible Darwin award.

This sounds like a possible Darwin award.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-05-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By Yacht Master

Ok Fixed 317222

Ok Fixed

317222
Forum: W211 AMG
10-05-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,710
Posted By Yacht Master

So your yellow triangle should flash like crazy...

So your yellow triangle should flash like crazy to 70 MPH now.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-30-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 869
Posted By Yacht Master

First choice, private seller Second choice,...

First choice, private seller
Second choice, Mercedes Dealership
Third choice, the devil.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 35,594
Posted By Yacht Master

OK, sounds great! Jäger Bombs @ Hooters, but this...

OK, sounds great! Jäger Bombs @ Hooters, but this time no pictures :eek:
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,710
Posted By Yacht Master

SC off feels like a V6, If you have high inlet...

SC off feels like a V6, If you have high inlet air temps the ECU pulls timing and if they get too high the SC gets shut off. You might want to check the Intercooler pump it is a known problem on...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,710
Posted By Yacht Master

Still should check fuel pressure. TPS, there is...

Still should check fuel pressure.
TPS, there is a good thread here on the topic of Throttle Position Sensor, I just cant find it right now.
You could try the ECU reset and or disconnect battery...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 35,594
Posted By Yacht Master

WOW, how did I miss this? Glad you are OK...

WOW, how did I miss this? Glad you are OK Elliott. Oh looking for a cold day at PBIR:y
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,710
Posted By Yacht Master

Yellow triangle indicates wheel spin. I am not...

Yellow triangle indicates wheel spin. I am not sure of your description "stall or Jerk". Are you talking about the 1800 RPM supercharger engagement, it is more pronounced the more aggressive you are...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-26-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 36,712
Posted By Yacht Master

38 psi front 42 psi rear 93 octane Shell Flat...

38 psi front 42 psi rear
93 octane Shell
Flat land 90* OAT


https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-image_3f13b270450a121d6b77e1f7f0fab0c851976410.jpg
Forum: W211 AMG
09-23-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 661
Posted By Yacht Master

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/231080-how-tel...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/231080-how-tell-if-amg.html
Forum: W211 AMG
09-23-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,279
Posted By Yacht Master

Some spend there time working with the best...

Some spend there time working with the best materials.

http://www.benzworld.org/forums/w210-e-class/1488976-headliner-replacement-alcatera-roof-rattle-fix.html
Forum: W211 AMG
07-22-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,256
Posted By Yacht Master

Number of owners, miles, history and condition...

Number of owners, miles, history and condition all play a part.
There are buyers out there you only need one.
I think the low mile E55 prices are trending up, $25K is realistic.
In 2003-4 the...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-22-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,401
Posted By Yacht Master

I am astounded! Top Gear - The awesome sound...

I am astounded!

Top Gear - The awesome sound of the 739 horsepower SLS AMG Electric Drive - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
07-22-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 724
Posted By Yacht Master

No codes?

No codes?
Forum: W211 AMG
07-21-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 987
Posted By Yacht Master

PTE is the one. ...

PTE is the one.



https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/256920-best-supercharger-cams.html



https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/172553-55-heads-project.html
Forum: W211 AMG
07-21-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Yacht Master

Did you follow my DIY and let the air out of the...

Did you follow my DIY and let the air out of the strut?


https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/282772-i-know-there-s-lot-concern-over-failed-airmatic-components-there-any.html#post3353148
Forum: W211 AMG
07-21-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Yacht Master

If you have the AMG OEM strut you will not need...

If you have the AMG OEM strut you will not need to remove the balljoint, if you have an Arnott then you have to remove / split balljoint, the Arnott struts are longer than the AMG struts.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-20-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,284
Posted By Yacht Master

I get 23.7 MPG @ 61 mph. More, ...

I get 23.7 MPG @ 61 mph.

More,

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/561553-cross-country-cruising.html#post6211631
Forum: W211 AMG
07-18-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,662
Posted By Yacht Master

Looks like paper, should only use fleece! ...

Looks like paper, should only use fleece!


313201
Forum: W211 AMG
07-16-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By Yacht Master

Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: W211 AMG
07-15-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,743
Posted By Yacht Master

First pic looks to have 2 ghosts from street...

First pic looks to have 2 ghosts from street lamps to the left in front of car, most likely caused by a UV filter.
But for the rest, excellent photography pro grade and the lighting is well done.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-13-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,317
Posted By Yacht Master

What about a group buy on this one, MBH is outa...

What about a group buy on this one, MBH is outa business now, lets find who made this one.

price them all out, for a group buy!!
...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-13-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 937
Posted By Yacht Master

Alt is junk @13.3V. and just replace your...

Alt is junk @13.3V. and just replace your batteries if they are older than 3 yrs.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-11-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By Yacht Master

If your system is split then the leak must be...

If your system is split then the leak must be coming from the engine side. The sensor for coolant is in the header tank.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-11-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By Yacht Master

Do this backwards, ...

Do this backwards,

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/265755-diy-i-pod-install.html

Or switch out the wires on the back of the head unit (plug the AUX back in)
or just buy an old Ipod load it...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-11-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 AUX is 3.5mm stereo plug Ipod is 30 pin...

+1
AUX is 3.5mm stereo plug
Ipod is 30 pin (old skool ipod)
If the car has the 30 pin then the AUX in glove compartment will have been disconnected.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-06-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,440
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 do compression test. FWIW valve seals...

+1 do compression test.

FWIW valve seals tend to leak in natural aspirated engines because the induction side is under vacuum and draws oil in to induction system.
Conversely, very hard for oil...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-03-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,363
Posted By Yacht Master

Get a fuel pressure reading off the fuel rail. ...

Get a fuel pressure reading off the fuel rail.
You have no less than 1000 posts to search through here concerning fuel pumps.

The description of your problem is 100% classic CPS, I would change...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-01-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,935
Posted By Yacht Master

Floridians are just Cool :cool:

Floridians are just Cool :cool:
Forum: W211 AMG
06-30-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By Yacht Master

FYI NEW OEM Mercedes strut is $1200 a...

FYI NEW OEM Mercedes strut is $1200 a reconditioned Arnott is less than $500 with life time warranty. Arnott ships fast.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-30-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By Yacht Master

Send a PM to, ...

Send a PM to,

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/589168-2004-e55-part-out-florida.html

see if he has one.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-30-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By Yacht Master

It is up to you new AirMatic $350-$500 coil over...

It is up to you new AirMatic $350-$500 coil over $1700-$2200

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/282772-i-know-there-s-lot-concern-over-failed-airmatic-components-there-any.html
Forum: W211 AMG
06-30-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,463
Posted By Yacht Master

That TVS2300 and or Weistec installed costs more...

That TVS2300 and or Weistec installed costs more than an E55 :smash:

FWIW
...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-28-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,463
Posted By Yacht Master

The M113 Kompressor with 420 ft lbs @ 1800 RPM is...

The M113 Kompressor with 420 ft lbs @ 1800 RPM is a tough act to follow.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-28-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 49,169
Posted By Yacht Master

Stock is nonmagnetic, and your W210 M113 E55 can...

Stock is nonmagnetic, and your W210 M113 E55 can have the oil vacuumed out. It only has one sump.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-28-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,986
Posted By Yacht Master

The E55's have AirMatic DC "dual chamber" on the...

The E55's have AirMatic DC "dual chamber" on the pneumatic side. On the hydraulic side the 3 settings are much more aggressive than what the E500 (standard AirMatic) has.
The controller is different...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-27-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,864
Posted By Yacht Master

Do you have a trans dip stick? I would call...

Do you have a trans dip stick?

I would call ECS.

Or find an M113 ML dipstick.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-27-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,986
Posted By Yacht Master

E500 airmatic is not the same as E55, E55's have...

E500 airmatic is not the same as E55, E55's have a yellow AMG sticker on them.

Scroll to post 3
...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-26-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,864
Posted By Yacht Master

Update it is 168mm

Update it is 168mm
Forum: W211 AMG
06-25-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By Yacht Master

500 HP creates a little heat.

500 HP creates a little heat.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-25-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,149
Posted By Yacht Master

That rice is cooked.

That rice is cooked.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-24-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By Yacht Master

You can also "switch" the cig lighter's fuse to...

You can also "switch" the cig lighter's fuse to "switched with key" or "always on"
Forum: W211 AMG
06-23-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By Yacht Master

$3.5-5K per year, tires account for about half...

$3.5-5K per year, tires account for about half the expense (Pilot SS)
An 08 with 60k miles is no garage queen, get a PPI and MB service history there are issues with valve train and head bolts on...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-23-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 700-1100 a day no problem comfort and very...

+1 700-1100 a day no problem comfort and very little fatigue.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-23-2015, 02:37 PM
Forum: W211 AMG
06-22-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By Yacht Master

Just the usual Fluid levels, coolant being the...

Just the usual Fluid levels, coolant being the most important, it can leak in to the engine with no tell tale sign, other than an empty header tank. Look under car for any other leaks.
Make sure the...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-21-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 581
Posted By Yacht Master

Your not the first, there are a few threads here...

Your not the first, there are a few threads here that explain repairs.

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/497889-rear-sub-frame-bolt-s-not-big-deal.html
Forum: W211 AMG
06-19-2015, 08:14 PM
Forum: W211 AMG
06-19-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 768
Posted By Yacht Master

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/576724-going-a...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/576724-going-airmatic-problem.html#post6351156
Forum: W211 AMG
06-18-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,634
Posted By Yacht Master

I have an 04 E55 and my TPMS is acting up. I plan...

I have an 04 E55 and my TPMS is acting up. I plan to get it tested but I wanted check with you to see if the 04 you have has the same TPMS module.
The TPMS module is located in the trunk left side...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-17-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,298
Posted By Yacht Master

Coilovers are for people that think our 4 door...

Coilovers are for people that think our 4 door cars are race cars or they have a need to dumb down the car for reliability (daily). We have yet to see a side by side AirMatic vs Coil Overs, just...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-10-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,837
Posted By Yacht Master

First check the wiring +,+ & -,- to make sure the...

First check the wiring +,+ & -,- to make sure the pump in not running backwards.
Are you saying after you bleed the air out, "later"you are finding more air?
Tell us what procedure you use to bleed...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-10-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 380
Posted By Yacht Master

I only know of two people that did a Euro...

I only know of two people that did a Euro Delivery and they had to drop the car back at Mercedes Benz factory to change out gas filler neck, headlights a few other odds and ends and reprogram car to...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-10-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,611
Posted By Yacht Master

So the battery warrning comes on, telling you...

So the battery warrning comes on, telling you that there is a problem with your battery (that is the 9 year old orginal battery) and you come here to ask what to do?

How long do you think a...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-08-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 741
Posted By Yacht Master

Brian, I would disconnect both batteries and...

Brian,

I would disconnect both batteries and bled off air to about a 24"-26" in the front (ground to top of wheel arch), and reconnect batteries.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-08-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,837
Posted By Yacht Master

^^^^^+1 Tell us how you bled the air out of...

^^^^^+1

Tell us how you bled the air out of the IC after you had the circuit open.

Oh and refresh us on the "wanna go fast" is that 1/2 mile or one mile WOT?
Forum: W211 AMG
06-08-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 741
Posted By Yacht Master

Sounds like your hight sensors have a problem.

Sounds like your hight sensors have a problem.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-07-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By Yacht Master

^^^^^^^^^This is the truth^^^^^^^^ That 5w40...

^^^^^^^^^This is the truth^^^^^^^^
That 5w40 switch happened years ago, same time as all the cam problems in the M156.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-06-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,334
Posted By Yacht Master

When you do the install, you may want to split...

When you do the install, you may want to split the system as long as you have it open, only requires some hose and small tank.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-04-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,906
Posted By Yacht Master

118 best guess

118 best guess
Forum: W211 AMG
06-02-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 487
Posted By Yacht Master

You do know these cars have electric brakes,...

You do know these cars have electric brakes, right?

Here is a good read for you,

310857
Forum: W211 AMG
06-02-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,334
Posted By Yacht Master

What happens is, as the IAT goes up the ECU pulls...

What happens is, as the IAT goes up the ECU pulls timing = power loss.
Now when the IAT gets too hot (heat soaked) then the SC comes off line and your E55 turns in to a 4 cylinder Camry, and you...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-02-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 487
Posted By Yacht Master

You can program the dynamic seats in the settings...

You can program the dynamic seats in the settings menu MFD.

+1 on the battery, low voltage kills, you are begging for electrical nightmares and endless module replacements. Way too many members...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-10-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By Yacht Master

"how will a vacuum get it out?" Trick to...

"how will a vacuum get it out?"

Trick to cleaning perforated leather car seats - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
05-09-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By Yacht Master

AutohausAZ is "A" OK! 100% trusted, customer...

AutohausAZ is "A" OK! 100% trusted, customer since 2006.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Yacht Master

I am not sure if the rear has 2 air bags per side...

I am not sure if the rear has 2 air bags per side like the front or not.
In comfort only one bag is pressurized in the front but in S1 & S2 both are pressurized. I know the arnotts for the rear...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Yacht Master

Sounds like you are closing in on the fault, one...

Sounds like you are closing in on the fault, one thing to remember is that the AirMatic compressor will have double duty keeping up with a leaking system. This causes the relay to melt from the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Yacht Master

If your AirMatic works in sport 1 (one lit bar)...

If your AirMatic works in sport 1 (one lit bar) but fails in Comfort mode (no lit bars) that would indicate hardware is ok and problem is in the electrical/control side. Or did I misunderstand your...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By Yacht Master

You don't need the Motive power bleeder if you...

You don't need the Motive power bleeder if you have STAR.

http://www.partsgeek.com/mmparts/brakes/mercedes/e55_amg.html

Replace all wear sensors.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Yacht Master

Sounds like a car that had a aftermarket...

Sounds like a car that had a aftermarket adjustable lowering modjule spliced in, then removed and wires not spliced back together very well, making for a bad connection. Back in the day that was the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,528
Posted By Yacht Master

Rockthemullet, that is some pretty work there,...

Rockthemullet, that is some pretty work there, are you going to do a limited production?
Forum: W211 AMG
05-03-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,092
Posted By Yacht Master

If you do and have trouble finding a...

If you do and have trouble finding a replacement, PM me, I have a pretty comprehensive source for metric bearings.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-30-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,092
Posted By Yacht Master

You might want to use 3in1 oil that way you could...

You might want to use 3in1 oil that way you could get (75,000X3) 225,000 miles out of that bearing.
I have seen posts of the high grade bearing for the clutch pack, and I am pretty sure the...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 the SC generates heat on it's own, so more air...

+1 the SC generates heat on it's own, so more air flow over and under + cooler IC water and the intake insulator blocks/gaskets are your best bet.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-28-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 988
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 SBC start-up cycle is no joke.

+1 SBC start-up cycle is no joke.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-27-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,148
Posted By Yacht Master

Wow, that's some well deserved record ETs &...

Wow, that's some well deserved record ETs & traps, Congratulations, knocking on 9's
Forum: W211 AMG
04-15-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 930
Posted By Yacht Master

Glad you like the run-outs. Thousands with 100K+...

Glad you like the run-outs. Thousands with 100K+ mile cars have that same opinion. For the most part they push the idea, high mile cars are ok.
These days we are seeing the extreme, run-outs with...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-11-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 518
Posted By Yacht Master

Thanks for posting, I like the faux 71 911 RS @...

Thanks for posting, I like the faux 71 911 RS @ $55K :)
Last month a 72 911S 27k miles 100 point cncs orig went for $365K in Cali.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-11-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,097
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 on the 0W-40 Truth is you may have...

+1 on the 0W-40

Truth is you may have broken piston lands, time for a compression test and or leak down test. The M113K should go 12,000 miles with less than quart of oil burn off.

Sorry to...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,987
Posted By Yacht Master

Oh, man what a price (time, shipping & rent car)...

Oh, man what a price (time, shipping & rent car) to pay for such an easy fix. Looks like that compressor has the updated hard plastic hose too. Agree I hope this helps someone in the future, seems a...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 423
Posted By Yacht Master

Not normal. You have a leak. Not that the...

Not normal. You have a leak.

Not that the SBC back up battery wouldn't fix this.:rolleyes:

I would start with the soapy water in spray bottle.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-08-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,987
Posted By Yacht Master

Well well well, that was covered in the link I...

Well well well, that was covered in the link I posted even has the part number in the vid:nix:
Forum: W211 AMG
04-07-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By Yacht Master

This is what I have been told (could be wrong)...

This is what I have been told (could be wrong) but I know my 04 works with Orotek 315
The 03-04 have high order, that display pressure. And use euro 315Mz
The 05-06 have low order, cheaper system....
Forum: W211 AMG
04-05-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,133
Posted By Yacht Master

I think you are referring to ABC, "active body...

I think you are referring to ABC, "active body control" that is in the S class not E class.

Avoid the garage queen? ya spend your money on a 130.000 mile run out sun baked parking lot dinged 8...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-04-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By Yacht Master

These members speak the truth, the factory air...

These members speak the truth, the factory air intake is not the bottle neck, and the air filter box is pretty clean.
The low hanging fruit is pulley + Tune, then cooling, then headers + retune,...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-04-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,987
Posted By Yacht Master

It does sound like the compressor is shot. There...

It does sound like the compressor is shot. There is a rebuild kit for the compressor and it is easy to do. Ill look for the link that has a youtube "how to" and that has enough in formation that you...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-03-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By Yacht Master

315MHz ...

315MHz

http://www.oewheelsllc.com/TPMS-Sensors_5/TPMS-Sensors-sets-for-Mercedes-Benz/TPMS-fits-Mercedes-Benz-E-Class-2003-Tire-Pressure-Sensors-SET_2#.VR8wkGeBGCg
Forum: W211 AMG
04-01-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,952
Posted By Yacht Master

Massive wet shot, :nx:

Massive wet shot, :nx:
Forum: W211 AMG
03-30-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By Yacht Master

144K miles, the sooner you rebuild the better.

144K miles, the sooner you rebuild the better.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By Yacht Master

Reset sunroof, hold switch in open position for 5...

Reset sunroof, hold switch in open position for 5 seconds after it is open, then hold switch in the closed position for 5 seconds after it is closed.
The control will relearn the open and closed...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,164
Posted By Yacht Master

There is more to it than a "hone" to recondition...

There is more to it than a "hone" to recondition a block/cylinders.
The most important part is to relive or expose the silicone.
The M113K can be rebuilt, reconditioned or have cylinder liners...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,164
Posted By Yacht Master

Not true Not true NO Not true

Not true

Not true

NO

Not true
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,216
Posted By Yacht Master

Very well done, makes me miss my 126c 500 euro, I...

Very well done, makes me miss my 126c 500 euro, I swear 500 mile trips were like nothing lowest fatigue of any car I ever owned.

I always thought this was a good combination,

600SEC C126 -...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-23-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By Yacht Master

Toad, he just starts a new thread for every...

Toad, he just starts a new thread for every question he has.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,002
Posted By Yacht Master

yep normal, I think it is the oil pump chain,...

yep normal, I think it is the oil pump chain, this engine is almost a dry sump, and has a large oil cooler and a larger and more complex oil pump than other M113s.
None of the NA M113 engines make...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-18-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 12,182
Posted By Yacht Master

Ok you missed the part about doing a search, that...

Ok you missed the part about doing a search, that would be the helpfull part.
At least 200 posts that comment your question.
This is nothing new, the 010 has been out for years.
Here is one you...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-17-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 12,182
Posted By Yacht Master

The search will net a vast amount of knowledge. ...

The search will net a vast amount of knowledge.

https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/301045-cm30-vs-oem-bosch-interesting-results.html
Forum: W211 AMG
03-17-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,810
Posted By Yacht Master

Poor guy with CL, has no idea what he is doing....

Poor guy with CL, has no idea what he is doing. In the end he will spend far more money trying to cobble together a blower motor than, it would cost him to sell his CL 500 and buy a CL 55 or a CL...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-17-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Yacht Master

Thanks!!!

Thanks!!!
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By Yacht Master

You mean F*

You mean F*
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By Yacht Master

Dyno mode is quicker and easier to turn off all...

Dyno mode is quicker and easier to turn off all the traction control and antilock brake safety features.

We can always use another donor car here.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-13-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By Yacht Master

Who changed the cluster? And what temp are you...

Who changed the cluster? And what temp are you talking about, engine or outside air temp?
I see 154F outside air temp and 90C engine temp.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-09-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By Yacht Master

3 parts, left side fender emblem "V8kompressor"...

3 parts,
left side fender emblem "V8kompressor"
right side fender emblem "V8kompressor"
Trunk lid right emblem "///AMG"
that's it. An EBay build out should take 8-9 minutes and less than $100.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-09-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By Yacht Master

The clutch has shims to set the gap for...

The clutch has shims to set the gap for disengagement, might want to check the gap.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-05-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,372
Posted By Yacht Master

For those that have little understanding of...

For those that have little understanding of AirMatic here is some info.
The attached PDF is for standard AirMatic the E55 got the "Airmatic DC".
I like that it can change ,
Ride Hight & speed...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-03-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,567
Posted By Yacht Master

Just a Sunday driver, with TT Underground...

Just a Sunday driver, with TT

Underground Racing 233.88 mph World Record Half Mile @ WannaGoFast Florida - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
03-03-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,328
Posted By Yacht Master

Do replace the relay. The compressor can be...

Do replace the relay. The compressor can be rebuilt pretty easily.

Wabco Air Suspension Compressor Piston Ring Seal Repair Fix Kit (Fits Audi Allroad + others) - YouTube

Then this is a must...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-03-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,567
Posted By Yacht Master

Lambo ...

Lambo

http://www.carsforsale.com/vehicle/details/4679783
Forum: W211 AMG
03-01-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Yacht Master

The electronic side of installing a M113K is more...

The electronic side of installing a M113K is more work (read nightmare) than, than the engine/trans swap and rear end change out.

So much better to go with small block chevy & 6 speed.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-28-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By Yacht Master

1.There is no "AC off code". 2. If your E55 is...

1.There is no "AC off code".
2. If your E55 is 2003 or 2004 you would have an EC button.
3. If you have an EC button it is basically an on off switch for the compressor, red light on button =...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-19-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,066
Posted By Yacht Master

OP you are in the wrong forum, this W211 AMG. A...

OP you are in the wrong forum, this W211 AMG.
A tape player would lead one to believe you have a W210 AMG.
Both 210 & 211 are E55's
Forum: W211 AMG
02-18-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By Yacht Master

1932's tech, not great then and even less...

1932's tech, not great then and even less impressive today.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-03-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 it's a speaker grill

+1 it's a speaker grill
Forum: W211 AMG
01-29-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,153
Posted By Yacht Master

True, at stock ride hight with OEM size tires....

True, at stock ride hight with OEM size tires. Negative camber is not hard to get loads of in a W211. Most people that are looking for better handling start off by lowering their car, then wider...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-29-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,153
Posted By Yacht Master

:naughty: I like your direction with the sway...

:naughty:
I like your direction with the sway bar, I think Delrin bushings and your "pivot relocation" will get results, with what I think is an already too heavy bar.
:y
Forum: W211 AMG
01-27-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,153
Posted By Yacht Master

THIS^^^^^ slot the upper ball joint (reduce...

THIS^^^^^ slot the upper ball joint (reduce caster) and your steering effort will be greatly reduced. You really dont need to jack the pressure of the PS pump.

More here,
...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-25-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,462
Posted By Yacht Master

Help you out here, the 2003-2006 E55 has SBC...

Help you out here, the 2003-2006 E55 has SBC (sensotronic brake control). I think you are thinking ABC (active body control) on the S & SL.

And to the OP (S_ager) there is a range, KBB, NADA...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-24-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,171
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 ^^^ Sugar, this is the most likely and no...

+1 ^^^ Sugar, this is the most likely and no engine compartment air should be getting in to the cabin if all the seals are in tact.
Forum: W211 AMG
01-19-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 34,196
Posted By Yacht Master

Sorry to hear your bad news, Hope you get it...

Sorry to hear your bad news, Hope you get it sorted out quickly.
I think this kind of supercharger pulley failure should be known as the "Weed Wacker"
Forum: W211 AMG
01-04-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,358
Posted By Yacht Master

Just been disabled in STAR, So get some "High...

Just been disabled in STAR, So get some "High order" sensors installed at your next tire change and have the TPMS reactivated with STAR.

More here,...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-03-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,358
Posted By Yacht Master

They all have TPMS.

They all have TPMS.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-21-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,067
Posted By Yacht Master

Here is a fully ported blower, done by ...

Here is a fully ported blower, done by
http://stiegemeier.com/services/supercharger-porting/
:rolleyes:...
Forum: W211 AMG
12-09-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By Yacht Master

No.

No.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-09-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,233
Posted By Yacht Master

Fine Whine, shifts sound quick too.

Fine Whine, shifts sound quick too.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-06-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,609
Posted By Yacht Master

Repost, per GM Mercedes enthusiasts...

Repost, per GM

Mercedes enthusiasts reaction to the CLA - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
11-28-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,194
Posted By Yacht Master

Just drop the compression, and the reliability...

Just drop the compression, and the reliability and HP will improve with FI.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-19-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Yacht Master

Interesting

Interesting
Forum: W211 AMG
11-14-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,371
Posted By Yacht Master

Who Knows.....? a 1988 VW Westy can bring $65K a...

Who Knows.....? a 1988 VW Westy can bring $65K a clean 1970 911S $245K.
My thought is that a 2004 30K mile E55 that looks showroom new should be worth $18K.
As time goes on the daily drivers will...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-14-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By Yacht Master

Here is what I do, Tank, almost empty it is...

Here is what I do,
Tank, almost empty it is plastic. "non-ethnol is a plus" (if it was a steel tank then full with stabil) that way in spring top it off with fresh fuel.

Battery tender, full...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-02-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 656
Posted By Yacht Master

Careful ring gear has a hairline fracture in it. ...

Careful ring gear has a hairline fracture in it.
:y:y
Forum: W211 AMG
10-29-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By Yacht Master

Your trusty converter is different than mine :) ...

Your trusty converter is different than mine :)

Convert Liters Per 100 Kilometers to Miles Per Gallon (US)
liters per gallon (US) = 3.785411784
kilometers per mile = 1.609344
result =...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-28-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 933
Posted By Yacht Master

:word:

:word:
Forum: W211 AMG
10-28-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,841
Posted By Yacht Master

No deal

No deal
Forum: W211 AMG
10-27-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By Yacht Master

I did about a 6K mi trip last Sept. I learned one...

I did about a 6K mi trip last Sept. I learned one thing, my SC is off line @ 61 mph. but at @62 mph SC is on line and get 22.1 mpg....and 14 mpg in Mexico

297302
Forum: W211 AMG
10-11-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By Yacht Master

Swap gears and add LSD/Qualif. Search button is...

Swap gears and add LSD/Qualif.
Search button is your friend, probably 6 threads on this topic.
Here is one,
https://mbworld.org/forums/w211-amg/556799-gots-me-some-gears-coming.html

One more,...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-01-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 16,144
Posted By Yacht Master

Sorry to hear of your reaching the 300k limit on...

Sorry to hear of your reaching the 300k limit on the SBC.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-01-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By Yacht Master

First Benz? Cool fresh air is what comes out of...

First Benz?
Cool fresh air is what comes out of center vents, even in heat mode, like all MBs.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-01-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,804
Posted By Yacht Master

Did anyone build an office chair using E55 seats?...

Did anyone build an office chair using E55 seats? (with dynamic)
Forum: W211 AMG
09-28-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By Yacht Master

Don't you guys have an owners manual? Your key...

Don't you guys have an owners manual?
Your key can set everything for you
Your wifes key can set everything for her
seats, mirrors, radio stations, ect.
I don't think any of you have a problem,...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-23-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,081
Posted By Yacht Master

Nominate for stickie!!!!

Nominate for stickie!!!!
Forum: W211 AMG
09-21-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,587
Posted By Yacht Master

It is bullet proof (no foam backing) but it was a...

It is bullet proof (no foam backing) but it was a lot of work and took a lot of time.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-21-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,587
Posted By Yacht Master

It is the foam backing that breaks down and...

It is the foam backing that breaks down and allows the Alcantara to sag.
I did my W210 a few years back and did a DIY if you are interested I'll find the link.

Edit,
Here this will give you an...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-19-2014, 01:18 PM
Forum: W211 AMG
09-18-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Yacht Master

The issue? Take those warnings seriously, an...

The issue? Take those warnings seriously, an AirMatic failure pretty much disables the car, get it checked out or risk being stranded.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-05-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,814
Posted By Yacht Master

Well then Star is the only way to find out what...

Well then Star is the only way to find out what the problem is.
Checking the pressures is not necessarily the best way to determine state of charge, because we have variable displacement...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-04-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,814
Posted By Yacht Master

What year is your 55, do you have the rest button?

What year is your 55, do you have the rest button?
Forum: W211 AMG
08-26-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,820
Posted By Yacht Master

There are quite a few 63s with the MCT, and to me...

There are quite a few 63s with the MCT, and to me the $ value of that engine and trans has to be as much as the E250 is worth.

And as far as engine bed, who knows what donor car the 156 came from,...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-25-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,820
Posted By Yacht Master

No matter how expensive a E63 is where you live,...

No matter how expensive a E63 is where you live, it will still be cheaper to sell E250 and 63 engine, and MCT and buy an all ready built REAL E63AMG.

Radiator
Condenser
Oil cooler
Alternator...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-23-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,154
Posted By Yacht Master

Good job & congratulations, Elliot, not too bad...

Good job & congratulations, Elliot, not too bad for out of the box first run. I see that OEM intake manifold hehehe.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-23-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 11,901
Posted By Yacht Master

Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: W211 AMG
08-20-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,997
Posted By Yacht Master

04 at 29,857 Run her once every week or...

04 at 29,857

Run her once every week or two. Still smells new.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-17-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By Yacht Master

Yes this has happened to quie a few torque...

Yes this has happened to quie a few torque monster E55s & S55s.
Just the byproduct of a good launch. AKA dead body in the trunk noise.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-16-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 918
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 low voltage, and we all know Low voltage...

+1 low voltage, and we all know Low voltage kills....

And yes there is a way to check your voltage, on the way to dyno mode.

Mercedes E55 Dyno Mode - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 626
Posted By Yacht Master

No, do not use any additives.

No, do not use any additives.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 893
Posted By Yacht Master

No TPMS? I see that valve stem with no...

No TPMS?
I see that valve stem with no sensor.......
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,128
Posted By Yacht Master

+1 it is engineered in to the rack.

+1 it is engineered in to the rack.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-13-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,844
Posted By Yacht Master

Have had both on my E55, those that favor the...

Have had both on my E55, those that favor the Conti have simply never had a set of PSS.


There is not any one component more important than the tires on your car.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-11-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 460
Posted By Yacht Master

YES, think electric brakes.....

YES, think electric brakes.....
Forum: W211 AMG
08-10-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,375
Posted By Yacht Master

^^^+1

^^^+1
Forum: W211 AMG
08-10-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,306
Posted By Yacht Master

This, Japan Car Mod Gangs - Kaido (Highway)...

This,

Japan Car Mod Gangs - Kaido (Highway) Racer III - YouTube
Forum: W211 AMG
08-05-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,916
Posted By Yacht Master

I bet you could sell that on EBay.

I bet you could sell that on EBay.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-05-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,269
Posted By Yacht Master

It should read 6-18 it all depends on demand. ...

It should read 6-18 it all depends on demand.
There is so much disinformation on this value, it is a reading if high pressure side. Not state of charge.

We have a variable displacement compressor...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-03-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,269
Posted By Yacht Master

Its just frozen up, evap covered with ice. Once...

Its just frozen up, evap covered with ice. Once it thaws it's back to normal, this happens at low fan speeds and or closed outlet vents.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-01-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,838
Posted By Yacht Master

+2 way more reliable, + no airmatic + metal fuel...

+2 way more reliable, + no airmatic + metal fuel tank.

w210 E55 349 HP
w211 E55 469 HP
w212 E63 570 HP

I still say, skip the W211 and set a goal of the W212 twin turbo.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-28-2014, 11:29 AM
Forum: W211 AMG
07-28-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,468
Posted By Yacht Master

It is the transmission oil pump, not engine oil...

It is the transmission oil pump, not engine oil pump.
Use Mobil 1 0W40 and fleece filter in your engine.
I dont think there is a fix.
...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-24-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,411
Posted By Yacht Master

Not an E55 but Josh K did a CLK 430 (m113) a few...

Not an E55 but Josh K did a CLK 430 (m113) a few years ago, there are pics in this thread.

https://mbworld.org/forums/mercedes-vehicles/366277-selling-my-supercharged-clk-430-a.html
Forum: W211 AMG
07-23-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,838
Posted By Yacht Master

I have a w210 E430 sport and a w211 E55. I use...

I have a w210 E430 sport and a w211 E55. I use the E55 around town and the E430 for all long distance travel. Now it is never a good idea to buy anything on credit and that counts double for a car...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-23-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,190
Posted By Yacht Master

I would call that a shop I could use, I need more...

I would call that a shop I could use, I need more places to store my cars, boats, camper, dirt bikes. So all I have to do is order hubs and wait 3-6 months?
Forum: W211 AMG
07-20-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,824
Posted By Yacht Master

No new chains? I see in pic 4 the chain has...

No new chains? I see in pic 4 the chain has contacted the housing, that is not all chain tensioner/guidesat fault, it is a degree of streched chains too.
You are running stock cams right?
Forum: W211 AMG
07-19-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By Yacht Master

You might try a hard reset, that would be...

You might try a hard reset, that would be disconnecting the main battery over night (12 hours) and recharging that main (rear start battery) while it is disconnected from the car.
Check all your...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-19-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By Yacht Master

So the compressor clutch is not engaging, check...

So the compressor clutch is not engaging, check for voltage to the clutch.
If no voltage then, STAR scan for error /fault codes.
Now did the AC work before the flash then not work after the flash?
Forum: W211 AMG
07-18-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 11,137
Posted By Yacht Master

That valve train noise is pretty common on the...

That valve train noise is pretty common on the 63s. If you do elect to get the noise fixed. I think that would be a good time to do the head bolts too.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-18-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By Yacht Master

#7 is pressure in bar, so you still have a...

#7 is pressure in bar, so you still have a charge, and the compressor should come on when the car is started. The other numbers look to be as expected.
If the compressor dose not come on when the...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-18-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By Yacht Master

Just run the A/C diagnostics and post the...

Just run the A/C diagnostics and post the readings 1-7.
Did you plug in the air quality sensor you were asking about in that other thread?
Flashing a tune with a low battery is asking for...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,972
Posted By Yacht Master

That is too bad, but you can get a replacement...

That is too bad, but you can get a replacement basically overnight.
Happy birthday anyway.


Holy crap, if you just got on 95 from Orlando, Arrnott is only a few miles away,:eek: that would be...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-15-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Yacht Master

Boy you can say that again! top of the heap are...

Boy you can say that again! top of the heap are the A55 40les in AMGs total dumb a55E5.
Ignorant is like a complement to these idiots, have you ever read more worthless crap and mis-information...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-15-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Yacht Master

It is a part of the AC system, it is the air...

It is a part of the AC system, it is the air quality sensor and is what controls tunnel mode.
That is when the car senses, high carbon monoxide, low sunlight, it shuts all the windows and sunroof...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-15-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,857
Posted By Yacht Master

OK, a closer look is necessary, the 03s had some...

OK, a closer look is necessary, the 03s had some radiator problems, as I recall the trans fluid cooler would leak coolant in to the transmission. Many of the (Velieo I think was the name) were...
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