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Forum: C63/C63S AMG
06-20-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

High flow air filters or the full kits are...

High flow air filters or the full kits are available on special .

http://ultimatepd.com/mercedes-amg-gts-m178-high-flow-replacement-air-filter-80.html
Forum: W213 AMG
06-19-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 22,091
Posted By Exotic-metal55

These are W213 E63 down pipes installed pics at...

These are W213 E63 down pipes installed pics at the links below. UPD High flow air filters comparison pics as well.


UPD FB w213 down pipe installed pics

Also on IG @ultimate_pd
Forum: W212 AMG
06-19-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 29,222
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I ordered a few extra boots for the back plugs,...

I ordered a few extra boots for the back plugs, as I knew my big hands would just rip them off.
Forum: W212 AMG
06-19-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,563
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice times and with most our cars, they roll real...

Nice times and with most our cars, they roll real fast but to much torque mgt to get the 60 foot times needed to get way into the 10s.
Forum: W212 AMG
06-19-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice upgrade! You will be ready for some track...

Nice upgrade! You will be ready for some track laps soon. :)
Forum: W211 AMG
06-19-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Both look ok, just clean them up and set gap back...

Both look ok, just clean them up and set gap back to spec or as close as possible. cover grim is normal from belt wear or belt slip. a Belt wrap kit will reduce that mess a lot.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-19-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You will need your motor mount brackets too, if...

You will need your motor mount brackets too, if it is a non E55 engine.
Forum: AMG GT
06-11-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 983
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I prefer wing to add sport to the smooth plain...

I prefer wing to add sport to the smooth plain back end.
05-22-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Not much gains on sport Vs regular exh. or even...

Not much gains on sport Vs regular exh. or even removing #2 cats. Sound may change some but virtually no power gains. All the power gains come up front with say down pipes. even cats on stock cars...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 869
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The chirp noise at low RPM sounds like the...

The chirp noise at low RPM sounds like the supercharger clutch. Check shims, clutch wear. Belt slip usually happens at near peak power, where Torque and HP cross over on the curve, not at low RPM....
Forum: W211 AMG
05-22-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,193
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I prefer Nickasil or even better, steel sleeves.

I prefer Nickasil or even better, steel sleeves.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-22-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By Exotic-metal55

And if you need cold air intakes, idlers,...

And if you need cold air intakes, idlers, performance crank pulley, adjustable suspension arms and belt idler kits= http://ultimatepd.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=e63
Forum: W212 AMG
05-22-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,556
Posted By Exotic-metal55

lot of miles but if taken care of should be a...

lot of miles but if taken care of should be a nice weekend car. As with all the AMG, if you buy them cheap it is best to hold back 15K for up keep.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-22-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 804
Posted By Exotic-metal55

E63 W213 Down pipes and high flow filters

Have one set of E63 w213 down pipes left in stock if anyone is ready to take the plunge to more power and rumble. Also have high flow air filters in stock and they are easy to change.
...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-29-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By Exotic-metal55

W213 race down pipes in stock

Message , if you need a deal on a set. They go fast.

http://ultimatepd.com/2018-mercedes-e63s-turbo-downpipe.html
Forum: W213 AMG
04-29-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,739
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That is big brother mode ! :)

That is big brother mode ! :)
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 13,340
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Headers , big pump and trunk tank. Unless want...

Headers , big pump and trunk tank. Unless want to just use meth.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,157
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I had them make a few hundred for us and just...

I had them make a few hundred for us and just sent in a factory bolt for them to measure.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Tune , pulley and headers =injectors for safe...

Tune , pulley and headers =injectors for safe insurance. OEM injectors are real old now and low pressure or failure can be bad news on a boosted engine.
04-23-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I agree, 22-25 PSI seems to be optimum for drag...

I agree, 22-25 PSI seems to be optimum for drag radials.
04-23-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Akebono and EBC have been great on my cars.

Akebono and EBC have been great on my cars.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 777
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I would take the low mileage sedan and by your...

I would take the low mileage sedan and by your post, sounds like what you want too.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-23-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 699
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I used them on a lot of my cars. Virtually no...

I used them on a lot of my cars. Virtually no brake dust and they stop better as they heat up. Slow speed stopping and wet, they tend to have a little fad. I just hate brake dust on a daily basis...
Forum: AMG GT
04-22-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,269
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Damn! That is a sad sight! +1 vic55

Damn! That is a sad sight! +1 vic55
04-22-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I ran 77mm upper and 195mm lower at one point but...

I ran 77mm upper and 195mm lower at one point but for day to day, liked the 172mm lower/ 77 upper combo with headers tune, injectors, cooling mods and UPD cold air intake. HP matched torque converter...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-22-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,782
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Any owners with the same builder yet?

Any owners with the same builder yet?
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-18-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,086
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Adding down pipes is another option for power and...

Adding down pipes is another option for power and sound.
04-18-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,041
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great car and big project. Thanks for sharing.

Great car and big project. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,054
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great looking ride and PM me if you need anything...

Great looking ride and PM me if you need anything on your go super fast list !
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 826
Posted By Exotic-metal55

With added boost, colder plugs are good insurance...

With added boost, colder plugs are good insurance and some notice a slight rougher idle. drivers rear plug is a little tough to get to and you may need a few extensions or swivel heads.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-16-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

[QUOTE=Klinh;7733196] The kit is on sale on...

[QUOTE=Klinh;7733196]

The kit is on sale on the website for 350.00 and that is 100.00 off of list. PM me , if you want a kit . Lot of members took advantage of the sale this week on the kits and...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-14-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 934
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I have had good luck with aftermarket windshields...

I have had good luck with aftermarket windshields on my AMG`s and Audi`s. 300 indy vs 1400 at dealer, depending on accessories. I do get Pastries and Cappuccino at the dealer though::)
Forum: W213 AMG
04-14-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Maybe tackle the power desire from the point of...

Maybe tackle the power desire from the point of "how much HP would you like to add, then add what you need to meet your power needs and lease agreements. tunes, turbos and supportign mods can very...
04-14-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great solution and fix!

Great solution and fix!
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-13-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

+1 and the oem filter blockage restricts flow,...

+1 and the oem filter blockage restricts flow, creates turbulence and makes the engine 'suck' harder to bring in cold air, thus hurting potential power. I have owned a lot of AMG`s and lived at the...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-13-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 680
Posted By Exotic-metal55

If the pump looks stock, I would upgrade it for...

If the pump looks stock, I would upgrade it for piece of mind anyway.
Forum: AMG GT
04-13-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,282
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Have you scrolled through youtube? Lot of AMG GT...

Have you scrolled through youtube? Lot of AMG GT downpipe vids there that give a general idea.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-12-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

These are high quality re-usable filters (Made in...

These are high quality re-usable filters (Made in USA) and yes, you just wash them off with filter solution. This saves a lot of money over the life of the car VS buying dealer paper filters all the...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-12-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Yes it is. PM me if you would like a set and we...

Yes it is. PM me if you would like a set and we can ship out the same day.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-06-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Special is running til April 15th tax day.

Special is running til April 15th tax day.
04-06-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,033
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Those are good numbers on a stock car. Most are...

Those are good numbers on a stock car. Most are in the 410 to 430 range. Now for phase 2, start adding mods:)
04-06-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 771
Posted By Exotic-metal55

few days left, if you need anything. Follow...

few days left, if you need anything.

Follow us @ultimate_pd for even more action.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
04-06-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,786
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great color and ride!

Great color and ride!
04-06-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Your numbers are in line with stock CL55 , even...

Your numbers are in line with stock CL55 , even if they didn`t use dyno mode. I took mine from stock to over 600 hp , one phase at a time. :) Lots of fun and enjoy. Let us know if you need any go...
04-06-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,267
Posted By Exotic-metal55

With any exhaust work , they do transform into...

With any exhaust work , they do transform into "jet taking off mode".
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 570
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice stables!

Nice stables!
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-03-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 39,852
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I also run off the shelf one range NGK colder...

I also run off the shelf one range NGK colder plugs and gaped around 25 for over 14K miles .
Forum: W212 AMG
03-28-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,146
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great deal. I go through tires like water.

Great deal. I go through tires like water.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By Exotic-metal55

We (UPD) keep hundreds of the pulley`s in stock...

We (UPD) keep hundreds of the pulley`s in stock (same day shipping), been in business 18 years and sponsors on this forum for close to 10 years now. Always good to make sure the parts you purchase...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-27-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By Exotic-metal55

It is a sad day for sure and a damn clean ride! ....

It is a sad day for sure and a damn clean ride! . What are you replacing it with?
Forum: W212 AMG
03-26-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,074
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I wonder if he had to change the cams out from...

I wonder if he had to change the cams out from the metal issues many M156 engines had.
Forum: W212 AMG
03-26-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By Exotic-metal55

If not, plenty of aftermarket mods to add :) I...

If not, plenty of aftermarket mods to add :) I always change my oem plastic idlers out with billet, as the MB idlers fail a lot.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-20-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 13,911
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I ran a similar set up on my old CL55 but the OEM...

I ran a similar set up on my old CL55 but the OEM fuel pumps and oem fuel sensor were different. Ran Duel pumps, larger braided lines, Y block to rails and lots of E85. Only problem with pump e85,...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-18-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Welcome and you are in good hands and most of us...

Welcome and you are in good hands and most of us have been down this path a l;ot. :) Wow, 7000 DA is a handicap.
03-18-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 607
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Adjustable rear suspension can stop the un-even...

Adjustable rear suspension can stop the un-even tire wear and help traction, handling and alignment. http://ultimatepd.com/amg-w211-e55-toe-and-camber-arm-suspension-set.html
Forum: W211 AMG
03-18-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,601
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Adjustable rear suspension is an option to add. ...

Adjustable rear suspension is an option to add. http://ultimatepd.com/amg-w211-e55-toe-and-camber-arm-suspension-set.html
Forum: W211 AMG
03-18-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Wow, you have low miles on that beast!! ...

Wow, you have low miles on that beast!! Pulleys (supercharger and idlers), cooling mods , Belt wrap kit, UPD cold air intake, adjustable rear toe and camber arm set, headers .
Forum: W212 AMG
03-07-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Maybe a few more details might help or some of us...

Maybe a few more details might help or some of us may know the car. E63 was a 212 or 213? What city?
Forum: AMG GT
03-07-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 740
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Houston, Texas.

Houston, Texas.
Forum: Marketplace
03-03-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I think the part will need some coding but never...

I think the part will need some coding but never installed one before. I do know these parts break a fair amount. Best to check/ research the procedures for your model car, before purchasing.
Forum: Marketplace
03-03-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By Exotic-metal55

CL55/ S55 shifter assembly 03-06 W215 / W220 body styles

Shifter assembly to replace the broken shifter lock that happens to most these models. For 03-06 W215 and W220 models
Forum: Marketplace
03-03-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 422
Posted By Exotic-metal55

e55 OEM used 03-06 M113K Piston rods (8 in stock)

8 used piston rods for M113K . 70.00 each or OBO. Will sell as a set or separate.
Forum: Marketplace
03-03-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 418
Posted By Exotic-metal55

E55 M113K piston and rods Also fits (CL55, S55, CLS55, SL55, G55)

8 M113K used pistons and rods for 100 each OBO. Will sell separate or together .
03-03-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 771
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Still 6 weeks left on make a fair offer specials...

Still 6 weeks left on make a fair offer specials @ www.ultimatepd.com
Forum: AMG GT
03-03-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,523
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Congrats and welcome! Nice to see owners get...

Congrats and welcome! Nice to see owners get right to the mods!
Forum: Marketplace
03-03-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 426
Posted By Exotic-metal55

03-06 M113K crankshaft for E55,CL55, CLS55, S55, SL55 and G55

Good used M113K crankshaft for sale. Fits all M113K models.
02-27-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I do not recall the part number but most the...

I do not recall the part number but most the m113K TB`s will work. You do not need to remove the SC to change TB out. Just, air box , 4 star headed bolts and couple hoses. The gaskets hardly ever...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-27-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 13,221
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Probably re-sleeved to repair the wall damage.

Probably re-sleeved to repair the wall damage.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-26-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great times and nice ride!

Great times and nice ride!
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,065
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Just put a good set of down pipes on and not hack...

Just put a good set of down pipes on and not hack up the back section that does not do much for power.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,526
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You have those logs yet, been several weeks ....

You have those logs yet, been several weeks . BTW, what state are you in? Just checking on average climate temps in your area.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-23-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,461
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Two clean rides! Great to have a MB tech in the...

Two clean rides! Great to have a MB tech in the family for the restore parts/work.
02-11-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 771
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Full website specials!!!

www.ultimatepd.com
instagram ultimate_pd
facebook.com/ultimatepd

See or make offer full website TAX refund specials (everything on website on special or make a fair offer) . ​Go to...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-11-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 937
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Are you looking for a OEM replacement or larger...

Are you looking for a OEM replacement or larger TB that will fit or be modded to fit. Maybe do a search for TB part numbers, as their are a lot floating around that will work.
02-11-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,028
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You can always add mods to get the power you...

You can always add mods to get the power you desire.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-09-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,239
Posted By Exotic-metal55

What a wagon!

What a wagon!
Forum: W211 AMG
02-09-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 35,839
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I noticed you still have the OEM idlers on your...

I noticed you still have the OEM idlers on your car. You may want to upgrade to billet idlers as the OEM bearings fail all the time, and at the worst time. The Gates HD green belt is also a nice...
02-09-2019, 05:22 PM
Forum: AMG GT
02-07-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,974
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I hear ya! They get me on multiple cars at least...

I hear ya! They get me on multiple cars at least once or twice a year! Total BS! I tie strap one on, go to the court house, pay 10 bucks and then take it off again. Mailing the fine in, cost like...
Forum: W218
02-07-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,054
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice ride and let the mods begin. :) M157...

Nice ride and let the mods begin. :)

M157 cold air intake will wake the CLS550 up and easy as changing filters to install.
Forum: W218
02-07-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Stock is 70mm as I recall but just adapt the 3"...

Stock is 70mm as I recall but just adapt the 3" cut out of your favorite brand over the oem pipes.
02-07-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,647
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Amazing! I vote this DIY thread of the century!

Amazing! I vote this DIY thread of the century!
02-07-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Welcome and the CL55 is a great, comfortable and...

Welcome and the CL55 is a great, comfortable and fun car. I took my seat backs off once about 7 years ago but sorry don`t recall the procedure. You may want to order the STAR CD manual to help with...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-06-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,156
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Tune, 77 supercharger pulley, long tube headers,...

Tune, 77 supercharger pulley, long tube headers, larger injectors, Cold air intake kit, idler kit / belt wrap kit for reliability and high flow IC pump. All simple mods that are well proven and...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-06-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,668
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I know of over a hundred W213`s with our down...

I know of over a hundred W213`s with our down pipes and sure someone will post a clip.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-06-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Mine wore in the rears the most and plus W212...

Mine wore in the rears the most and plus W212 sits up real high in the rear. I used the UPD adjustable camber and toe arms with ride adjustemnt to set up tire angles to reduce wear and gain...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-06-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 375
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Like he said.

Like he said.
01-28-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 342
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The pulley kit is lighter and and smaller in...

The pulley kit is lighter and and smaller in diameter. No tune needed and this 30 year old concept on combustion engines to reduce rotational mass, free up horsepower from less drag and reduce...
01-19-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 342
Posted By Exotic-metal55

C250 underdrive crank pulley kit deal

We have a limited number of kits in stock and running a make a fair offer deal. So PM a fair offer on a kit and lets make a deal. Real easy install.
...
Forum: W213 AMG
01-19-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,988
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Big difference in power between warm days and...

Big difference in power between warm days and colder /higher barometric pressure days; if that is what your feeling.
Forum: W212 AMG
01-19-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Exotic-metal55

For the rear, I run aftermarket arms and also...

For the rear, I run aftermarket arms and also this allowed me to lower and level the rear. The W212 sits up like a 4x4 stock in the rear.
:)
...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-19-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,178
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Practice, practice and practice some more. :)

Practice, practice and practice some more. :)
Forum: W211 AMG
01-19-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice power !

Nice power !
Forum: W211 AMG
01-19-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I prefer the oem if you drive long distances ,...

I prefer the oem if you drive long distances , since the crank sensor can leave you stranded.
Forum: AMG GT
01-14-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: W211 AMG
01-13-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,254
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I have/had 55 and 63 biturbo at the same time and...

I have/had 55 and 63 biturbo at the same time and they are different animals. With your mods, you will hang with a stock biturbo and from a dig would do well against most lightly moded 63 BT but a...
Forum: AMG GT
01-13-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You are right about the basic tools you...

You are right about the basic tools you mentioned, they would be counter intuitive on their own but are tools that can be part of a process. There are two basic groups of car owners, the ones that...
Forum: AMG GT
01-12-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The AMG GT filter box has a good inlet opening...

The AMG GT filter box has a good inlet opening but the back of the lower box where the air goes up through the filter and into the outlet for the turbos, is where oem thicker filter restricts flow...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
01-02-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By Exotic-metal55

We can custom make spacers, if you want to go the...

We can custom make spacers, if you want to go the custom "One off route". We produce and stock Lambo Huracan and Audi R8 spacers in 11mm but make custom sizes as well.
Forum: AMG GT
12-23-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Customer that have dynoed over the years and ...

Customer that have dynoed over the years and have seen 18 to 26 RWHP gains with these kits. More power the engine makes from factory or with tune, the larger the gains, as air demand goes up.
Forum: AMG GT
12-22-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By Exotic-metal55

UPD AMG GT air intake kit and filter special

We are doing a year end sale on our AMG GT 4.0 litre air intake kits and also just performance high flow air filters. Air intake kit are regularly $450.00 and on special for $350 plus free...
Forum: W211 AMG
12-21-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 26,477
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great project and detailed build info. I was...

Great project and detailed build info. I was surprised to see all the stock engine idlers on your motor. Mine went out at 29K.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-21-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice and very rare!

Nice and very rare!
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-21-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,118
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Unless you live in a very hot climate that may...

Unless you live in a very hot climate that may trick cold start, then I would head to the dealer to check it out.
Forum: W212 AMG
12-18-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 394
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Congrats on 1000 post and 10 years!

Congrats on 1000 post and 10 years!
12-18-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By Exotic-metal55

It was the stock pulley that seem to do it the...

It was the stock pulley that seem to do it the most and never noticed it with any of the fixed or 83mm /77 mm clutch pulleys I ran on my car.
12-18-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Exotic-metal55

More to do with maintenance over the years.

More to do with maintenance over the years.
Forum: AMG GT
12-18-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,111
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice choice to to come back in!

Nice choice to to come back in!
12-18-2018, 04:32 PM
Forum: W211 AMG
12-18-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 366
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I ran a 5 gallon rear tank and when running the 1...

I ran a 5 gallon rear tank and when running the 1 mile event , would still have plenty of ice left after a full run. If the water gets to cold at launch, it can bog some from freezing the IAT...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-17-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Maybe throw in a few more bucks and get a 2012...

Maybe throw in a few more bucks and get a 2012 biturbo E63. I think the 2010`s had the valve train issues fixed by then but better to double check , as this was a major , major cost!!
12-17-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,249
Posted By Exotic-metal55

They are great cars and at super low prices but...

They are great cars and at super low prices but is best to hold money back for repairs. I know many of Cl55`s that have very few issues and especially if normal maintenance is kept up. My ABC system...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-16-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,302
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Me too, after I did cold air intake kit,...

Me too, after I did cold air intake kit, suspension, underdrive crank pulley , idlers and tune! Roll the Pano roof back and listen to those turbos sing! w212 is one refined machine and even with so...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-16-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Here is an example how much flow is blocked form...

Here is an example how much flow is blocked form the OEM filter air box top design. AMG had this issue for at least 15 years. ...
12-15-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The bucking is pretty common and aftermarket...

The bucking is pretty common and aftermarket supercharger pulley (83mm or 77m) and tune seems to take care of it on most cars, plus more power.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-15-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That`s not bad at all. How many miles?

That`s not bad at all. How many miles?
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-15-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

KJ, we can get it to you for $120.00 to your door...

KJ, we can get it to you for $120.00 to your door via UPS ground.
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-15-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,518
Posted By Exotic-metal55

AMG C63 M177 high flow air filter holiday blow out!

We are offering our UPD American made high flow M177 air filters for $100.00 shipped to your door. Message me or email at [email protected] . Regular price is 175.00 and till year end 2018, only...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
12-05-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 877
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great build thread and pictures! Car sits...

Great build thread and pictures! Car sits perfect!

Sure would like to make you deal on our cold air intake kit for your ride and help those turbos breath a little better. Message me if...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-05-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Wow, you dove deep into it! How many miles on...

Wow, you dove deep into it! How many miles on your ride for all the gunk build up? E85 also eats the gunk off but you have to tune for it.
Forum: W212 AMG
12-04-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I agree, sound like hose connection in back. Damn...

I agree, sound like hose connection in back. Damn plastic crap, As Chiromikey said. Good luck and hope it is an easy fix for ya. Pull all the air boxes off, so you can see the source.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-04-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,815
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice buy with only 25K! sounds you only have a...

Nice buy with only 25K! sounds you only have a few little service things and then you can start with the long list of power mods! :)
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
10-17-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,094
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Looks like you have the top off and if the back...

Looks like you have the top off and if the back silver barrel spacers are tough for you, then screw the new screws through the upper lid first by about 3/4" and you can put silicone on them to hold...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
10-17-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,094
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I have this kit on my E63 biturbo and M113K...

I have this kit on my E63 biturbo and M113K engine and helped friends with their C63 M177, AMG GTs M178 install them as well. It is as easy as changing air filters and fit is solid and air tight. ....
Forum: W211 AMG
09-20-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice vid and times!

Nice vid and times!
09-11-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 800
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice install review. You have any pictures to...

Nice install review. You have any pictures to post after the install on your new SL?
Forum: W212 AMG
09-05-2016, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Mine drives totally stock until I punch it and...

Mine drives totally stock until I punch it and then the fun starts 600 hp to the wheels and my wife grabs those keys first to go get groceries each week.:)
!
Forum: W211 AMG
05-23-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,129
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great pictures! The greenish color on the copper...

Great pictures! The greenish color on the copper wires almost looks like it was exposed to some water/air and or electrolysis.

You may want to replace all the fuel lines, clean out fuel rail ,...
Forum: W212 AMG
05-13-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,416
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That is good news and especially with more heat...

That is good news and especially with more heat and 100% humidity now VS before you sent ECU in.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-13-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice power! Makes sense on Rt just needing to...

Nice power! Makes sense on Rt just needing to adjust for cat removal and not fuel with adding mid pipes. I know RT and other tuners do change tune for the full turboback kits on the market but the...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-13-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,907
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great pads and run clean.

Great pads and run clean.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-10-2016, 10:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,675
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You definitely win the award for most AMG biturbo...

You definitely win the award for most AMG biturbo exhaust tuning pioneer! Great info and sure all that testing and switching was not without a cost to get the exact desired sound.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-02-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,934
Posted By Exotic-metal55

There are a lot of people with mid pipes and...

There are a lot of people with mid pipes and think they have true downpipes, so that may be some of the sound difference. Several of the people on this thread that I know, have the full turboback...
Forum: W212 AMG
05-02-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Sweet Ride!

Sweet Ride!
Forum: W211 AMG
05-02-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Do a leakdown test to check the fitness of the...

Do a leakdown test to check the fitness of the engine and help isolate the bank with issues.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-02-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,105
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I always order it online. I think amazon has it...

I always order it online. I think amazon has it and a quart will last many, many oil changes and still have some left for your buds.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-02-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Yes, the SC gets to hot to touch quick.

Yes, the SC gets to hot to touch quick.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-01-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,416
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Great write up and good to hear the before and...

Great write up and good to hear the before and after resonator report. I bet the turbo engine with direct injection has a lot less smell than the E55`s.

I assume with all the rain Saturday,...
04-27-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 42,000
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Looks like a few people have never looked at a...

Looks like a few people have never looked at a stock row box inlet restriction. Below is a typical AMG air box and filter set up on the lnlet side. Next, take a look at your oem filter after 10k...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-25-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By Exotic-metal55

WTB/ Need M113K Superharger

Looking for a used working supercharger if anyone wants to sell theirs. PM me please.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-25-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Congrats! Nice screaming machine!

Congrats! Nice screaming machine!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-25-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,107
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Been asked a lot about adding colder plugs with...

Been asked a lot about adding colder plugs with this tune kit. There are two tune options available one for stock plugs and the other adds another 20 rwhp but you need colder plugs for the extra...
04-25-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 42,000
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Nice job! I have the kit on my CL55 and E63...

Nice job! I have the kit on my CL55 and E63 biturbo as well. The big 6.2Litre N/A motor makes same power range and needs a lot of air. All the AMG air boxes are restrictive and the more mods , the...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-25-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I would ask your tuner as well, since some tunes...

I would ask your tuner as well, since some tunes have less hp to run on stock plugs and some offer more with colder plugs. I run the tune with max power and run colder plugs.
Forum: W212 AMG
04-25-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,567
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Do a leakdown test.

Do a leakdown test.
Forum: W212 AMG
04-14-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,416
Posted By Exotic-metal55

[QUOTE=kponti;6772080]Not so shiny anymore after...

[QUOTE=kponti;6772080]Not so shiny anymore after coating :zoom:

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x966/80-20160414_171913_e019c9f24139b91eee686ccd2a3eaf61b632fd11.jpg

...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,881
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Thumbs up Nice!

Nice!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-11-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Congrats and great ride!

Congrats and great ride!
04-11-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By Exotic-metal55

WTB , M113K supercharger (PM me)

Need a M113K supercharger in good working condition. PM me to sell it.
04-11-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,878
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I need just the crankshaft, PM for price.

I need just the crankshaft, PM for price.
Forum: Parting Out
04-11-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By Exotic-metal55

WTB:2003-2007 M113K Supercharger (Pm me)

Anyone one of you people parting out M113K engines or have good working supercharger for the M113K , please PM to sell it.
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,107
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Damn, looks like another blizzard hit your...

Damn, looks like another blizzard hit your tracks! Hope they open them up for ya soon!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2016, 10:49 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By Exotic-metal55

We have shipped a fair amount of parts for...

We have shipped a fair amount of parts for Biturbos to Germany, so yes there are plenty and one with mods. Just not sure what streets they are lurking on. :)
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,916
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Power is to addicting to settle for just a tune....

Power is to addicting to settle for just a tune. Some wait a while but the urges take over eventually:)
Forum: W211 AMG
04-05-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 22,380
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Anthony, Congrats and our dedication to the mile...

Anthony, Congrats and our dedication to the mile event is admirable.

Your CLS55 takes a lot more power VS a E55 as the rounded/sloped back end that makes the car look sexy, comes with a huge...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-29-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 11,577
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Here are mine and pulls were done on a hot humid...

Here are mine and pulls were done on a hot humid Texas day.

368702 (http://s991.photobucket.com/user/Vitabc/media/Mobile%20Uploads/tunedyno_zpstecwahww.jpg.html)
Forum: W212 AMG
03-25-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,107
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Thank you and good speaking with you. Hope your...

Thank you and good speaking with you. Hope your snow melts soon!
Forum: W211 AMG
03-22-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,890
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I run a 77mm and custom 160 mm crank pulley at...

I run a 77mm and custom 160 mm crank pulley at the moment for daily driving and with a 3000 stall. 77/160 is equal to a 185mm crank pulley ish and is a nice aggressive street /daily driver set up. ...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-18-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Since both of you have looked inside your...

Since both of you have looked inside your resonator, can you tell me if it has a crossover inside it or X pipe configuration? I don`t see any exhaust balancing and thought it might be inside the...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-11-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,618
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That is going to sound sweeeeet!

That is going to sound sweeeeet!
Forum: W212 AMG
03-09-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,932
Posted By Exotic-metal55

He has a 08 M156 in his icon window. The m157`s...

He has a 08 M156 in his icon window. The m157`s are direct injection at something like 1500 PSI vs 80 psi on the M156. Hopefully the M157`s have safe guards in place, as at 1500 psi, it could empty...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-07-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Not from all the filters we tested and dynoed. We...

Not from all the filters we tested and dynoed. We found the filter we use in our kit to make the most power. It is short and flows great.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-02-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 22,380
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Creative set up and looking forward to seeing you...

Creative set up and looking forward to seeing you at the Texas mile.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-19-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 678
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Blueline is E63 and red C7 with maggie. The...

Blueline is E63 and red C7 with maggie.

The feel of post is to show how to look at average HP and Torque numbers to show how two cars could have near the same peak HP but one car could make over...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-19-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Thread was about dyno averages VS peak hp and...

Thread was about dyno averages VS peak hp and used a W212 and a C7 for examples. Fair?
Forum: W212 AMG
02-19-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 678
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Tuned E63 Vs C7 tuned magnacharger Peak hp Vs average

Most people look at dynos and say I make this much HP and torque but peak power does not tell the real power picture of a car or who would win the race. If you need to compare dynos or power, always...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-19-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Average HP wins over Peak in the curve. (Biturbo VS C7_)

Most people look at dynos and say I make this much HP and torque but peak power does not tell the real power picture of a car or who would win the race. If you need to compare dynos or power, always...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-19-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Thanks and have to apologize but we skipped over...

Thanks and have to apologize but we skipped over the M156 but have been getting a few more dealers asking for them recently.


Here is a dyno vid taken of my E63 tuned with an I phone 6 but...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-19-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By Exotic-metal55

No short answer to your questions but will try...

No short answer to your questions but will try and keep it short and simple.


I understood your question and let me categorize that a 4 cylinder , 6 cylinder, supercharged v8 and (v8...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-16-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,221
Posted By Exotic-metal55

150 HP peak, 200 hp mid range gains over stock with..

These M157 engines are flat out amazing! Gained all this power over stock with the UPD air induction kit, performance crank pulley and a new dyno built tune. Peak power only tells some of the...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-16-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,122
Posted By Exotic-metal55

All the M157`s IATs run generally cool and even...

All the M157`s IATs run generally cool and even after being tuned at WOT. They run way cooler than the M113 Kompressor cars and at higher boost . On a full dyno pull in 80 deg heat, with tune, I only...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-15-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Yes, good to go on fresh plus and you will love...

Yes, good to go on fresh plus and you will love the power.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-15-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You consider a W212 M157 to our list?

You consider a W212 M157 to our list?
02-15-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,157
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Long tubes and use race cats. Huge power gains,...

Long tubes and use race cats. Huge power gains, stay legal and great sound. Plus a nice drop in IAT`s.
02-15-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,642
Posted By Exotic-metal55

You just need a vacuum formed fuex carbon fiber...

You just need a vacuum formed fuex carbon fiber panel to cover the rear and yes, just like the mustangs have . I found most the parts alone on a mercedes are pretty light, there are just a lot of...
Forum: W218
02-15-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,918
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Have you seen if the resonator has a crossover...

Have you seen if the resonator has a crossover pipe in it? Some are H or X inside and have not had a chance to see inside a M157 res yet.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-15-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,122
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Cooling mod time with 80 deg temps in Texas

Time to get the trunk tank in, duel I/C pumps and keyed on pump time. Running about 25 deg over ambient at hwy cruise in 75 deg air temps. Although on full dyno pulls, never see over 113 deg through...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-15-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 949
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Sweet looking E63s and very nice stock power.

Sweet looking E63s and very nice stock power.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-09-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,906
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Good thread link Kponti. The plug I show on...

Good thread link Kponti.

The plug I show on the far right does have the same seat , reach is the same but gasket is standard compression style. The plug fits well but curious who has used it in...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-08-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,906
Posted By Exotic-metal55

M157 Biturbo spark plug comparison/ options

I did a comparison between the BMW 7 Alpina one heat range colder plugs that many say they are running in their M157 with tunes. Also have another NGK option that a member said he is using after...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-08-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,649
Posted By Exotic-metal55

E85 is a great race fuel if your car comes with...

E85 is a great race fuel if your car comes with the alky sensor or can be adapted to have one like the GTR`s have. MPG is less but so is the price, so if you add up the cost per MPG, it is like...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-07-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 29,222
Posted By Exotic-metal55

DIY:Spark plug change M157/M278 biturbo

I know a lot of people are using techs to change their plugs and that may not be a bad idea on these engines.

Two warnings up front, the new plugs or any plugs installed must be Torqued to...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-07-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

I was asked about install time and ease....

I was asked about install time and ease. Depending on what model engine, you will have about 30-45 parts in the kit and install is pretty quick with basic hand tools.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-07-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,786
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Typical gains with a 50% reduction in pulley...

Typical gains with a 50% reduction in pulley rotational mass and 20% underdriven balancer are 10-16 hp range and up to 1.5 mpg improvement. This is across the whole power band , you can feel the...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-01-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 897
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That is what she said. S class? You mean Maybach...

That is what she said. S class? You mean Maybach size:)
Forum: W212 AMG
02-01-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,786
Posted By Exotic-metal55

List 799.00 with balancer, belt and new...

List

799.00 with balancer, belt and new bolt.

Thank you and we have a whole lot more rolling down the pipeline.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-01-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

That is a huge gain over the K&N on a dyno that...

That is a huge gain over the K&N on a dyno that reads about 15% under most dynos that post #s. I picked up 20-23 RWHP going from stock filter /air boxes to the UPD induction kit. I bet your car...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-30-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,786
Posted By Exotic-metal55

M157 and M278 biturbo performance crank pulley

Another quick easy way to gain power, spin turbos up and increase mpg, with this UPD performance, lightweight and 20% under-driven harmonic balancer. Pictures are shown of the pulley on my car. OEM...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-29-2016, 10:51 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Hey James, your filters look like this? This one...

Hey James, your filters look like this? This one had only 6K on it but you can see how much dead air space there is. Also , since our intakes draw open air form the front, they do get a added ram...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-29-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,293
Posted By Exotic-metal55

List is 850. 00 for complete kit with all...

List is 850. 00 for complete kit with all hardware. I lowered the rear, since these cars sit up like a 4x4 in the back, as compared to the front.
Forum: W212 AMG
01-27-2016, 10:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,293
Posted By Exotic-metal55

W212/W218 rear lowering and adjustable camber/toe

Installed the arms on my E63 a few months back and was happy to lower rear of the car, since these cars sit extra high in the rear. Easy install with basic garage tools and no lift.


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Forum: W212 AMG
01-27-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Yes :) Yes and working on doing a...

Yes :)




Yes and working on doing a big tune next, track times, mile times and more dynos.


toadster, did not run with no filter, as noone wanted to chance dirt going in the turbos and...
Forum: W218
01-27-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,198
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The restriction in all the V8 AMG air boxes has...

The restriction in all the V8 AMG air boxes has been a problem for many years and on my highly moded CL55 Kompressor, even with performance filters, the stock OEM box still would choke HP down by...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-27-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

There are a handful of aftermarket filters that...

There are a handful of aftermarket filters that fit our cars and we tested our filters and know they work the best for our kits. There are some good filters and some not so good filters out there. I...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-26-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Not really like the phenolic spacers but like a...

Not really like the phenolic spacers but like a aftermarket cold air induction kit that keeps the OEM look. This is achieved by using a bracket to increase air box volume , lift filters above air...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-26-2016, 10:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 842
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Installed 5Pc performance idler kit on my car.

With all the idler pulley failures on so many Mercedes over the years, we decided to make kits for our V8 Turbo engines for preventive and aesthetic reasons. Here is the kit on my E63 Biturbo.
...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-26-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

The airbox frames are all aluminum and hard coat...

The airbox frames are all aluminum and hard coat anodized in blood red but they are easy to spray paint in any color you desire, for that custom look.
Forum: W212 AMG
01-26-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 66,084
Posted By Exotic-metal55

Yes sir, larger turbos will need more air and a...

Yes sir, larger turbos will need more air and a lot more of it to say the least. Even just adding a tune will increase air demand.

Here is a side of view. The inlet airflow into the stock air box...
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