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Forum: W212 AMG
07-13-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,787
Posted By drexappeal

Is there a weight difference between the rwd vs....

Is there a weight difference between the rwd vs. awd?
09-24-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,398
Posted By drexappeal

I know this is an old thread, but I'm so glad to...

I know this is an old thread, but I'm so glad to have found it. This might just save me some money, having to replace my Comand!

My issue is similar to the one mentioned on the video on the last...
09-20-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,624
Posted By drexappeal

I'd go based on the graphs. splinter posted the...

I'd go based on the graphs. splinter posted the information earlier in the thread, but Ive done this so many times with the part numbers mentioned above, that I don't know if there were any changes...
09-04-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 37,248
Posted By drexappeal

Need some input on what to do. My comand took a...

Need some input on what to do. My comand took a dump recently and I'm open to multiple options, including OEM replacement. I've got a 2009 E350 SS w/ HK System and Sirius radio. I honestly don't...
09-04-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 533
Views: 450,585
Posted By drexappeal

I'm glad this thread is recent because I found...

I'm glad this thread is recent because I found out last weekend that my Comand Unit is bad and it's not covered under extended warranty, so I'm trying to figure out my options. Easiest, but more...
03-23-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Bad choice...shoulda gone with the Mclaren...LOL.

Bad choice...shoulda gone with the Mclaren...LOL.
02-10-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 21,976
Posted By drexappeal

While the only AMG I could realistically afford...

While the only AMG I could realistically afford would be the cla45, I hate that mercedes is doing this, even though I understand it from a sales and marketing standpoint.

It basically puts...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-14-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah, but it's okay by me! Looks nice. OEM fogs...

Yeah, but it's okay by me! Looks nice. OEM fogs not a direct fit though?
Forum: W211 AMG
01-12-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Shocks me to see a non-OEM part on your...

Shocks me to see a non-OEM part on your cars!...LOL.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-07-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Aren't the fogs different on the 63, mj?

Aren't the fogs different on the 63, mj?
09-27-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Does anybody know, if this clip should be tucked...

Does anybody know, if this clip should be tucked behind the grille or if this is where it is supposed to be :

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09-27-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Rey, you're talking as if you don't know me or...

Rey, you're talking as if you don't know me or where I live... LOL. You know me. Although, I probably will have my tech install, since he had done many HID installs. I was planning on just getting...
09-26-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Rey, what issues come up using a HID kit with the...

Rey, what issues come up using a HID kit with the projectors on the car right now? My tech was saying that I should just go with the kit. I was likely to buy the kit from the retrofit source, but...
09-24-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

And a couple shots my cousin took for me today: ...

And a couple shots my cousin took for me today:


https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1024x768/80-2014_09_24_2015_59_26_3763b7ea53c0bc3828759317efd3317ceffb676c.jpg

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09-24-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Wasn't really a mod that was my choice, but was a...

Wasn't really a mod that was my choice, but was a request that I had to fulfill:

...
08-18-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 891
Views: 787,428
Posted By drexappeal

I use an inexpensive 3.5mm tape adapter with a...

I use an inexpensive 3.5mm tape adapter with a bluetooth dongle/adapter/receiver connected (specific one I use is the Samsung HS3000, but you can get much less expensive ones that'll serve the same...
08-16-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Flat badge installed ...

Flat badge installed

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1024x576/80-20140816_000341_4d49f4b9aa866d953d60a00a334e84bd13635994.jpg


And, for those interested, the sound...
08-15-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Forgot to update with the mod that I did over the...

Forgot to update with the mod that I did over the weekend (e.g. de-badged):
...
07-29-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

I had bumped an old thread about this, but I...

I had bumped an old thread about this, but I might receive a better response from my own thread.

Do any of you know exactly what cable is compatible with my MY, for the proprietary AUX port in the...
07-29-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

That's the other thing that kinda tricked me into...

That's the other thing that kinda tricked me into thinking it had Bi-x. I think it was mentioned 2007 or 2008-2009 refresh had projectors added, which might have included the washer nozels?
07-28-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,996
Posted By drexappeal

Sorry to bump this old thread, but really wanted...

Sorry to bump this old thread, but really wanted to make sure I'm getting the right cable.

I recently bought a 2009 E350 SS that has the Harmon Kardon package and the proprietary port in the glove...
07-28-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

42.8k I had my mechanic do a check on...

42.8k

I had my mechanic do a check on everything and only thing that has about 8-12 months remaining are the motor mounts. Good thing is, I got extended warranty that should cover that. ...
07-28-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

What's funny is, if I had purchased for me, I...

What's funny is, if I had purchased for me, I might've been on another mod frenzy (just as much as the w203), but I just wanted it to look as clean and slick as possible. Nothing crazy. Doesn't...
07-27-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Some other random pics I've taken since...

Some other random pics I've taken since purchasing:

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1024x576/80-20140717_233022_5147ad0cc477b5da19d9cb6f3349734e4a0faa34.jpg
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07-27-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Not really planning on modding much for this one,...

Not really planning on modding much for this one, but just a couple that were needed:

1st mod (clear side markers. This style just seemed to match better, but may go back to OEM colormatched,...
07-27-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

What's up, Trey! I will likely be going...

What's up, Trey!

I will likely be going with a kit. Not having HID's became more apparent to me yesterday, driving the 211 around. 203 is still daily driver. Bought this one to bring folks to...
07-21-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

What's up, bro! The '09 (not sure if it started...

What's up, bro! The '09 (not sure if it started then or '08) has OEM projectors already, so that doesn't need modification. Just adding a kit or completely swapping them for bi-x. My only debate...
07-21-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, I see. That definitely makes sense. I don't...

Oh, I see. That definitely makes sense. I don't have the biggest hands, but I do remember there being very little room to get behind the headlight housing. I might just have my mechanic install,...
07-18-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Why is a HID kit a pain?

Why is a HID kit a pain?
07-18-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,089
Posted By drexappeal

Just wanted to share, that I added a w211 to my garage...

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I goofed though. Completely forgot that w211 converted halogen to projector headlights, so I thought it had bi-x, not realizing that I don't think it does (haven't even looked to...
05-14-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,988
Posted By drexappeal

Ugh...makes me want to bite the bullet and join...

Ugh...makes me want to bite the bullet and join the club. Can't wait until nlpamg's gets here, so I can experience for myself. Then again, it'll probably make me want to go straight to the...
11-12-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,250
Posted By drexappeal

What color are the instrument panel lights, at...

What color are the instrument panel lights, at night, when lights are on?
11-12-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,577
Posted By drexappeal

The more the w203 runs into issues, the closer...

The more the w203 runs into issues, the closer I'm being pushed to get one of these bad boys. I love the body styling on this car. The practical side of me is saying that if I get a new car, go...
10-03-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 18,714
Posted By drexappeal

I so want to join this club. Are you still...

I so want to join this club. Are you still looking at later this month? I'll probably go test drive, just to test drive.
06-15-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,756
Posted By drexappeal

Watch it...I guess you didn't see my title? ...

Watch it...I guess you didn't see my title?

Anyhow, I was mainly posting this for information. If you want more info on it, you can call them. I was just giving people an option, for those...
06-14-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,756
Posted By drexappeal

GL450/GL550 Retrofit illumination running board light installation (West Los Angeles)

I just got my car back from my mechanic yestereday and wanted to share some info that he shared with me. For those of you that are near the West Los Angeles area, my mechanic told me that they have...
12-28-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

:rolf::rolf::rolf:

:rolf::rolf::rolf:
12-27-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

OMG...It was lost for at least a year already,...

OMG...It was lost for at least a year already, wasn't it? Where'd it show up?
11-11-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 124,581
Posted By drexappeal

Hahaha...custom tune, renntech pulley kit...not a...

Hahaha...custom tune, renntech pulley kit...not a plug and play type thing. :rolf:
11-08-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1,172
Views: 107,700
Posted By drexappeal

I've gotta hit Mike up again. I think one of the...

I've gotta hit Mike up again. I think one of the bulbs has LED's going bad because it's dimmer than the other side. It's not completely out yet, cuz warning hasn't come up, but just noticed when I...
10-10-2011, 11:59 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah. That's the one.

Yeah. That's the one.
10-10-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah. Me too. Did you guys go to that...

Yeah. Me too.

Did you guys go to that restaurant in Venice? I was telling Phil, it's like walking distance from my Cousin's pad.
10-10-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 7,843
Views: 2,531,031
Posted By drexappeal

Pretty sure you'r right, Frank, at least from...

Pretty sure you'r right, Frank, at least from what I remember. It's been so long, researching Brabus rims is such a blur...LOL. That was 7 years ago that I researched on Brabus rims.
10-10-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

I concur with Phil. I ended up having my lip...

I concur with Phil. I ended up having my lip spoiler custom drilled/mounted a long time ago and kinda regret it now.
10-10-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Wish I could've seen in person. Mom's okay now,...

Wish I could've seen in person. Mom's okay now, but the pics look damn good, Franky! Wish I could get my fogs fixed by our b'days comin' up. Then we could do another photoshoot...LOL.
10-10-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 25,207
Posted By drexappeal

Holy crap, dawgy, those are awesome! Even though...

Holy crap, dawgy, those are awesome! Even though it's less likely that I'm getting the car now (well at least not in the recent future), these pics still keep me wanting it. Maybe I will special...
09-23-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 25,207
Posted By drexappeal

Next time, pre-warning, bro! I got dizzy...

Next time, pre-warning, bro! I got dizzy watching this one...LOL...You know me and first person games or 3D, so...hahahaha. Had to look a way for a bit.
09-16-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,287
Posted By drexappeal

Sadly, now that they have the price listings on...

Sadly, now that they have the price listings on the website, I don't know if I can swoop this car up right away. May be a little while longer until I actually get one.

I really love the look of...
09-16-2011, 05:41 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

House the noise baffling with the pano roof open?

House the noise baffling with the pano roof open?
09-16-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 25,207
Posted By drexappeal

Man, I may not end up being able to get this...

Man, I may not end up being able to get this thing by December. I love the look though. We'll see how things go.

Thanks for posting up the pics, bro. I'm jealous.
09-13-2011, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah...sucks, but oh well. Just don't know if...

Yeah...sucks, but oh well. Just don't know if I'll go back to Autocraft.
09-13-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 37,659
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah, my shop's lead tech was actually saying...

Yeah, my shop's lead tech was actually saying that he might be able to do that, but I decided against it just to save time and money (the rotors I exchanged for were cheaper).

Just to clarify,...
09-12-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Forgot to mention that I still have cosmetic...

Forgot to mention that I still have cosmetic repairs that I need done because of my foglamp fiasco (long story which I'd rather not talk about...LOL).

Anyhow, great news about that is the foglamps...
09-12-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

So, I just wanted to tell ALL of you that I just...

So, I just wanted to tell ALL of you that I just had a BUNCH of work done.

Alternator needed to be replaced, had a coolant leak (which there was a crack in one of the hoses that was replaced),...
09-12-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

ROFLMAO...Remember how I kept on talking about...

ROFLMAO...Remember how I kept on talking about how they looked like they were the same size as my OEM rotors, after they were installed?...LOL...I guess my visual inspection was right. Just didn't...
09-12-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 37,659
Posted By drexappeal

Lenin - Thanks for the offer. I totally would've...

Lenin - Thanks for the offer. I totally would've sold them to you.

Good news is, I was able to exchange the rotors. Bad news (well, not really "bad") is that I've only had the SLK 55 AMG brake...
09-08-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 37,659
Posted By drexappeal

Damnit!!!! I really, really, really should've...

Damnit!!!! I really, really, really should've re-consulted this thread before finding out the hard way that the setup I purchased from pshek a few years back was NOT the 030 break package that I had...
09-08-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Bumping my thread because I'm irritated and a...

Bumping my thread because I'm irritated and a little miffed. I don't know what's worse, buying parts that didn't end up being the correct parts (based on assumption of what was on my car) or knowing...
09-08-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,287
Posted By drexappeal

Engine stuff is not a problem. But the...

Engine stuff is not a problem.

But the amount that I'm dumping into repairs right now is WAY more than I originally anticipated.
09-08-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,287
Posted By drexappeal

I'm almost tempted to get 2 of these with all the...

I'm almost tempted to get 2 of these with all the bucks I had to dump into the w203 maintenance.
09-03-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 38,257
Posted By drexappeal

I saw that. I thought you were saying that the...

I saw that. I thought you were saying that the extended hood latch is an OEM part that could be purchased (which it isn't), so your only choice at that point would be to purchase an OEM and then...
09-03-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 38,257
Posted By drexappeal

This thread or another?

This thread or another?
09-03-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 38,257
Posted By drexappeal

Jerry sells the part along with the grilles. I...

Jerry sells the part along with the grilles. I don't think this is an OEM part at all, that you can get through the dealership.
09-03-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 38,257
Posted By drexappeal

This thread reminded me of another fix I've got...

This thread reminded me of another fix I've got to take care of. Ugh..
06-24-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Will do that tonight.

Will do that tonight.
06-23-2011, 11:06 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Yo Mike, one of the license plate bulbs looked...

Yo Mike, one of the license plate bulbs looked like it already went out the other night. I'm gonna make sure that it's not just the connector this weekend. How long is the shelf life on those...
06-17-2011, 07:00 PM
04-18-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

:y:y:y:y

:y:y:y:y
03-19-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Hey michael, I think I figured out the issue....

Hey michael, I think I figured out the issue. Pretty sure it was my bad. I was installing in my garage with auto lights on, so when I originally removed the bulbs to install the led's, I think it...
03-19-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Michael, leds r triggering error message. What...

Michael, leds r triggering error message. What model year w203 did u test on. I'll post pics when I get a chance.
03-15-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

+2 Phil confirmed 36mm for w203. Thanks,...

+2

Phil confirmed 36mm for w203. Thanks, Michael! Really do hope yours last longer than all of the ones I've tried in the past (although, I'm confident that yours will be reliable).
03-15-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Michael, it's been a while since I replaced the...

Michael, it's been a while since I replaced the plate lights. 36mm for the w203's right?
02-03-2011, 10:35 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

Michael, any ETA on when the license plate bulbs...

Michael, any ETA on when the license plate bulbs and bi-x blinkers will be ready for sale?
01-20-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

That sounds good to me. I'll definitely be...

That sounds good to me. I'll definitely be ordering, Michael.
01-06-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

:rolf:I almost feel like a newb because I had to...

:rolf:I almost feel like a newb because I had to move my post from the w204 forum. Didn't even realize I had posted on there instead of here, until today.

Anyhow, Happy New Year everybody!

I...
01-01-2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 79,754
Posted By drexappeal

What's up everybody. I know it's been a while....

What's up everybody. I know it's been a while. I've been extremely busy with work, but wanted to share these pics that'll vouch for the light output on the led 194's michael is selling. These are the...
03-26-2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,849
Posted By drexappeal

Comes with the life of the car. I might go have...

Comes with the life of the car. I might go have it looked at tomorrow morning. Since the weather started getting warmer, it hasn't been as quirky, but if I can wake up early enough, it'll be worth...
03-25-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 819
Views: 61,420
Posted By drexappeal

You mean, you changed to Euro impact because of...

You mean, you changed to Euro impact because of that, so 6 years ain't bad, bro...LOL.
03-25-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 819
Views: 61,420
Posted By drexappeal

Follow the route Phil took for sure. 10X's...

Follow the route Phil took for sure. 10X's cheaper and the model paint sometimes holds even better than that expensive stuff.
03-25-2010, 12:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,998
Posted By drexappeal

13's? :confused::eek:

13's? :confused::eek:
03-25-2010, 12:27 PM
Replies: 819
Views: 61,420
Posted By drexappeal

This actually looked awesome and the least...

This actually looked awesome and the least expensive route if people don't want to buy Euro impact strips. The lenses looked especially good because he got the OEM's from me! :rolf: Damn,...
03-25-2010, 12:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,849
Posted By drexappeal

The only optima I've heard doesn't cause issues...

The only optima I've heard doesn't cause issues is the yellow top, but that's just as heavy (slightly smaller) than the OEM anyway. Unless you're running major aftermarket audio (e.g. bigger...
03-24-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,998
Posted By drexappeal

The rims look good, E.

The rims look good, E.
03-24-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,849
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, similar issue I've been seeing coming up. ...

Oh, similar issue I've been seeing coming up. Didn't get a chance to have my mechanic take a look at it last weekend, so I'm going in this coming Saturday.

Did you get a red BATTERY/ALTERNATOR...
03-24-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,662
Posted By drexappeal

Nope. Not CF, just textured, but still looked...

Nope. Not CF, just textured, but still looked better than the ebay things. Take a look at close-ups of Frank's car.
03-23-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By drexappeal

That was my only other thought as well, if it...

That was my only other thought as well, if it wasn't the ballasts.
03-23-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 856
Posted By drexappeal

Check the temperature. My CEL was showing up...

Check the temperature. My CEL was showing up intermittently and initially, the ODB II reader was indicating the "altitude sensor" was throwing the error. Kept on re-setting, until I finally got...
03-23-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,813
Posted By drexappeal

Actually, I've had the 6 / 4 SLK AMG 030...

Actually, I've had the 6 / 4 SLK AMG 030 Performance brakes for the past couple years (maybe more cuz I can't remember when I put them on).

Sold the 4 piston calipers a LONG time ago.
03-23-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,662
Posted By drexappeal

I'm one to knock people for putting AMG badges on...

I'm one to knock people for putting AMG badges on non-AMG cars personally. Carbon fiber parts look nice (even if stickers) when they're just accents.

These particular stickers were made to mimic...
03-23-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,662
Posted By drexappeal

Nothing beats OEM early years of C32 pillars IMO.

Nothing beats OEM early years of C32 pillars IMO.
03-23-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,813
Posted By drexappeal

That's not quite correct 2004.5-early build...

That's not quite correct

2004.5-early build 2005 C230 = 4 piston calipers
late build 2005 - 2007 C230 = 2 piston calipers
C350 SS = 4 piston calipers.


On a side note, what the heck happened...
03-23-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 30,086
Posted By drexappeal

:word::wootrock: Karo, thanks so much for...

:word::wootrock:

Karo, thanks so much for the contribution. Your thread has now been added to the OEM/Aftermarket modification stickies!
03-23-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,235
Posted By drexappeal

It's not really a "big" job, but more-so time...

It's not really a "big" job, but more-so time consuming. Plus, you have to be a lot more gentle with the interior than any of those other parts because once you break one piece, you have to replace...
03-23-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,235
Posted By drexappeal

Huh? You know how much more trouble it would be...

Huh? You know how much more trouble it would be to replace the interior DIY vs. the exterior?

Wheels - Easy 20 minute job for a shop
Spoiler - One of the easiest installs ever (The spoiler can...
03-23-2010, 01:17 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 55,167
Posted By drexappeal

Yup. It's fake. If it's from the same guys I...

Yup. It's fake. If it's from the same guys I got mine from, it's a really nice looking replica, but sounds 100% fake to me. You got away pretty cheap. I paid more through ebay (cheaper than...
03-23-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 16,739
Posted By drexappeal

:rolf: That's hilarious, bro. Might as well not...

:rolf: That's hilarious, bro. Might as well not even have one if I'm setting it up.
03-23-2010, 01:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,235
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, I see. Even still, it's not that difficult...

Oh, I see. Even still, it's not that difficult to have a shop cut and weld tips.
03-23-2010, 01:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,849
Posted By drexappeal

Have your thermostat checked. My CEL was going...

Have your thermostat checked. My CEL was going on and off intermitently and it kept showing up as the "Altitude Sensor," so I kept getting it re-set. Eventually, the shop did a deeper check into it...
03-22-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 904
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, I see. Have you asked Steve (MBenzNL)?

Oh, I see. Have you asked Steve (MBenzNL)?
03-22-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 55,167
Posted By drexappeal

Sounds like a replica to me. No differences on...

Sounds like a replica to me. No differences on the trunks from 2001-2007. Where'd you buy it? I ended up getting duped a LONG time ago for mine.
03-22-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 16,739
Posted By drexappeal

Good "old" days? Man, I feel like I've been...

Good "old" days? Man, I feel like I've been completely out of touch because of work. Completely missed this one. :rolf:
03-22-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,849
Posted By drexappeal

:y Finally catching up, fellas? :rolf: Cars...

:y Finally catching up, fellas? :rolf:

Cars are looking nice. Keep it up.
03-22-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 904
Posted By drexappeal

How do you have a '05 C230, without a 3 spoke...

How do you have a '05 C230, without a 3 spoke steering wheel? Did Canada's C230 sport not come with the 3 spoke steering wheel?

I actually don't know if it's possible, but I DO know that you'd...
03-22-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,235
Posted By drexappeal

The 2007 wheels wouldn't be fishy to me because...

The 2007 wheels wouldn't be fishy to me because those could be swapped out for any MY (Model Year) w203. Same goes for the exhaust tips, which are screw on tips. If you actually look under the...
03-17-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 124,581
Posted By drexappeal

If you have a 2003-2005, it's a m271.

If you have a 2003-2005, it's a m271.
02-23-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,179
Posted By drexappeal

Normally, I'd tell you to calm down a 'bit Frank,...

Normally, I'd tell you to calm down a 'bit Frank, but I read through that post and it's the first time I ever saw it.

The dude literally copied a write up I remember doing a while back...:rolf:and...
02-05-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By drexappeal

Where in So-Cal are you?

Where in So-Cal are you?
Forum: W211 AMG
01-14-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Nice! :y

Nice! :y
01-08-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,998
Posted By drexappeal

Nice, E! I probably should also do that...

Nice, E! I probably should also do that sometime...LOL.
01-05-2010, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 324,933
Posted By drexappeal

Like many have indicated, the information has...

Like many have indicated, the information has been discussed over and over in the forum. Quite honestly, if you don't have the patience to read through this thread, I would recommend just paying a...
12-18-2009, 03:18 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 215,682
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, okay. Nevermind. That's an old recall. ...

Oh, okay. Nevermind. That's an old recall. Pretty sure that was taken care of for me.
12-17-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 215,682
Posted By drexappeal

When you pick up, please ask if the recall is...

When you pick up, please ask if the recall is just for 2003 models or if it's for every m271 model (03-05).

Thanks.
drex
12-17-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Did you at least get a comp'd calendar? :rolf: ...

Did you at least get a comp'd calendar? :rolf:

Nice, brotha, very nice.

I really wish we were able to get up to the top of your parking structures for pics. Even the old pic you took on top of...
12-01-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 58,035
Posted By drexappeal

Zimmermans have a good reputation for rotors. ...

Zimmermans have a good reputation for rotors.

For pads, never heard of the Yellow Stuff EBC's. Red stuff pads are good, but you really, really have to be careful doing the proper break in for...
11-23-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 347,915
Posted By drexappeal

I dunno. I just noticed recently that I couldn't...

I dunno. I just noticed recently that I couldn't move my driver side mirror up or down. But the seat modules got replaced right before warranty ended last year.
11-10-2009, 07:39 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

We should've gone there for photoshoot!

We should've gone there for photoshoot!
11-10-2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Are these from your office building? ...

Are these from your office building?

Lighting looks perfect.
10-27-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Thanks for the b'day wishes, fellas! My next mod...

Thanks for the b'day wishes, fellas! My next mod may be coming sooner than I thought.
10-27-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

TIGHT! Took the day off yesterday, so didn't get...

TIGHT! Took the day off yesterday, so didn't get a chance to log in here. Thanks for the photoshop pic, MJ!

Even though we'll all be grubbin' on KBBQ tonight, hope the boys are ready to go. ...
10-23-2009, 12:51 AM
Replies: 1,172
Views: 107,700
Posted By drexappeal

pm e1000.

pm e1000.
10-22-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 56,840
Posted By drexappeal

Wrong forum. Pose your question in the ML forum....

Wrong forum. Pose your question in the ML forum. This forum is for w203 models (2001-2007).
10-21-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,866
Posted By drexappeal

:y Nice. Hmmm...maybe it's time for me to buy...

:y Nice. Hmmm...maybe it's time for me to buy more mods again...:rolf:
10-21-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,866
Posted By drexappeal

ditto!...:rolf:

ditto!...:rolf:
10-19-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 347,915
Posted By drexappeal

My driver's side is doin' the same thing, but I...

My driver's side is doin' the same thing, but I haven't had any battery draining problems since my convenience modules were replaced before warranty ended.
10-15-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,398
Posted By drexappeal

If you need to replace a headlight bulb, I...

If you need to replace a headlight bulb, I wouldn't even bother with a replacement halogen bulb and just get a HID kit. There are a couple of sponsors that I'm pretty sure sell them.
10-15-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6,929
Views: 3,918,549
Posted By drexappeal

Work rims = :y

Work rims = :y
10-08-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,619
Posted By drexappeal

Please respect the sponsor's thread. If anybody...

Please respect the sponsor's thread. If anybody has found a price online (on a non-sponsored website) for an item that a sponsor offers, please contact the sponsor to see if the price can be matched.
09-30-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,392
Posted By drexappeal

Interesting. I never thought of trying that. ...

Interesting. I never thought of trying that. Thing is, that would still legally constitute only 2 sets of lights on (high beams and foglights) at one time, w/ 1 set of parking lights.

When you...
09-28-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,392
Posted By drexappeal

OEM standard is that fog lights turn off when you...

OEM standard is that fog lights turn off when you put on high beams. There are only 2 exceptions that I can think of:

1) What you saw was the passive cornerning lighting (where the foglight that...
09-27-2009, 11:40 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Just a quick update on these bulbs. I took pics...

Just a quick update on these bulbs. I took pics on my phone, but the pics came out bad, so I'll have to take some again later on. Nontheless, these are my observations for those that want to try...
09-25-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,062
Posted By drexappeal

Good stuff, e!

Good stuff, e!
09-25-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

That's kinda sick lookin' frank, but damn bro,...

That's kinda sick lookin' frank, but damn bro, you've got WAY too much time on your hands...LOL...Wanna do mine in Midnight blue?...LOL

Take pics when you re-install.
09-25-2009, 06:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 727
Posted By drexappeal

If I had time, I'd go down there and check for...

If I had time, I'd go down there and check for you. I know exactly where that place is in Canoga Park, CA.

I'd just send them an email for part numbers and then cross reference.
09-25-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 296,874
Posted By drexappeal

Correction, they used the "avantgarde" bumper as...

Correction, they used the "avantgarde" bumper as the sport bumper from 2003-2004.5. The AMG bumper was only brought in as the "sport" bumper in 2005 refresh - 2007.
09-25-2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

No worries, bro. I like the light output on the...

No worries, bro. I like the light output on the ones you hooked me up with, so if these end up being too blue, we can look into doin' that.
09-25-2009, 02:31 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, okay, cool. I'm gonna install at lunch and...

Oh, okay, cool. I'm gonna install at lunch and I'll try to take a couple pics for everyone to see how they look with the OEM bi-x. Anyhow, if the light output is "too" blue to match my OEM bi-x,...
09-25-2009, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

For Toyo T1-R's? That doesn't sound right to me....

For Toyo T1-R's? That doesn't sound right to me. Toyo's are one of the most affordable. Maybe shops locally don't carry Toyo's in stock like in Cali.
09-25-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

LOL...Might as well buy them locally. Shipping...

LOL...Might as well buy them locally. Shipping alone would not make it worth it.
09-25-2009, 09:18 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Do the city lights you bought have a resistor...

Do the city lights you bought have a resistor they provided that's not integrated with the bulb? And are you using that resistor?

I got 2 reistors with the bulbs and not sure if this is just...
09-22-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,624
Posted By drexappeal

Very simple DIY. No, you don't have to remove...

Very simple DIY. No, you don't have to remove the bumper to install it, just need to turn the steering wheel all the way to access the inside wheel well lining screw holes.
09-22-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Nope. Before they had these ebay ones available,...

Nope. Before they had these ebay ones available, e1000 was one of the first ones to make it work with resistors soldered into the the 194 LED bulbs. They worked great for a little while, but I...
09-21-2009, 09:33 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Well, the ones I currently had were custom made...

Well, the ones I currently had were custom made ones by e1000 and they looked fine, but either the resistor or the bulb went bad. I'll just have to see when I install them.

Had PIAA Xenon Whites...
09-21-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

I'm a little concerned that the city light bulbs...

I'm a little concerned that the city light bulbs will have too much "blue" tint to match the OEM 4300K HID light output.

I already bought the bulbs and the seller said they only have the white...
09-21-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

What boring pics...LOL...j/k, bro. Although I've...

What boring pics...LOL...j/k, bro. Although I've seen your car 10 million times in person, still pops out in pics for sure.

You gonna stick with the LM's or gonna swap out again, after another...
09-21-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,183
Posted By drexappeal

Thanks for posting this up. I'm actually gonna...

Thanks for posting this up. I'm actually gonna try them out now, since you said you've had your city lights in for about a month without any issues.

I bet these lighting guys saw all the money...
09-14-2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Awesome, Bro. Have to add that on my reminders,...

Awesome, Bro. Have to add that on my reminders, so I don't forget to look at it.
09-14-2009, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Really? How? Take pics and explain!...LOL...I...

Really? How? Take pics and explain!...LOL...I may want a new mod now...hahahaha
09-08-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 839
Posted By drexappeal

Pics look awesome, MJ!

Pics look awesome, MJ!
09-05-2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Probably not gonna do it. I actually like my...

Probably not gonna do it. I actually like my current setup.
09-04-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,849
Posted By drexappeal

Wow, interesting that you mention this, Glyn. I...

Wow, interesting that you mention this, Glyn. I live in the hills and suring my commute home, I'll punch it to WOT, just to get up the hill a little faster. I wonder if that contributes to my never...
09-04-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Ooh, Progressive ME's? I was considering those...

Ooh, Progressive ME's? I was considering those before I got the Superleggera's.
09-04-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,849
Posted By drexappeal

I've heard of different issues in the 2005...

I've heard of different issues in the 2005 models, that I never really encountered in my 2004.5., knock on wood. A lot of it having to deal with CEL, but all different issues though.

The only...
09-04-2009, 01:20 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Nope. My cousin did the wiring for me, cuz he...

Nope. My cousin did the wiring for me, cuz he has more experience/expertise on it.

We took a pre-existing (PIAA) wiring harness that he had for some other foglights (and didn't use), wired those...
09-03-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

LOL...Nope. Bracket was made specifically for my...

LOL...Nope. Bracket was made specifically for my front MH-Dezent front bumper. Practically impossible to get. It was a pain in the butt just for me to find a vendor willing to get it for me.
...
09-03-2009, 08:32 PM
09-03-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Well, we'll see how my INVO's do after I get my...

Well, we'll see how my INVO's do after I get my first side-to-side rotation and if it helps any.

If it doesn't, maybe I'll try the NT555's next. Thing is, it looks like it has a thicker sidewall,...
09-03-2009, 03:10 PM
09-03-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

The NT555's looks like there's a sacrifice in...

The NT555's looks like there's a sacrifice in ride comfort, but overall a decent tire. Wet traction wasn't given great reviews, which is slightly important to me during the rainy season (especially...
09-02-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

We'll see. It's free to swap sides on my...

We'll see. It's free to swap sides on my alignment anyway, so I'll still do it and hopefully it'll help the tires last a little longer.
09-02-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Quieter than the Goodyear GS-D3's and those were...

Quieter than the Goodyear GS-D3's and those were already quiet to begin with.

They are asymmetrical and non-directional, which means I actually get to rotate from one side to another (obviously, I...
09-01-2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Nitto is made by Toyo, so the Invo's will work...

Nitto is made by Toyo, so the Invo's will work just as well for your LM's, Frank. Nitto was made to sell as Toyo's "High Performance" line, under a different company name (basically, Marketing...
09-01-2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Here are some pics of my new Nitto INVO tires. ...

Here are some pics of my new Nitto INVO tires. So far, they have MUCH better clearance than the Goodyear GSD3's. The reports/complaints about the sidewalls being "too soft" or "softer" than other...
08-28-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Oh, we are?...I thought we were doing that during...

Oh, we are?...I thought we were doing that during the week next week?
08-28-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

It depends. The amount of times I got the ticket...

It depends. The amount of times I got the ticket it was over a 15-16 year period already (from when I was 16 to now), but if the violations happened 2 times a year, I'd think that it'd be something...
08-27-2009, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

WLA at the tire place I have my alignment deal...

WLA at the tire place I have my alignment deal with. Goin' for Nitto Invo's since they just released 265/30R19 and none of us have tried them out on our car yet, so I figured I'd give them a shot. ...
08-27-2009, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Wuddup! Well, Mikey, if they were more leniant...

Wuddup! Well, Mikey, if they were more leniant in West LA as compared to OC, I would ditch it...LOL.

But, after 6 fix-its between my MX6 and Benz, I'm tired of the hassle.
08-27-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Yup. It's above the legal height. Officer at...

Yup. It's above the legal height. Officer at CHP signed off, so they can't say crap...LOL.
08-27-2009, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Out of necessity and to get rid of the hassle of...

Out of necessity and to get rid of the hassle of having to ever deal with it again, I got a new "front plate" mod for my car. It's a "Show-N-Go" license plate frame that was originally designed for...
08-24-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 536
Views: 60,820
Posted By drexappeal

Some of the LED's either burned out or just...

Some of the LED's either burned out or just stopped lighting up. That was after 1 year worth of use, but I eventually switched them out with the regular bulb version.

I still have them, but I...
08-24-2009, 05:50 PM
Forum: W211 AMG
08-24-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Looks awesome, MJ!

Looks awesome, MJ!
08-21-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Did you send email yet? We gotta make it early...

Did you send email yet? We gotta make it early afternoon though. Gotta do some stuff in the morning.
08-19-2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,000
Posted By drexappeal

I'm actually leaning towards getting the Invo's. ...

I'm actually leaning towards getting the Invo's. Worse case scenario, they're decent enough tires that I'll keep them until they're done and change out on my next set in a year and a 1/2.

At...
08-19-2009, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

A little 'bit of both for me. :tear::rolf:

A little 'bit of both for me. :tear::rolf:
08-19-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,000
Posted By drexappeal

Thanks for the breakdown of your evaluation. ...

Thanks for the breakdown of your evaluation. GS-D3's over the Invos...okay, maybe I'll have to re-think this. I really like the GS-D3's a lot and actually ended up with them by mistake because the...
08-19-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

Thanx, bro. Found out I might need new tires in...

Thanx, bro. Found out I might need new tires in the rear, so audio stuff is on hold, but will keep it in mind for future.

Drive N photoshoot sounds good to me, now that my car is done.
08-19-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,000
Posted By drexappeal

Kinda funny because I didn't think anybody on...

Kinda funny because I didn't think anybody on MBWorld was running on the Invos. Glad this thread came up in a google search.

I was looking for reviews on the Invos, since it looks like I might...
08-18-2009, 09:29 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Shoot. I think you and I both spent more on...

Shoot. I think you and I both spent more on fixes/maintenance within the past couple weeks than some of the w203 members have spent on mods the entire time they've had the car, so I wouldn't have...
08-18-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Thank God the whistling wasn't something more...

Thank God the whistling wasn't something more serious. Although, when I heared it a couple weekends ago, I thought the whistle was kinda menacing...LOL...like your car sounded even meaner taking off...
08-18-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1,352
Views: 82,248
Posted By drexappeal

I recently had my starter go bad (I have no clue...

I recently had my starter go bad (I have no clue how it happened, considering it's not a common problem w/ newer models).

For those of you looking for a good non-dealer service repair place on the...
08-06-2009, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

As long as your car gets back to being a beast,...

As long as your car gets back to being a beast, it'll all be worth it in the long run. Right now, it may be hurtful to the wallet, but you won't regret it later when it's running strong!
08-06-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

DOH...Damn, dude. Sorry to hear all that.

DOH...Damn, dude. Sorry to hear all that.
08-04-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Yeah, I thought this week, since Phil's b'day is...

Yeah, I thought this week, since Phil's b'day is today.

Happy B'day, Phil!
07-30-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Just keep me posted. Worse comes to worse,...

Just keep me posted.

Worse comes to worse, we can go to Pink Taco...again. :rolf:
Forum: W211 AMG
07-28-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 443,786
Posted By drexappeal

Still spending money? :word:

Still spending money? :word:
07-28-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Phil's b'day next week! If you guys organize...

Phil's b'day next week! If you guys organize one, lemme know.

Can't do any weekends until after the weekend of the 15th.
07-27-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 87,216
Posted By drexappeal

Makes me want a new car...:rolf: Pic is...

Makes me want a new car...:rolf:

Pic is awesome, bro!
07-24-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

Better update than I was anticipating, Frank, so...

Better update than I was anticipating, Frank, so hopefully whatever clears the misfire on #4 will be less labor intensive and cheaper than what you've already spent.
07-16-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,054
Posted By drexappeal

I'm locking this thread because this was posted...

I'm locking this thread because this was posted prior to ALL the cleanup I did a few years back, which again MANY of the new members have absolutely NO clue about what I did to clean up this forum...
07-16-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 189,925
Posted By drexappeal

The bolded part of your quote I think pretty much...

The bolded part of your quote I think pretty much sums up why they did it. I'm sure the thought was that "if" anything like that were to go bad, they make money on people wanting to repair the m112...
07-10-2009, 06:10 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

There's your solution. Drive like Phil all the...

There's your solution. Drive like Phil all the time and you won't have a problem...:rolf:
07-09-2009, 09:42 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Frank - exhaust leak definitely wouldn't cause...

Frank - exhaust leak definitely wouldn't cause bad idle. I had a leak in my headers before, remember?
07-09-2009, 06:02 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Like MJ's?...:rolf: I don't even think we're in...

Like MJ's?...:rolf: I don't even think we're in the rear view mirror anymore with all the gadgets and mods he's purchased since he got the w211
07-08-2009, 09:53 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Damn, sorry to hear that, Frank. I was hoping...

Damn, sorry to hear that, Frank. I was hoping for the best.

If you really get desparate for answers, you can drive out to my guy by my pad to have them check it out. Just hit me up on my cell...
07-07-2009, 09:14 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Well, that's good and okay news. Keep us updated...

Well, that's good and okay news. Keep us updated on the status.
07-01-2009, 01:08 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Actually, when we tested it on my car, the...

Actually, when we tested it on my car, the benefit was felt in the lower rpm's in the lower gears.
06-30-2009, 07:32 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

Okay, I'm chiming in here briefly because the...

Okay, I'm chiming in here briefly because the thread keeps getting bumped and I've been too busy with work to respond.

Here's the thing. You do realize that mig888 is the FIRST to do a bored out...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-31-2009, 05:12 AM
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Posted By drexappeal

Got your text! Nice! Can't say I'm surprised at...

Got your text! Nice! Can't say I'm surprised at all. SI tune ftw.

Did you take home the dyno sheets?
05-28-2009, 03:29 AM
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Posted By drexappeal

Please read the Terms of use and the stickies on...

Please read the Terms of use and the stickies on the top of the forum. If you choose to make the board cluttered with topics that have been discussed in the past, please keep in mind that threads of...
05-22-2009, 05:59 PM
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Posted By drexappeal

OIC

OIC
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