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05-09-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

Ok, So still on the hunt. Does anyone have an...

Ok, So still on the hunt. Does anyone have an information on the differential gear set ? such as gear ratio, part numbers for the ring and pinion, Where gear set can be purchased?

Thanks in...
05-01-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

No, not yet, but will check it out next time I...

No, not yet, but will check it out next time I get it on the lift..

Thanks
05-01-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

OK, Thanks for posting. Still in the process of...

OK, Thanks for posting. Still in the process of looking at one here. Thanks
04-30-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

The flex disc looks fine. I checked with the...

The flex disc looks fine. I checked with the dealer and said they rarely replace them. Not out of the question though.
04-23-2019, 01:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

Chasing a bit of a clunk going from drive into...

Chasing a bit of a clunk going from drive into reverse, does your car do it, more so when hot? Also when I accel from a light there is a bit of a clunk, I think the break pads are sticking and my LSD...
04-20-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

Msg me a price, where are you located? Can u txt...

Msg me a price, where are you located? Can u txt me a pic? Thanks
04-20-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

Yes I need the entire diff, housing, internals...

Yes I need the entire diff, housing, internals etc. Is that what you have? If you installed an lsd, you wouldn’t generally replace the housing and all.
04-20-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

Im looking for a complete rear diff, pumpkin and...

Im looking for a complete rear diff, pumpkin and all, thank you
04-20-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 747
Posted By Merc63

I went through a few of Weistecs original single...

I went through a few of Weistecs original single bearing pulleys and a tensioner. Replaced them with double bearing pulleys and been good for a while now. Check alignment, Idlers can go on backwards...
04-20-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By Merc63

Been a while but I am here, 115,000km

Been a while but I am here, 115,000km
04-20-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,096
Posted By Merc63

115,000km on mine with half of that under stage 3...

115,000km on mine with half of that under stage 3 weistec power and it purrs like a kitten.
04-20-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By Merc63

WANTED: Complete rear c63 diff.

Im looking for a complete read C63 diff with low km/miles on it, if anyone has one, please msg me, thanks!
01-18-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By Merc63

Thanks. I have the oem parts local, just need the...

Thanks. I have the oem parts local, just need the lsd. I think my stock unit is game over.
01-17-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By Merc63

Anywhere else? Seems expensive.

Anywhere else? Seems expensive.
01-17-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By Merc63

WTB: Wavetrack LSD

Where can I find a wavetrack LSD and install kit with bearings, flanges, seals, etc? Anyone selling on here for a deal?
12-24-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By Merc63

WTB: Rear differential and front fenders

Im looking for a complete rear differential and two (hopefully black) L/R front fenders. Located in Canada but would take from USA.

Give me a buzz if anyone has these, cheers.
08-12-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,876
Posted By Merc63

Did you try the 57mm? With race gas if it does...

Did you try the 57mm? With race gas if it does another 60rwhp will be pushing these engines pretty hard. Thought the cast internals were only good for 700rwhp?
08-05-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,876
Posted By Merc63

How much is a Gen 3 head unit? Completely bolt...

How much is a Gen 3 head unit? Completely bolt on?

brad are u hitting those runs with meth?

So there was a 60hp gain peak or through most of the curve? Not used to those kw graphs myself.
...
06-23-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 736
Posted By Merc63

Rear end clunk noise.

Started noticing a rear end clunk noise when taking off from a stop and going from drive to reverse with the brakes held. The noise is more prodominate when the car has been driven and hot. After a...
12-06-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,049
Posted By Merc63

Shell Rotella T6 5w40 and your lifters wont look...

Shell Rotella T6 5w40 and your lifters wont look like that :) Please don't follow the MB 15000km oil intervals, its way too long.
12-06-2017, 12:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,681
Posted By Merc63

Whats the saving vs Weistec? $1000? Whats your...

Whats the saving vs Weistec? $1000? Whats your end game, do you plan on using the over drive pulley, headers, etc? Who's going to tune the car with the over drive pulley, they don't offer...
12-06-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By Merc63

Still for sale if anyone needs!

Still for sale if anyone needs!
12-06-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,332
Posted By Merc63

Did you remove the cams and check all the...

Did you remove the cams and check all the lifters? If they don't have any holes, crank bearing went.

Crank bearing will cause a loud ticking noise as the crank pings around. That's the first I've...
12-06-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,049
Posted By Merc63

Crazy crazy this thread lol. I've put engines...

Crazy crazy this thread lol. I've put engines back together with the timing off, they will start and throw a code. You must have had it really off for it not to fire if that's the issue.


I have...
11-17-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By Merc63

bump $880USD SHIPPED! Need gone!

bump $880USD SHIPPED! Need gone!
11-01-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By Merc63

Been running 750hp through a stock cast internal...

Been running 750hp through a stock cast internal m156 for 45,000km. Have pushed it at the track to 900hp a handful of times, with 109,000km on the clock, zero issues. Don't worry about a tune;)
10-31-2017, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1,131
Views: 321,475
Posted By Merc63

Ive seen bolts with very little corrosion stretch...

Ive seen bolts with very little corrosion stretch or break completely. The corrosion appears to be on the surface for the most part. If the bolts make you nervous, switch them out one at a time with...
10-31-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1,131
Views: 321,475
Posted By Merc63

I never read that far back, been reading the same...

I never read that far back, been reading the same thing on here for too many years.
10-31-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Merc63

Oh ya, pull the spark plugs and check them out...

Oh ya, pull the spark plugs and check them out for fouling. If they haven't been changed in a while, change them.
10-31-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Merc63

Says he installed headers, did he not? Usually...

Says he installed headers, did he not? Usually headers cause o2 problems after install. Where are the o2s installed on the headers? Is there any leaks up stream?

These cars run closed loop 24/7,...
10-31-2017, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,131
Views: 321,475
Posted By Merc63

Its not really the corrosion, its the design of...

Its not really the corrosion, its the design of the bolt with the female torx head and limited material on the cross section of the head. Sure the corrosion doesn't help, but I think the flaw is in...
10-31-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By Merc63

BUMP

BUMP
10-31-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Merc63

Highly educated guess and experience.

Highly educated guess and experience.
10-29-2017, 10:27 AM
10-21-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,049
Posted By Merc63

Fuel trims that high should have pop a code. They...

Fuel trims that high should have pop a code. They shouldn't be that high. Have you checked the o2 sensors?
10-02-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By Merc63

FS, SLS m156 lifters.

Anyone need a complete set of brand new sealed box MB lifters for the m156 SLS updated?

$900 usd plus ship
10-02-2017, 09:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,970
Posted By Merc63

I keep mine on the the low side of the level,...

I keep mine on the the low side of the level, otherwise it just burns it off.
10-01-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,477
Posted By Merc63

These cars run closed loop which is 24/7 feedback...

These cars run closed loop which is 24/7 feedback from the primary o2 sensors to regulate fuel trims. If these sensors are not functioning or receiving false readings, all kinds of problems will...
10-01-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

Well the trans has appeared to repair itself. I...

Well the trans has appeared to repair itself. I drove about 300km yesterday, trans is shifting into 4th normal again. The 4th downshift has also smoothed out. The power cut is completely gone and it...
10-01-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,477
Posted By Merc63

Pull your spark plugs and check them, likely...

Pull your spark plugs and check them, likely fouled up. Change them. If it persists change primary o2 sensors.
09-26-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

I change it back right when I get home from the...

I change it back right when I get home from the track. Adapts very quickly to it, but trans is still screwed :(
09-25-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

Fuel trims seem good. Fluid was a bit dark but...

Fuel trims seem good. Fluid was a bit dark but still red to it, didn't smell burnt. There was very little to no grim on the magnets. I'm dropping the valve body and will post pics of the screens. Is...
Forum: W213 AMG
09-24-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 22,193
Posted By Merc63

What's the horsepower after these and a tune?

What's the horsepower after these and a tune?
09-24-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 502
Posted By Merc63

You have the sensors plugged in backyards. Bank 1...

You have the sensors plugged in backyards. Bank 1 into 2. It happens if you don't mark the cables.
09-23-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 674
Posted By Merc63

Mercedes doesn't typically rebuild trans, they...

Mercedes doesn't typically rebuild trans, they just order a new one. Bring to a trans shop with 722.9 experience.
09-23-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

No simply drained pan, removed, switch filter,...

No simply drained pan, removed, switch filter, filled with 5L ran to temp, drained excess and plugged.
09-23-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

Do you think it could be an adaption issue with...

Do you think it could be an adaption issue with the new fluid? C and S mode shift fine but only M does it? I've been driving in C mode letting the fluid beak in and hoping for some adaption... I did...
09-20-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

I think it was slipping for a few shifts at the...

I think it was slipping for a few shifts at the track, then it goes into a cut power similar to a rev limiter shifts then applies power now.
09-20-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

You would think so, but this is the second time...

You would think so, but this is the second time I've had this issue.
09-20-2017, 09:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

I don't think they refer to it as that on their...

I don't think they refer to it as that on their site anymore... I've been chatting with them and they've made some suggestions to try. Force adaptation and cleaning solenoids, which I will try...
09-19-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

Thanks I'll grab one soon. How did the trans...

Thanks I'll grab one soon.

How did the trans build go for you? How's it shifting etc now?
09-19-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

The car was drove all week after the fluid...

The car was drove all week after the fluid change, now that I realize this is an issue. critter it would make sense to drive it easily for many weeks to allow the clutches and fluid to mate up again...
09-17-2017, 02:47 PM
09-17-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,832
Posted By Merc63

Weistec trans down for the count again, don't change your fluid...

Changed fluid in the trans last weekend and I'm slipping and cutting power into 4th gear again now.

This is identical to the last issue I had, to a T. Right after a fluid change, with mb fluid...
09-14-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By Merc63

I'll pull it out today, off work, txt me.

I'll pull it out today, off work, txt me.
09-11-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By Merc63

Larger fluid capacity will only increase time it...

Larger fluid capacity will only increase time it takes to overheat not solve the heat problem. The weistec pan has -8 fittings for an additional cooler that could be mounted under the trunk with a...
09-11-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,583
Posted By Merc63

Speaking of efficiency and air temps. Where can I...

Speaking of efficiency and air temps. Where can I find some info regarding this on whipple blowers. I'm looking for efficiency graphs and outlet air temps.

Does anyone know where dangerous IATs...
09-11-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,583
Posted By Merc63

Pushing 45,000km under stage 3 power, no issues....

Pushing 45,000km under stage 3 power, no issues. These engines are beasts.

Your trans will be the only concern. It should last a while under stage 2.


Mr747, stage2 with DRs pump fuel full...
09-07-2017, 09:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,877
Posted By Merc63

8 years and still loving it. Not much else I...

8 years and still loving it. Not much else I would entertain buying. The 18 E63 is beautiful, but lots of coin for a car...
09-03-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By Merc63

AutoMeter dashlink

Anyone using one of these for logging? I bought one but I can't get it to connect. It works in other cars but says odb2 error on mine.

Any ideas? Or anyone using with success?
09-02-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By Merc63

These engines should benefit from a bit extra...

These engines should benefit from a bit extra octane at the track due to their electronic timing control. The ecm won't pull much timing and will protect from ping.

I'd shoot for 100oxtane no...
Forum: Parting Out
08-31-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,301
Posted By Merc63

How much for the heads and black bottoms of the...

How much for the heads and black bottoms of the air boxes?

Where is the crack on the block?
08-29-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 954
Posted By Merc63

I have booth those codes, thoufhtbthey don't...

I have booth those codes, thoufhtbthey don't affect anything either. Why do you say that about fuel trims?
08-28-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,835
Posted By Merc63

How much for the rears and what do they weigh?

How much for the rears and what do they weigh?
08-28-2017, 02:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 998
Posted By Merc63

My buddy that owns a wheel shop found me a bad...

My buddy that owns a wheel shop found me a bad ass drag setup. Enkei PF01 17s with wobble bolts, they are around 15lbs a rim, with hooiser dot drags. 275/40/17

I had to cut the weights off the...
08-28-2017, 01:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 998
Posted By Merc63

Thanks guys. I finally had the balls to install...

Thanks guys. I finally had the balls to install the 60mm pulley and really let it rip. This car is a complete and utter animal like this. A poor Yamaha R6 rolled up beside me on the way home from the...
08-27-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 998
Posted By Merc63

Haven't installed the meth yet. That was...

Haven't installed the meth yet. That was switching pulley at home, throw some race gas in and drive out to the track, no trailer.
08-27-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 998
Posted By Merc63

Thank you, yep edmonton.

Thank you, yep edmonton.
08-27-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 998
Posted By Merc63

Weistec stage 3 1/4mile results

Did a personal best of 10.22 at 137mph Friday night in 2200-2400 DA. This was done with the 60mm, 94/116 Fuse mix and seats out.

Managed to cut a 1.52 60ft which is also a best so far. Weistec...
Forum: Parting Out
08-25-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,698
Posted By Merc63

Damn, 7k for smashed up engine and trans... do...

Damn, 7k for smashed up engine and trans... do you have the lsd?
08-24-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 848
Posted By Merc63

That's what mine was doing, check for stored...

That's what mine was doing, check for stored codes... was the fuel pressure sensor.
08-23-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,176
Posted By Merc63

I'm getting a bit of a shake in the seat too,...

I'm getting a bit of a shake in the seat too, around 130kmh. I had all tires relaced and rims fixed/balanced etc. Very annoying.
08-23-2017, 01:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

Wheels plus, boost juice.

Wheels plus, boost juice.
08-22-2017, 02:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

Well I had some extra pumps and control modules...

Well I had some extra pumps and control modules from my smashed car, I switched them over tonight and still the code came back... I went to a buddies and switched fuel pressure sensors, code gone so...
08-20-2017, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

I have the pumps from my wrote off car, I'm going...

I have the pumps from my wrote off car, I'm going to try those first. Thanks guys
08-20-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

Where $300 each? I was quoted $1500 CND, for two...

Where $300 each? I was quoted $1500 CND, for two at the dealer.
08-20-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

Pretty sure my fuel pumps are toast, car will...

Pretty sure my fuel pumps are toast, car will barely start and idle.

Got a load of codes last night, rich bank 1/2, fuel press codes etc.
08-19-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By Merc63

Code p0191

I switched to a smaller pulley, the car was running fine initially but now it won't cruise. I keep getting huge power loss on and off, it dies than comes back on so hard it hammers the driveline.
...
08-16-2017, 08:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Merc63

520rwtq at 3000rpm, don't really need to drive...

520rwtq at 3000rpm, don't really need to drive the piss out of it to get moving.
08-15-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Merc63

Stock cast engine internals from non pp car,...

Stock cast engine internals from non pp car, upgraded to arp head studs. Just did 678rwhp at 12psi with race gas.
08-15-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,039
Posted By Merc63

I've been running it for two years now works...

I've been running it for two years now works great. I buy 20L at a time on sale. Use it in all my trucks.

Another thing to note, don't follow the MB drain intervals, if you're hearing start up...
08-15-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Merc63

It's my primary transport in the summer.

It's my primary transport in the summer.
08-14-2017, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,272
Posted By Merc63

687rwhp if I converted that correctly? That's...

687rwhp if I converted that correctly? That's pretty damn close to me, was that your car? Thanks buddy
08-14-2017, 11:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,039
Posted By Merc63

Drain the oil and fill it with Shell Rotella 5w40...

Drain the oil and fill it with Shell Rotella 5w40 T6, thank me later
08-14-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,272
Posted By Merc63

Weistec stage 3 owners, dyno sheets?

Just wondering what other guys have dyno'd their stage 3 cars at?

I just did some pulls on a mustang dyno that I did 566rwhp with 5-6psi with the belt slipping.

My balls finally dropped and I...
08-14-2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Merc63

105,000km on engine now.

105,000km on engine now.
08-14-2017, 01:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Merc63

45,000km/28,000 mile Weistec Stage 3 report

Ive had this stage 3 installed for nearly 45,000km now, I think its been around 4-5 years. Completely reliable.

We just got back from another 2500km road trip to BC, where we did about...
08-01-2017, 01:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By Merc63

Can you send me or post a pic please ?? I can txt...

Can you send me or post a pic please ?? I can txt u if that's easier
08-01-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By Merc63

How much of that pad tab can be trimmed???

How much of that pad tab can be trimmed???
08-01-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By Merc63

17x9 rear rim, anyone know which fits?

I'm looking for a light weight 17x9 rear rim for my drag tires 275/40/17.

Does anyone know which will fit? I had some enkei 17s ordered but the taper on the rim barrel hits the brake caliper at...
07-24-2017, 05:09 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,541
Posted By Merc63

I run 96-100c normally, always in manual mode....

I run 96-100c normally, always in manual mode. When hot out, 30c it gets up about 105c. Never seen 120c unless racing at the road course...

This is 20-25c ambient. Weistec has the fan programmed...
07-24-2017, 02:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,144
Posted By Merc63

Long term fuel trim is out of whack. How's your...

Long term fuel trim is out of whack. How's your plugs look? When has the o2 sensors ever been replaced?

I'd be talking to your tuner and asking why your long term fuel trim is so high.
07-22-2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 308
Posted By Merc63

MAP sensor reading wrong would cause all kinds of...

MAP sensor reading wrong would cause all kinds of codes like this. Start with the cheapest and easiest, new MAP sensor, see what happens.

The misfires are a result of a mixture error don't pay...
07-21-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,790
Posted By Merc63

How much is the trunk and shipping to Edmonton...

How much is the trunk and shipping to Edmonton Canada?
07-21-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By Merc63

These are the ones I was looking at and I was...

These are the ones I was looking at and I was told the 19s won't fit the front and clear the brake caliper... damnit
07-20-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By Merc63

Red face Light weight after market wheels!??

I have TsW interlaggos, they are all bent etc, time for a change. Looking for a light weight rim in 19s that would also have a 17 inch option for the rear to run a 275/40/17 drag tire.

Looking...
07-11-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By Merc63

20-21 with 10lbs boost. NA engine should be...

20-21 with 10lbs boost.

NA engine should be low 30s
07-11-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,786
Posted By Merc63

Pretty sure I'm running it. I didn't even realize...

Pretty sure I'm running it. I didn't even realize they changed it. All I know for sure is no more clatter on hot starts.
07-10-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,786
Posted By Merc63

So are we still running the new T6 which isn't...

So are we still running the new T6 which isn't gasoline engine rated?
07-08-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,223
Posted By Merc63

No way am I taking them off and re installing...

No way am I taking them off and re installing again, its the worst.
07-07-2017, 11:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,223
Posted By Merc63

Dads hood is good, it's has lots of vents. The...

Dads hood is good, it's has lots of vents. The heat the comes straight up from the headers is right where he has a about 4-5 slots. I just ordered one.
07-06-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,865
Posted By Merc63

Data log and check throttles fuel trims maf...

Data log and check throttles fuel trims maf timing etc
07-06-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 711
Posted By Merc63

Electricity still comes from coal fired power...

Electricity still comes from coal fired power plants here... lol
07-05-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 632
Posted By Merc63

Do it with the engine hot.

Do it with the engine hot.
07-05-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,223
Posted By Merc63

Yes I am interested what's info?

Yes I am interested what's info?
07-05-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By Merc63

My engine is quiet with shell rotella T6 5w40. ...

My engine is quiet with shell rotella T6 5w40.

Lifters will pop out with heads on and cams removed.
07-05-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,223
Posted By Merc63

The 507 vents look small. With headers and the...

The 507 vents look small. With headers and the blower my under hood temps are crazy., I need some vents to release the heat.

Clark, thanks for the reply, where did you order it from?
07-05-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By Merc63

How many km? It's likely the cam adjusters...

How many km? It's likely the cam adjusters rattling. Cold start or hot start?
07-04-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,223
Posted By Merc63

Carbon fibre hood?

Anyone have a dads CF hood for sale?


Seibon makes a vented CF hood, has anyone bought one?

http://seiboncarbon.com/products/gt-style-carbon-fiber-hood-for-2007-2009-mercedes-benz-c63.html
07-03-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 659
Posted By Merc63

ECU, wanted.

Does anyone have an ECU for sale?
07-02-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 52,690
Posted By Merc63

I'd be interested in the original carbon hood...

I'd be interested in the original carbon hood with the heat releases. Are we getting a buy going?
06-30-2017, 01:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Ohhh, I was looking at your pics seen a built...

Ohhh, I was looking at your pics seen a built engine, thought you went all out. Damn, im going to throw on that 60 pulley and let her buck. What boost do you see with the 67mm and 60mm? I am 9-10psi...
06-30-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

I thought you did a built forged engine?? Can't...

I thought you did a built forged engine?? Can't you run the 60mm everyday with that engine??

Can the stock fuel system supply enough fuel for the 60mm?

Whats your current setup now, Im outta...
06-30-2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

I have a boost gauge, its tucked away under the...

I have a boost gauge, its tucked away under the hood since I verified boost, I didn't really look at it much. Its now zip tied onto the wiper blade lol.

My old green gates belt, I never had a...
06-29-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Damn I had two ecus and sold them. Should have...

Damn I had two ecus and sold them. Should have kept one.
06-29-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

So you ran the 60mm with the stock cast...

So you ran the 60mm with the stock cast internals?? I don't make the same psi because I'm at elevation... do you have a specific tune for the 60mm? The tune should adapt to the increased air Steve...
06-29-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

The two belts I'm comparing are different. They...

The two belts I'm comparing are different. They should be around the same size I assume. The new belt is way tighter and working great.

This is my third belt now. It's the gates green belt, seems...
06-29-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

It was belt slip fellas! The old belt was 2"...

It was belt slip fellas! The old belt was 2" longer than the new green gates belt. No signs of slipping or dust. Hitting 9-10psi now.
06-29-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Mr747, did you run the smaller stage 3 pulley...

Mr747, did you run the smaller stage 3 pulley with the stock engine? What was the result?
06-29-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Anthony at Weistec has been helping me trouble...

Anthony at Weistec has been helping me trouble shoot, he's a smart guys and follows the logs for clues. The mass air flow values are down from a normal running stage 3 which he said is a sign of not...
06-28-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Even at 5-6psi it still puts a grin ear to ear....

Even at 5-6psi it still puts a grin ear to ear. When it's actually making full psi, it's a scud missle that can make you smile or scare the crap out of you.
06-28-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

I just pulled the air filters, cleaned the boxes...

I just pulled the air filters, cleaned the boxes and ran it, still 6psi.

I'm going to get that gates green belt that I had on it before, will install a new one tomorrow and see what happens.
...
06-28-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By Merc63

You don't need headstuds unless going with a...

You don't need headstuds unless going with a blower. The new bolts are perfectly fine and easier to install.
06-28-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

35-40,000km on the stock engine with stage 3...

35-40,000km on the stock engine with stage 3 power.
06-28-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

Well I took it to the dyno today for the first...

Well I took it to the dyno today for the first time ever. Only making 5-6 psi when it should be 10-11psi, there's my power loss.

Belt doesn't appear to be slipping, no dust, etc. The boost slowly...
06-28-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By Merc63

Ensure o2s are plugged into the proper banks,...

Ensure o2s are plugged into the proper banks, they are likely swapped and it says it.
06-24-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,179
Posted By Merc63

Mine has been whinning doing slow turns etc too....

Mine has been whinning doing slow turns etc too. Did you figure it out?
06-24-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,786
Posted By Merc63

I run shell rotella T6, engine is quieter I find....

I run shell rotella T6, engine is quieter I find. Price is good in the 20L. I use it in all my equipment and diesel trucks.
06-24-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,808
Posted By Merc63

My cars running like crap

I went to the track last night for the first time in a couple seasons. I've lost 4-5mph and 0.30-0.50 seconds on my 1/4 mile.

The car has about 40,000km with the stage 3. Just wondering if there...
04-12-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,239
Posted By Merc63

Killin it, congrats man!

Killin it, congrats man!
02-10-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,993
Posted By Merc63

0w40 is way too thin, it's like water. Use above....

0w40 is way too thin, it's like water. Use above.

If it's not cam adjusters it's the lifters bleeding down. You can replace them with the sls lifters.

I've been using shell rotella T6 5w40 and...
02-10-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,883
Posted By Merc63

Nice to see some familiar faces holding it down,...

Nice to see some familiar faces holding it down, right on.
02-06-2017, 01:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,883
Posted By Merc63

There is some familiar names, I come on once and...

There is some familiar names, I come on once and awhile and don't see anyone posting I recognize.

Roadtalon, yep that coupe is actually nice, but the price tag and then mods to get some decent...
02-05-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,883
Posted By Merc63

Ya those SRT 8s have come a long way. I drive a...

Ya those SRT 8s have come a long way. I drive a diesel truck in the winter.
02-05-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,883
Posted By Merc63

About 1million here, I think only a manager had...

About 1million here, I think only a manager had an 08.

Jason, looks like it, don't recognize anyone anymore, think lots of guys move on. Some of us still holding it down. None of the new cars do...
02-05-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,883
Posted By Merc63

Any old school members left?

Man time flys, 2009 when I bought my first C63, no one knew what they were back then, it was the second one in the city. Fast forward now everyone knows the name and sound of a C63, they have sure...
01-06-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 526
Posted By Merc63

Adjuster gasket, about 20 bucks and half hour to...

Adjuster gasket, about 20 bucks and half hour to pop that off.
12-18-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,599
Posted By Merc63

Because you're head gasket is leaking coolant...

Because you're head gasket is leaking coolant into the combustion chamber.
12-18-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,020
Posted By Merc63

Did you just have the headers installed? If so,...

Did you just have the headers installed? If so, confirm the primary o2 sensors are connected to the correct exhaust streams. If they are crossed, it will do this after a bit of driving and the ECU is...
10-18-2016, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By Merc63

Rear Springs 100$ plus shipping.

Rear Springs 100$ plus shipping.
10-08-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Merc63

I have two sets of sec cats. They are heavy and...

I have two sets of sec cats. They are heavy and long for shipping
10-08-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,955
Posted By Merc63

The weistec v2 Trans shifts hard, I love it.

The weistec v2 Trans shifts hard, I love it.
10-04-2016, 01:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,955
Posted By Merc63

Renntech.

Renntech.
10-03-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,955
Posted By Merc63

You'll need the transmission. It won't hold the...

You'll need the transmission. It won't hold the power longer than a week or so.
09-29-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

Yes I've done a couple here and my mechanic buddy...

Yes I've done a couple here and my mechanic buddy has done lots now. What would go wrong I don't get what people are worried about...
09-27-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

It's fine lol. If you removed one at a time, it's...

It's fine lol. If you removed one at a time, it's going to be fine. Calculate how much clamping force 9 bolts have, where's the gasket going to go?? Simple physics.
09-26-2016, 11:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,071
Posted By Merc63

Make sure it's SAE and not the cheater factors....

Make sure it's SAE and not the cheater factors. STD DIN etc.
09-26-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

Speed sensor on all 4 wheels plugged in? ...

Speed sensor on all 4 wheels plugged in?

What exactly is happening for codes and not working?
09-26-2016, 12:44 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

Did you put the pulley back on and the belt...

Did you put the pulley back on and the belt correctly.
09-26-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,062
Posted By Merc63

Ps, knock (detonation) and pre ignition are two...

Ps, knock (detonation) and pre ignition are two different terms.

What your describing is knock or detonation. Pre-ignition destroys engines in no time. Knock is the fuel mixture lighting up too...
09-26-2016, 12:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,062
Posted By Merc63

Computer is adjusting timing 100s if not 1000s...

Computer is adjusting timing 100s if not 1000s times a second... hook a scanner to it and check your timing, see if it's retarding. I run 91 Oct with 10lbs of boost, I can feel it pull some timing...
09-24-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

You could run it then change the oil shortly...

You could run it then change the oil shortly after.
09-24-2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,062
Posted By Merc63

Doubt it detonating. Engine has knock sensors...

Doubt it detonating. Engine has knock sensors that would retard the timing. It's likely lifter or cam adjuster chatter.
09-23-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

Put the new lifters in, I didn't know mine, they...

Put the new lifters in, I didn't know mine, they looked the same as yours. Now they are making noise on start ups and losing prime.

You didn't need to fully remove the cam phaser from the cam just...
09-21-2016, 01:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 913
Posted By Merc63

What's the timing on the bench 67mm tune? That's...

What's the timing on the bench 67mm tune? That's what I will be using and just letting it adapt. Isn't timing 20-21?
09-20-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 913
Posted By Merc63

Is your engine internals still stock? Steve told...

Is your engine internals still stock? Steve told me when I bought the smaller pulley to just put it on and run face fuel, to let the tune adapt.
09-20-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 913
Posted By Merc63

What is the power difference between the two...

What is the power difference between the two pulleys?

Do you have two Ecus or did you let the 67mm tune adapt to the 60mm?
09-11-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 46,331
Posted By Merc63

Nope

Nope
09-11-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

Drain from the rad bottom will be lots then use...

Drain from the rad bottom will be lots then use the sucker down each hole.
09-11-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 33,608
Posted By Merc63

You bet you drain the coolant. The bolts go...

You bet you drain the coolant. The bolts go through the water jacket. You need a pneumatic vacuum thingy to suck the fluid from every hole you remove a bolt from. Brake clean with a screw driver and...
09-10-2016, 11:10 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 46,331
Posted By Merc63

No sorry

No sorry
09-03-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 688
Posted By Merc63

You realize these shops pay their techs hourly...

You realize these shops pay their techs hourly per job. Job pays 3hrs, if tech does it in 2hrs, he makes 3hrs pay in 2hrs. Some of these techs are making 12-14hrs in an 8hr shift.
09-01-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,474
Posted By Merc63

Without air ducts you're going to suck lots of...

Without air ducts you're going to suck lots of hot engine air
08-30-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,461
Posted By Merc63

It's not only the tappets that can make noise,...

It's not only the tappets that can make noise, the cam adjusters can create a loud metallic sound on startup if they need to be replaced.
08-30-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,952
Posted By Merc63

Pics are in the thread when I built the car to...

Pics are in the thread when I built the car to stage 3.
08-30-2016, 12:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,952
Posted By Merc63

Replace the lifters with sls. My lifters are...

Replace the lifters with sls. My lifters are getting noisy, I changed oil, helped some.

If they have the Mercedes tools to remove the cams that would be a good start.
08-29-2016, 02:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,198
Posted By Merc63

Sure, what are they worth?

Sure, what are they worth?
08-29-2016, 02:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 868
Posted By Merc63

Pop the dust cover on the bell housing, look if...

Pop the dust cover on the bell housing, look if you have a torque converter or not.
08-29-2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,952
Posted By Merc63

Changing a bolt one at a time is completely fine...

Changing a bolt one at a time is completely fine if done correctly. Anyone that tells you otherwise blah. Just because they are a mechanic doesn't mean they are smart.

Diesel guys do this all the...
08-28-2016, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,198
Posted By Merc63

I have one of these with the lighting that moves.

I have one of these with the lighting that moves.
08-28-2016, 11:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,952
Posted By Merc63

If you got the $$ spend it

If you got the $$ spend it
08-18-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,074
Posted By Merc63

Belt tension is too tight or not aligned...

Belt tension is too tight or not aligned properly.

Buy a new tensioner, it could have the wrong spring or another issue.

Check pulleys are installed correctly, some can be installed backyards...
08-18-2016, 09:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,185
Posted By Merc63

Removing the fan is the worst part. It's easy to...

Removing the fan is the worst part. It's easy to change them out once you have the fan removed.
08-17-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,185
Posted By Merc63

You guys are recommending a guy that thinks his...

You guys are recommending a guy that thinks his head bolts popped, when clearly a belt issue to change it himself lol, not sure this is a good idea, take it to a shop.
08-16-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,185
Posted By Merc63

You lost power steering, alternator and your...

You lost power steering, alternator and your water pump.... Is your belt still on the engine ??

Sounds like a no brainer belt blew apart to me? Hopefully you didn't let that engine get too hot.
08-10-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,326
Posted By Merc63

No it's a design flaw. The cross sectional has...

No it's a design flaw. The cross sectional has minimal material at the head.
08-09-2016, 09:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,326
Posted By Merc63

Oh you think the coolant is going to eat away the...

Oh you think the coolant is going to eat away the metal? Ok I guess you have caustic acid as coolant lol.
08-09-2016, 09:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,249
Posted By Merc63

Go to a smaller shop that focuses on Mercedes and...

Go to a smaller shop that focuses on Mercedes and knows these engines. There is no way around doing this work now. Hope you aren't driving it.
08-09-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,326
Posted By Merc63

It's not the coolant, it's a design flaw and...

It's not the coolant, it's a design flaw and material flaw perhaps.
08-06-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 108,281
Posted By Merc63

I have one I think

I have one I think
08-04-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 46,331
Posted By Merc63

Doesn't have stainless trim

Doesn't have stainless trim
08-01-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By Merc63

I have a mb tech that does side jobs. Msg me and...

I have a mb tech that does side jobs. Msg me and he could look after this for you. Indy shop will rape you dry.
07-30-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,391
Posted By Merc63

That's not where I disconnected mine, good luck...

That's not where I disconnected mine, good luck getting that back in the correct spot now.
07-28-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Hmmmm interesting.

Hmmmm interesting.
07-28-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Anyone ever run the 60mm pulley with a stock...

Anyone ever run the 60mm pulley with a stock Non-forged internal engine?
07-27-2016, 10:59 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Physics is physics. He was doing what time before?

Physics is physics. He was doing what time before?
07-27-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

747 u did a stage 3 now right?

747 u did a stage 3 now right?
07-27-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Those Australian tracks run fast. Stage 2 is...

Those Australian tracks run fast. Stage 2 is running stage 3 times here.

That's about 3850lbs. Damn good time regardless.
07-27-2016, 03:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,450
Posted By Merc63

In short yes it does. It drains out of the cam...

In short yes it does. It drains out of the cam adjusters and tappets.
07-25-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Ya forged internals. I don't think it's worth the...

Ya forged internals. I don't think it's worth the risk right now. This car has been running too good, don't feel like blowing it up trying to be Mr Big D1ck.
07-25-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,450
Posted By Merc63

Seems the same. Really depends on ambient and...

Seems the same. Really depends on ambient and engine load.
07-25-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,450
Posted By Merc63

I find 0w40 causes valve train noise on some...

I find 0w40 causes valve train noise on some starts. Too thin.
07-25-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,531
Posted By Merc63

I'm pushing 37000km with a Weistec stage 3....

I'm pushing 37000km with a Weistec stage 3. Running like a champ.
07-25-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,293
Posted By Merc63

Is this a p31 forged internal engine? I have a...

Is this a p31 forged internal engine? I have a 60mm pulley but been too scared to try it...

Is he running straight headers no mufflers etc?

It says 13psi in the run... What boost did he hit...
07-24-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,450
Posted By Merc63

I've been using shell rotella t6 5w40 now. Had...

I've been using shell rotella t6 5w40 now. Had mobile 1 0w40, would get valve train clatter on hot starts. Nothing yet with the t6.
07-20-2016, 01:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,447
Posted By Merc63

HR springs are much better.

HR springs are much better.
07-20-2016, 01:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By Merc63

Excessive crank case pressure. Check your pcv

Excessive crank case pressure. Check your pcv
07-18-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,747
Posted By Merc63

Think dodger probably holds that title, tons of...

Think dodger probably holds that title, tons of weight removed from the car was his secret. For all out power, I think Renntech had their c63 flyin. Mthis was hitting really good times too NA.
07-18-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,646
Posted By Merc63

Best run I ever did NA, headers, race tune and...

Best run I ever did NA, headers, race tune and fuel, some weight removed 11.8. Best with blower 10.6. Haven't tried a run yet with the new trans. I think it would do better, shifts damn hard. My 10.6...
07-17-2016, 09:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By Merc63

Well it just an electric motor that turns the...

Well it just an electric motor that turns the plate, they are right in the intake and it's probably really hot in there.
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