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Forum: W211 AMG
05-28-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,273
Posted By e55amgrocket

I was talking from experience. I don't have the...

I was talking from experience. I don't have the screenshot from 2012 when we built it but it made 619 and ran a 10.51 the next day. I want to say it was still making 590's to 6700-6800 and peak was...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-28-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,273
Posted By e55amgrocket

The stock blower can and will support over 600hp....

The stock blower can and will support over 600hp. I've done it with track times to prove it. That was with ported heads, cams, intercooler mods etc and a Q16 race gas tune. I'll be the first to admit...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-09-2017, 10:42 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,609
Posted By e55amgrocket

Don't worry about M3diesel AKA Bruce Bejsovic /...

Don't worry about M3diesel AKA Bruce Bejsovic / TTM. Haters gonna hate and he sure is hating. :y
Forum: W211 AMG
04-16-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm tossing the idea around. Its a bad weekend to...

I'm tossing the idea around. Its a bad weekend to have it with the amount of people traveling for the 4th.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-12-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,265
Posted By e55amgrocket

The big 4.0-4.5 whipple are very hard on the...

The big 4.0-4.5 whipple are very hard on the crank. I've got a 4.5 whipple on my Shelby and had a built motor with a billet crank just to make it safer with that blower.
08-29-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,147
Posted By e55amgrocket

2 pass as in there's a divider on the inlet side...

2 pass as in there's a divider on the inlet side that separates the inlet feeds in the middle so it has 2 passages. I think I kinda explained that in my response but you already have one of these I...
08-27-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,147
Posted By e55amgrocket

It has been cut open and changed to a 2 pass...

It has been cut open and changed to a 2 pass cooler with front and rear feeds to keep the front and the back with cold water flowing thru them. Basically you are keeping the entire core cold that the...
08-26-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,147
Posted By e55amgrocket

I sold mine plus 2 others I modded for people and...

I sold mine plus 2 others I modded for people and I know of a few others that have them so there's more than a handful out there.

If your serious about 1/4 mile or 1/2 mile racing this...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-23-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 773
Posted By e55amgrocket

2003 and very early 2004 (2004's with build dates...

2003 and very early 2004 (2004's with build dates in 2003) did not have a spare.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-23-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 773
Posted By e55amgrocket

Wrong.

Wrong.
08-09-2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,147
Posted By e55amgrocket

One of the best mods you can do on a M113K.

One of the best mods you can do on a M113K.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-16-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,114
Posted By e55amgrocket

If your only going to run a 75 shot I would pull...

If your only going to run a 75 shot I would pull it off the rail before I went thru the hassle and cost of a fuel cell. Add a can of VP Octanium to 5 gallons of 93 pump and it will raise the octane...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-12-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,430
Posted By e55amgrocket

Cracked ringland. Seen it several times on these...

Cracked ringland. Seen it several times on these engines.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-12-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,042
Posted By e55amgrocket

Wet. I've never heard of any problems from...

Wet. I've never heard of any problems from spraying thru the supercharger. I have a friend that runs Q16 and sprays a 200 shot thru his Whipple and he's done it for years without a problem. Not a...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-11-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,042
Posted By e55amgrocket

Into the Y before the TB is better. When it's...

Into the Y before the TB is better. When it's into the surge tank the distribution isn't going to be nearly as good.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-16-2016, 10:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,249
Posted By e55amgrocket

Your wallet is lighter that's about what you can...

Your wallet is lighter that's about what you can expect.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-09-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By e55amgrocket

Carbon rotors and wheels with cheap shipping....

Carbon rotors and wheels with cheap shipping. Hmmmm. After spending $20-$25,000 for carbon wheels and carbon ceramic brakes the shipping shouldn't even matter.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-06-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By e55amgrocket

If they are the same as the m113 I can find the...

If they are the same as the m113 I can find the part number and you can order directly from ARP.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-06-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Thanks. I wanted something that looked a little...

Thanks. I wanted something that looked a little different than most.
Forum: W211 AMG
12-05-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Great pic! Not to good of an outing for me. In...

Great pic! Not to good of an outing for me. In the new tune the car would launch then bog hard before taking off again. My last past I finished my already hurt transmission off but it was a fun day....
Forum: W211 AMG
12-04-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Traction was hit and miss today. He ran 116mph to...

Traction was hit and miss today. He ran 116mph to the 1/8 on the 146mph pass. That's getting it done!!
Forum: W211 AMG
12-03-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'll be there.

I'll be there.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-28-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By e55amgrocket

Kleemans are mid length headers and they flat out...

Kleemans are mid length headers and they flat out work. I don't think the gain between the kleemans and MBH or ARH long tubes are very much at all. Torque might be a little better with the long tubes...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-25-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Look forward to meeting you!

Look forward to meeting you!
Forum: W211 AMG
11-24-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,101
Posted By e55amgrocket

I always ran 18" drag radials. They didn't last...

I always ran 18" drag radials. They didn't last long but traction was much improved
Forum: W211 AMG
11-22-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,168
Posted By e55amgrocket

[email protected] Nice pass!!! It's got to weigh less...

[email protected] Nice pass!!! It's got to weigh less than 4600lbs unless he took 2 friends down the track with him.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-22-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,078
Posted By e55amgrocket

The N/A heads will work fine and you don't have...

The N/A heads will work fine and you don't have to change the springs or the rockers. The springs are fine for the boost we run and the rocker bridges are the same 1.49 ratio on both heads. I would...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,999
Posted By e55amgrocket

M157 cars are heavier to begin with. Your not...

M157 cars are heavier to begin with. Your not going to see one of them pulling 1.42-1.45 60ft times anytime soon either. To put that 60ft time into perspective if it was a 1.52 it would of been right...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 06:54 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,999
Posted By e55amgrocket

Private rentals are usually pretty easy on the...

Private rentals are usually pretty easy on the rules because it's not a sanctioned event.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,999
Posted By e55amgrocket

I've got a few videos. I'll have to figure out...

I've got a few videos. I'll have to figure out how to post them or I'll put them on YouTube later.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

Most are mid 10's. There's a few in the high 9's....

Most are mid 10's. There's a few in the high 9's. DA is+200 so good but not great. Ahmad backed his 9.82 up with 2 9.71's back to back. Full interior and regular battery.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

Haven't seen any daylight yet but that was only...

Haven't seen any daylight yet but that was only the 2nd pass. It just Sh*ts and gets.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

Just went .11 faster and another 1mph. Car is...

Just went .11 faster and another 1mph. Car is rolling!
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

I would post the slip but I'll wait for him to....

I would post the slip but I'll wait for him to. Let's just say he didn't just break into the 9's. He's well into them and that was the first pass and spinning on the 1-2 shift
Forum: W211 AMG
11-13-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

Nice turn out so far. Some fast times being...

Nice turn out so far. Some fast times being posted. Records being broken on the 1st pass........
Forum: W211 AMG
11-11-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 28,772
Posted By e55amgrocket

No not you silly. The deal was with Brooke.

No not you silly. The deal was with Brooke.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-11-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 28,772
Posted By e55amgrocket

So I bought mine from you? It's simple send them...

So I bought mine from you? It's simple send them your converter and they will raise it to your desired stall. Been there done that. Speaking of the pulley I'll take a 180mm asp welded pulley since...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-11-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 28,772
Posted By e55amgrocket

No your memory is wrong. I had my converter done...

No your memory is wrong. I had my converter done by them before you and Brooke started dealing with them. I'm my memory is correct I believe I'm the one that told Brooke about them. As a matter of...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-11-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 28,772
Posted By e55amgrocket

Circle D converters are great! Everyone can save...

Circle D converters are great! Everyone can save some money on the UPD converters and go straight to the source. https://www.circledspecialties.com/c-119-nag-1.aspx
Forum: W211 AMG
11-09-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,400
Posted By e55amgrocket

I see you don't drag race

I see you don't drag race
Forum: W211 AMG
11-06-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,740
Posted By e55amgrocket

I don't agree after seeing first hand results...

I don't agree after seeing first hand results myself. I do believe a restrictor would help when your trying to cool the hot water back down thru the heat exchanger but in all out effort (1/4 miles,...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-06-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,740
Posted By e55amgrocket

The factory core is actually a good core once you...

The factory core is actually a good core once you cut the side tanks of and modify them. I would do that and put a 7-10 gallon trunk tank in with an in tank pump and 2 more gt500 pumps and you will...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-05-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,228
Posted By e55amgrocket

Nice run. Any idea what it weighs?

Nice run. Any idea what it weighs?
Forum: W211 AMG
11-05-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,740
Posted By e55amgrocket

I learned you can't have to much flow. The colder...

I learned you can't have to much flow. The colder you keep the core the colder the air will get. The Stewart emp pump is the **** but pricy AND they draw over 20 amps. The 2013-14 gt500 pumps flow a...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-04-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,740
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'll be nice today and give you some pointers...

I'll be nice today and give you some pointers that do wonders for these cars. :y
1st If your still running the stock intercooler with its triple pass design that is killing your IAT's to begin with....
Forum: W211 AMG
10-30-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

We have E85 but it's not readily available....

We have E85 but it's not readily available. Theres several fast V's up here. Have you ran the car down your way to see what it runs? I ran a 9.98 over summer in the GT500 but had a ridiculous 1.41...
Forum: W211 AMG
10-28-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,073
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm in.

I'm in.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-18-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 575
Posted By e55amgrocket

That's what happens when you mix bias ply and...

That's what happens when you mix bias ply and radials. It's a handful down the track.
10-15-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,694
Posted By e55amgrocket

If the price is right you never know.

If the price is right you never know.
10-13-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,694
Posted By e55amgrocket

Have a price in mind? You can PM me if you want.

Have a price in mind? You can PM me if you want.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-08-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

That's just the sleeves. The machining as another...

That's just the sleeves. The machining as another $2000 give or take. For some reason I thought the sleeves were a little over $1600
Forum: W211 AMG
10-08-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

If that's the car that was a well put together...

If that's the car that was a well put together kit. Has a lot of potential.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-06-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,708
Posted By e55amgrocket

It's funny when someone wants to buy one of these...

It's funny when someone wants to buy one of these pulleys Shardul is the first one to the page but when something like this happens he's MIA.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-05-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,799
Posted By e55amgrocket

Don't forget the extra hair gel. :rolf:

Don't forget the extra hair gel. :rolf:
Forum: W211 AMG
10-05-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,708
Posted By e55amgrocket

Here we go again. Some people just don't learn...

Here we go again. Some people just don't learn from others mistakes. How many failures is this now?
Forum: W211 AMG
10-03-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,799
Posted By e55amgrocket

Wow you are a character for sure.

Wow you are a character for sure.
Forum: W211 AMG
10-03-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,799
Posted By e55amgrocket

Come to Virginia and we can meet.:y

Come to Virginia and we can meet.:y
Forum: W211 AMG
10-03-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,799
Posted By e55amgrocket

Exactly. First time i seen this post I just...

Exactly. First time i seen this post I just laughed. Can't fix stupid.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-24-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,799
Posted By e55amgrocket

Down side is your pockets. I ran race gas (Q16...

Down side is your pockets. I ran race gas (Q16 and a Q16 mix with another VP fuel) and didn't have a problem. In my gt500 I run only race gas and only problem so far is it just killed the o2 sensor....
Forum: W211 AMG
09-16-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,836
Posted By e55amgrocket

Trying to make it still. The tune for the 170mm...

Trying to make it still. The tune for the 170mm TB isn't very close and I haven't had any time to put the ice box in.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-03-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

Arp bolts would make them much better. If your...

Arp bolts would make them much better. If your just looking to make 600-700 then I would just use the stock rods with ARP bolts. If your looking to get everything you can out of it and it will see...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-03-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

They were talking about stock rod and bolt.

They were talking about stock rod and bolt.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-02-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

I don't think anyone really knows what the stock...

I don't think anyone really knows what the stock rod can handle. Blackbenzz snapped a couple rods but they were forged N/A rods. I sent rods into a few places to get prices on rods and see what they...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-01-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

The more you talk the more people see how stupid...

The more you talk the more people see how stupid you really are. PS your sperm donor remark is really funny since I have 4 kids with 1 being adopted but I can for sure see the "single" dad of 2. I...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-30-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

The 5.4 is already an over bored engine more or...

The 5.4 is already an over bored engine more or less. Darton suggest no more than a 2mm overbore and I was told they don't even suggest that really. If you looked at the amount of space between the...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-30-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

Seems crazy that you actually seem happy that...

Seems crazy that you actually seem happy that your motor has had problems 5 times. Obviously there's a problem there. You keep saying head bolts so I'm guessing the didn't even put ARP studs in it?...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-30-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,215
Posted By e55amgrocket

Everyone talks about a 5.7 liter engine but I...

Everyone talks about a 5.7 liter engine but I guess that's because they build a 5.6L engine with a 2mm overbore and round up to a 5.7 like Mercedes rounds the 5.4 up to a 5.5.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-27-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,201
Posted By e55amgrocket

That 3psi is more than 50 on those blowers.

That 3psi is more than 50 on those blowers.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,285
Posted By e55amgrocket

Exactly!! It doesn't matter what you do or say...

Exactly!! It doesn't matter what you do or say someone will accuse you of something. I made 6-8 passes with the nitrous bottle sitting on the ground and still get accused of using nitrous. I wish the...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,285
Posted By e55amgrocket

Geez you had a nitrous filled dyno room too...

Geez you had a nitrous filled dyno room too :rolf: You know the saying. Haters gonna hate.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-14-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,285
Posted By e55amgrocket

My point is everyone seems to think MIR is this...

My point is everyone seems to think MIR is this mythical track where everyone sets records. That's somewhat true but we have the same heat and humidity florida has we just don't have it all year....
Forum: W211 AMG
08-13-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,285
Posted By e55amgrocket

Here we go with MIR and the MIRacle record...

Here we go with MIR and the MIRacle record breaking track. All of my 10.50's and 10.60's were with +2400ft DA on 80 degree days with mutiple people looking at the car with no nitrous bottle in it. A...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-13-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 8,285
Posted By e55amgrocket

I made 619. Lots of mods that made LOTS of heat :)

I made 619. Lots of mods that made LOTS of heat :)
Forum: W211 AMG
07-21-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 988
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'll help some. Stock cams .419 lift, kleeman...

I'll help some. Stock cams .419 lift, kleeman cams are .451 lift. PTE are .473 lift. The duration are very similar on the stock and kleeman. PTE's are a little more aggressive. I've had stock,S/C...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-16-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,145
Posted By e55amgrocket

Let me know how this goes. I've also been there...

Let me know how this goes. I've also been there and done that. I also probably know more than you do about PTV clearance and coil bind and so on. If you want to get "aggressive" then you will need...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-12-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,040
Posted By e55amgrocket

Yea forgot to put headers and exhaust. 1.41 60ft....

Yea forgot to put headers and exhaust. 1.41 60ft. Don't have a video of it but I'm sure the left front tire was in the air a little. With an auto that would of easily been a 9.80 pass. I can row...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-12-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,040
Posted By e55amgrocket

2nd time at MIR (Friday) I ran a [email protected] in the...

2nd time at MIR (Friday) I ran a [email protected] in the Shelby. Simple bolt ons(pulley,intake,custom tune,big TB and inlet,drag radials and bolt on suspension). After I do the killer chiller and keep IAT's...
Forum: W211 AMG
07-12-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,040
Posted By e55amgrocket

The problem is we don't have the outside support...

The problem is we don't have the outside support the caddy's do with it using a engine that's put into many other models. That's why i bought a Shelby way to easy to go fast ��.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-11-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 10,040
Posted By e55amgrocket

+1. I've seen the car in person and drove the car...

+1. I've seen the car in person and drove the car at MIR. Elliot is a stand up guy and has no reason to give everyone the info they ask for when HE is the one doing all the leg work and spending...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-28-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,837
Posted By e55amgrocket

Single pump up front doesn't flow enough on it...

Single pump up front doesn't flow enough on it own when it's pulling water thru 15 feet of hose from the tank then thru the intercooler and thru the heat exchanger then back another 15ft of hose to...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-27-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,837
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm more for helping others save money. I'm not a...

I'm more for helping others save money. I'm not a huge fan of selling untested products that have been known to fail. I also do well in math so when the "vendor" tries to tell me in a smart a$$...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-27-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,837
Posted By e55amgrocket

What happened to your original post? I had the...

What happened to your original post? I had the same problem logging back in to the thread I guess when the thread was being changed???
Forum: W211 AMG
06-26-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,837
Posted By e55amgrocket

Maybe my reading skills are bad but it says $170...

Maybe my reading skills are bad but it says $170 for tank and $125 for pump and installation. $305 total is still $194 cheaper than "your" tank.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-26-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,837
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'll just leave this right here for those that...

I'll just leave this right here for those that want to buy it from the source and save $$$$$.
http://www.chiseledperformance.net/watertanks.htm
Hose and fittings are an extra $75-$200 depending...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-21-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 668
Posted By e55amgrocket

Do some research and you will see. I had one come...

Do some research and you will see. I had one come apart on my engine after I was assured it was ok and tested and blah blah blah. Well it wasn't and took my crankshaft out in the process.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-21-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 668
Posted By e55amgrocket

Wow that's a ticking time bomb you have there....

Wow that's a ticking time bomb you have there. Good luck
Forum: W211 AMG
06-14-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,512
Posted By e55amgrocket

Wish that was closer. I looked it up before and...

Wish that was closer. I looked it up before and it's something like 13 hours away.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-12-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

I went anywhere from 130-133mph when it was 82...

I went anywhere from 130-133mph when it was 82 degrees outside. My IAT would be right around 34-35 degrees at the start of a run and usually no more than 110 by the end of a run. IAT's are HUGE with...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,512
Posted By e55amgrocket

Sounds good. I'm right at 800rwhp so hopefully...

Sounds good. I'm right at 800rwhp so hopefully I'll get into the 160's.
Forum: W211 AMG
06-11-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,512
Posted By e55amgrocket

Is the September event full already? If you have...

Is the September event full already? If you have a spot for me I'll bring the Shelby down and see what it can do.

As for the 160+ in the half I don't see why people (Erebus) find it so hard to...
Forum: W211 AMG
06-09-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,512
Posted By e55amgrocket

Sounds about right. I ran a 7.3 on a 10.75 run...

Sounds about right. I ran a 7.3 on a 10.75 run and a few 7.0' and 6.9's on the street. I Believe it ran a 6.6 or 6.7 on a nitrous run. Your car is hauling the mail! Congrats
Forum: W211 AMG
06-09-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,512
Posted By e55amgrocket

Any 60-130 times?

Any 60-130 times?
Forum: W211 AMG
05-10-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,993
Posted By e55amgrocket

Ms109 is probably a better overall fuel than the...

Ms109 is probably a better overall fuel than the Q16 for these cars. Q16 has 11% oxygen and MS109 is 9% so tune wise they are close. I decided to go the Q16 route for when I sprayed the car and the...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-20-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,326
Posted By e55amgrocket

Oh and forgot to tell you the kleeman cams have...

Oh and forgot to tell you the kleeman cams have .451 lift intake and exhaust. Go ahead and make sure custom .700 lift cams for the 6.5L:crazy:
Forum: W211 AMG
04-20-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,326
Posted By e55amgrocket

This gets better and better. I guess it not a...

This gets better and better. I guess it not a problem when that old thing they call a piston that has the tiny circle things called rings comes down below the bore and the cirle things aren't gonna...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-20-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 877
Posted By e55amgrocket

I've got a friend with a supercharged raptor...

I've got a friend with a supercharged raptor that's making just over 530hp. I drove it once and was VERY impressed. Love the white I hardly ever see a white one around here
Forum: W211 AMG
04-20-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,326
Posted By e55amgrocket

I can't wait to see this 6.5L beast :rolf::rolf:...

I can't wait to see this 6.5L beast :rolf::rolf: just another tool wanting to be someone. Sounds like he might be draining someone's pockets at the same time...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-19-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,132
Posted By e55amgrocket

Like just stated. 6.5L is IMPOSSIBLE. Who is...

Like just stated. 6.5L is IMPOSSIBLE. Who is supposed to be building this "stroker" engine.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,316
Posted By e55amgrocket

I need to stop buying new toys and get the one...

I need to stop buying new toys and get the one sitting in the garage going again. I figured I would bump the Shelby up to 800hp to hold me over for awhile. That TB looks sick on the weistec but...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-17-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,316
Posted By e55amgrocket

Exactly. Unless the get rid of the "82mm" opening...

Exactly. Unless the get rid of the "82mm" opening and open it up to 90mm or larger your not getting the real benefit of doing the 90mm TB. Just put a 168mm TB on my Shelby. Geez it's crazy we are...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-11-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,137
Posted By e55amgrocket

Let me know how those aggressive cams go. Been...

Let me know how those aggressive cams go. Been down that path. PTE cams are about as aggressive as it gets. I had a set made but they ground down pat the induction hardening so I wasn't willing to...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

The N/A heads were only decked for flatness so we...

The N/A heads were only decked for flatness so we didn't really change the CC's of the chamber. The chambers are the same in both heads. The N/A head doesn't have the hump in the intake and my porter...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

Just a well put together package. The heads I...

Just a well put together package. The heads I used were N/A heads so that might of helped a little. Instead on looking for crazy CFM numbers we capitalized on the lift that the cams had (.473) and...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

But a couple MPH is about the same as a high and...

But a couple MPH is about the same as a high and low reading dyno. That's why I don't worry about dyno numbers
Forum: W211 AMG
04-09-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

It doesn't 100% work like that. A bad 60ft will...

It doesn't 100% work like that. A bad 60ft will almost always trap higher than a lower one of that makes any sense. I usually trapped high 132's and a couple 133. I would usually weigh in right...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-07-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,664
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm still lurking :). The best dyno I had was...

I'm still lurking :). The best dyno I had was 619rwhp but found out my intake was killing me on the track so I ran it with no filters. I think that was good for another 20 on the dyno. The car is...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-24-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,840
Posted By e55amgrocket

Awesome!!! Congrats man. I wish I would of came...

Awesome!!! Congrats man. I wish I would of came out to watch now.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-17-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

Everyone knows MIR has Nitrous in the air ;)

Everyone knows MIR has Nitrous in the air ;)
Forum: W211 AMG
11-17-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

RBJ cut a 1.49 60ft. 1.59 is good but there's...

RBJ cut a 1.49 60ft. 1.59 is good but there's room for improvement and Craig knows that. There are tons of other track (I'll name them if you want me to) that have the same if not better DA in the...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,671
Posted By e55amgrocket

There's a white one in southern VA I seen on...

There's a white one in southern VA I seen on Craigslist with low miles for $20k. I'll look and see if I can find the add.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

I didn't see the slip until after the post....

I didn't see the slip until after the post. Either way he said he was having traction problems and a 1.59 60ft on slicks isn't that good. My 10.51 run was in spring on a 82 degree day with +2000ft DA...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

We found a blue navigator with low miles that she...

We found a blue navigator with low miles that she wants. She said she didn't really want a escalade because everyone has one. Navigator is cheaper so that's fine by me lol.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

Are you spinning or is it just not wanting to...

Are you spinning or is it just not wanting to 60ft that well?
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

Everyone has their own but after experimenting a...

Everyone has their own but after experimenting a long time ago I found that to work about the best. I tried using VP's traction compounds but they seem to not work as well on the street. That mix...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-16-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

I don't know how well the prep the track there...

I don't know how well the prep the track there but if your having trouble with your slicks this will help. Buy 1 gallon of MEK and 1 gallon of VHT and a bottle of Karo corn syrup. Mix half a gallon...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

Thanks your the man!

Thanks your the man!
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

Can you resend it. My inbox was full. Thanks

Can you resend it. My inbox was full. Thanks
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

Says I have to log in to look at them.

Says I have to log in to look at them.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

DVD is a must and leather. Kinda tossing the idea...

DVD is a must and leather. Kinda tossing the idea around of an escalade ESV also. Nothing over 130k miles.
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

Looking to get a weekend kid hauler to keep miles...

Looking to get a weekend kid hauler to keep miles off my new truck. 2007-2011 navigators and 2007-2011 yukon denali XL. The fredericksburg Manheim is 15 minutes from my house. I have a friend that...
Forum: W211 AMG
11-15-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

Anyone on here with access to Manheim auction info?

is there anyway to run a Vin to find out what a vehicle sold for at auction?
Forum: W211 AMG
11-11-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,960
Posted By e55amgrocket

54 gallon drums. A guy from VP joked that by...

54 gallon drums. A guy from VP joked that by selling 54 gallon drums they are making a killing off keeping that extra gallon and reselling it. They also charge for the drum (deposit) but it's the...
Forum: W211 AMG
09-08-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 23,170
Posted By e55amgrocket

Can't wait to see what it runs. Guess I gotta get...

Can't wait to see what it runs. Guess I gotta get remotivated and get back to work on mine.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-07-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By e55amgrocket

294653 Had these made awhile back.

294653
Had these made awhile back.
Forum: W211 AMG
09-07-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By e55amgrocket

294650

294650
Forum: W211 AMG
08-28-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,232
Posted By e55amgrocket

Racing isn't meant to be fair. Nitrous guys say...

Racing isn't meant to be fair. Nitrous guys say the same thing about turbo guys. Pro mod nitrous guys cry about the turbos MPH advantage on the big end and the turbo guys complain about the nitrous...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-28-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,232
Posted By e55amgrocket

The only people that hate nitrous are the ones...

The only people that hate nitrous are the ones that don't use it or get beat by it.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-25-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,198
Posted By e55amgrocket

They are the same as stock they just say kleemann...

They are the same as stock they just say kleemann on them. I bought a set off a tech that did used cars at a dealer and they took the stuff off to sell the car stock.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-23-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,201
Posted By e55amgrocket

Congrats dude. Looks like there's a lot left in...

Congrats dude. Looks like there's a lot left in it to from the time slip.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-18-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 8,782
Posted By e55amgrocket

Geez I've been working to much and missing all...

Geez I've been working to much and missing all the :popcorn:Nice numbers. Any idea what your compression is?
Forum: W211 AMG
08-12-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

He's not runnin that rich from what he said to...

He's not runnin that rich from what he said to the point that it's dumping raw fuel. That's the reason I asked about the timing because timing has a much more important part of EGT's than it being...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-12-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

What's the timing at when the EGT's go up? Timing...

What's the timing at when the EGT's go up? Timing is really what has the most effect on your EGT's. I think your having several problems compound into each other. Turbo's are on the small side,...
Forum: W211 AMG
08-12-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

I think you have it backwards. More fuel (rich)...

I think you have it backwards. More fuel (rich) will lower EGT's. Less fuel (lean) would raise the EGT's.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-11-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

It's not valve float. He has S/C heads with the...

It's not valve float. He has S/C heads with the double springs. The N/A springs would handle the boost he's pushing also.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-08-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

+1 :) copper is the only way to go in my...

+1 :) copper is the only way to go in my opinion. They perform better and are cheaper. It sucks pulling 16 plugs to read them though.
Forum: W211 AMG
08-07-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

I did 619rwhp on a dyno jet running Q16 and on a...

I did 619rwhp on a dyno jet running Q16 and on a 40 degree day. The 3rd pull was just over 600. On the 150 shot it did right at 830/920tq I want to say
Forum: W211 AMG
08-05-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

What size A/R is on the turbos? I would guess...

What size A/R is on the turbos? I would guess that's a big part of your problem
Forum: W211 AMG
07-19-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

Ever heard of Boost Leash? Randy makes some very...

Ever heard of Boost Leash? Randy makes some very nice products and the support you get with them is second to none. They have a lot off additional features not found on most boost controllers.
Forum: W211 AMG
07-06-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,221
Posted By e55amgrocket

That's similar to how I did mine. I just had a...

That's similar to how I did mine. I just had a friend weld on more material then drilled and tapped for the bolt holes and opened the hole up to 85mm
Forum: W211 AMG
06-20-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,016
Posted By e55amgrocket

I did the gold wrap on mine too. Figured it...

I did the gold wrap on mine too. Figured it wouldn't hurt. Loving your garage ;)
Forum: W211 AMG
05-29-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 650
Views: 81,005
Posted By e55amgrocket

I know I was running a pretty right gap on mine....

I know I was running a pretty right gap on mine. I want to say like .020 or something. I don't think you would be having spark blow out at 15psi.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-26-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,546
Posted By e55amgrocket

$3400 for pistons?!?!? I hope you typed that...

$3400 for pistons?!?!? I hope you typed that wrong. The stock compression ratio on these engines isn't 9.5:1 either. Hopefully your piston dish is the same as stock or less to raise compression a...
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,800
Posted By e55amgrocket

What kind of testing was done on it? Looks great...

What kind of testing was done on it? Looks great but I've been down that road before and it didn't end well.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-07-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,739
Posted By e55amgrocket

Always there to help ;). Your car was flying with...

Always there to help ;). Your car was flying with that blower.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-06-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,078
Posted By e55amgrocket

55K piston dish is 30cc's. I want to say when I...

55K piston dish is 30cc's. I want to say when I called Mahle about specs on the SLR it was in the 20's. No idea on the N/A.
Forum: W211 AMG
05-01-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,139
Posted By e55amgrocket

Motor was in it. You can see the tires go up and...

Motor was in it. You can see the tires go up and down over it.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,341
Posted By e55amgrocket

Tuning alone is 99% of what's holding these cars...

Tuning alone is 99% of what's holding these cars back. I'm not knocking the tuners at all I'm just saying if we (the people that know what they're doing tuning a car) were able to tune the cars...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,078
Posted By e55amgrocket

Yes the can be run on a 55k bottom end. I...

Yes the can be run on a 55k bottom end. I actually bought a set of N/A heads for my build thinking they were the same and found out after having them ported and taking the 55k heads off. My head...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-29-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,078
Posted By e55amgrocket

The N/A heads and S/C heads have the same...

The N/A heads and S/C heads have the same combustion chamber volume. The intake runner volume is actually more on the N/A head but I don't remember the exact volumes of the runners but the CC volume...
04-29-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,208
Posted By e55amgrocket

Where are you located? I've got a set of E55...

Where are you located? I've got a set of E55 mufflers in good condition.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-28-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,940
Posted By e55amgrocket

Any ballpark price your shooting for?

Any ballpark price your shooting for?
Forum: W211 AMG
04-28-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,461
Posted By e55amgrocket

Haters gonna hate. Ahmad is a class act 100% and...

Haters gonna hate. Ahmad is a class act 100% and has done more for/with this platform than anyone I know. He's helped me many times and was there helping me build my car for almost a week at 1am...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-28-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,940
Posted By e55amgrocket

Like stated already. Depends on the weight and...

Like stated already. Depends on the weight and price.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-22-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,888
Posted By e55amgrocket

The nipple was just something I picked up on the...

The nipple was just something I picked up on the track but we don't think it went to his engine. There's was 5 of us picking pieces of the track for 15 minutes and I had 2 handfuls of tiny aluminum...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

Glad I could help. I was really hoping you would...

Glad I could help. I was really hoping you would break the 9's cuz after all you've gone thru you deserve it. Everything happens for a reason just like you doing that run in the left lane when you...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

One pass was almost 139mph. The car was flying...

One pass was almost 139mph. The car was flying today but traction wasn't very good. Sucks to say if the traction was better it would of gone a 9.9x for sure but it wasn't meant to be. His fastest...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

I was there and kinda got it on video lol.

I was there and kinda got it on video lol.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

You can say that again lol

You can say that again lol
Forum: W211 AMG
04-21-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

He went faster but I'll wait for him to give an...

He went faster but I'll wait for him to give an update.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-20-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

Everything's packed up ready for tomorrow ;). I'm...

Everything's packed up ready for tomorrow ;). I'm thinking by noon the first 9 second pass will be made.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-19-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,715
Posted By e55amgrocket

Congrats on the run!! I'm packing everything up...

Congrats on the run!! I'm packing everything up tonight so I'll be ready to help you get that single digit slip ;). If anyone deserves to its you.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-16-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,181
Posted By e55amgrocket

I raced a few 600's a few years ago and could...

I raced a few 600's a few years ago and could beat all of them and I raced a friends 1000 and he got out good on me but around 170 I got back around him. GPS said I went 182 before I shut it down....
Forum: W211 AMG
04-15-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,690
Posted By e55amgrocket

This guy knows. They do help surge also but it...

This guy knows. They do help surge also but it was a way to "cheat" back in he day.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

I wanted to do 10.5CR but E85 is hard to find...

I wanted to do 10.5CR but E85 is hard to find here plus like stated before the tuning on these cars isn't anywhere close to the other cars out there. The stock floating sleeves was my reason for...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

No I didn't buy anything from Weistec yet because...

No I didn't buy anything from Weistec yet because I was waiting so see what direction I wanted to go. The sleeves are the MID sleeves and pretty much look like they've done on the mod motors. That...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

That's why I bought the 4.0l whipple blower. I...

That's why I bought the 4.0l whipple blower. I figured it wouldn't cost to much with getting the manifold but they said it would take a lot more work than that plus a 10 rib belt setup. I too bought...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

They had a lot of problems with rubbing but they...

They had a lot of problems with rubbing but they might of got that taken care of by now. I know a few members had to send the drivers side header back to be fixed.
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

If you really think it's doable let me know. I've...

If you really think it's doable let me know. I've got a Darton Sleeved block getting built now with billet rods and diamond pistons, ported heads and ARP studs and the whole nine yards. The plan was...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-14-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,383
Posted By e55amgrocket

Hey Dan congrats on the E55. Any chance you might...

Hey Dan congrats on the E55. Any chance you might make some carbon parts for these cars? As for what they can handle as far is nitrous goes I don't think anyone has found an actual limit but as you...
Forum: W211 AMG
04-13-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,358
Posted By e55amgrocket

My car was 4410lbs and i took pictures of the...

My car was 4410lbs and i took pictures of the scale at MIR when I ran the 10.51. Full interior all options AND on CLK rear rims and tires. I'd love to have the 3900lb E55 you talk of. The only car...
Forum: W211 AMG
03-30-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Did you dyno with those jets? I made 212rwhp on a...

Did you dyno with those jets? I made 212rwhp on a .060/.032 jet but got scared after seeing the torque it made and went back to the .028/.014. That (40 shot) made 67rwhp on the dyno.
Forum: W211 AMG
03-30-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

Congrats on the run. What size jets are you...

Congrats on the run. What size jets are you running?
Forum: W211 AMG
03-28-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,590
Posted By e55amgrocket

I did a 150 shot on the dyno (NOS jet sizes for...

I did a 150 shot on the dyno (NOS jet sizes for 150 shot) and picked up over 200hp (I think it was 212rwhp). On a 40 shot we tried for cooling I gained 67hp and 112ft/lbs on the dyno.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-18-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,472
Posted By e55amgrocket

Agreed. If your going thru the hassle of doing...

Agreed. If your going thru the hassle of doing the entire fuel system it would be crazy not to do a return style system.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-11-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm guessing your GTO was on street tires? I had...

I'm guessing your GTO was on street tires? I had a 05 gto 6spd with bolt-ons running 11.60's then low 10's with a 440lsx with mozez heads. I seem to like drag racing heavy cars that aren't really the...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-10-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

Mph went up 3-4mph. It's been awhile but I...

Mph went up 3-4mph. It's been awhile but I remember being stuck at 114mph stock that day (it's was in the high 70's) and the first run with the tune I went 117 and was so amazed I got lapped it a few...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-09-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

Yes your ignorance is unbelievable that's for...

Yes your ignorance is unbelievable that's for sure. Feel free to PM me when you run that low 11 too ;)
Forum: W211 AMG
02-09-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

When I dropped 4 tenths after the tune it was a...

When I dropped 4 tenths after the tune it was a 20 minute gap between my other runs. Same day,same temp, same DA. Just a ECU tune no TCU then.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-09-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

Your missing something also. Dead hook, no hook,...

Your missing something also. Dead hook, no hook, might hook, won't hook means nothing. Actual 60ft times I each run do.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-09-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

Lol I dropped 4 tenths on my first run with a...

Lol I dropped 4 tenths on my first run with a tune from OE. I had been running all day at a rental when I first bought the car. Jeremy from OE was there and sad he would put a tune on the car and let...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

Problem is these cars aren't a n/a lsx that needs...

Problem is these cars aren't a n/a lsx that needs a stall to get into the torque/powerband. Those cars and mustang respond huge to higher stalls. These cars are making instant torque and don't...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

We have special cars ;) I never had a problem...

We have special cars ;) I never had a problem breaking my tires loose in 2nd gear stock either. Modded I could do rolling burnouts on Hoosier drag radials at will and I'm not talking about slow...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

You make no sense. You haven't seen got to really...

You make no sense. You haven't seen got to really test it but it does give you a gain? What's the weight of your car also not "full weight". Bring the car to MIR and I'll put money down that I'll run...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

I guess your missing my point. How is the stock...

I guess your missing my point. How is the stock converter holding anyone back when they are running faster 60ft times than stalled cars? I've gone faster 60ft times than you on stock stall and pilot...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

He's in Miami. They don't usually see the DA you...

He's in Miami. They don't usually see the DA you and I do and a 10.59 is still a tenth off going faster than a 11.50. Low 11's with only a converter isn't going to happen. Plus tons of cars have gone...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,631
Posted By e55amgrocket

What's your definition of low 11's? Low 11's with...

What's your definition of low 11's? Low 11's with just a converter and nothing else isn't going to happen if your talking about 11.30's or lower and honestly probably not even 11.50's or lower. BIP...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-08-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,015
Posted By e55amgrocket

Search "Weistec" ;)

Search "Weistec" ;)
Forum: W211 AMG
02-04-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By e55amgrocket

???

???
Forum: W211 AMG
02-04-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'm talking about size of the jets. I learned...

I'm talking about size of the jets. I learned quick that a "100" shot isn't a 100 shot on these cars. A "150" shot made something like 211rwhp on the dyno when we tried it then said wow and went back...
Forum: W211 AMG
02-03-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By e55amgrocket

What size shot? That's a big jump in time/mph

What size shot? That's a big jump in time/mph
Forum: W211 AMG
02-03-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,790
Posted By e55amgrocket

Like hammer down said first thingis to check for...

Like hammer down said first thingis to check for power at the pump.
Forum: W211 AMG
02-03-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By e55amgrocket

Nice to see another E55 in the 10's

Nice to see another E55 in the 10's
Forum: W211 AMG
01-29-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,750
Posted By e55amgrocket

N/A heads have the same springs. What engines...

N/A heads have the same springs. What engines have you seen push the valves open in a gas application? I know/have had it happen on a diesel but never on a gas engine. We have 90lbs on the seat...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-25-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,920
Posted By e55amgrocket

I knew I was flying but I didn't know exactly how...

I knew I was flying but I didn't know exactly how fast until I looked at the GPS and was like damn no wonder I was pulling away so hard. The crazy thing is how fast it got there. It was on a long...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-25-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,920
Posted By e55amgrocket

182 racing a bike and that was on GPS. If I...

182 racing a bike and that was on GPS. If I stayed in it there's no doubt i could of broke 200 but the bike was beat and you know how traffic is in Mexico :)
Forum: W211 AMG
01-23-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,543
Posted By e55amgrocket

Kinda weird with us having similar setups but me...

Kinda weird with us having similar setups but me not having meth that the IAT's would be that different. That was with the 195mm pulley also and that thing did nothing but make heat. Similar air...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-23-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,543
Posted By e55amgrocket

The WP136's flow well enough to get the job done...

The WP136's flow well enough to get the job done for drag duty and after a lot of tinkering (getting pissed off) I decided to have my rear pump push the water to a front pump and then thru the...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-23-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,543
Posted By e55amgrocket

That stuff is $$$ plus it takes custom PTFE...

That stuff is $$$ plus it takes custom PTFE fittings and those are $$$ also. Guess it comes down to how bad do you want it ;)
Forum: W211 AMG
01-23-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,543
Posted By e55amgrocket

The key to a good 1/4 run is to keep IAT's under...

The key to a good 1/4 run is to keep IAT's under 100 and obviously as low as possible. As far as the 8-10 degree drop that seems really low. What pump are you using Craig? From all the testing we did...
Forum: W211 AMG
01-22-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 12,543
Posted By e55amgrocket

I'll let you in on a big secret most people don't...

I'll let you in on a big secret most people don't know or even think about. Hoses aren't all the same. We found a pretty significant increase going from a standard Jegs -12 hose to a -12 Aeroquip...
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