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Forum: W212 AMG
07-17-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By Rehabguy

Do they not make the BBS' in 19's? That way you...

Do they not make the BBS' in 19's? That way you get the best of both worlds... well, best out of your choices :D
Forum: W212 AMG
06-23-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,261
Posted By Rehabguy

Lol! Yep, GodSpeed = eBay super bargain...

Lol! Yep, GodSpeed = eBay super bargain performance part. That's exactly why I said that if it were me.... I'd wait for KW to make an actual coilover for the w212. But, honestly, for what most...
Forum: W212 AMG
06-23-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,318
Posted By Rehabguy

Car is turning out pretty nice.... maybe we will...

Car is turning out pretty nice.... maybe we will run into each other one of these days... we sure seem to frequent a few a of the same places. Anyway...Just wanna give you a lil' something to think...
Forum: W212 AMG
06-23-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,335
Posted By Rehabguy

Nice! Curious as to the offset spec on your...

Nice! Curious as to the offset spec on your wheels and how much room you got left "to play with"... saw your tire specs at the other thread.
Forum: W212 AMG
06-19-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,261
Posted By Rehabguy

Google says: ...

Google says:
https://coiloverdepot.com/collections/mercedes/products/10-mercedes-e-class-4matic-w212-scale-coilovers-innovative-series
...
Forum: W212 AMG
06-10-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By Rehabguy

Does not matter.

Does not matter.
Forum: W212 AMG
06-10-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By Rehabguy

The ones I bought from the website I linked were...

The ones I bought from the website I linked were plug and play. All I did was pop them on and the car started reading after a few miles.
Forum: W212 AMG
06-09-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By Rehabguy

:rolf: Sorry, I didn't read your profile details...

:rolf: Sorry, I didn't read your profile details :rolf: Well, maybe y'll have dry and rainy season? Throw R888R on one set for dry weather and All Seasons on the other set for wet season! :y
Forum: W212 AMG
06-06-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By Rehabguy

Yes, as ProfessorX mentioned, you may simply take...

Yes, as ProfessorX mentioned, you may simply take the ones from your current wheels and put them in the new ones. Now, if you are getting a spare set... why not use one set for summer and the other...
Forum: W212 AMG
06-01-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,874
Posted By Rehabguy

It sure looks pretty flush for no spacers on the...

It sure looks pretty flush for no spacers on the stockers. :y
Forum: W212 AMG
05-31-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,874
Posted By Rehabguy

Agreed! Wondering what size spacers are you...

Agreed!

Wondering what size spacers are you running up front. 12's?
Forum: W212 AMG
05-12-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

This info is up on the previous page....

This info is up on the previous page....
Forum: W212 AMG
05-03-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for the info. I will attempt 19x10.5 +42...

Thanks for the info. I will attempt 19x10.5 +42 with 305/30 when it gets a bit warmer in NY. Will see how that goes.
Forum: W212 AMG
05-02-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

The rear looks perfect. Care to share wheel/tire...

The rear looks perfect. Care to share wheel/tire specs, pls?!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-27-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By Rehabguy

A google search reveals a few things under...

A google search reveals a few things under "Superbrava" Yes, the Fiat, a few songs named just that and some sort of a locksmith. But, nothing in that particular font. Subbed. I am curious now :D
Forum: W212 AMG
04-25-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,152
Posted By Rehabguy

Coincidentally, someone messaged me about fitting...

Coincidentally, someone messaged me about fitting 19x11's at the rear of a w212. My current set up is 19x10.5 ET49 with 305/30's. No rubbing whatsoever and I am also lowered on HAS. I do BELIEVE...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-23-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 856
Posted By Rehabguy

And, for those of you who want flames and pops...

And, for those of you who want flames and pops and bangs.... Anti Lag it already! Go big or go home! :rolf:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dxaUwBuyMFo

Comes at a cost though! ==>
...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-23-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 856
Posted By Rehabguy

Woah! I remember watching this show on SpikeTV...

Woah! I remember watching this show on SpikeTV way back when! Nice mullet!!! :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
04-17-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,699
Posted By Rehabguy

These GTR videos you are referring to sound more...

These GTR videos you are referring to sound more like "AntiLag" than "Burble Tune". If I am correct, that's quite a different affair! Burble tunes are just done for sound. Antilag, as the name...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-17-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By Rehabguy

I love Alex's video's. The guy was a Merc tech...

I love Alex's video's. The guy was a Merc tech and seems to really know what he is talking about. But, I wouldn't hold my breath for him to do a M157 video. He's only, so far, done videos on "budget"...
Forum: W218
04-12-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 807
Posted By Rehabguy

I have read a few times that modern cars with EFI...

I have read a few times that modern cars with EFI do not need to be warmed up and that doing so it's just a waste of fuel. I start her up and simply drive off. I do not drive "spiritedly" until oil...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-09-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Yes, I think they have a M something for every...

Yes, I think they have a M something for every damn model! lol! Just looked at the BMW website and they have the M40i available now... and the badges are at the bottom of the rear hatch. This dude...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-09-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Today's sighting.... Custom single exhaust and...

Today's sighting.... Custom single exhaust and narrow wheel special order X4///M

https://i.imgur.com/Rm5zB7f.jpg?1

At least didn't add 6 ///M Stripe decals all over...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-09-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Could have at least stuck the letters on...

Could have at least stuck the letters on straight! lol!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-09-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 654
Posted By Rehabguy

I just asked BC for these caps ...

I just asked BC for these caps

https://i.imgur.com/ZO7yjD1.jpg

and sadly they are no longer available.
Forum: W212 AMG
04-08-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 654
Posted By Rehabguy

+1

+1
Forum: W212 AMG
04-08-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

I see your 'E55' and raise you a Edition 1 Honda...

I see your 'E55' and raise you a Edition 1 Honda Odyssey I saw today!

https://i.imgur.com/8Z7dMTb.jpg?1

:D
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

On the outside, this is basically my car in wagon...

On the outside, this is basically my car in wagon version. Love it. I lowered mine and got rid of the lug covers. IMO these are the best looking wheels for facelift W212. Congrats and enjoy!
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Picture or it didn't happen! lol! j/k! I have...

Picture or it didn't happen! lol! j/k! I have seen "something" (I don't remember what it was) with a whole mercedes front conversion... also, a Mustang with GTR badge! We seriously should start a...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

https://i.imgur.com/Fp4kMC9.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/Fp4kMC9.jpg
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,671
Posted By Rehabguy

This sounds more sensible (too many "that's what...

This sounds more sensible (too many "that's what she said" jokes). So many threads on "How many miles are my rotors supposed to last"?
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,671
Posted By Rehabguy

Is a rotor replacement actually necessary at only...

Is a rotor replacement actually necessary at only 30K? I'm guessing this would be your first brake job? Is this an MB spec thing? I never had rotors cut nor changed out of necessity in my previous...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-06-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Hey, Peter! I bet you have the 6.3 AMG badges on...

Hey, Peter! I bet you have the 6.3 AMG badges on the fenders.... and... when are you ALSO making it a "S model"? :rolf:



Whoa, whoa.... call it what IT is... it's a NEO CHROME license plate...
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

The thought did cross my mind :rolf:

The thought did cross my mind :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,618
Posted By Rehabguy

Question Why do people do this?

https://i.imgur.com/yyVxEV7.jpg

Alright! Which one of you owns the Edition 1, W212 E55 4Matic I saw this morning? lol! Sorry, I couldn't resist snapping a quick pic to share on here.
Forum: W212 AMG
04-05-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By Rehabguy

The front would probably fit with the proper tire...

The front would probably fit with the proper tire stretch... the rear though.... something tells me you would not be into this sorta look for your wagon :D
Forum: W218
04-03-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By Rehabguy

Coil sleeves and springs for the front....

Coil sleeves and springs for the front. Adjustable links for the rear.
Forum: W218
04-02-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By Rehabguy

What they said.

What they said.
Forum: W212 AMG
03-28-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By Rehabguy

Beautiful car. Nice pic. Post up some close ups!

Beautiful car. Nice pic. Post up some close ups!
Forum: W212 AMG
03-25-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,562
Posted By Rehabguy

Not all 14-16 E63 are S models....

Not all 14-16 E63 are S models. https://mbworld.org/forums/w212-amg/648379-post-your-wheel-tire-setup-pictures-information-3.html see post #58 2015 non S. Also, the retractable mirrors in the 15-16...
Forum: W218
03-25-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Rehabguy

I have stated this before in W212 threads... I...

I have stated this before in W212 threads... I have read on the web from different sources that CCB rotors are supposed to last 100K+ miles. I picked up this car in Sept of 2017 w/ 30K and as of last...
Forum: W218
03-24-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By Rehabguy

Out of curiosity. You bought the car knowing...

Out of curiosity. You bought the car knowing this was missing? Can you still turn the radio and console screen on/off by pushing on that light there? You can still change volume via steering wheel...
Forum: W218
03-23-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By Rehabguy

It doesn't look like they sell the knob and...

It doesn't look like they sell the knob and button separately
https://www.mbpartshq.com/v-2014-mercedes-benz-cls63-amg-s--4matic--5-5l-v8-gas/body--sound-system

Maybe...
Forum: W218
03-23-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By Rehabguy

Fitment looks good! How does she handle? How...

Fitment looks good! How does she handle? How are you liking how she drives now?
Forum: W218
03-23-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks! The brakes are great... specially when I...

Thanks! The brakes are great... specially when I didn't shell out and EXTRA $10K for them :) Just wanted to illustrate what bringing the ride height down 1/2" or so would do for the overall look of...
Forum: W218
03-23-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Rehabguy

IMO, yes! I had the HAS installed last summer and...

IMO, yes! I had the HAS installed last summer and I honestly can not tell the difference in ride quality. I have seen a post or two about people complaining the ride is too "harsh", but, then again,...
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By Rehabguy

Offset in a wheel will determine how far IN or...

Offset in a wheel will determine how far IN or OUT IT will sit in relation to the fender and the strut. Draw your own conclusions. :nix:
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Rehabguy

LOL! Sorry. Carbon Ceramic Brakes. I can't...

LOL! Sorry. Carbon Ceramic Brakes. I can't quite make out if you have red or orange brake calipers from your picture. KW HAS is a "Coilover" suspension system that allows you to lower your vehicle...
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By Rehabguy

https://mbworld.org/forums/w218/468892-305-up-club...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w218/468892-305-up-club-17.html Pg17 post 411. 335's!!! No rubbing (according to the person posting)
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By Rehabguy

Go through the pages of this thread...

Go through the pages of this thread https://mbworld.org/forums/w218/468892-305-up-club.html I believe that for the CLS, you can actually do a 315 rear. I THINK someone even jammed a 325 rear with...
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Rehabguy

Beautiful! CCB's? I think all she needs is some...

Beautiful! CCB's? I think all she needs is some KW HAS :y Enjoy the new ride!
Forum: W218
03-22-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By Rehabguy

Actually, Offset matters very much. I don't know...

Actually, Offset matters very much. I don't know what the exact offset is for the CLS OE wheels, but I am pretty sure that they are NOT as low as +20. The further out you are pushing your wheels /...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-16-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By Rehabguy

NP. I do like the self adhesive emblem you found...

NP. I do like the self adhesive emblem you found better than the wheel center cap thing I suggested. Update with pic when done!
Forum: W212 AMG
03-11-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By Rehabguy

Now that the emblem is gone, what's there? A...

Now that the emblem is gone, what's there? A hole or a flat surface? Cuz if it's a flat surface and what amgboy916 (https://mbworld.org/forums/members/371993-amgboy916.html) says is true "circle is...
Forum: W212 AMG
03-11-2019, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,726
Posted By Rehabguy

Yes! I realized that after my first post with my...

Yes! I realized that after my first post with my suggestions! Plus, he only made two posts. Maybe he is driving an M5 now! :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
03-08-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,726
Posted By Rehabguy

Very few things sound better than a big a$$...

Very few things sound better than a big a$$ motor, you got the real deal 63! I'd got with black emblems based on the color scheme you go going on.

Like Vrodman and others said.... Replace the star...
Forum: W218
03-08-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,137
Posted By Rehabguy

Hope you bought from FCP Euro. LIFETIME...

Hope you bought from FCP Euro. LIFETIME warranty! Good luck! Update after the install!
Forum: W218
03-06-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,137
Posted By Rehabguy

Just 15mm? That's only .6"! Compared to stock...

Just 15mm? That's only .6"! Compared to stock ride height, that's an improvement IMO! :rolf: You don't see any lights come on the dash, do you? I don't know what else to tell ya... I have a '14...
Forum: W218
03-05-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Rehabguy

Did a quick search and it seems like, at least in...

Did a quick search and it seems like, at least in the w212 E550 (couldn't see anything about the E63, but I suppose it's the same), you need to change the whole assembly, pump and filter together. ...
Forum: W218
03-04-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,493
Posted By Rehabguy

Well, it isn't really about whether you CARE...

Well, it isn't really about whether you CARE about emissions... it's about passing emissions testing. ie, in NYC, we have to go for annual emissions testing. Aside from having them read your ECU,...
Forum: W218
03-04-2019, 12:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Rehabguy

This happened to me years ago... not in a merc...

This happened to me years ago... not in a merc though. I was driving on a highway and my car simply stalled. Thanks GOD it was late at night and the highway was pretty empty. Long story short... it...
Forum: W218
03-03-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By Rehabguy

When was the last time you changed the fuel...

When was the last time you changed the fuel filter?
Forum: W218
03-02-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,137
Posted By Rehabguy

5 people on this thread have AMG's that do NOT...

5 people on this thread have AMG's that do NOT droop. I don't wanna say that I know better than the dealer, but, I'd advise you visit a different dealer... that is NOT normal. How much is it...
Forum: W218
03-01-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,493
Posted By Rehabguy

Nice looking ride! Loving the stance. What are...

Nice looking ride! Loving the stance. What are the specs on your wheel/tire set up? (if you don't mind sharing).
As far as mods, most people with a M157 (as far as I have read on the forum) go with...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-27-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,620
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for the illustration. It doesn't look as...

Thanks for the illustration. It doesn't look as stretched as I had thought it'd be. Do E550's have conventional shocks/ struts + springs on all 4 corners? (No air springs in the rear?)
Yes, as I had...
Forum: W218
02-26-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Rehabguy

LMAO! I guess it'd be very much against your...

LMAO! I guess it'd be very much against your interest to sue the installer for wrongful doing? :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
02-26-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,620
Posted By Rehabguy

I am guessing you are trying to go with JDM...

I am guessing you are trying to go with JDM wheels? Works? I wanted to go that route. I got in touch with Evasive Motorsports and, long story short, as they supposedly got in touch with Work in...
Forum: W218
02-26-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 893
Posted By Rehabguy

+1 :rolf: Since I got this car... turn...

+1


:rolf:
Since I got this car... turn the knob to S right after I start it up. How much gas can it possibly save? And, who buys a 5.5L Biturbo to save gas? ;)
Forum: W218
02-26-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Rehabguy

Sounds like sensors are being messed with by the...

Sounds like sensors are being messed with by the new bumper and/or the wrap. Can you have the people who did this install look at it? Have you looked at if this system needs to be "calibrated" by...
Forum: W218
02-26-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,137
Posted By Rehabguy

This is not normal. My 2014 E63 does not sink at...

This is not normal. My 2014 E63 does not sink at all after being parked for a whole 7 days. Sounds like you have a leak in one or both air springs. Luckily, Arnotts ARE NOT too pricey......
Forum: W218
02-25-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Rehabguy

First off, lemme say that I feel for you... ...

First off, lemme say that I feel for you... Having gone through my own round of "WTF problem is this?!" with my E63. Are you getting Brake Assist warnings? This sounds pretty scary.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-25-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

They held my car from Tuesday (7 am) to Friday...

They held my car from Tuesday (7 am) to Friday (5pm). The labor was $980.95 Rest was parts and taxes minus a 10% discount for, I guess, "sorry, it sucks to be you right now, but not sorry" :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
02-24-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 442
Posted By Rehabguy

Based on the thread title I thought you were...

Based on the thread title I thought you were gonna ask if you could run 4 wheels of the same width... which you could, so long as the offsets are right.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-24-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 442
Posted By Rehabguy

I suppose you COULD squeeze 285's on a 9" wide...

I suppose you COULD squeeze 285's on a 9" wide wheel. They will look bulged. As far as "will they bolt right back on"? I dunno. MAYBE you will need some spacers to make it work. I personally...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

I have geico. However, I didn't buy this car new...

I have geico. However, I didn't buy this car new or under 15K. Not available for me. I just looked into it after I sent my car into the dealers. I had remembered I asked my wife to call up Geico...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks, Peter. I guess considering that there...

Thanks, Peter. I guess considering that there were a couple of posts where they had to change out $2800 head lamps, this pales by comparison.
I am not entirely sold on how the modules just "went"...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Don't mind at all. $1500 after a 10% discount.

Don't mind at all. $1500 after a 10% discount.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By Rehabguy

Overpriced, but they have two available ...

Overpriced, but they have two available
...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By Rehabguy

Did a little search on youTube after reading your...

Did a little search on youTube after reading your post. At first, I thought that letting the hood drop might not close it... I just felt like the struts are too tight to allow that to happen. I had...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-23-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Update and resolution. I will leave this here...

Update and resolution. I will leave this here should any other unfortunate soul be unlucky enough to experience this "uncommon issue" (as per dealer).

Invoice reads as follows:

"32783 Verified...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-19-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By Rehabguy

My '14 came from California with 29+K. Air...

My '14 came from California with 29+K. Air filters looked worse than yours! I had never seen so much debris in a air box before. I thought the previous owner lived on a farm or something! :rolf: ...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

:rolf:

:rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

:rolf: Though a good idea, my dear friend, I...

:rolf: Though a good idea, my dear friend, I don't drive this car much and sincerely dunno if I wanna spend $5-7K on a warranty... Been eyeing the f90 M5 :D
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

I hope it's NOT the latter. The car is out of...

I hope it's NOT the latter. The car is out of warranty. Will keep y'll fine people updated.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

I see. In my case, the headlights are clear. ...

I see. In my case, the headlights are clear. The fogging up never really lasted more than a few moments after every wash. The car hadn't been exposed to rain or any other type of moisture for a...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for the suggestion. I will have a look at...

Thanks for the suggestion. I will have a look at how to remove the panels and decide from there.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Yeah, I had learned this bit of info a lil' while...

Yeah, I had learned this bit of info a lil' while back. Never really had the need to drive with high beams on, so, I never really messed with the knob. This is what I get for not being an A$$ and...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-17-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

As expected, unfortunately, the reset did jack....

As expected, unfortunately, the reset did jack. The first four messages I listed above came back on and are still saved on dash. The last two messages did not save nor did they come back on. The only...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-16-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

I hate taking my car to the dealers.... but it...

I hate taking my car to the dealers.... but it seems like it'll have to come down to that... Crossing my fingers for some good news tomorrow.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-16-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Yeah. That was one of the first articles I came...

Yeah. That was one of the first articles I came across. I will try the fuses should this reset not fix things. Thanks.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-16-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,260
Posted By Rehabguy

Multiple headlamp messages

The car is a '14 E63S. Got it with a tad under 30K in Sept of '17 and it is now at 32.7K. "Mods": KW HAS, Wheels and tires and AFE filters.

As you can see based on the car's mileage, I barely...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-08-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 22,483
Posted By Rehabguy

I doubt it. My 19x9.5's +35 are pretty damn...

I doubt it. My 19x9.5's +35 are pretty damn close to that strut already... but anyone who is actually running said set up please chime in.
Forum: W212 AMG
02-08-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By Rehabguy

I wish they had included footage of what it...

I wish they had included footage of what it sounds like on the road.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIgCse2JcbQ
Forum: W212 AMG
02-05-2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By Rehabguy

I have also wondered this. Say if you can find a...

I have also wondered this. Say if you can find a steel rotor the same size, swap that in and new brake pads. I'd think it should work... but I haven't really researched the matter since I found a...
Forum: W212 AMG
02-01-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By Rehabguy

Ditch the stealership and find yourself a good...

Ditch the stealership and find yourself a good speed shop with an alignment rack.


I haven't done anything about the camber nor will I be doing anything about it. I happen to like the look. If...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-31-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By Rehabguy

I have Car Guys Plastic Restorer on stand by for...

I have Car Guys Plastic Restorer on stand by for items like these.
Forum: W212 AMG
01-31-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,275
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for your infinite wisdom as usual Peter :y

Thanks for your infinite wisdom as usual Peter :y
Forum: W212 AMG
01-31-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By Rehabguy

I was actually pleasantly surprised by how well...

I was actually pleasantly surprised by how well the car rides on the HAS. I had done springs on a couple of my previous cars and while I liked the look, I wasn't very pleased with the ride. I was...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-31-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,275
Posted By Rehabguy

Guys, quick question. Will the Auxiliary battery...

Guys, quick question. Will the Auxiliary battery charge when you hook up a battery tender to the terminals in the engine bay? Just wondering.
Forum: W212 AMG
01-31-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By Rehabguy

I used to have a WRX in which I squeezed 18x9.5's...

I used to have a WRX in which I squeezed 18x9.5's and 255's (from 16x7's and 215's lol) I ran -3.5 camber in order to achieve that. There were endless discussions and back and forth arguments on...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-30-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By Rehabguy

After KW my alignment sheet reads: Camber ...

After KW my alignment sheet reads:

Camber
FL -2.5
FR -2.4
RL -2.5
RR -2.4

Toe
FL 1/16"
Forum: W212 AMG
01-12-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,191
Posted By Rehabguy

:rolf: Trust me, I get no kick backs from...

:rolf: Trust me, I get no kick backs from weathertech either! I wish! Anyhow, I sincerely didn't mean any hate nor did I mean to sound like I was bashing the ones you have. I totally get what you...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-10-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,191
Posted By Rehabguy

What kinda material is this? The underside looks...

What kinda material is this? The underside looks like carpet. Top side? Are those raised areas cushiony/soft?



Looks and likes are definitely subjective. The weathertechs fit is spot on, the...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-08-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 22,483
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks. I am gonna toy with a bit more -offset...

Thanks. I am gonna toy with a bit more -offset and see what happens. :y
Forum: W212 AMG
01-07-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 22,483
Posted By Rehabguy

Oooh, I see! THAT'S something else I haven't seen...

Oooh, I see! THAT'S something else I haven't seen much of either, Non-S's.

Any rubbing with this set up up front? I run 275/35/19's in a 9.5 ET +32 + lowered @ the front (for summer) and I do get...
Forum: W212 AMG
01-07-2019, 12:29 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 22,483
Posted By Rehabguy

Nice! What size tires to run 10's up front?...

Nice! What size tires to run 10's up front? And... are your calipers Grey? (First time I see a face lift with grey brakes.)
Forum: W212 AMG
12-30-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,191
Posted By Rehabguy

I can't say anything about the OE ones. I have...

I can't say anything about the OE ones. I have the full set from weathertech and they are very nicely contoured to the lines of the floor and trunk. I love how the ONE for the rear covers the hump...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-24-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 490
Posted By Rehabguy

Found my pics https://i.imgur.com/CchbX8a.jpg ...

Found my pics
https://i.imgur.com/CchbX8a.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/jrI4vx2.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/tKc3NfL.jpg
Forum: W212 AMG
12-24-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,629
Posted By Rehabguy

Turn the knob to S or S+ and forget ECO... that's...

Turn the knob to S or S+ and forget ECO... that's why you bought a E63! Problem fixed! :rolf: How much fuel does "shutting off the engine at a traffic light for 45 secs actually save anyone? I feel...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-24-2018, 01:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 490
Posted By Rehabguy

I precisely made a joke of this when I first got...

I precisely made a joke of this when I first got my car... "A bit under a 1/4 tank of gas is 'reserve' fuel in a v8 Biturbo"... Mine has been indicating this way since I got it.
Forum: W212 AMG
12-21-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 604
Posted By Rehabguy

Damn! I hope this is NOT possible when one is...

Damn! I hope this is NOT possible when one is going at 50mph! Not that I like the idea of this being possible at any speed when the car is already in motion one way or another.
As for the brake...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-21-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 974
Posted By Rehabguy

Or you can get a custom lead lined ashtray and...

Or you can get a custom lead lined ashtray and put the key in there! :rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
12-21-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 974
Posted By Rehabguy

I too had this issue when I got my car. ~3 wks...

I too had this issue when I got my car. ~3 wks after I brought the car home... I got that message. Went to CVS and picked up a replacement. Couple of weeks later... AGAIN!
So, on my third...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-17-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By Rehabguy

I was faced with this problem when I first got my...

I was faced with this problem when I first got my E. Fortunately for me, it wasn't baked on bugs but just dried leaves. I tried the long stick method and it wasn't effective enough. I grabbed my...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-17-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 709
Posted By Rehabguy

I dunno if they have a "shorter spring" for moe'...

I dunno if they have a "shorter spring" for moe' lows... lol! but I guess someone else has already answered that. Now, I was sorta wondering if they have a stiffer spring. I think they ride a bit...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-17-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 709
Posted By Rehabguy

More pics! Are you at the lowest on the KW's?

More pics! Are you at the lowest on the KW's?
Forum: W212 AMG
12-17-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By Rehabguy

Loving the vacuum rig! :bow:

Loving the vacuum rig! :bow:
Forum: W212 AMG
12-16-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 709
Posted By Rehabguy

Did ya do something to your LED's or do you have...

Did ya do something to your LED's or do you have film on your headlights? Or is it just the pics... your lights look a bit yellowish (not in a bad way).
Forum: W212 AMG
12-16-2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

I am amazed you are not rubbing. A lil rub on...

I am amazed you are not rubbing. A lil rub on big dips no a big deal. I too run BCForged and KW HAS. I am no where as aggressive as your set up though. Congrats! Looks good!
Forum: W212 AMG
12-16-2018, 11:47 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

Aggressive set up! Did you have to dial in some...

Aggressive set up! Did you have to dial in some extra negative camber (specially at the back) in order to make this work? If so, did you use camber plates? Any rubbing?
Forum: W212 AMG
12-15-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Rehabguy

I wished the Renntech was just the bottom part. ...

I wished the Renntech was just the bottom part.
https://i.imgur.com/Zp9nxH9.png
Forum: W212 AMG
12-12-2018, 12:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 667
Posted By Rehabguy

20x10.5's square with 305/25's . Looks awesome...

20x10.5's square with 305/25's . Looks awesome IMO.
https://www.bcforged-na.com/project/mb-e63-amg-s/
Forum: W212 AMG
12-10-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 667
Posted By Rehabguy

I am surprised you are running a 30 series tire...

I am surprised you are running a 30 series tire out back on a 20" wheel. I would have thought you'd HAVE to go with a 25 (in order to keep the overall height close to stock). But, then again, someone...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-10-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 667
Posted By Rehabguy

Nice! This 19F and 20R set up has crossed my...

Nice! This 19F and 20R set up has crossed my mind. What size tires are you running?
Forum: W212 AMG
12-06-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By Rehabguy

Baller answer right here! On the subject of...

Baller answer right here!

On the subject of cleaning interiors, I just remembered a story from a BMW forum. Long story short, dude cleans leather interior with Mr. Clean Magic Eraser! :rolf:...
Forum: W212 AMG
12-05-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By Rehabguy

I had a toyota Sienna with light grey leather...

I had a toyota Sienna with light grey leather seats. Even though every time I washed it I used leather cleaner and conditioner, over time, they started to look pretty nasty. One day, while cleaning...
Forum: W212 AMG
11-30-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

Oh! So, if that's the case... then IT might just...

Oh! So, if that's the case... then IT might just be OEM.
Forum: W212 AMG
11-30-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

Not that this applies to me any more, but this is...

Not that this applies to me any more, but this is def. interesting. Thanks for posting this. Although, on the face lift w212... I don't see where we can stick a normal sized license plate decal. ...
Forum: W212 AMG
11-29-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

Side shot. I am not sure if this is OE. I sorta...

Side shot. I am not sure if this is OE. I sorta doubt it. I am the second owner of this car and I know it came from CA. They must have installed this in NJ (where I bought it. Not MB dealership)....
Forum: W212 AMG
11-28-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

Congrats! And as for how to mount front plate: ...

Congrats! And as for how to mount front plate:
https://i.imgur.com/iwGhSvT.jpg
Or you can get a tow hook mounting kit.
Forum: W212 AMG
11-25-2018, 10:29 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

I hear ya! I am very saddened by the fact that...

I hear ya! I am very saddened by the fact that the RS6 (any current body style) does not make it to north America. Best of luck and enjoy the new whip!
Forum: W212 AMG
11-25-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

Dude! You are downgrading?! lol! j/k! Looking for...

Dude! You are downgrading?! lol! j/k! Looking for something more nimble?
Forum: W212 AMG
11-24-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

I guess some would say this is that bitter sweet...

I guess some would say this is that bitter sweet moment when you see an awesome car go... but, on the other hand... a new one come. What will the whip be?!
Forum: W212 AMG
11-23-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By Rehabguy

https://mbworld.org/forums/w212-amg/604719-2014-e6...

https://mbworld.org/forums/w212-amg/604719-2014-e63-amg-winter-wheel-tire-packages.html
Forum: W212 AMG
11-22-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By Rehabguy

I am pretty sure that the W212's can not fit...

I am pretty sure that the W212's can not fit 18's. Mine's got CCB's and I can't squeeze a wheel barrel cleaning brush through the spokes (at the front) to wash the barrels with 19's on.
Forum: W212 AMG
11-21-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Rehabguy

LOL! Those might actually help... I wonder if...

LOL! Those might actually help... I wonder if Rally Armor makes Flaps for the E class lol!


The width are the same as what you are planning. Offsets as the she sits in these pics +32F and +49R. ...
Forum: W212 AMG
11-21-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Rehabguy

These are 19's. 275/35 F and 305/30 R. Thanks.

These are 19's. 275/35 F and 305/30 R. Thanks.
Forum: W212 AMG
11-20-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Rehabguy

Not a wrap. My car is Matte white. Here you go: ...

Not a wrap. My car is Matte white. Here you go:

https://i.imgur.com/KtpqmWR.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/XhpJV7J.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/otGFggF.jpg

Pics are crappy, sorry, It was raining and they...
Forum: W218
11-12-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By Rehabguy

NP. I am not OK with running 25 series tires. I...

NP. I am not OK with running 25 series tires. I feel more comfortable with a bit more meat on those tires.
Forum: W218
11-12-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By Rehabguy

As requested. Sorry for the crappy pics. 19x9.5...

As requested. Sorry for the crappy pics. 19x9.5 +32 275/35/19 F. 19x10.5 +49 305/30/19 R. ET's effective with 3mm spacers. BCForged RS40 Dark Brushed Black. I highly advise going with anything but...
Forum: W218
11-07-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By Rehabguy

BCForged is pretty good bang for your buck. ...

BCForged is pretty good bang for your buck. Fully custom and can be had for under $4K in 20"s in ~ 6 wks. If that's still too much, Forgestar is also custom and those can be had in 20"s for under...
Forum: Marketplace
11-05-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,920
Posted By Rehabguy

Good luck with sale. This is a great price for a...

Good luck with sale. This is a great price for a set of custom wheels WITH tires!
Forum: W218
11-05-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By Rehabguy

So the W213 sports ET25 Front stock? Interesting....

So the W213 sports ET25 Front stock? Interesting. These lower offsets could mean better wheel selection! Just outta curiosity, what tire size do you run with a 9.5 ET13?
Forum: W212 AMG
11-04-2018, 07:46 PM
Forum: W218
11-04-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By Rehabguy

Are you sure that the front ET is 13 and not a...

Are you sure that the front ET is 13 and not a typo? If this is correct, that wheel wouldn't fit a stock E63 without modifications (stretched tire and a bunch of negative camber). The rear wheel...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-28-2018, 01:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 673
Posted By Rehabguy

Oh, YES! Definitely go with these! These usually...

Oh, YES! Definitely go with these! These usually sell for ~$3K+!
Forum: W212 AMG
10-27-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By Rehabguy

Lemme open by saying that I am no expert when it...

Lemme open by saying that I am no expert when it comes to these cars. Having read the forums for a bit here and there I learned that the M156 suffered from a head bolt issue. If you do some...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-24-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 673
Posted By Rehabguy

I believe Jimminez is running TE37's in 19x9.5...

I believe Jimminez is running TE37's in 19x9.5 Et35 square. Look up his thread to confirm. However, if I were to get an economical set of wheels for winter... I'd go with these:...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-23-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,081
Posted By Rehabguy

You can always use these stockers for winter...

You can always use these stockers for winter (with winter rubber, of course) and get a "nicer" set of wheels for summer :naughty:
Forum: W212 AMG
10-17-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,297
Posted By Rehabguy

I did a lil' searching on this subject last year...

I did a lil' searching on this subject last year being that I ended up buying just that, a '14 with CCB's. Word on the interwebs is that the rotors will SUPPOSEDLY last either "UP TO" or "OVER" 100K...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-16-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,969
Posted By Rehabguy

What size tire are you running? I am currently...

What size tire are you running? I am currently on 19x10.5 with 305/30's rear at +49. I believe I could have gone with a 11", kept it at 305/30 and, according to online calculator, offset +43 or so.
Forum: W212 AMG
10-16-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 669
Posted By Rehabguy

I dunno if you came across this...

I dunno if you came across this https://mbworld.org/forums/w212-amg/648379-post-your-wheel-tire-setup-pictures-information.html. If that thread doesn't provide enough info, you should really listen...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-15-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 666
Posted By Rehabguy

Welcome... and... how are you getting away with...

Welcome... and... how are you getting away with driving around NYC w/o a front plate?! :)
Forum: W212 AMG
10-10-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for your response, Jimminez. I looked...

Thanks for your response, Jimminez. I looked those up and glanced over the item description. They only work on BBS wheels apparently. I am currently running 3mm spacers and I feel like the amount...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-10-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 31,551
Posted By Rehabguy

When I first got my car I sorta wished it had...

When I first got my car I sorta wished it had with the 10 spoke OE wheels...The more I look at the 5 twin spokes the more I like them. These are the best looking OE wheels. When is it gonna get...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-10-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 578
Posted By Rehabguy

S for local driving and C only when on highway...

S for local driving and C only when on highway for 1 hr+ long trips

And:


:rolf:
Forum: W212 AMG
10-09-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

"20x9" ET38 + 5mm spacers = ET33 265/30R20" ...

"20x9" ET38 + 5mm spacers = ET33 265/30R20"

Dr. Jimminez, I have a, ahem, friend, cough*, who is considering running 5mm spacers up front with stock wheels. Did you run them straight up on the...
Forum: W212 AMG
10-05-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By Rehabguy

I'd skip right to asking "Switzer"

I'd skip right to asking "Switzer"
Forum: W212 AMG
10-03-2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 735
Posted By Rehabguy

Does this cable enable better compatibility with...

Does this cable enable better compatibility with iOS? Faster charging? Cuz if it doesn't, why spend $50 on it?
Forum: W212 AMG
10-03-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By Rehabguy

It all comes down to what professor Jimminez said

It all comes down to what professor Jimminez said
Forum: W212 AMG
10-03-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 735
Posted By Rehabguy

USB jack in center console. iphone...

USB jack in center console. iphone connectivity... hmmm
Forum: W212 AMG
10-01-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 630
Posted By Rehabguy

Peter, if you are considering purchasing the...

Peter, if you are considering purchasing the wheels you linked, contact the seller first. The title reads 19' but the item specs say 18". Make sure you are getting the right diameter.
Personally, I...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-25-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

@Iconoclast: Beautiful

@Iconoclast: Beautiful
Forum: W212 AMG
09-23-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Rehabguy

Wow. I sure hope it's nothing major. Please...

Wow. I sure hope it's nothing major. Please update us when you find out what it is. Good luck.
Forum: W212 AMG
09-21-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Rehabguy

Could it be this?...

Could it be this? https://mbworld.org/forums/w212-amg/709508-ball-joint-gone-bad-30k.html Read through this thread and see if it's what we discussed.
Forum: W212 AMG
09-19-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks for the info. I had thought about letting...

Thanks for the info. I had thought about letting the dealer fix this under warranty, but then I reconsidered. I didn't want them keeping my car for God knows how long, perhaps worsening the problem...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-18-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By Rehabguy

I have a 14. I have a rattly noise that is sorta...

I have a 14. I have a rattly noise that is sorta faint. Noise is audible when going over rough pavement and it is coming from over head control panel (where the map lights are). It stops when I...
Forum: W218
09-17-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By Rehabguy

What do you mean? ...

What do you mean?
https://www.tirerack.com/tires/TireSearchResults.jsp?zip-code=11370&frontWidth=255/&frontRatio=35&frontDiameter=19&rearWidth=285/&rearRatio=30&rearDiameter=19
Forum: W218
09-16-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By Rehabguy

I don't drive a CLS, but I use my stock wheels...

I don't drive a CLS, but I use my stock wheels with 245/40/19 and 275/35/19 All Season tires in my E63. I find that stores usually "recommend" what they have in stock and what they can push. I am...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-11-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Rehabguy

Not my car. Not stock wheels. But it's a 295 on...

Not my car. Not stock wheels. But it's a 295 on a 9.5" wide wheel. You get a bit of that "bulging".... I luv it.

https://i.imgur.com/cHarIng.jpg
Forum: W212 AMG
09-10-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By Rehabguy

Michelin Primacy MX4M

Michelin Primacy MX4M
Forum: W212 AMG
09-09-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 323,486
Posted By Rehabguy

Car looks sweet without the lug covers and the...

Car looks sweet without the lug covers and the front plate... btw, how do you get away with driving in NY without front plate?...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-08-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,913
Posted By Rehabguy

I suppose that for a skilled mechanic with the...

I suppose that for a skilled mechanic with the proper tools it should be pretty straight fwd.
Forum: W212 AMG
09-08-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,913
Posted By Rehabguy

For anyone who "gots" the squeaks and are still...

For anyone who "gots" the squeaks and are still driving your car around...

https://i.imgur.com/st8dlWA.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/Y8jB6D4.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/uJG8NaE.jpg
And, look at how the...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-08-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By Rehabguy

I run 245/40/19 F and 275/35/19 R on my 5 Spoke...

I run 245/40/19 F and 275/35/19 R on my 5 Spoke stock wheels for winter. At stock ride height, No problems. My car is a '14.
Forum: W212 AMG
09-08-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By Rehabguy

While driving around the other day, a C class...

While driving around the other day, a C class drove past, all blacked out and de-badged. I said to myself, "no body with a performance division car (ie AMG, M, etc) would take their badges off". I...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-02-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,259
Posted By Rehabguy

:naughty: Like this?!... ...

:naughty: Like this?!...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sv-9ZNT4vbo
Forum: W212 AMG
09-02-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

I am sure the diameter of the overall set up has...

I am sure the diameter of the overall set up has not changed and the distance from the tire to the body of the car, twd the front and the back, should also not have changed. If it ain't rubbing now,...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-02-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

Yes, I meant rubbing... what other "nemesis" do...

Yes, I meant rubbing... what other "nemesis" do wheel lovers face? (specially when trying to be non-traditional) lol! Yeah, I am another one of those who turns the knob to "S" as soon as the car is...
Forum: W212 AMG
09-02-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 17,945
Posted By Rehabguy

Love it! Howís fitting a ET+35 in the rear?

Love it! Howís fitting a ET+35 in the rear?
Forum: W212 AMG
08-17-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 420
Posted By Rehabguy

Awesome. This is making me wanna do that other...

Awesome. This is making me wanna do that other thing I have thinking about... 19 front and 20 rear 😄. It looks great, man!
Forum: W212 AMG
08-16-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 948
Posted By Rehabguy

If you don't know much about up sizing a...

If you don't know much about up sizing a wheel/tire set up, this could be a pretty involved process. There is a wealth of info in this forum. If you wanna get it right, there is a lotta reading to do...
Forum: W212 AMG
08-16-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 420
Posted By Rehabguy

Profile shot? :) I like these meaty set ups :y

Profile shot? :) I like these meaty set ups :y
Forum: W212 AMG
08-16-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 948
Posted By Rehabguy

It is possible. You will definitely need spacers...

It is possible. You will definitely need spacers at the front. You will require to bring that offset down to about +35 and run a 255-265 max. The rear, on the other hand, you will need to stretch a...
Forum: W212 AMG
08-15-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 948
Posted By Rehabguy

What are the specs of said S63 wheels?

What are the specs of said S63 wheels?
Forum: W212 AMG
08-14-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Rehabguy

Yes. Thanks for you reply. I got two emails today...

Yes. Thanks for you reply. I got two emails today clarifying this issue. :y
Forum: W218
08-13-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By Rehabguy

Mileage is not much of a determining factor when...

Mileage is not much of a determining factor when it comes to brake wear. I'd say it's more about a person's driving habits (how heavily you accelerate and how hard you apply the brakes; some people...
Forum: W218
08-13-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By Rehabguy

A bent wheel would produce vibrations while...

A bent wheel would produce vibrations while driving. A PPI would definitely be the way to go.
Forum: W212 AMG
08-13-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Rehabguy

W212 E63 Lower Control Arm Part Number

Hello, MBworld. I am in need of replacing the Driver's side Lower Control Arm in my '14 (b/c busted bushing) and have been searching online to order the part. I am amazed at how I have contacted...
Forum: W212 AMG
08-12-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By Rehabguy

How many miles on your '14? I often also want the...

How many miles on your '14? I often also want the car to feel firmer and more planted and have been preemptively searching the interwebs for when this (Struts going bad) happens. Did a quick search...
Forum: W212 AMG
08-12-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,421
Posted By Rehabguy

Sounds like you should go to a different...

Sounds like you should go to a different dealership. I am pretty sure, while I am no dealer, that from 2010 to 2016 E63's come with Air suspension in the rear only. You most likely have lowering...
Forum: W212 AMG
08-01-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,286
Posted By Rehabguy

Congrats! The view of the RFK is truly amazing...

Congrats! The view of the RFK is truly amazing from Astoria Park. Enjoy the car!
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Rehabguy

LMAO! Like how Peter Griffin (Family Guy) becomes...

LMAO! Like how Peter Griffin (Family Guy) becomes an Uber driver!

To OP... mine looks MUCH worse on both sides simply from driving around NYC!
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By Rehabguy

Nice! that's another tid bit I didn't know......

Nice! that's another tid bit I didn't know... MATTE ceramic coating! See what I mean?! Learned something new today... again! Thanks!
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By Rehabguy

Hey, live and learn! That's why I come here...

Hey, live and learn! That's why I come here religiously and read what I can and soak up these people's car wisdom, lol. Yeah, NO paint correction. Either repaint or WRAP when damage. Oh, yeah! If you...
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By Rehabguy

Oh, Cool! I didn't know that was an option. Well,...

Oh, Cool! I didn't know that was an option. Well, you now have the option of replacing rotors with aftermarket ones when you are due :y
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,261
Posted By Rehabguy

I too am in a '14. I found that in C mode with NO...

I too am in a '14. I found that in C mode with NO lights on the "shock absorber button" the car is too bouncy over lumpy pavement. Yet, in S mode, with ONE light on in shock absorber button, it is...
Forum: W212 AMG
07-29-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By Rehabguy

Awesome Wgn, OP. Congrats! I am on the fence with...

Awesome Wgn, OP. Congrats! I am on the fence with regards to matte paint... I have a matte white sedan. Yes, dust doesn't show AS MUCH. However, if your car is dusty and there is a drizzle, it'll...
Forum: W212 AMG
07-28-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By Rehabguy

Thanks! Me too! I am not a big fan of stretched...

Thanks! Me too! I am not a big fan of stretched tires.


Thank you. These are BCForged wheels. I bought them through a vendor called PK Auto. I am actually thinking about selling this set up. PM...
Forum: W212 AMG
07-28-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By Rehabguy

19x9.5 ET+32 F and 19x10.5 ET+49 Been...

19x9.5 ET+32 F and 19x10.5 ET+49


Been running this set up since early summer and (knock on wood) no electronic issues thus far. Slight rubbing on occasion at the front when turning and...
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