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Forum: W213 AMG
07-18-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By Dunga

It is a tremendous road trip car. Fast,...

It is a tremendous road trip car. Fast, comfortable. I wish the high end stereo was an option on the wagon but I canít complain too much I guess. Safe travels.
Forum: W213 AMG
07-18-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 693
Posted By Dunga

Ooooh danger here. Sounds like me 5 years ago...

Ooooh danger here. Sounds like me 5 years ago lol. Significant other had a Subaru. I brought her to my Mercedes dealer and she fell for a GLK350. Now sheís my wife and mother of my child, and drives...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-17-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,081
Posted By Dunga

I had an S7 and I think those nailed the 4 door...

I had an S7 and I think those nailed the 4 door coupe look better than the 4 door GT car. New Panamera looks good imo. I only ever see E63s in our Mercedes club drives to the cars and coffee but I...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-17-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,081
Posted By Dunga

Yes and no! In a straight line the E63 is...

Yes and no! In a straight line the E63 is definitely faster. In the twisty stuff and on a track the weight is undeniable. So from a power to weight point, the GT3 has the E63 beat, 500 hp for 3,150...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-17-2019, 01:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,081
Posted By Dunga

Ditto. The HARDEST!! Good question. Having...

Ditto. The HARDEST!!

Good question. Having a 1 year old and dogs, I really canít think of anything as cool as my wagon for this use. Maybe an Urus, but thatís twice the price, and is gonna be...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-09-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 888
Posted By Dunga

This is definitely not right. It may not be frame...

This is definitely not right. It may not be frame damage. Sometimes a panel just needs some small adjustments with its clips. I had this issue with my previous Audi where I kept bringing it to the...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-07-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Yes! Lotta deer. I hit a deer my first time...

Yes! Lotta deer. I hit a deer my first time there. In my defense I had been driving all day, it was getting dark, a blind corner, windshield full of bugs, I was tired, listening to my book on tape,...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-07-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Montana is gorgeous. If youíre getting close to...

Montana is gorgeous. If youíre getting close to Billings, Bear Tooth Pass has to be one of the best driving roads in North America. I got told about it by an old WWII veteran and this road will take...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-07-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Congrats man!! Post pictures :-) CPO is the to...

Congrats man!! Post pictures :-) CPO is the to go. 3 zone climate is worth it if you have family that ride in the back and they can control their own AC.

Thereís no third row option for the 63. ...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-06-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,781
Posted By Dunga

I donít think you should pay sticker on this car....

I donít think you should pay sticker on this car. Itís 3rd year in production now. Most of us have been able to get good discounts, even on a custom build. I think youíll find 3-6% or even higher off...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-04-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

Oh trust me I know! We were so so close to...

Oh trust me I know! We were so so close to getting the wife a Range Rover Supercharged. It was around the time they did the facelift. The tech was so so laggy with all the touch screens. Like using a...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,526
Posted By Dunga

I havenít driven Cup 2s. To me they seem like a...

I havenít driven Cup 2s. To me they seem like a dry weather/track tire only. We run winter tires up here North of the Wall October through April and even then, Iíve been caught in snow on Summer...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

Lmfao!! M5 has an option for an extended or...

Lmfao!!

M5 has an option for an extended or full leather interior but I could be wrong. Someone can jump in and correct me. Adding the designo leather option thatís offered on a lower trim would...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,526
Posted By Dunga

Cup 2 are super aggressive, streetable track...

Cup 2 are super aggressive, streetable track tires basically. Some of the fastest track super cars come with cup 2s as standard. 4Ss are high performance summer tires that would do well on the track...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

I completely agree. I just specced an E300 on...

I completely agree. I just specced an E300 on MBUSA. It has the nice designo leather I like for $4,500 and the upgraded Burmester, all for under $65k. My car was more than $60k over that. Thatís a...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

Iím a bit more conflicted with that. Do you...

Iím a bit more conflicted with that. Do you suggest they include the high end system as standard? Itís not even an option on my wagon for some reason. At the end of the day we are buying the top trim...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-03-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

I do agree itís far from perfect. Their year to...

I do agree itís far from perfect. Their year to year updates leave quite a bit to be desired to be honest. Even GM adds a couple of colors and takes away bottom low sellers with their Vette...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-02-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

Lol I hear ya! Getting money back from...

Lol I hear ya! Getting money back from manufacturers is tight!

On a serious note, I read on a thread here a couple of weeks ago that the infotainment system was actually quite different in the Ď18...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-02-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,286
Posted By Dunga

Really as it should be on this kind of car. I...

Really as it should be on this kind of car. I guess this wonít be a facelift then with these few changes.
07-02-2019, 06:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By Dunga

Thats actually a good point. Mine came with them...

Thats actually a good point. Mine came with them and I probably wouldnít have ordered it with as the black plastic to me is a bit of an eyesore and doesnít blend well with my Obsidian Black paint....
Forum: W213 AMG
07-02-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,745
Posted By Dunga

Wow S, somehow I missed this whole thing and...

Wow S, somehow I missed this whole thing and never realized Stationdragon was KIA. Glad youíre ok. It truly is a testament to the engineering of these vehicles how much beating they can take and yet...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-01-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,200
Posted By Dunga

1) massage seats are great. Keep in mind the...

1) massage seats are great. Keep in mind the performance seats are not only harsher riding, but the holes in them are NOT function. You may not fit a harness through those holes and would still need...
Forum: W213 AMG
07-01-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 950
Posted By Dunga

Looks great guys. Currently wait listed for...

Looks great guys. Currently wait listed for Laguna Seca in November for the advance and pro courses. These seem to sell out quite quickly unfortunately. If I donít get either I will have to call and...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-30-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dunga

A good clear bra should come off without damage....

A good clear bra should come off without damage. Allegedly. Leave it for now and see how much it bugs you. Is it as noticeable as the picture make it look like?
Forum: W213 AMG
06-30-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,711
Posted By Dunga

It rides harsh no doubt. My corvette seems softer...

It rides harsh no doubt. My corvette seems softer in its ďcomfortĒ mode. E63s comfort is comparable to Sport in the Vette. Was your RS7 performance model? I understand those dumped the conventional...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-30-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dunga

Looks good. I do seen difference in color Iím...

Looks good. I do seen difference in color Iím wondering if itís the clear bra affecting the finish? In that case should you look into either removing it or full bra on the whole car?

...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-30-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,711
Posted By Dunga

Ha! Try living in Duluth! Yeah the E63 seems...

Ha! Try living in Duluth! Yeah the E63 seems built with smooth German roads in mind. Still we got used to it but I can definitely see where it may be a big deal if you have back problems.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-30-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,711
Posted By Dunga

I suppose youíre right. They havenít said...

I suppose youíre right. They havenít said anything about a 6 series and it would have been due now after the 5. Unless theyíre worried it would cannibalize the sales of the 8. I donít get what...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-29-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dunga

Welcome to the club :-) cheers to a true unicorn....

Welcome to the club :-) cheers to a true unicorn. I have nut brown interior as well on my white wagon. You get used to the ride. I found that making your own ďindividualĒ driving mode was best as...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-29-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,711
Posted By Dunga

Well if itís poised to be as the coupe version of...

Well if itís poised to be as the coupe version of the 7 series, isnít it more in line with the S class coupe? Pricing for that is obviously higher than the regular S class sedan. The 4 series is the...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-29-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 623
Posted By Dunga

Is it really your E53? Have you signed on the...

Is it really your E53? Have you signed on the papers yet? If not, no need to pursue any lemon anything. Just tell them youíre no longer comfortable accepting this build due to the electrical issues...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-29-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,711
Posted By Dunga

Pricing out on the M8 Wolfman or speculation as...

Pricing out on the M8 Wolfman or speculation as of now? Iím assuming itís S63 money??
Forum: W213 AMG
06-29-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dunga

I posted my wagon on Obsessed Garrage after her...

I posted my wagon on Obsessed Garrage after her bath. So some guys were talking about wagons and a gentleman told me about his local dealer with this incredible blue one. Small cyber world I guess :)...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-28-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Dunga

Someone posted a picture of that one on Facebook....

Someone posted a picture of that one on Facebook. It looks gorgeous. Brilliant Blue Magno wasnít a factory option so that was a Designo Exclusive paint. Well done. Post lots of pictures. Wonder why...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-27-2019, 01:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By Dunga

Hello! I too came from Audi. Q very custom Audi...

Hello! I too came from Audi. Q very custom Audi Exclusive S7. I just convinced myself I needed the wagon and have been very happy with the flexibility. I like the transmission better than the dual...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-17-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,331
Posted By Dunga

I have to agree. Get back to the drawing board...

I have to agree. Get back to the drawing board and see what you want, what your budget is, then get out there and start test driving and see what you like.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-16-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,008
Posted By Dunga

Welcome aboard. Post pics!

Welcome aboard. Post pics!
Forum: W213 AMG
06-16-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,526
Posted By Dunga

From what I hear one of the best street tires for...

From what I hear one of the best street tires for the track. Good luck with the sale.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-16-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,331
Posted By Dunga

Agree. The W213 will continue in its initial...

Agree. The W213 will continue in its initial steep depreciation curve. I would advise the op against spending the kind of money the W212 is commanding unless he is in love with the color and options....
Forum: W213 AMG
06-13-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dunga

I have both btw Mike. They each have their own...

I have both btw Mike. They each have their own flavor. I think the wagon is a little more practical, a little roomier yet the SUV is a lot more forgiving on harsh roads. The GLS will obviously be...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-13-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dunga

My days of picking up chicks are over since you...

My days of picking up chicks are over since you know, happily married and infidelity sucks. Your sedan looks infinitely better I promise, and majority of us will give that to you brother. Yet, the...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-13-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dunga

Man can you be a little more condescending? In...

Man can you be a little more condescending? In deed youíre putting words in his mouth. Wagon owners who think they are universally cool/desired are delusional since you know, manufacturers would...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-13-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,372
Posted By Dunga

You bet! I have brown interior. This is the first...

You bet! I have brown interior. This is the first time I get a car tinted and I didnít want tickets or anything like that. Weíve been happy with the 50%.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-12-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,372
Posted By Dunga

Yes! This one taken with phone camera so doesnít...

Yes! This one taken with phone camera so doesnít compare with the one above. No filter either. ...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-12-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,372
Posted By Dunga

Diamond white with 50%. ...

Diamond white with 50%.
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/1680x1120/7ccf85a2_1e7c_4f58_9d55_d2699b8e02e0_950530bb390411464e969920af4045601ceb2e89.jpeg
Forum: W213 AMG
06-12-2019, 02:15 PM
Forum: W213 AMG
06-12-2019, 10:05 AM
Forum: W213 AMG
06-11-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dunga

Mid aged? Mid aged??! :evil:

Mid aged? Mid aged??! :evil:
Forum: W213 AMG
06-11-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,317
Posted By Dunga

My 2019 car needed to have the recall done during...

My 2019 car needed to have the recall done during the 2,000 mile service.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-11-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,089
Posted By Dunga

Hmm then itís perhaps the cruise control logic in...

Hmm then itís perhaps the cruise control logic in C? Maybe try it in S and see if itís a little more keen on downshifting to maintain speed? Just a suggestion. I know the car drive really lethargic...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-10-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 881
Posted By Dunga

Itís the same old one with an extra minute and a...

Itís the same old one with an extra minute and a half at the end I think.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-09-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,089
Posted By Dunga

Iíve run into the issue where the adaptive cruise...

Iíve run into the issue where the adaptive cruise intentionally decelerates. Iíve found that this is a two fold problem/feature depending on how you look at it:

1: it tries to read road signs to...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-08-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 928
Posted By Dunga

Congrats!! Enjoy :-) it was brutal to patiently...

Congrats!! Enjoy :-) it was brutal to patiently wait out the break in.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-08-2019, 01:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dunga

I use my Ď19 as my daily. We have a small child...

I use my Ď19 as my daily. We have a small child and itís a perfect family car. We can put the dogs in the back, baby in car seat, parents riding up front with plenty of room for all our luggage and...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-07-2019, 03:48 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

+1 beautiful. Safe travels.

+1
beautiful. Safe travels.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-04-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Those HREs looked the business up close and...

Those HREs looked the business up close and personal. Very sharp car.
Forum: W213 AMG
06-01-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 922
Posted By Dunga

Yes definitely. We are heading to the MNMB...

Yes definitely. We are heading to the MNMB premeet now. See you shortly!
Forum: W213 AMG
06-01-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,570
Posted By Dunga

I have Pirellis and rode in my friendís car that...

I have Pirellis and rode in my friendís car that sits on Michelinís yesterday and did notice it was a lot more comfortable. Yeah I bet itís more designed for smooth German roads....
Forum: W213 AMG
05-31-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Looks incredible my friend. Congrats! You sure...

Looks incredible my friend. Congrats! You sure waited long enough.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-31-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 922
Posted By Dunga

Once upon a Minnesota afternoon!

You pull into the shop to get the rally vinyls and run into people you know!...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,028
Posted By Dunga

Yikes! You told him to go fish? :smash:

Yikes! You told him to go fish? :smash:
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,028
Posted By Dunga

Yeah that does sound like itís from a different...

Yeah that does sound like itís from a different world now. I was considering an X5M last spring, the last year model before the new generation, and in the last two months before production switched...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By Dunga

Look up Neidfaktor. They do a lot of custom...

Look up Neidfaktor. They do a lot of custom leather/carbon stuff for German cars. They did a full custom leather interior for my old Audi. Their work is incredible but theyíre usually busy so youíd...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

I love my white cars too. Theyíre also a lot...

I love my white cars too. Theyíre also a lot easier to keep clean than black which needs a wash every other day!
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,576
Posted By Dunga

Pre recall. Not the same angle so I donít know. ...

Pre recall. Not the same angle so I donít know.
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/a4a51a73_1e50_4ae8_9ca0_ad89d37d7d78_213808926077da368d66ee565d1d7509bf4f29cf.jpeg
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,576
Posted By Dunga

This is my car after the recall. ...

This is my car after the recall.
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/ffa4e2a2_3b60_45b8_8b83_9632402614ef_9a842d0a4c8f5b9e5d32dd9db024dad5639af797.jpeg...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,576
Posted By Dunga

So this was supposedly installed on the Ď19s from...

So this was supposedly installed on the Ď19s from factory but mine didnít have them. So when it came time for my 2,000 mile oil change they did this same recall. They are plasticky wing/blade like...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-30-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,028
Posted By Dunga

Welcome to the dark side friend :-) What do you...

Welcome to the dark side friend :-) What do you drive currently?

1) the question of to buy now or wait for facelift is ancient and youíre the only one who can answer it. Do you like the current...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-29-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/3941fa56_891b_4a35_9010_86f7888b07b7_9f0daad6b455d25753b924d55c8921c7d403afb1.jpeg
The ladies!
Forum: W213 AMG
05-28-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,808
Posted By Dunga

Howdy!! So I just migrated from a Ď17 Audi...

Howdy!!

So I just migrated from a Ď17 Audi S7 to a Ď19 E63s wagon. Not exactly apples to apples but close. Another member here, I believe username Canuck is also a fellow Audiziner and a former...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-28-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dunga

I did the prepaid 4 year service. I believe it...

I did the prepaid 4 year service. I believe it includes two device As and two Bs along with the 2,000 mile rear axle diff oil change. I paid $2,300 and change. Added all up retail would have been...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-28-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

I think it was 4,500 RPM and yes 1,500 km is more...

I think it was 4,500 RPM and yes 1,500 km is more like 930 miles. I can imagine 85 mph feeling very slow on the autobahn. Good luck!
Forum: W213 AMG
05-28-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Looks stunning. Love the deep red. Congrats and...

Looks stunning. Love the deep red. Congrats and safe travels.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-26-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dunga

I just got that service done under my prepaid...

I just got that service done under my prepaid plan at the dealership. I wouldnít ignore it.

Edit: 2019 E63s
Forum: GL63 AMG
05-26-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By Dunga

Did you find out what happened? Did they resolve...

Did you find out what happened? Did they resolve it? I agree something seems fishy about it.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-25-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By Dunga

Problem is availability. Iím now waitlisted for...

Problem is availability. Iím now waitlisted for both Advanced and Pro at Laguna Seca. They have a few basic/performance openings but none of the advanced levels. They must sell out fast. Iíll wait...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-24-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,435
Posted By Dunga

Wolfman that is a stunning looking car. Btw are...

Wolfman that is a stunning looking car. Btw are you in the MNMB club? Do you go to cars and coffee at all? We try and make it down from Duluth when work permits.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-24-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By Dunga

The problem I see with the 2 day advanced or...

The problem I see with the 2 day advanced or whatever they call it is it seems sold out and not many dates available. I went to register last week for Laguna Seca and it had one date in November...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-24-2019, 06:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,435
Posted By Dunga

I know I know! It would looks absolutely...

I know I know! It would looks absolutely incredible. Very tempting :-)
Forum: W213 AMG
05-23-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,435
Posted By Dunga

Thing is most people end up putting clear bra on...

Thing is most people end up putting clear bra on their cars anyway, so the argument is for a little more you wrap the whole car and get the matte effect if you want. I just think thatís the...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-22-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,441
Posted By Dunga

See my GLE 63s has regular non massage seats so I...

See my GLE 63s has regular non massage seats so I found them less comfortable than the E 63s massage seats. At any rate. My recommendation is, get rid of it based on what I think you feel about the...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-22-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,435
Posted By Dunga

Paint protection film. Clear bra.

Paint protection film. Clear bra.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-22-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,441
Posted By Dunga

So itís all fairly subjective right? And I...

So itís all fairly subjective right? And I appreciate the op take. I too, have a Ď17 GLE63s which I totally love. However, my comfort seats in my Ď19 E63s are a lot more comfortable than those in the...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-16-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,218
Posted By Dunga

I did Audi Exclusive in my previous car. They...

I did Audi Exclusive in my previous car. They give you a book of leathers and paints and you pick what you like and what stitching and so on. It ended up costing around $13k I believe just for...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-11-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

I agree with you. Itís like bringing your dog to...

I agree with you. Itís like bringing your dog to the vet and saying the other day he barked funny. Hopefully it doesnít happen again. I just panicked and came here to see if others had dealt with...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-10-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

Yeah still canít replicate it. I had a fun...

Yeah still canít replicate it. I had a fun spirited drive on a winding road today for 20 minutes and the car is behaving normally. I can confirm the 2,000 mile differential oil change sticker is on...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-10-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Nothing at all. I just took it off to nerd out on...

Nothing at all. I just took it off to nerd out on the engineering with my brother in law. Itís back on :-)
Forum: W213 AMG
05-10-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/53aa4ee5_3815_4c2d_95d1_7e93a3178dee_c5d102a476c8ae90db7db5003aeba25f892937e5.jpeg
Nice day for a drive :-)...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-10-2019, 02:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

I know. Itís in the back of my mind now and I...

I know. Itís in the back of my mind now and I canít stop thinking about it. In the mean time Iíve drive the car in comfort, sport and aggressively in sport + and itís been doing great. I wonder if it...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-09-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

I havenít yet changed the rear diff oil. Itís due...

I havenít yet changed the rear diff oil. Itís due at 2,000 miles 3,000 kilometers I believe. The service advisor has it in his computer and when I bought the prepaid maintenance contract I made sure...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-09-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

Definitely from the back. Yeah it does seem the...

Definitely from the back. Yeah it does seem the rear diff the more I think about it. Havenít been able to replicate it. Car wasnít cold as Iíd been driving for an hour and a half the first time. I...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-09-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

Mine came with the pirellis. This was no tire...

Mine came with the pirellis. This was no tire thing. It was purely mechanical.
Forum: W213 AMG
05-07-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

And for the record an odd noise and vibration...

And for the record an odd noise and vibration doesnít bother me once in a while in a 600+ hp car. I was just worried and donít wanna wake up to a grenaded powertrain one day :-)
Forum: W213 AMG
05-07-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

Iíve had a dct in my Ď17 S7. The MCT seems a lot...

Iíve had a dct in my Ď17 S7. The MCT seems a lot smoother than that unit especially in low speeds. I have a Ď17 GLE63s but canít recall the tranny in it. I wanna say itís a conventional torque...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-07-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Good weather means bath time. Then took a pic of...

Good weather means bath time. Then took a pic of the heart of the beast!...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-07-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

They couldnít find anything on their test drive...

They couldnít find anything on their test drive and car has been behaving fine in comfort, sport and sport +. If it is to recur Iím supposed to bring it in for an extended test drive and get a loaner...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-07-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By Dunga

Vibration at low speed

Hi guys,

So last night I had something weird happen. Iím driving in cruise control on the freeway, 80mph and then slow down and exit and stop at a red light. It turns green then I gently get on...
Replies: 1
Views: 1,073
Posted By Dunga

Nuts. No I have noticed when buying car stuff,...

Nuts. No I have noticed when buying car stuff, itís so flippin hit or miss. And yeah a lot of people either lie or are unapologetically belligerent. Tell them you donít need the part and have the...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-05-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By Dunga

I think itís quiet in comfort. I have a small...

I think itís quiet in comfort. I have a small child and he sleeps fine in the back. Itís a lot quieter than my GLE63s inside the cabin. Comfort wise, it will never be as comfortable as the non AMG...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-04-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

Hi Bill. I do have mag ride. I have a Ď14...

Hi Bill. I do have mag ride. I have a Ď14 Stingray Z51 with mag ride.

Ride is dependent on the mode. Keep in mind in the Following I am discussing the suspension setting in the Mercedes, and the...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-04-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

Same. Iíve seen the 4 cylinder icon a lot. And...

Same. Iíve seen the 4 cylinder icon a lot. And the transition to and from 8 cylinders I think is quite refined and almost imperceptible. My corvette thereís a slight judder when it goes in and out of...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-04-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

No Iím in NA and Iíve never seen it in my E63....

No Iím in NA and Iíve never seen it in my E63. Iíve seen in the GLE63 frequently in comfort mode. It wonít come if youíre in cruise control or on the brakes in the SUV. Yeah Iím a bit perplexed why...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-04-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,713
Posted By Dunga

I bought mine from the dealer. Someone else had...

I bought mine from the dealer. Someone else had specced it and walked. It was the right option except it had the steel rotors and I was gonna live with it. I have to say itís not as bad on my silver...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-03-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Date night with wife out in miserable weather....

Date night with wife out in miserable weather. Eventually we will get Summer. Hopefully!...
Forum: W213 AMG
05-02-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

I think itís when the transmission decouples from...

I think itís when the transmission decouples from the engine and the car is ďcoastingĒ. RPMs drop and youíre saving fuel. Iíve had this kick in a lot on my GLE63 with the old 5.5 unit but never in my...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-30-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

Agreed. Comfort suspension here for my city all...

Agreed. Comfort suspension here for my city all the time. I do turn the exhaust on whatever mode Iím in but noticed the sound is a lot more pronounced on Sport+ with nice pops and crackles you donít...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-28-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

Do you find Sport+ holding on to gears a bit much...

Do you find Sport+ holding on to gears a bit much on the freeway? Or do you drive in manual? Since if Iím cruising at 80 mph I donít mind being in top gear.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-28-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,396
Posted By Dunga

So what is everybodyís preferred driving mode in city/highway?

Hi all,

so so a couple of months into ownership and after breaking the car in patiently I started trying the different modes except for Race, as I feel thatís more appropriate for the track. I...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-24-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,774
Posted By Dunga

Thatís so cool! Thanks for explaining :)

Thatís so cool! Thanks for explaining :)
Forum: W213 AMG
04-24-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,774
Posted By Dunga

Wonder why itís on one side. Is one intercooler...

Wonder why itís on one side. Is one intercooler running hotter?
Forum: W213 AMG
04-24-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,774
Posted By Dunga

I noticed it a month ago. I was in break in...

I noticed it a month ago. I was in break in driving in comfort pulled into the service center to request replacement door trim pieces as they were discolored within a month of purchase. It was...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-24-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,712
Posted By Dunga

I just wrote to my insurance agent to check on...

I just wrote to my insurance agent to check on this. Yeah what a sh*tshow.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-24-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,712
Posted By Dunga

This is a load of horse**** theyíre giving you....

This is a load of horse**** theyíre giving you. Their sole purpose is to save money at this point which is infuriating because when you send your premiums each month you donít think about it. No they...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-22-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,841
Posted By Dunga

Thatís absolutely terrible. Iím sorry to hear...

Thatís absolutely terrible. Iím sorry to hear about the young man. Donít know what else to do but pull over to the shoulder if you have a mechanical problem or run out of gas or something. Everybody...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,011
Posted By Dunga

like this? Haha :-) ...

like this? Haha :-)
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/18cd838d_0531_4721_8848_fcb08806a461_6e03a9102bb49dcca0a11ca12c1c16828769ac90.jpeg
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,011
Posted By Dunga

In my humble peasant opinion theyíre only...

In my humble peasant opinion theyíre only acceptable on a Maybach as a faux Bentley heritage wheel. The fact that AMG is offering them on their GT63 is astonishing. Just because you can doesnít mean...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,712
Posted By Dunga

Yes. Got mine from Sears in February and got a...

Yes. Got mine from Sears in February and got a decent deal. They have a few and so do the other dealerships. Theyíll also deal on special orders.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,712
Posted By Dunga

I completely agree. Besides just because...

I completely agree. Besides just because something doesnít make sense doesnít mean you canít find an attorney that would litigate the crap out of it.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-18-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,011
Posted By Dunga

No. Way!!!

No. Way!!!
Forum: W213 AMG
04-17-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,712
Posted By Dunga

Been there sort of. Always let friends drive my...

Been there sort of. Always let friends drive my cars and thankfully never had them total it. Most are gracious and respectful especially with me in the passenger seat. Not all. I remember this one...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-16-2019, 03:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,570
Posted By Dunga

Itíll depend on the quality of your city roads....

Itíll depend on the quality of your city roads. Go for a test drive and see for yourself.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-16-2019, 03:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,841
Posted By Dunga

I saw your other post and itís absolutely heart...

I saw your other post and itís absolutely heart wrenching. Glad no one got hurt. Iíd say for similar money an M5/M5 comp is your direct obvious competitor. Audi is currently transitioning to the C8...
04-12-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 219
Views: 48,982
Posted By Dunga

Spring blizzard folks! ...

Spring blizzard folks!
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/261c6ab3_0c62_4962_bf23_b5385996b3e7_4b2061fc4db20246d9c544e6da2e8a4df925ac2c.jpeg...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-10-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Agreed. For my Ď19 they were an optional extra. I...

Agreed. For my Ď19 they were an optional extra. I like them because when my 1 year old is sleeping in the car seat and one of us is getting in/out of the car we donít have to slam the door. Donít...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-08-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,820
Posted By Dunga

Hello there. I bought one off the lot that had...

Hello there. I bought one off the lot that had the alcantara like headliner and I think it makes the car interior feel very luxurious. I had built an Audi S7 with a ton of Audi Exclusive leather bits...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-08-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,570
Posted By Dunga

Enjoy buddy. A cayenne turbo is no joke and itís...

Enjoy buddy. A cayenne turbo is no joke and itís all about what the best fit for you is. Cheers.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-08-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,570
Posted By Dunga

Sure. I have pirelli sottozeros IIs 265 width all...

Sure. I have pirelli sottozeros IIs 265 width all around in a square setup for my winter driving. Pressure at 42 PSI all around. We have some of the worst roads in the country in my city. On freeway...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-08-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,570
Posted By Dunga

Tried out sport and sport + for the first time...

Tried out sport and sport + for the first time last night. I found little difference in ride quality between the 3 levels, with comfort being almost indistinguishable from sport, and sport + being...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-07-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 474
Posted By Dunga

932 miles!

So today I finally hit 932 miles. The break in recommendations are to wait for 1,000 miles or 1,500 km. Well the latter translates to 932 miles and I decided to go with that number lol!

So so I...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-05-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Back to the States after two week vacation. Happy...

Back to the States after two week vacation. Happy to pick up the car. Sheís had a full front clear bra, they did the bumper in one piece!! A ceramic coat. And a 50% tint. Still at 600 miles. Itching...
Forum: W213 AMG
04-05-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Yes!! Congrats. Finally itís over. Start enjoying...

Yes!! Congrats. Finally itís over. Start enjoying it. The yellow calipers really pop. My one regret in my wagon is it came specced with steel breaks. Enjoy in good health.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-05-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,156
Posted By Dunga

Sinister AF. This has the yellow stitching on the...

Sinister AF. This has the yellow stitching on the inside no?
Forum: W213 AMG
04-02-2019, 02:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dunga

Bought my wagon in late February with the prepaid...

Bought my wagon in late February with the prepaid maintenance and it included this service in the contract. There was a post here a month or so ago about someone being denied this service even though...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-31-2019, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By Dunga

Hey Mandarin. Are those crank or wheel numbers??...

Hey Mandarin. Are those crank or wheel numbers?? Also whatís the difference between the first and second run? Thanks.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-31-2019, 04:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,605
Posted By Dunga

Very interesting take. I cannot disagree on the...

Very interesting take. I cannot disagree on the ride being stiff even with the little seat time Iíve had so far. With all the reviews Iíve seen and read I was only gonna get the comfort seats and Iím...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-27-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 958
Posted By Dunga

Will do when I get back to the country next week....

Will do when I get back to the country next week. I have been in comfort as Iím still in break in. I did notice one of the pockets where the cargo cover goes in is a tiny bit loose that I need to...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-27-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By Dunga

Yeah maybe a bad sensor? Are both exhausts...

Yeah maybe a bad sensor? Are both exhausts working normally?? May not factor but just trying to think of what else would affect this. Your weight should not be a factor in this 4,500lb car I think....
Forum: W213 AMG
03-27-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By Dunga

Interesting. I noticed both tears run colder...

Interesting. I noticed both tears run colder under normal driving which I attributed to the engine getting hot up front?
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

Enjoy in good health buddy and post your...

Enjoy in good health buddy and post your impressions sometime.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 958
Posted By Dunga

Legit question here. For a lemon buyback...

Legit question here. For a lemon buyback shouldnít the problem affect the drivertrain and drive ability of the car? So it canít be something like squeaky breaks or rattle headliner, correct?

In my...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-26-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By Dunga

These toys will depreciate a ton however you look...

These toys will depreciate a ton however you look at it. Best way to curb that is taking in a gently used CPO but you have to be patient till you find the right one. Finding a wagon is even harder.
...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-25-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By Dunga

Same here but in wagon form :-)

Same here but in wagon form :-)
Forum: W213 AMG
03-25-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,730
Posted By Dunga

Considering my local dealer has them on the lot...

Considering my local dealer has them on the lot asking for 15-18k below sticker I can imagine the incentive to be quite substantial.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-21-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

Shop sent in first pic. Tinting complete at 50%....

Shop sent in first pic. Tinting complete at 50%. Next is clear bra and ceramic coat. ...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-21-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 890
Posted By Dunga

The 5.5 was obviously also turbo charged. I...

The 5.5 was obviously also turbo charged. I currently own both engines and while I havenít opened up my W213 yet as itís still in the break in and Iím out of the country for two weeks, I have to...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-21-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

At least thereís some closure. Did you decide on...

At least thereís some closure. Did you decide on replacement?
Forum: W213 AMG
03-19-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,730
Posted By Dunga

Right and with the restyling of the CLS to make...

Right and with the restyling of the CLS to make it more, how do I say this, ďvanilla?Ē and getting rid of the 63 trim theyíre just shooting themselves in the foot. A lot of disgruntled vocal critics...
03-19-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,504
Posted By Dunga

Very nice. I went CPO on our Ď17 GLE63s SUV and...

Very nice. I went CPO on our Ď17 GLE63s SUV and have not had any regrets. The truck had 13k miles and had huge savings over new. Weíve put 15k miles in less than a year. Thing is the most comfortable...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-18-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,730
Posted By Dunga

My dealer has one on the showroom. He was showing...

My dealer has one on the showroom. He was showing my wife how easy it was to fit a car seat :D as if I just got out of the S7 to get into another 4 door coup!! Happy with my wagon. They werenít...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-18-2019, 03:51 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,027
Posted By Dunga

Say what?? My GLE63 I have to put it in reverse...

Say what?? My GLE63 I have to put it in reverse then in drive to see the front camera pop up. Haha! I didnít know about that trick. Thanks :-)
Forum: W213 AMG
03-18-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Dunga

Up here in Minnesota the earliest Iím thinking is...

Up here in Minnesota the earliest Iím thinking is mid April. My snow set came from the Audi and is an aftermarket. So looking forward to the OEM forged wheel staggered setup. ...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-17-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,730
Posted By Dunga

Agreed. Itís not made of unobtanium. An SLS AMG...

Agreed. Itís not made of unobtanium. An SLS AMG black it ainít. Itís a hard sell at sticker if you ask me otherwise all those would have been presold imo.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-17-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By Dunga

Amen! Since we got the E wagon sheís been driving...

Amen! Since we got the E wagon sheís been driving it everywhere. I get in it and my gauges look different and I have a different color scheme and all that. I guess the GLE63s has fallen out of...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-17-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,017
Posted By Dunga

Iíd say fairly noticeable but not as much as a...

Iíd say fairly noticeable but not as much as a black or white car. Itís always gonna be subjective though isnít it?. One thing about it that always irked me is everything is black except for a long...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-17-2019, 02:38 AM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/b6c146df_fc4b_4da8_bc81_776aebb82367_ec6982db2ad87c3f257aabef59960a8ab9b47a60.jpeg
Snapped a pic after getting home from work when I...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-16-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

Youíve got to be iffing kidding me?!! I guess no...

Youíve got to be iffing kidding me?!! I guess no good deed goes unpunished. Iím sorry you had to go through the ordeal man. A coworker of mine got sued by a kid running a stop sign and T boning him....
Forum: W213 AMG
03-15-2019, 02:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

Hoping for her sake she has good enough...

Hoping for her sake she has good enough insurance. She needs to pay frigginí attention. She could have killed him.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-15-2019, 02:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By Dunga

Understood. Thatís what it cost me for the Audi...

Understood. Thatís what it cost me for the Audi airbag on my previous ďunicornĒ car ;-) I love me some leather airbag so I gotta sell it to the wife now. Iím sure I can bribe her with a nice wallet...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-12-2019, 05:15 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

This is just awful. Iím sorry for the poor car...

This is just awful. Iím sorry for the poor car and glad you walked away from it. Just terrible.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-11-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

Hereís the link to that Corvette story. ...

Hereís the link to that Corvette story.

https://jalopnik.com/heres-how-a-corvette-was-totaled-because-of-one-inch-of-1806727930
Forum: W213 AMG
03-11-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,988
Posted By Dunga

Iím sorry to hear and so glad youíre ok. Metal...

Iím sorry to hear and so glad youíre ok. Metal can be replaced. People donít pay attention on the road unfortunately.

If there is frame damage thereís a good chance itíll be totaled. There was a...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-11-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By Dunga

Very very nice. Interested in the stitched horn...

Very very nice. Interested in the stitched horn pad. Did you just order one that goes with the S class? Can you advise on cost?
Forum: W213 AMG
03-11-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,027
Posted By Dunga

That is cool. I havenít used a cable yet with my...

That is cool. I havenít used a cable yet with my iPhone as itís usually synced though Bluetooth but will try it next time Iím on the freeway. Definitely like the tech. The stereo is nice too for the...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-11-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,972
Posted By Dunga

Yeah the discount you got is incredible to be...

Yeah the discount you got is incredible to be honest but is flipping useless if they canít get you a car. What options and colors are you looking for? Maybe itís best to go after an existing build?...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-10-2019, 01:01 PM
Forum: W213 AMG
03-10-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Congrats on pulling the trigger. Did you test...

Congrats on pulling the trigger. Did you test drive your friendís E63? What color and options did you decide on?
Forum: W213 AMG
03-10-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,972
Posted By Dunga

My understanding is that Mercedes is artificially...

My understanding is that Mercedes is artificially limited production on those wagons. Shahul is a forum dealer and has a lot of info on allocations and how many actual changeable builds for the US...
03-09-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,315
Posted By Dunga

Took delivery last week and it was a car someone...

Took delivery last week and it was a car someone had ordered and walked from. 2019 E63S wagon diamond white on nut brown. The numbers on my trade made sense and I drove home with it. So far Iím...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-08-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 719
Posted By Dunga

Former Ď17 S7 owner here so if Vicís posts arenít...

Former Ď17 S7 owner here so if Vicís posts arenít enough I can provide my take too. Made the jump last week to a W213 E63S wagon.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-08-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 646
Posted By Dunga

So I just bought a 2019 E63S last week and bought...

So I just bought a 2019 E63S last week and bought the prepaid service for 4 years. The 2,000 mile rear axle oil change is include as the first ďrequiredĒ service in my prepaid plan. I can scan the...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-07-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,797
Posted By Dunga

Iím looking at November for laguna seca.

Iím looking at November for laguna seca.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-07-2019, 06:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,027
Posted By Dunga

Nice list. I didnít know those tricks with the...

Nice list. I didnít know those tricks with the paddle shifters. I just got my ride 10 days ago and oh my god is there so much tech youíre absolutely right. Iíve been busy with work but I did read the...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-06-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

If you luck out and find one with the right color...

If you luck out and find one with the right color and options thatís used, CPO is the way to go. Unfortunately the wagons especially are limited production from Mercedes which means you have to be...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-06-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Yes thatís true about all modern vehicles save...

Yes thatís true about all modern vehicles save for limited collectors examples. His 991 held on to its value a lot more than my C7 did though.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-06-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Ronin I gotta give it to OP. Something about a...

Ronin I gotta give it to OP. Something about a small sports car is different. I love my wagon and canít wait till break in is through, and this damn weather gives us a break but Iím not getting rid...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-06-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,797
Posted By Dunga

Having never done an AMG academy before, but with...

Having never done an AMG academy before, but with several track school days experience, plus corvette school ďRon FellowsĒ 3 day course, do you guys recommend I request an advanced or a pro course?...
03-05-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 48,982
Posted By Dunga

Iíve had that problem in the past with Safari on...

Iíve had that problem in the past with Safari on iPhone. Usually works when I reset the phone or use a desktop.
Forum: W213 AMG
03-04-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By Dunga

Hi, New owner here. Have the option and can...

Hi,

New owner here. Have the option and can confirm it gets pretty warm that I can feel it through several layers of clothing. I say try again and if you still canít feel it bring it to the...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-03-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 129,465
Posted By Dunga

All these pics are so so delicious! Canít wait to...

All these pics are so so delicious! Canít wait to start driving mine. I have an appointment in two weeks for a ceramic coat and full front clear bra. I drop her off then weíre leaving the country for...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-02-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

As a fellow corvette owner (mine is a Ď14...

As a fellow corvette owner (mine is a Ď14 stingray Z51), I can tell you the ride in the E63 is very similar to that of your dedicated sports car. Depending on where you live it may be a deal breaker...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-02-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,193
Posted By Dunga

Hi Bill, Youíve come to the right spot. Tell...

Hi Bill,

Youíve come to the right spot. Tell us more about your driving history. What do you currently have. Whatís important to you? The E63 is a beast of a car. Itís definitely not without itís...
Forum: W213 AMG
03-01-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,624
Posted By Dunga

Havenít heard of them either. Are they forged?...

Havenít heard of them either. Are they forged? Made in the US? They look good agreed!
Forum: W213 AMG
03-01-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By Dunga

Newbie here. There seems to be user profiles you...

Newbie here. There seems to be user profiles you save settings under. Not sure how large the hard drive is or if itíll get wiped with a battery replacement.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,040
Posted By Dunga

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/2e44ab10_06fa_4c6f_84a2_5a8e895a77fd_72ff9d2a051000e8d8f4c6981203d9b94c73ad5d.jpeg
Tobias Růmer
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By Dunga

Lol! Just drove mine home from the dealer...

Lol! Just drove mine home from the dealer yesterday. Unreal the amount of flexibility it affords you. We put in the summer wheels/tires, a large G Wagen toy, and had a ton of extra room. In a rocket...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

I figured. AMG does the best sound in the...

I figured. AMG does the best sound in the business. These are just my very early impressions. The M157 has a constant rumble even at low RPMs that I think is missing but it is a different engine with...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2019, 06:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

Thanks all. Everything went well and now sheís...

Thanks all. Everything went well and now sheís resting in the garage. Itís amazing how much you can fit in the back of these wagons. We put the entire set of summer wheels/tires, the toy G Wagen and...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-28-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By Dunga

During my delivery yesterday they showed a...

During my delivery yesterday they showed a similar trick, only instead of popping it in sport plus, he put in auxiliary mode, then pushed the exhaust button. Et voila.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,576
Posted By Dunga

lmao!!

lmao!!
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,576
Posted By Dunga

Yup. What they all said. Pops up on and off...

Yup. What they all said. Pops up on and off during my drive home from the dealer. Havenít experimented much but in my GLE63S putting it in sport or sport + disable auto stop start so I wonder if this...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

Very good thanks a lot!

Very good thanks a lot!
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/51990e32_8014_4622_95df_04ac05d4438e_71f78935e4e30b01ae0f1547303d6d113be2c8d8.jpeg

They threw in in another car for the little...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

link plz Michael? Iím at the dealer!! Giggity!!!

link plz Michael? Iím at the dealer!! Giggity!!!
Forum: W213 AMG
02-27-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

You should see the interior of the Audi. More...

You should see the interior of the Audi. More leather than a Bentley. But yeah Iím getting excited.

Any my tips for break in folks? I read a few threads and there seems to be no concesus other...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-26-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

Never driven those new cars. So going on reviews...

Never driven those new cars. So going on reviews and your guysí feedback it seems that the majority is pleased. There was no way I was going for a test drive on summer tires here north of the wall in...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-26-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,317
Posted By Dunga

Is it any different for MY19? I pick mine up...

Is it any different for MY19? I pick mine up tomorrow.
Forum: W213 AMG
02-26-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,350
Posted By Dunga

Taking the plunge!

I guess itís happening. The paperwork is done. Iím going tomorrow to pick this diamond white on nut brown car. A customer had ordered it and walked away. They made me a trade offer I couldnít turn...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-11-2019, 06:46 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 13,906
Posted By Dunga

Yeah thatís hardcore but I really wish lane laws...

Yeah thatís hardcore but I really wish lane laws were a thing here in the US. I know some States are better than others. We have the freeways and many times youíre stuck between a pickup truck and a...
Forum: W213 AMG
02-09-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 13,906
Posted By Dunga

Guys itís all Mercedes marketing. The one man one...

Guys itís all Mercedes marketing. The one man one engine stuff is marketing. The AMG enhanced is marketing. Ultimately the manufacturers realized they can make more money by badging and packaging...
Forum: W213 AMG
01-24-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,610
Posted By Dunga

Just be careful you really donít wanna ding up...

Just be careful you really donít wanna ding up your brand new shiny Mercedes. I live in Minnesota and right now itís a balmy -10 Fahrenheit so Iíd never drive summer compound in that. The...
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